Epson SureColor F2160 - DTG

SureColor F2160 - DTG

Large Format Printers

Faster Production. Less Waste.



SIZE  
Max Print Area 406x508mm (using optional Large Platen)
Form Factor Desktop
PRINT TECHNOLOGY
Print Head PrecisionCoreTM TFP
Print Modes Uni & Bi-directional
Configuration 360 nozzles x 10 lines
Max Resolution 1440 x 1440dpi
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 12pl
Features Fluff Collector
Automatic Head Wiping
Self-washing Capping System
Variable Sized Droplet Technology
INK SYSTEM  
Ink Family Epson Ultrachrome® DG
Ink Technology Direct To Garment
Ink Formulation All-Pigment
Loading Cartridge Based
Capacity 6 x 250 or 600ml CYMKW
1 x 700ml Cleaning
Configuration Options 4 Colour: CCYMMK + Cl
5 Colour: CYMKWW + Cl
Features Mist Extraction
Multi-stage filter
Automatic ink recirculation
PERFORMANCE
4 Colour Configuration High Speed: 9s
Production: 15 seconds
High Quality: 27 seconds
5 Colour Configuration Fast Production: 15s (Colour Only), 27s (White Only), 52s (White + Colour)
Production: 27s (Colour Only), 49s (White Only), 87s (White + Colour)
Quality: 50s (Colour Only), 111s (White Only), 171s (White + Colour)
Figures are based on print speed only and refer to an image sized 254x203mm printed in landscape orientation in nominated print modes using Epson Garment Creator. The printer supports a range of print modes to suit different workflow, application, and quality requirements (a limited selection of these are documented above); customers are recommended to check with their dealer on which mode is appropriate to their individual need and the consequential speed that can be achieved. It should be noted that actual print times will vary depending on a range of variables including the printer configuration, image size & type, print mode, software selection, PC specification, and networking configuration. It should also be noted that additional time will be required for garment pre-treatment, loading, flattening, unloading & fixing.
MEDIA SUPPORT  
Compatibile Material Designed for garments with a moderate to loose weave containing 50% or more cotton.
Can be used on a range of fabrics containing a mix of natural & man-made fibres including Polyester (contact Epson &/or an Epson Authorised Fabric dealer for further details)
Max Thickness & Weight 25mm, 1.5kg per item
Max Print Area Large Platen: 406 x 508mm
Standard & Medium Grooved Platen: 356 x 406mm
Small Platen: 254 x 305mm
Extra Small Platen: 178 x 203mm
Sleeve Platen: 102 x 102mm
OPERATION  
Features 2.5” Colour LCD
Warning Buzzer
Optical Height Sensor
Interface Rear High Speed USB 2.0 & Ethernet 100Base-T/1000Base-T
Front panel USB for file storage & uploading (FAT32 format)
Memory 512 MB Main + 128MB Network
Software Included on CD: Communications Driver, EpsonNet Setup, EpsonNet Config & EpsonNet Print (CD)
Web download: Epson Garment Creator* & Photoshop Plugin, Epson Edge Dashboard (DTG Edition)*, Epson Device Admin & Firmware Updater*
* Windows & Mac Compatible. All other applications are Windows only.
Additional software compatibility
ENVIRONMENTAL  
Operational Temp 10° to 35°
Operational Humidity 20 to 80% with no condensation
Power Supply 110 - 240 V, 50 Hz - 60 Hz AC, 0.7-0.4A
Recommended Install Space 1200mm W x 750mm H x 2000mm DA
Power Consumption 55W Operating, 10W Sleep
Operating Noise 44dB
PHYSICAL  
Dimensions & Weight 985 W x 490 H x 1,425mm D, 84Kg (Printer with Medium Platen, no ink)
Packaging 1209 W x 852 H x 1,594mm D, 145Kg (Main unit)
WHAT'S IN THE BOX  
Printer, Power Cord, Waste Ink Bottle, 1 x Standard Medium Platen, 1 x Standard Platen Grip Pad, 1 x Grip Pad Flattening Tool, 1 x Head Cleaning Kit, 1 x Maintenance Kit, 1 x Ink Initialisation/ Charging Unit, Set-Up Guide, Utility & User manual (CD)

Set of 250ml CMYK ink carts & 3 x Cleaning Carts

20L Cotton Pre-Treatment & 2 x 600ml White ink Carts additionally included with 5C configurations.
The ink supplied with the printer is sufficient to enable set-up, configuration and test printing; Epson recommends purchase of an additional cartridge set to enable full production. It is important to consider production needs and discuss these with your dealer prior to purchase and installation; once the machine has been set-up it is not possible to change the base configuration.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS  
A Personal Computer will be required for installation and operation of this printing system. When using the USB direct print function files must be processed through Garment Creator first.

Designed to operate with a low-mid range PC or Macintosh with 1GB or more memory & 32GB or more storage, Mac OS 10.1 or higher / Win 7 32/64bit or higher. Web access will be required during installation and a CD-ROM drive is recommended for software/manual loading (also available via download).

A 3rd party Heat Press with adjustable temperature, pressure and timer will be required. Presses can be sourced from a number of suppliers in various sizes and formats.

Use of white ink and output on fabric a high level of polyester, rayon or other man-made fibres requires material to be pre-treated prior to printing. Pre-treatment liquid can be applied manually (roller or spray) however for optimum results a pre-treatment machine is recommended.
CONFIGURATION OPTIONS
SCF2160D1Y 4C Configuration with 1Yr On-Site Warranty
SCF2160D3Y 4C Configuration with 1Yr Wty + 2Yr CoverPlus (3Yrs Total Cover)
SCF2160W1Y 5C Configuration with 1Yr On-Site Warranty
SCF2160W3Y 5C Configuration with 1Yr Wty + 2Yr CoverPlus (3Yrs Total Cover)
ACCESSORIES & OPTIONS
C12C933921 Large Platen
C12C933931 Standard Platen (1 supplied with each printer)
C12C933961 Grooved Platen (for shirts with buttons or a zipper)
C12C933941 Small Platen
C12C933951 Extra Small Platen
C12C933971 Sleeve Platen
C12C934151 Grip Pad Tool (1 supplied with each printer)
INSTALLATION, OPERATION & SUPPORT  
After sales support is co-ordinated via Epson's authorised dealer network. In the situation where a hardware repair is required this will be organised by your dealer and provided by Epson free on-site within metro locations (regional locations will attract additional charges).

A comprehensive 1 year warranty provides cover on all non-consumable parts (including print heads) up to their maximum rated life. It is provided conditional on the use of correct and Genuine Epson ink, appropriate cleaning and maintenance (per the user guide & as advised by Epson from time to time), following of the documented run-down process should a printer not be used for an extended period, regular cartridge agitation & timely consumption, operation with correct platen height setting, garment preparation, pre-treatment and flattening. For full details on conditions and terms, please refer to warranty section of this web site.

Cover can be extended up to a maximum of 3 years on-site through purchase of optional CoverPlus. CoverPlus adds additional premium service response and cover for parts which reach end of life during the coverage period and initial 1 year warranty. CoverPlus can be purchased with the printer or up to a maximum of 365 days after.
   

Usage Conditions
Epson products are designed to give highly reliable use and long life when used according to specifications. With any product or device used in situations where human life may be involved or at risk, Epson advises that you should take all necessary steps to ensure the suitability of your Epson product for inclusion in your system, and recommends that you include fail-safe procedures and redundancy support or backup equipment in your system, to maintain the maximum safety margin and optimum system reliability. Examples include but are not limited to – do not interfere with any electrical components within the device,do not use items supplied with the product for purposes other than as intended by Epson (ie mains cords, inks, CDs, plastic wrapping), do not make modifications to the product, take care with the use of 3rd party consumables, consult Epson if you have any questions or concerns.