Epson SureColor F6000 - 44"

SureColor F6000 - 44

Large Format Printers

Customised Sportswear, Soft Signage and Merchandise Production



SIZE  
Max Media Width 44 inch (1118mm) wide
PRINT TECHNOLOGY
Print Head 10 channel PrecisionCore™ TFP with VSDT
Print Modes Uni & Bi-directional
Nozzle Configuration 360 x 2 per colour
Maximum Resolution 720 x 1440dpi
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 5.3pl
INK SYSTEM  
Family Epson Ultrachrome® DS
Type Dye Sublimation
Colours C+Y+M+K
Supply 4 x 1.5L Continuous Ink Supply System (CISS)
Refills

1L packs (shipped in individual colour cartons of six packs)

PERFORMANCE
Draft 63.4m2/hr 720 x 360dpi 1 pass
High Speed 30.2m2/hr 720 x 720dpi 2 pass
Production 1 22.7m2/hr 720 x 720 3 pass
Production 2 15.8m2/hr 720 x 720 4 pass
High Quality 11.2m2/hr 1440 x 720 6 pass
Max Quality 8.3m2/hr 1440 x 720 8 pass
Times shown for 44" wide output. Print speeds are engine only with total throughput time dependant on workflow configuration, paper type, RIP, file format & size, print resolution, ink coverage, networking, and other factors.
MEDIA SUPPORT  
Format Single roll, 2" core (103mm max diam) or 3" core (150mm max diameter)
Thickness 0.08-0.5mm (75gsm or greater)
Width 254-1118mm
Margins 3mm top, bottom, left & right
Loading Spindle-less, single operator front mounting
Cutter Inbuilt high-precision rotary mechanism with auto & manual operation
OPERATION  
Control Panel 2.5” Colour LCD
Interface High Speed USB 2.0 & Ethernet 100Base-T/1000Base-T
Included Software Windows Communications Driver, Epson LFP RemotePanel2, EpsonNet Setup, EpsonNet Config., EpsonNet Print, Ergosoft Sublimation Standard or Professional (Epson Edition)...Additional software compatibility Info
Memory 512 MB Main + 128MB Network
ENVIRONMENTAL  
Operational Temp 15° to 35° C (15-25° C recommended)
Operational Humidity 20 to 80% with no condensation (40-60% recommended)
Power Supply 110 - 240 V, 50 Hz - 60 Hz AC, 0.5-1A
Power Consumption 65W Operating, 3W Sleep
Operating Noise 55.1dB
PHYSICAL  
Printer Dimensions (WxHxD) & Weight 1608 x 1128 x 917mm, 90kg (with CISS, no ink)
Packaging (Main Unit) 1978 x 816 x 1051, 135kg
WHAT'S IN THE BOX  
Printer, Stand, Power Cord, Continuous Ink Supply System, 4 x 1L Ink packs, 1 x 44" Roll of Epson Transfer Media, 2 x Maintenance Tanks, Installation/Safety manual, Utility & User manual (CD), Ergosoft RIP software (choice of Standard or Professional Epson Editions) & Warranty Info.

Ergosoft TexPrint is one of the world’s premier solutions for dye sublimation work. The software features an advanced RIP engine with precision colour management. The Epson Sublimation Edition has been configured specially for the SureColor-F series with custom drivers and features normally only available as optional add-ons. The F6000 ships with a choice of Standard or Professional configurations. The Standard configuration is designed for flexible high-quality ad-hoc work. It includes features such as Tiling & Shrinkage Correction, no-gap Repeat Printing, Custom Linearization, Automatic Colour Replacement, Image add-ons, Position Templates & Image Pre-sets. The Professional configuration is designed for premium and high volume work. It includes all the feature of the Standard package with additional Colour Profiling, Job Costing, Proofing, Ticketing, Quality tracking, Step & Repeat printing, and Hot Folder batch processing.

Note: One maintenance tank and 30-50% of the ink may be used during installation & set-up. It is recommended that an additional maintenance tank and full set of ink be ordered at the time of purchase. The independent sourcing of appropriate transfer equipment will be required and a heater/blower system may be advisable depending on the operational environment - please consult your dealer for details and options.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS  
A Personal Computer will be required for installation and operation of this printing system. The PC should have an Intel Core i3 /AMD Phenom 2 or faster processor (i5 or greater with separate GPU recommended), 8GB or more memory, a 250GB or larger HDD (1TB recommended), running Windows Vista 32bit or greater (Win 7 64bit/Win 8 recommended). A DVD drive with +/-RW read support and a network with external Web access will be required for installation.

This printer does not incorporate a media output heater. High speed operation may require an external heater/ blower unit be employed. The typical operational environment for this printer will require a table for transfer output and material alignment. A sheet based transfer press of appropriate size and specification will be required for sublimation along with appropriate moldings to suit the material/ merchandise onto which the transfer is to be applied. Please speak with your dealer for recommendations

For optimum performance it is recommended that 1000Base-T Ethernet networking be employed. High speed web access and an off-line storage facility with DVD+/-RW write support is also recommended.

The ErgoSoft RIP software included with this printer includes support for Postscript II/III, PDF (X-3), EPS, AI TIFF, BMP, PNG & JPEG file formats.
CONFIGURATION OPTIONS
SCF6000AS1Y Installed with 1Yr Wty, on-site service, and Sublimation Standard Edition s/w
SCF6000AS3Y Installed with 1Yr Wty, 2Yr Service Pack, on-site service, and Sublimation Standard Edition s/w
SCF6000AP1Y Installed with 1Yr Wty, on-site service, and Sublimation Professional Edition s/w
SCF6000AP3Y Installed with 1Yr Wty, 2Yr Service Pack, on-site service, and Sublimation Professional Edition s/w
ACCESSORIES & OPTIONS
1YWF6000 Optional 1Yr On-Site Service Pack
2YWF6000 Optional 2Yr On-Site Service Pack (included with SCF6000AS3Y & SCF6000AP3Y)
C12C811391 Additional Roll Media Adapter set
C13S902006 Replacement Auto Cutter Blade
C13T619300 Replacement Maintenance Tank
INSTALLATION & SUPPORT  
Delivery, installation and after-sales service is co-ordinated by Epson in conjunction with our Authorised Reseller network. This service is provided free of charge conditional on a number of factors that include physical location, access and the operational environment.

Our service does not cover any work &/or costs associated with connection to the electrical supply, building alterations, or room refurbishments. Regional locations and installations which are not ground floor, have difficult access, and/or limited parking for delivery/ set-up/ support teams may attract additional charges. It should be noted that the packaging for this product is large and bulky; customers are requested to check all aspects related to delivery prior to ordering including doors & access routes. Should issues be encountered during delivery then additional charges may be applied.

Important: Installation, service and warranty cover may be restricted or denied when equipment is used outside of specification &/or with non-Epson consumables. Please refer to the warranty section of this web site for details and contact Epson Australia or one of our Authorised Resellers if you have questions or issues.
   

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.