Inkjet CAD/Technical Plotters
Inkjet plotters are the most common type of plotter - they are generally available at a low cost, and feature the ability to print in color without any loss of quality. Technical inkjet plotters typically feature a tri-tonal ink system for color printing. Many of these types of plotters also have multiple types of black-ink cartridges in order to handle documents where black lines are prominent in the images. Although capable of printing color prints, these printers are designed for simple color representation.
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17/24 Inch Inkjet CAD/Technical Plotters
Epson SureColor T3270
The Epson SureColor T3270 Inkjet Printer is a large format color plotter capable of producing precise technical drawings, graphic posters and retail signage at high speeds. The T3270 features the fastest print speeds in its class at only 25 seconds for a presentation quality D-size plot, print speeds up to 660 square feet per hour and color scan speeds up to 6 inches per second. Professional media handling from plain paper up to 1.5mm thick poster board.
The T3270 also features a horizontal catch basket for neatly stacked printed output of different sizes and paper types, as well as a high-capacity ink system capable of holding up to 700 ml for low printing costs.
The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF510 is a large format printer that provides for the easy production of photographs and documents up to 17" wide. This professional printer uses four vibrant, colorfast dye inks (CMYK) and two channels of pigment-based Matte Black to create striking full-bleed posters, clear text, and crisp line drawings, ideal for use for individual or small user groups. The included drivers and built-in features allow easy photo printing from digital cameras, simplified page setup options, and expanded color settings to provide a user-friendly, efficient printing system. Professional large format photos, posters and documents are readily created for a wide variety of uses including, office presentations, trade shows, retail signage, and more.
The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF610 24" large format printer utilizes a six-ink system to produce high-quality posters, clear text and clean line drawings. The iPF610 runs on a five-color system with four dye-based inks (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black) and one pigment ink (Matte Black). The high-density print head has over 15,000 nozzles which simultaneously deposit ultra small ink drops uniformly across the print surface.
Canon's new imagePROGRAF670 replaces it's previous entry-level desktop plotter - the Canon iPF605. The new iPF670 is a low-cost 24" color plotter designed for low-volume printing. It is well-suited for a variety of applications including posters, line drawings, CAD and technical documents, presentations and more.
Canon's new IPF670E is a masterful entry-level desktop plotter. The new iPF670 is the lowest-cost 24" color plotter designed for low-volume printing. It is well-suited for a variety of applications including posters, line drawings, CAD and technical documents, presentations and more.
Canon iPF680 / iPF685
The 24" imagePROGRAF iPF680 and iPF685 are ideal large format printing solutions for users in education or office markets. It's compact design allows for ease of use in any space. The plotters are well-suited for printing technical documents, presentations, posters, signs and more. It is a five-color system with four dye-based inks (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black) and one pigment ink (Matte Black).
HP Designjet T120e
The HP Designjet T120e 24" is a compact, easy-to-use plotter, capable of printing a wide variety of documents up to 24 inches wide. The T120e features integrated network connectivity, meaning that a computer is not required to operate the device. The printer has a 4.3-inch touch screen, which simplifies printing to a single button press.
HP Designjet T520e 24-in
The HP Designjet T520e 24" plotter is smaller version of HP's T520 ePrinter. With Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black dye-based inks, the plotter offers sharp, true color prints of CAD designs, maps, photos, presentations and more.
HP Designjet T790ps
The HP Designjet T790 24" ePrinter is a 24" plotter which allows the operator to print TIFF and JPEG files directly from the device, using the touch screen or a USB thumb drive - no need for a computer! The PostScript version of the HP Designjet T790 allows users to also print PDFs using the touch screen or a USB thumb drive. The T790ps is lighting quick, capable of plotting D-size line drawings in 32 seconds when printing in economy mode.
Epson SureColor T5270 / T5270D
The Epson SureColor T5270 Inkjet Printer is Epson's 36" color plotter. The T5270 is Epson's flagship 36" device, capable of producing precise technical drawings, graphic posters and retail signage at high speeds. This plotter comes standard with Epson's PrecisionCore TFP print head and features professional media handling, from plain paper up to 1.5mm thick poster board. The included horizontal catch basket alllows for neatly stacked printed output of different sizes and paper types. The T5270 also features a high-capacity ink system with up to 700ml cartridges for longer print runs.
The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF770 is Canon's newest 36-inch printer, designed for low-volume printing. The iPF770 produces full-bleed posters, text documents, and line drawings. It has four dye-based inks - Cyan, Yellow, Magenta and Black - and one pigment-based ink - Matte Black. An economy print mode helps minimize ink usage, media waste and maintenance costs. The imagePROGRAF Print Utility lets users print PDF files wirelessly directly from an iPad (iOS-based app required on iPad).
Canon iPF780 / iPF785
The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF780 and iPF785 are part of Canon's 5-color printer family. Both the iPF780 and 785 are 36" large format printers, and feature a flat stacker/basket that holds up to 20 D-size documents to organize prints and keep them flat. The sub-ink systems allows for continuous printing, allowing the operator to replace ink tanks without interrupting a print job. The five ink system includes dye-based Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black and pigment-based Matte Black.
A new interface lock system boosts security functions on the plotter by offering an option for administrative control. This option can restrict usage to the printer. The iPF785 has 250GB hard drive, 32GB printer memory and a disk erase feature. The disk erase feature completely erases data sent to the hard drive, allowing the device to comply with U.S. Department of Defense requirements (DoD5220.22-M).
HP Designjet T520e 36-in
The HP Designjet T520e 36" plotter is HP's larger version of it's HP Designjet T520e plotter. The printer has four ink colors - Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black - which collectively operate to create sharp, accurate color prints of CAD designs, maps, photos, presentations and more. In economy mode, the plotter can print up to 70-D size line drawings per hour, averaging out to roughly one print every 35 seconds.
HP Designjet T730e 36-in
The HP Designjet T730e 36" plotter is a smart investment for small businesses. This workhorse produces prints 3 times faster than previous HP models. The T730e delivers D/A1-size prints in 25 seconds. The automatic sheet feeder/tray can also help you cut waste by 50% by printing at half scale.
HP Designjet T930
The HP Designjet T930 Printer is a 36 inch printer. It features a stacking tray, a flat surface for checking printouts and the ability to monitor media rolls and printer status through the touch screen. D-size line drawings print out in 21 seconds in economy mode, allowing the operator to print up to 120 D-size line drawings per hour.
Epson SureColor T7270 / T7270D
The Epson SureColor T7270 Inkjet Printer is Epson's largest of its SureColor T series plotters. At 44" wide, it is capable of producing precise technical drawings, graphic posters and retail signage at high speeds.
Canon ImagePROGRAPH Pro-4000 Photo Printer
This 44-inch imagePROGRAF PRO-4000 printer is high-graphics 11 color printer designed to exceed expectations for image quality and color consistency in a large format printer. The use of new a 1.28-inch wide 12-channel integrated compact print head, LUCIA PRO ink set plus Chroma Optimizer, a high-precision mechanical platform and the L-COA PRO high-speed image processing engine achieves a balance between high-speed printing and exceptional print quality.
Loading media on a Canon larger format printer has never been easier. Simply set the roll holder in the printer, rotate the roll holder handles and let the media automatically feed into the printer. No need to touch the paper; decreasing the risk of creasing and blemishes.
PDF and JPEG files can be directly printed on the imagePROGRAF PRO-4000 from a USB thumb drive. Simply input the thumb drive into the USB port on the printer, preview the image on the operation panel, and print! Fast and easy printing without the use of a computer.
The large 3.5" color LCD touch panel makes it easy to view printer information as well as perform simple operations.
The optional dual purpose Multi-Function Roll can act as a two roll media system during the day when production is high and become a bi-directional Take-up unit at night when large, unattended prints are running.
The new LUCIA PRO ink set adopts newly formulated 11-color pigment inks and a Chroma Optimizer. This system helps you achieve fantastic color reproduction, image clarity, and enhanced darker areas. It faithfully reproduces colors and dark areas crucial for printing works of art. The blue and magenta inks will help recreate the finest details when printing nightscapes and sunsets. A first for the Canon large format printers is the addition of a Chroma Optimizer. Used when printing on glossy and semi-glossy paper, this acts as a clear coat, improving color performance and gloss characteristics enriching the dark areas of a print. This new ink set helps: Enhance gloss uniformity, improve scratch resistance, enhance dark area reproduction, reduce graininess.
Canon ImagePROGRAPH Pro-4000s
The imagePROGRAF Pro-4000S 40" printer features eight colors delivered through a 12-channel integrated print-head to produce high-quality prints at high speeds. The sub-ink tank system allows for on-the-fly ink replacement to help ensure long, uninterrupted print runs. The iPF Pro-4000S is a good fit for commercial photography advertisements, retail signage and proofs.
Canon iPF850 / iPF840 / iPF830
Canon's imagePROGRAF iPF850 / iPF840 / iPF830 printers are Canon's newest 44" inkjet printer. Especially designed for high-volume printing at an affordable price. These 44" large-format printers are well-suited for manufacturing, engineering, construction and reprographic firms. The introduction of the high-capacity stacker (850 model) coupled with the reformulated magenta ink, Gigabit Ethernet compatibility, and Two Media Roll System (850 & 840 models), produce incredibly detailed linework, while maintaining the speed and functionality you would expect from an imagePROGRAF large-format printer. With a 320 gigabyte hard drive and Sub-Ink tank system, these printers can fit seamlessly into virtually any high-volume, inkjet workflow. The 5-color inkset is available in individual packages of 330ml or 700ml tanks, allowing users to print longer before needing to replace the ink tanks. Sub-Ink tanks also mean that users can replace inks on the fly without interrupting the print operation.
HP Designjet T7100
HP's Designjet T7100 offers high-speed, low-cost printing, featuring hardware capable of printing monochrome CAD drawings at the same price point as most LED prints. The T7100 produces high-quality color documents using 6 inks - dye-based Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Gray, Dark Gray and pigment-based Matte Black. In economy mode, the T7100 can print 165 D-size line drawings per hour.
HP Designjet T795e
The HP Designjet T795 44" ePrinter features fast file processing, and also offers the ability to have long runs of unattended printing. The T795 is capable of printing TIFF and JPEG files directly from the printer using the touch screen or a USB thumb drive without the need of a computer. The PostScript upgrade allows users to also print PDFs using the touch screen or a USB thumb drive and also adds 160 GB hard disk memory. This lightning-quick device can print D-size line drawings in 28 seconds when printing in economy mode.
HP Designjet T1300ps
Well-suited for GIS, the HP Designjet T1300 PostScript ePrinter is a two-roll 44" wide printer. With print speeds of 28 seconds per page for D-size line drawings in economy mode, users can print up to 103 line drawings per hour. Full-color images print out at 445 feet per hour in fast printing mode on coated media and 33.3 feet per hour in best mode on gloss media.
Canon ImagePROGRAPH Pro-6000s
The imagePROGRAF Pro-6000S 60" printer features eight colors delivered through a 12-channel integrated print-head to produce high-quality prints at high speeds. The sub-ink tank system allows for on-the-fly ink replacement to help ensure long, uninterrupted print runs. The iPF Pro-6000 is a good fit for commercial photography advertisements, retail signage and proofs.
The imagePROGRAF 9400 60" printer features 12 color Lucia EX Ink set delivering through a 12-channel print-head to produce high-quality prints at high speeds. The sub-ink tank system allows for on-the-fly ink replacement to help ensure long, uninterrupted print runs. The iPF 9400 is a good fit for commercial photography advertisements, retail signage and proofs.
A new multi-sensor has been added into this model for improved density detection accuracy over previous printers. The printing process for printing on glossy and proofing paper is now optimized for faster output while maintaining high print quality. The fast print mode produces 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution while reducing ink costs by 10 to 20 percent. The accounting manager feature tracks job data and calculates printing costs to help track expenses and manage print costs.