EFI VUTEk 3r

Large format 3m LED roll-to-roll printer

EFI VUTEk 3r

As a high-volume printer, you live or die on productivity, versatility and quality. Now you can take it to the max with EFI™ VUTEk® 3r. It is the most technically advanced three-metre LED roll-to-roll printer on the market. One maxed-out platform that offers the highest image quality at the highest rated throughput speeds along with the highest range of options to give you the lowest total cost of ownership.

Maxed-out speed and quality
  • Up to 345 m2 per hour
  • Seven picolitre UltraDrop™ Technology for high-definition image quality, with superb transitions, vignettes, skin tones, and shadows
  • True resolution up to 1200 dpi
  • Precise and sharp four-point text
Maximum cool
  • Powerful LED curing technology and all of its cost saving and environmental benefits
Versatile options to the max
  • White printing with a variety of white printing modes, up to five layers
  • Inline finishing system for all-in-one printing, slitting, and collecting
  • Vacuum plate for printing on thin sheets and rigid media in a selection of sizes
  • Automatic backlit printing
  • Automatic blockout printing
  • ID Backprint for printing customer information on the back side of the media
  • Jumbo roll handling system for large rolls up to 750 kg
Maximum usability
  • Versatile media handling capabilities to support a variety of flexible and rigid media
  • Carriage height adjustment and wrinkle analyser* to avoid head strikes
  • Mobile operator station with touch screen for maximum convenience
  • iPhone application* for remote printer tracking
Maxed-out value
  • High ink efficiency
  • Industry-leading 3M™ MCS™ Warranty when printing with co-branded EFI and 3M™ UV inks on 3M™ flexible media¹
  • Unique roll loader for up to 300% better media utilisation — only 40 cm of wasted material on every roll loading
  • Media Saving Wizard indicates remaining media length on each roll, for revolutionary media stock management

* Optional
¹ The 3M™ MCS™ Warranty backs graphics printed with the EFI VUTEk 3r printer on select 3M flexible media and printed and applied according to 3M Product and Instruction Bulletins. This warranty lasts up to five years on EFI co-branded inks that have a shelf life of 15 months.

CMYUK Premium Service includes:
  • EFI proServer with Fiery XF RIP
  • Free delivery and haulage / offload
  • Full installation
  • On-site printer operator and RIP training with our EFI FOGRA certified engineers
  • Free unlimited update training at our Shrewsbury training centre
  • Full set of inks
  • 12 months parts and labour warranty.
  • Production speed of 345 m2/per hour
  • Native 7 pL UltraDrop Technology
  • Colours: C, M, Y, K; optional: LC, LM, LK, white
  • Cool LED curing technology
  • Resolution up to true 1200 dpi
  • High-definition image quality and superb transitions, vignettes, skin tones, and shadows
  • Precise and sharp four point size text
  • EFI™ VUTEk 3r 3M™ SuperRange UV Ink with 3M™ MCS™ Warranty¹
  • Versatile media handling capabilities to support a variety of flexible and rigid media
  • Single-operator loading system
  • Ink-saving modes
  • Carriage height adjustment and optional wrinkle analyser
  • Supports a rich collection of optional features that turn the VUTEk 3r into an all-in-one multi-purpose printer, including:
    • Inline finishing for all-in-one printing, trimming and collecting
    • Vacuum plate for printing on thin sheets and rigid media in a selection of sizes
    • Automatic backlit printing
    • Automatic blockout printing
    • Wrinkle analyser
    • ID backprint
    • Jumbo roll handling system
    • iPhone application

¹ The 3M™ MCS™ Warranty backs graphics printed with 3M™ co-branded ink and select 3M™ flexible media, printed and applied according to 3M™ product and instruction bulletins. See www.3Mgraphics.com/warranties to register and for more details.

Printing technology
  • Piezo drop-on-demand inkjet technology
  • Advanced print heads with inherent 7 pL drop size
  • Up to 1200 dpi true resolution
  • Colours: C, M, Y, K; optional: LC, LM, LK, white

Media/Handling
  • Handles a wide variety of flexible and rigid substrates
  • Max printing width up to 350 cm
  • Roll-to-roll, free-fall and multi-roll (2 rolls of 1.6 m)
  • 300% better media utilisation — only 40 cm wasted on each roll loading
  • Optional Vacuum Plate for thin sheets and rigid media up to 11 mm thick
  • Optional Jumbo-roll handling system enables working with large media rolls up to 750 kg for continuous, unattended work

Productivity
  • Production: up to 345 m2 per hour
  • Quick and easy media loading

EFI™ 3M™ SuperRange XF Inks
  • LED-curable UV inks
  • Small dot gain
  • Wide colour gamut
  • Environmental friendly
  • Superb durability

Environmental considerations
  • Compressed air: 6 bar airflow of 7 litres/sec, dry and clean air only (not included)
  • Operating temperature: 20˚ C to 29˚ C
  • Humidity: 50% to 80% (non-condensing)
  • Machine weight:  4,400 kg; crated: 5,900 kg
  • Height: 220 cm; with emergency light 250 cm
  • Width: 688 cm
  • Depth: 155 cm
  • Electrical: 230 V / 50 Hz / 3 phase 32 Amp, Zero and Ground
  • Chiller: Cooling capacity 3.6 kW – required for LED UV curing (not included)

Other
  • RIP: Optimised for use with the EFI Fiery® proServer with Fiery XF production RIP and colour management workflow
  • File formats: EPS, PS, TIFF, PDF, JPEG
Banners
Banners
Billboards
Billboards
Exhibition Graphics
Exhibition Graphics
Floor Graphics
Floor Graphics
Retail POS
Retail POS
Truckside Curtains
Truckside Curtains
Backlit
Backlit
UV Day / Night
UV Day / Night
Soft Signage
Soft Signage
Wall Graphics
Wall Graphics
Window Graphics
Window Graphics

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