EFI VUTEk GS5500LXr Pro with UltraDrop Technology

The most versatile five-metre printer

EFI VUTEk GS5500LXr Pro with UltraDrop Technology

Designed without compromise, the LED EFI™ VUTEk® GS5500LXr Pro printer with UltraDrop™ Technology offers the perfect combination of innovative technology and extraordinary performance to accelerate your success well into tomorrow.

The VUTEk GS5500LXr Pro delivers high-throughput performance and precise imaging thanks to its innovative and eco-friendly LED-curing technology and EFI’s 7pL greyscale UltraDrop Technology. And with EFI VUTEk GSLXr 3M™ SuperFlex UV Ink, you not only get an extended colour gamut and maximum reliability and performance with your VUTEk system, but also super flexibility for fleet and vehicle graphics, outdoor applications and more.
  • Eight colours plus optional white ink printing
  • UltraDrop™ Technology offers smaller drop sizes and more precise control with native 7pL print heads and true multidrop addressability in each dot position
  • High apparent resolution and high-definition quality with four-level greyscale and two ink density levels
  • Outstanding smoothness in shadows, gradients and transitions
  • Superb text quality with four-point text in both standard and knockout with fewer satellites and more clarity in all print modes
  • Industry-leading 3M™ MCS™ Warranty when printing with co-branded EFI and 3M™ UV inks on 3M™ flexible media¹
  • Single-pass, multi-layer print capability for even more profit opportunity
  • Increased uptime and productivity while reducing maintenance with instant on/off LED lamps
  • Lower operating costs with decreased power consumption, fewer consumable parts, and less waste with consistent colour output and simple operation
  • A greener printing solution to offer customers
  • Integration ready with EFI™ Web-to-Print and MIS/ERP solutions with native JDF connectivity

¹ The 3M™ MCS™ Warranty backs graphics printed with the EFI VUTEk GS5500LXr 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.
  • Eight colours plus optional white ink printing
  • Resolutions of true 600 dpi or 1000 dpi
  • Powerful LED-curing technology
  • Greyscale 7pL UltraDrop Technology
  • EFI™ VUTEk® GSLXr 3M™ SuperFlex UV Ink with 3M™ MCS™ Warranty¹
  • Orion operating system
  • Single-pass multilayer printing
  • Standard multi-queue on-demand functionality for multi-roll printing
  • Optional automated double-sided printing capability for banner and backlit applications
  • Fiery® proServer with Fiery® XF production RIP and colour management workflow
  • Bidirectional communication capability between the Fiery XF RIP and printer increases workflow efficiencies, job data collection, and enables seamless integration with EFI Web-to-Print and MIS/ERP solutions with native JDF connectivity
  • Enhanced Service Program (ESP) warranty for your printer, Fiery® proServer hardware and Fiery® XF software

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.

Media/Handling

  • Handles flexible substrates, heavy textiles and mesh up to 5.186 m wide, and .79–3.2 mm thick
  • Image width 5.19 m full bleed printing
  • Multiple-roll capability — up to three 152 cm wide rolls
  • Maximum media weight: 399 kg full width
  • Maximum roll diameter: 30 cm
  • Heavy-duty unwinder (HDU) and optional chiller for enhanced media-handling

Productivity

  • Best Quality Mode (1000 dpi, 8 colour, heavy smoothing) 28 m²/hr
  • POP Quality Mode (600 dpi/greyscale, 8 colour, heavy smoothing) 65 m²/hr
  • Banner Quality Mode (600 dpi/greyscale, Fast-4™, heavy smoothing) 130 m²/hr
  • Up to Speed (600 dpi/greyscale, Fast-4™, no smoothing) 260 m²/hr

Environmental Considerations

  • Compressed Air: 95 psi (6.7 kgf/cm²) minimum, 150 psi (10.5 kgf/cm²) maximum, at 4 cf/m (113 lpm) — dry air only (not included)
  • Fully-enclosed design for operator safety and environmental considerations
  • Temperature: 20° C to 30° C
  • Humidity: 30% to 80% (noncondensing)
  • Machine Weight: 5,813 kg
  • Height: 190.75 cm
  • Width: 869.59 cm
  • Depth: 250.34 cm
  • Balanced Electrical: 3 phase, 50/60 Hz, 70 amps (4 or 5 wire), delta 220 ±10%, 50A (Wye 400 ±10%, 50A)

EFI VUTEk GSLXr 3M™ SuperFlex UV Ink

  • Supplied in 5.0-litre containers in cyan, magenta, yellow, black, light cyan, light magenta, light yellow, light black and white
  • Flexible inks are water- and fade-resistant, contain virtually no volatile organic compounds (VOCs), are media independent and fast-drying, and reduce production time

EFI Fiery proServer

  • Optimised for use with the EFI Fiery proServer
  • Bidirectional communication capability between the Fiery XF RIP and printer allows back communication of audit information on every print job
  • Powerful production tools such as nesting, step and repeat, scaling, cropping and tiling
  • Advanced ICC colour management for reliable colour, quality output and proofing-quality colour

Enhanced Service Program (ESP)

  • EFI’s industry-leading service and support program for your printer, Fiery proServer hardware and Fiery XF software
  • Thirteen months of essential coverage, with 24-business hour (three-business day) response
  • Eligible for upgrade to:
    • Critical: providing eight-business hour (one-business day) response
    • ProActive: providing 16-business hour (two-business day) response
Banners
Banners
Billboards
Billboards
Exhibition Graphics
Exhibition Graphics
Floor Graphics
Floor Graphics
Retail POS
Retail POS
Backlit
Backlit
UV Day / Night
UV Day / Night
Soft Signage
Soft Signage
Wall Graphics
Wall Graphics
Window Graphics
Window Graphics

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