EFI VUTEk D5r

Overview

Free your Design
There’s a reason we call this superwide roll-to-roll printer the D5r.That’s because everything about the EFI VUTEk D Series is designed to support your designs. In fact, they’re the most advanced mid-range roll-to-roll printers on the market—created especially for the industrial printing demands of high-quality, volume producers like you.
Do you have design plans on a new roll-to-roll printer for your shop?
Then go for the new the EFI VUTEk D5r. Better by design. Better for design.
Get your design on with these capabilities
  • Tremendous application range—from indoor, closely-viewed graphics to fleet graphics, car wraps and truck-side curtains
  • Both white and clear ink—together—for premium applications
    • Multi-layer printing 
    • Advanced white printing modes
    • Clear ink – glossy and matte coating modes, selective and full flood, clear protective coating
  • Native 7 pL UltraDrop Technology
  • True 1200 dpi resolution
  • Ultra-high definition print modes
  • Value-added options, such as inline cutting and slitting, automatic double-sided printing, media handling accessories, and more 
  • Fiery proServer SE digital front end (DFE)

Features

  • Up to 2,626 ft2 (244 m2) per hour
  • 4 colors plus optional white and optional clear ink – together
  • UltraDrop™ Technology with native 7 pL printheads with true multi-drop addressability for high-definition image quality, outstanding smoothness in shadows, gradients, and transitions, and precise and sharp 3-point size text
  • True resolution up to 1200 dpi
  • Ultra-high definition print modes
  • EFI’s industry-leading LED curing technology and all its cost savings and environmental benefits
  • EFI™ VUTEk D3r 3M™ SuperRange UV Ink with 3M™ MCS™ Warranty¹
  • EFI SuperFlex inks for car wrapping and fleet graphics
  • Versatile media handling capabilities to support a variety of flexible media
  • Carriage height adjustment and wrinkle analyzer to avoid head strikes
  • Mobile operator station with touch screen for maximum convenience
  • Supports a rich collection of Optional features and software that turn the EFI VUTEk D5r into an all-in-one multi-purpose printer, including:
    • Inline x-cutter
    • Inline Y-slitters
    • White ink
    • Clear ink for full flood or selective print enhancement and for 3-year outdoor and abrasion protection
    • Automatic backlit printing
    • Automatic blockout printing
    • ID backprint
    • Sheet Collector
    • Roll & Tape
    • Super Duty Loader
    • Media Spreaders
    • Motorised Winders
    • Software productivity pack
    • iPhone application
    • Vacuum plate for printing on thin sheets and rigid media in a selection of sizes (factory installed only)

Specifications

Printing technology

  • Piezo drop-on-demand inkjet technology
  • Print heads with inherent 7 pL drop size
  • Up to 1200 dpi true resolution
  • Colors: C, M, Y, K. Optional white and clear ink

Media/Handling

  • Handles a wide variety of flexible and rigid substrates up to 198 in (520 cm) max printing width
  • Roll-to-roll, free-fall, and multi-roll (3 rolls of 63 in/1.6 m)
  • 300% better media utilization — only 15.7 in (40 cm) is wasted on each roll loading
  • Optional Super Duty Winder enables working with large media rolls up to 1,653 lbs (750 kg) for continuous, unattended work
  • Optional Motorized Winders for precise media collection
  • Optional Vacuum Plate for thin sheets and rigid media up to 0.43 in (11 mm) thick (factory installed only)

Productivity

  • Production: up to 2,799 ft2 (285 m2) per hour
  • Quick and easy media loading
  • Fast roll-to-roll flatbed switching
  • Easy loading and printing in roll-to-roll mode

Genuine EFI Inks

  • EFI – 3M™ SuperRange XF Inks
    • Environmentally friendly, LED-curable UV inks
    • Small dot gain and wide color gamut
    • Superb durability
  • EFI SuperFlex Inks for car wrapping and fleet graphics

Clear Protective Coating

  • Printed inline, simultaneously with the image, without slowing production speed
  • Full flood or selective
  • Provides 3-years outdoor protection against:
    • Abrasion and scratching
    • Chemicals, such as detergents, gasoline, and IPA
    • Weather damage
    • Air pollution
    • UV fading/yellowing
  • Saves time compared to separate offline coating systems

Environmental considerations

  • Compressed air: 95 psi (6.5 bar) airflow of 4 cf/m (110 L/min), dry and clean air only (not included)
  • Operating temperature: 68 °F to 86 °F (20 °C to 30 °C)
  • Humidity:
    – Standard range: 30% – 80% (non condensing)
    – Optimal range: 50% – 80% (non condensing)
  • Machine weight: 13,007 lbs (5,900 kg); crated — 14,109 lbs (6,400 kg)
  • Height: 82 in (210 cm)
  • Width: 322 in (820 cm)
  • Depth: 53 in (135 cm)
  • Electrical: 230/380 VAC 3 Phase +N + PE 32 Amp 50/60 Hz
    – Printing consumption: 1.8 kW, Peak consumption: 5.7 kW
  • Chiller: Cooling capacity 4.6 kW – required for LED UV curing (included)

Fiery digital front end