Max out your performance, efficiency and quality with the 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 analyzer* 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
  • 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
  • Production speed of 455 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
  • 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
    • Mobile operator station
    • Automatic backlit printing
    • Automatic blockout printing
    • Wrinkle analyser
    • ID backprint
    • Jumbo roll handling system
    • iPhone application
 
Printing Technology
Print 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
 
Print system
 
Media/Handling
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
Productivity
  • Production: up to 345 m2 per hour
  • Quick and easy media loading
 
Environmental Considerations
Compressed Air6 bar airflow of 7 litres/sec, dry and clean air only (not included)
Temperature20˚ C to 29˚ C
Humidity50% to 80% (non-condensing)
 
Electrical Specifications
Rated Voltage230 V
Rated Frequency50 Hz
Power Supply3 phase 32 Amp, Zero and Ground
 
Dimensions and Weight
Width688 cm
Height220 cm; with emergency light 250 cm
Depth155 cm
Weight4,400 kg; crated: 5,900 kg
 
Inks
Inks

EFI SuperRange LED inks

  • LED-curable UV inks
  • Small dot gain
  • Wide colour gamut
  • Environmental friendly
  • Superb durability
 
Softwares
 
Service Program
 
Others
File FormatsEPS, PS, TIFF, PDF, JPE
OthersRIP: Optimised for use with the EFI Fiery® proServer with Fiery XF production RIP and colour management workflow