Profit from production printing and lower costs

Upgrade to UV roll-to-roll productivity at true 1000 dpi while lowering costs on more substrates with the 3.2-meter EFI™ VUTEk® GS3250r printer.

The EFI™ VUTEk® GS3250r replaces older large-format solvent printers with six-color, true 600 or 1000 dpi print capability, increased production speeds, and lower costs on a wide range of substrates.

  • Capture higher-volume premium-margin jobs with high-quality output up to 1200 ft²/hr (111 m²/hr)
  • Corner the distant viewed market with outdoor output up to 1600 ft²/hr (149 m²/hr)
  • Run multiple jobs at once with multi-queue on-demand functionality
  • Add the optional heavy-duty unwinder (HDU) for constant and even advancement in difficult media handling situations
  • Add capability with the automated double-sided printing option for simple and accurate registration
  • Increase your application and substrate range with flexible co-branded EFI and 3M Premium UV ink
  • Offer printed output backed by the 3M™ MCS™ Warranty when combined with 3M material*
  • Receive audit information on every print job with bi-directional communication between the Fiery® XF RIP and VUTEk system.
  • Optimize business processes with seamless printer integration to EFI Web-to-Print and MIS solutions with native JDF connectivity.

*The 3M™ MCS™ Warranty backs graphics printed with the EFI VUTEk GS3250r 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.

  • Six colors and dual resolution for true 600 dpi or 1,000 dpi
  • Standard multi-queue on-demand functionality for multi-roll printing
  • Optional double-sided printing capability
  • Flexible co-branded EFI and 3M™ Premium UV ink
  • Platen chiller for utmost control of platen temperature
  • Fiery® proServer with Fiery XF production RIP and color 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
Printing Technology
Print system
Media/Handling
Media/Handling
  • Handles flexible substrates up to 126.5 in. (3.2 m) wide, and .031–.125 in. (.79–3.2 mm) thick
  • Multiple-roll capability — up to two 60 in. (152 cm)-wide rolls
  • Heavy-duty unwinder option for enhanced media handling
Productivity
Productivity
  • Best Quality Mode (1000 dpi, 6 color, heavy smoothing) 525 ft²/hr (49 m²/hr)
  • POP Quality Mode (600 dpi, 6 color, light smoothing) 1,600 ft²/hr (149 m²/hr)
  • Up to Speed (600 dpi/grayscale, no smoothing) 2,250 ft²/hr (209 m²/hr)
Environmental Considerations
Compressed Air95–150 psi maximum at 4 cf/m—dry air only (not included)
Temperature68° F to 80° F (20° C to 30° C)
Humidity30% to 80% (noncondensing)
DesignFully enclosed design for operator safety and environmental considerations
Electrical Specifications
Rated Voltage208 or 440-480 AC
Rated Frequency50-60hz
Power Supply3-Phase, 70 amps
Dimensions and Weight
Width232 in. (589 cm)
Height69 in. (175 cm)
Depth66 in. (168 cm)
Weight6,700 lbs. (3039 kg)
Inks
Inks

EFI VUTEk GSr 3M™ Premium UV Ink

  • Supplied in 5.0-liter containers in cyan, magenta, yellow, black, light cyan and light magenta
  • Water- and fade-resistant; contain virtually no volatile organic compounds (VOCs); are media-independent and fast-drying; and reduce production time
  • Fifteen-month shelf life
Softwares
Software

EFI Fiery proServer

  • Optimized for use with the EFI Fiery proServer
  • Bidirectional communication capability between the Fiery
  • Fiery XF software 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 color management for reliable color, quality output and proofing-quality color
Service Program
Service Program

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
Others