Category Archives: Inkjet Printer Plotter Combos

Large format printer / cutter combination machines.

Roland Versa-Camm SP 300i 540i Inkjet Printer Plotter Cutter Review

Roland Versacamm SP 300i and 540i Inkjet Printer Cutter Combo System

The Roland Versacamm SP-300i and 540i provide an economical way to get into the exciting world or large format printing and cutting. These amazing inkjet machines combine quality and performance. The modern design of the Roland SP-300 and 540 printer/cutter series machines shows an effort to provide quality, high production and affordability in one beautiful package. Roland is one of the most respected manufacturers in the industry. They have been producing quality cutters and print/cut combo machines for decades. The SP-300i sells for about $12,495 and the SP-540i sells for around $17,895. Often, bundles are available which include cutting and printing software. The time to get a deal on a software package is always when you buy a machine.

This cool machine is available in both 30” and 54” models. The VersaCAMM SP-300i and 540i series machines are perfect for creating beautiful decals, labels, banners, posters, vehicle and floor graphics and almost any type of sign that you can imagine. Here are the specifications on these machines:

30” and 54” wide-format inkjet printer/cutters
Roland Intelligent Pass Control
Outdoor durability of prints – 3 years ( will be longer when laminated)
ECO‐SOL MAX eco-solvent ink
1440 x 720 dot per inch resolution
Un-Coated media support
Heavy‐duty media handling system. Holds the following weight.
SP-300i – up to 44 lbs.
SP-540i – up to 66 lbs.
VersaWorks 3.2 RIP software
Integrated heater system for ink set
Ethernet connectivity
Automated maintenance system with redesigned maintenance cover
Optional take‐up system

The VersaCAMM SP-300i and 540i systems are considered the industry’s most versatile and affordable entry-level devices, combining 4-color printing and contour cutting all in one device. This allows the user to print a decal and cut around the contour in one easy and automated operation. Print speeds are up to 50 percent faster than the previous models in Standard print mode. The video below shows the machine in use.

Mimaki CJV30 series Inkjet Printer Cutter – Model 60 100 130 160 Review

The Mimaki CJV30 series inkjet printer cutters are amazing machines.  They are designed to increase your productivity and profit potential by combining printing and cutting tasks into one device.  This machine will print everything from a small decal to a large poster and then contour cut around the design.  There are 4 models of the CJV by Mimaki with print widths ranging from 24″ to 64″. (Model CJV30 – 60, 100, 130, 160) Several unique features provide for continuous unattended printing and contour cutting. This machine has the following specifications.

  • Continuous Crop Mark Detecting.
  • Auto Media Clamp Function which facilitates uninterrupted printing and cutting.
  • High density, quick drying white ink increases the applications that the machine can create.
  • Uninterrupted Ink Supply System makes continuous unattended printing possible.
  • 1440 dots per inch resolution
  • The Mimaki CJV30 Printing speeds. 720 dpi, 1080 dpi and 1440 dpi.
  • Cutting speeds of up to 11.8 inches per second.
  • Simple Studio and Fine Cut software are included. These programs are designed for easy sticker making.
  • For professional users, Raster Link Pro4 SG RIP is also included.

Prices for the Mimaki CJV30 machines range from $13,000 for the 24″ model to $25,000 for the 64″ model. If you keep your machines running all the time you can make a fortune off the production.  High volume, high traffic shops can definately benefit from the machines capabilities.  Mimaki is a respected brand and is known to give years of dependable service. This machine gets a high rating from our staff.

The video below shows the Mimaki CJV30 series printer plotter in use.