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Roland DG Launch The Texart RT-640M Multifunctional Sublimation Printer


Roland DG has announced the launch of the multifunctional Texart RT-640M, a groundbreaking digital sublimation printer that allows direct printing on textile and indirect sublimation printing.

With this powerful machine, the company wants to respond to the demand for production flexibility in the digital textile printing sector. The Texart RT-640M will be available in the entire EMEA region from mid-October 2018 *.

The Texart RT-640M is the latest addition to Roland DG's popular Texart sublimation series. Its unique printing capabilities make it possible to print directly on polyester-based fabrics ** and on dye-sublimation transfer paper, with the same ink and RIP. The printer delivers an unbeatable price-performance ratio and offers textile printing suppliers a versatile digital dye-sublimation printing solution.

Paul Willems, Head of Business Development & Product Management, Roland DG EMEA, explains: " Digital technology is very suitable for current print-on-demand and short-run production models The Texart RT-640M is a digital textile printing solution with the ultimate flexibility, which enables producers of signage, sportswear, fashion, interior decoration suppliers and promotional items to deliver solutions for a huge range of applications and, thanks to direct printing capabilities, is ideal for companies that want to print double-sided applications such as flags and banners . "

The Texart RT-640M makes it possible to print directly on polyester for a wide range of applications such as visual communication, fashion, sports and decor. For direct printing on textiles, the RT-640M is compatible with a wide variety of single and double-sided polyester fabrics such as flag fabric, mesh, backlit, voile, block out and banners. A range of enhanced functions ensure even tension and precise printing on even the thinnest materials.

At the same time, you can also print on hard objects such as promotional items, hard boards, Chromaluxe Ò , ceramic tiles, stretch fabrics and more when printing on paper for indirect sublimation.The sublimation printer can also be combined with a 3D vacuum oven to create sublimated 3D objects for promotional or industrial applications.

The Roland Texart ink, specially formulated for Texart sublimation devices, offers fast drying times and transfer speeds.The wide color gamut ranges from deep black to bright orange and violet, striking fluorescent colors and soft pastel shades that create color contrasts, smooth transitions and super sharp images.

ErgoSoft Roland Edition 2 RIP software, included with the Texart RT-640M, is considered the most important RIP software in the textile and sublimation market and accelerates productivity.

Paul Willems adds: " This multifunctional sublimation solution is the first of its kind and offers exceptional performance at an accessible price.There is a huge profit potential for smart textile printing suppliers in the growing digital textile printing industry and the Texart RT-640M is the ideal entry-level system. Roland does, is intended to support our users in exploring their creative and business opportunities.The Texart RT-640M is therefore specially designed to meet the requirements of our users. "