Colex Announces Sharpcut Flatbed Cutter

Cuts roll and rigid media up to 10 x 10 feet.

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Colex’s new Sharpcut Flatbed Cutter 3232 processes boards, vinyl, and textiles measuring up to 10 x 10 ft via automatic board and roll feeders. The Sharpcut 3232 also features an automatic conveyor table with a triple interchangeable tool head station (fixed knife, oscillating knife, and router), a six-zone vacuum system, and vision registration system. The Optiscout registration system features a high-resolution color camera; plugin to export data from CorelDraw, Illustrator, and AutoCAD; and a material library. It can reportedly read registration marks of any diameter and is compatible with more than 30 file formats.

The oscillating knife cuts up to 14,000 strokes/min. In addition, the cutter includes new tools such as a universal drawing attachment, V-cut knife for 90-degree folds, Coroplast knife, creasing wheel, universal single-edge knife for Sintra up to 6 mm, and a motorized rotary knife for fabrics.

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