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Cutting Capability

(April 2012) posted on Mon Apr 09, 2012

More than 50 companies that produce cutters, cutting systems, and routers.


Mutoh (www.mutoh.com): Mutoh’s Kona Cutters are available in three sizes: 30, 54, and 65 in. All three sizes feature: laser-based optical sensors for automatic job recognition and accurate alignment; a dual-roll support system; and an automatic sheet-off mechanism incorporating a rotatable blade with four cutting sides; maximum media thickness is 1 mm. Also available: the Mutoh SC-Pro 1650, a 64-in. cutter plotter.

Neolt USA (www.neoltusa.com): The Electro Foam Trim Plus is an electric foam trimmer available in vertical and horizontal configurations, for heavyweight rigid media. Will cut various substrates including rigid foam board up to 1.18 in.- or Sintra up to 0.5 in.-thick. Also available: the Trim (for lightweight flexible materials), Power Trim Plus (medium-weight flexible), Strong Trim Pro (heavyweight flexible), Super Trim (extra heavyweight flexible), and Manual Foam Trim (lightweight rigid) trimmers.

Océ North America (www.oceusa.com): Océ’s ProCut Digital Cutting Tables are suitable for roll media, sheets, or rigid substrates up to 1.97-in. thick, and can be utilized on output from any manufacturer’s printer. The tables are paired with ProCut Software. Table sizes range from 51 x 63-in. to 128 x 124-in.
Orca Photonic Systems (laser-cutting.com): X-Y laser systems and laser pattern cutter systems. Its X-Y systems are available in shuttle-feed, conveyor-feed, and flatbed configurations. Systems can be equipped with laser powers ranging from 25 to 400 watts.

Roland DGA (www.rolanddga.com): The Camm-1 Pro GX-640 cutter is designed for vehicle graphics, window tints, signage, stencils, and more. It can accommodate media up to 72-in. wide (65-in. cut width). Also available is the GX-24 and the GX Pro (300/400/500) series of cutters. Roland also has a line of VersaCut print trimmers: the VersaCut manual trimmer available in 44-, 68-, and 100-in. widths and is designed for flexible and rigid substrates; and the VersaCut CR crank-assisted trimmers, in 48- and 72-in. sizes, which can cut rigid substrates up to 1/2-in. thick.

Rosenthal Manufacturing (www.rosenthalmfg.com): Offers a trio of graphics trimmers – including the Smartrim, the Smartrim TriVision Trimmer, and the TriVision Slitter – as well as a range of sheeters.

Safety Speed Manufacturing (www.safetyspeedcut.com): Manufactures vertical panel saws, table saws, and panel routers. Its 3400 Vertical Panel Router has a maximum cross cut is 62 in.; maximum cut thickness is 1.75 in.


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