CE3000MK2 and FC7000 lines
Western Graphtec has introduced two
new lines of cutting plotters"?
CE3000Mk2 and FC7000.
The FC7000 series Cutting Pro high-performance
cutting plotter is for sign
makers, graphics artists, and others. Comprising
four models"?the 30-in. FC7000-
75, the 42-in. FC7000-100, the 54-in.
FC7000-130, and the 64-in. FC7000-160"?
the new plotter line is compatible with
vinyl and digital media, for use in post-digital
imaging contour cutting.
All models offer 4-pt area auto-registration
mark sensor, additional plug-in
software for Adobe Illustrator and Corel-
Draw, standard floor stands, and a maximum
cutting speed of 58.5 in./sec. The
built-in SmartFeed function automatically
unwinds and pre-feeds media based upon
the plot file length. The cutting plotters
are compatible with self-adhesive vinyl
films, reflective films, and more.
Optional features include a dual media
catch basket, stand-integrated media
racks, second penholder, and a pouching
tool. Price: FC7000-75: $3995; FC7000-
100: $4995; FC7000-130: $5995; and
The CE3000Mk2 is designed for a startup
shop and is available in two models"?
the 24-in. CE3000Mk2-60 and the 48-in.
CE3000Mk2-120. With a top speed of 24
and 39 in./sec respectively, the
CE3000Mk2 cutters features a registration
mark sensor system, eight user settings,
Tangential Control and SmartFeed,
and included software (Cutting Master and
QuickCut). The cutters are compatible with
high-performance and intermediate cast
and calendered self-adhesive vinyl film, as
well as fluorescent and reflective films, up
to 10-mil thick. Price: CE3000Mk2-60:
$1795; and CE3000Mk2-120: $3295.