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Epson enters Large-Format Technical Plotter market with ground-breaking SureColor series


Recently Epson America announced that they are entering the technical plotter (large-format) printing market for AEC (architecture, engineering and construction) professionals with its ground-breaking Epson SureColor T-Series plotters. The SureColor T3000, T5000 and T7000 mark Epson’s entry into this very competitive market.

Designed to exceed the needs of today’s architects, engineers, contractors and GIS professionals, the Epson SureColor line-up offers unparalleled precision, performance and value.  Epson states the plotter series has the fastest plotting speeds in its class, industry-leading plotting accuracy and the all-new Epson UltraChrome XD pigment ink for brilliant, crisp output on virtually any media type.

“The SureColor T-Series was developed based on direct feedback from architects and engineers who consistently underscored the need for easy and reliable ways to make accurate, large-format plots quickly and cost effectively,” said Timothy Check, product manager, Professional Imaging, Epson America, Inc. “The SureColor T-Series not only meets those needs, but goes beyond, integrating Epson’s long-standing photo heritage and printing technology innovation into a complete line of state-of-the art plotters.”

01 - Epson's new SureCOlor T3000, T5000 and T7000 technical color plotters offer Mac and Windows-based AEC and GIS professionals a stunning new line of options for their large-format needs.

Built from the ground up using all-Epson engineering, and incorporating the latest in printing technology, the Epson SureColor T-Series delivers extreme line accuracy with resolutions up to 2880 x 1440 dpi at some of the fastest speeds in its class – producing a presentation quality D-size plot in as little as 25 seconds and up to 110 per hour1. For added performance, the SureColor T-Series plotters feature a convenient output stacking basket that organizes up to 20 A1/D- or A0/E-sized plain paper plots for quick retrieval and to reduce sorting time.

The SureColor T-Series also features Epson’s latest ink technology, Epson UltraChrome XD pigment ink, delivering crisp lines, brilliant color and photographic quality on virtually any paper type for accurate prints that are truly archival and extremely smudge and water-resistant. For added flexibility, the T-Series ink cartridges are available in 110 ml, 350 ml, as well as a high-capacity 700 ml size to lower overall printing costs and to accommodate a range of printing tasks.

Details and Platform Support

The SureColor T3000, T5000 and T7000 offer architects, engineers and GIS professionals a range of value-added features that include the following and more…:

  • Mac Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion Support (Windows 7 and XP support)
  • Three plotter widths: 24, 36 and 44 inches respective of the series
  • Epson UltraChrome XD inks — truly archival and smudge-proof and water-resistant inks
  • Current and Future-Ready Print Language Support
  • Optional Internal Print Server
  • Epson MicroPiezo TFP Print Heads

The prices on the models list for 2,995.USD, 3,995.USD and 4,995.USD for the T3000, T5000, and T7000 respectively. To learn more about this new large-format plotter line visit here:

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