Stylus Pro GS6000

Features & Benefits for the Stylus Pro GS6000 Production Edition

Whether you're trying to supplement your existing production process or require a single printer to produce virtually any print job that might come your way, the Epson Stylus Pro GS6000 is the ultimate investment for any size printing company. Never before have printing professionals had such a powerful tool allowing them to produce their client's vision without compromise. This is the way it should be.

Printer Overview

  • New Industry-defining 8-color solvent-based ink system
  • Professional roll media handling up to 64-inch wide
  • Robust media take-up reel for unattended production of large print runs
  • Individually controlled pre, platen, and post heaters for optimum media support
  • Epson High-performance Dual-array MicroPiezo® AMC™ print Head
  • Hot-swappable High-Capacity ink system for increased productivity
  • Maximum resolution of 1440 x 1440 dpi and variable-sized droplet technology as small as 3.7 picoliters, for extreme print image quality
  • Virtually odorless printing with no special ventilation or air purification systems required
  • Compatible with the myEpsonPrinter.com Service
  • Simple user-focused Intelligent Preventative Maintenance System
  • Free one-year of coverage under the Epson Preferred Protection Plan

Eight-Color Epson UltraChrome GS Ink Technology

  • Unique solvent-based chemistry developed by Epson
  • Extremely wide color gamut using CMYK+Lc+Lm+Orange+Green
  • Professional outdoor permanence ratings
  • Prints on virtually any solvent-based media type - coated and uncoated
  • Superior scratch resistance from improved solvent chemistry
  • Faster dry times eliminates the need for external dryers
  • Virtually odorless printing with less harmful Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC's)
  • No special ventilation or air purification systems required
  • No Nickel (Ni) compounds used - a known carcinogen
  • Dramatically reduced chemical irritants eliminates any special handling requirements
  • Less harmful impact on worker health and the environment
*Outdoor permanence ratings are provided by 3M and Avery. Please See www.averygraphics.com or www.mmm.com for more details.

High-Performance Dual-Array MicroPiezo® AMC™ Print Head

  • Unique print head design capable of handling eight separate ink channels
  • One-inch wide print head with 360 nozzles per color
  • Advanced Meniscus Control (AMC) technology for precise ink droplet accuracy
  • Maximum resolution of 1440 x 1440 dpi for incredibly sharp text and line art
  • Variable-sized droplet technology as small as 3.7 picoliters for extreme print quality
  • All-new ink repelling coating technology for dramatically reduced nozzle clogging
  • Designed specifically for the high-demands of solvent printing

Professional RIP Workflow by ColorBurst®

  • Standard PANTONE® licensed PostScript® Language Level 3™ compatible RIP
  • Multi-processing / Multi-threaded RIP supports multiple CPUs for extreme RIP performance and shorter RIP times
  • Simultaneous process, print, and job creation with virtually no performance loss
  • New intuitive drag-and-drop job queue interface supports simple job re-ordering, and easy job management
  • Robust layout functionality includes preview, crop, scale, step and repeat, nesting, and tiling
  • Powerful multi-channel ICC color management system supporting RGB, CMYK, Grayscale and LAB formats including linearization functionality for optimal and accurate color
  • Automatic Pantone Matching and enhanced accuracy by the ColorBurst-Iterative AutoSpot Technology which allows custom defined spot colors
  • 16-bit UltraQuality Screening technology for superior color, tonal transitions, sharpness and text quality
  • Included ICC profiling software by X-Rite for easy linearization and creating custom profiles supporting all standard spectrophotometers
  • Ships with built-in support and profiles for most popular 3M®, Avery®, Neschen® and Epson media types
  • Windows® based RIP supports both Windows XP/Vista as well as Apple® client workstations

Professional Roll Media Handling up to 64-inch Wide

  • Industry standard rear-in-front-out roll-to-roll media handling
  • Heavy roll media support up to 66 lbs with a maximum 6.7-inch diameter
  • Spindle-free 3-inch cored roll media support
  • Dual-tension media pressure settings for both standard and heavy media weights
  • Manually adjustable platen gap settings -1.5mm or 2.5mm
  • Compatible with media up to 1.3mm thick
  • Easily add, fine-tune, and optimize up to thirty different media types

Robust Automatic Take-up Reel System

  • Efficient media take-up reel for unattended production of large print runs
  • Aluminum cushioning-type roller for precise media take-up tension
  • Standard 3-inch cored receiver roller supports up to 66 lbs
  • Fine-tune adjustments of both height and side-to-side receiver roller position
  • Receiver roller release lever for manual movement of take-up core
  • Independent operation and power source from main printer unit

High Performance Media Heating System

  • Individually controlled pre, platen, and post heaters for optimum media support
  • Temperatures can be individually turned 'OFF' or set from 30 to 50 degree centigrade
  • Temperatures can be controlled via front control panel or via front-end RIP software

Intelligent High-Capacity Ink System

  • Eight individual rear-loaded 950ml ink cartridges
  • Hot-swappable ink cartridge replacement for increased productivity
  • Individual ink-level sensors continuously monitors ink usage for maximum efficiency

Intelligent Preventative Maintenance System

  • Four-mode automatic cleaning system for maintaining optimum print quality
  • Simple user-focused maintenance process for less downtime
  • One full year of maintenance supplies included with printer

World Class Service and Support

  • Free one-year of coverage under the Epson PreferredSM Protection Plan with
    toll-free telephone support available
  • Monday through Friday and usually next-business-day on-site service
  • Optional one or two-year Epson Preferred Plus Service plans available

Superior Connectivity

  • Standard connectivity includes one USB 2.0 and one Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Utilizes three separate standard 110 power inputs - printer, printer heating system,
    and take-up reel
  • Fully supported by most leading third party RIPs and workflows