Stylus Pro GS6000

Specifications for the Stylus Pro GS6000 Production Edition

Base Printing Technology

Dual-Array MicroPiezo AMC Print Head with Ink-repelling Coating Technology
8-channel, drop-on-demand, ink jet
8-cartridge (C, M, Y, K, Lc, Lm, Orange and Green)
Epson UltraChrome GS ink
Professional-level solvent-based ink technology

Printer Nozzle Configuration

Color and Monochrome 360 nozzles x 8
Smallest droplet size is 3.7 picoliters

Resolution

1440 x 1440 dpi; 1440 x 720 dpi; 720 x 720 dpi;
540 x 720 dpi; 720 x 360 dpi

Print Engine SpeedsA

1440 x 1440 dpi, 16-pass 32 SFPH
1440 x 720 dpi, 8-pass 71 SFPH
720 x 720 dpi, 8-pass 91 SFPH
540 x 720 dpi, 6-pass 122 SFPH
720 x 720 dpi, 4-pass 180 SFPH
720 x 360 dpi, 2-pass 340 SFPH

Typical Print Job SpeedsA

Fine Art Reproduction 71 SFPH
Decorative Fine Art Reproduction 91 SFPH
Photo Quality Vehicle Wraps 91 SFPH
Everyday Sigange Production 180 SFPH
Typical Outdoor Banners 340 SFPH

Acoustic Noise Level

Approximately 70 dB(A) according to ISO 7779

Front-End RIP Workflow by ColorBurst

Standard PANTONE licensed PostScript Language Level 3 Compatible RIP by ColorBurst. Includes full workflow software with layout, nesting, tiling, custom spot color management and custom media support with full ICC profiling software included.

The Epson Stylus Pro GS6000 is also supported by most leading third-party RIPs and workflows.

ColorBurst RIP Requirements

Server Workstation: Windows Vista® or XP (32-bit)
3 GHz Intel® Core 2 Duo or better 4 GB memory recommended
Client Workstation(s): Macintosh® 10.5 or higher Windows Vista or XP (32- or 64-bit)

Printer Interfaces

Includes as standard one Hi-Speed USB 2.0
(1.1 compatible) and one Gigabit Ethernet port

Dimensions

106"(W) x 50"(D) x 41"(H)

Printer weight: 445 lb

Dimensions & weight include printer stand & take-up

Limited Warranty and Service

Standard one-year on-site next business day service with toll-free phone support Monday thru Friday.

Optional Epson Stylus Pro GS6000 Extended service plans available for purchase.

Printable Area

Maximum paper width 64-inch
Left and right margins 0.20" (0.40" total)
Maximum printable width 63.60-inches
Maximum printable length limited by software application, OS, media length, and RIP

Media Handling

Media input Single roll-to-roll up to 64" wide
Cut-sheet size 17" x 22" up to 64" wide
Media core compatibility Handles 3" cored media
Max. roll media diameter Up to 6.7" and 66 lbs.
Weight 12 lb bond up to 1 .3 mm thick posterboard
Platten tension settings Normal and high
Roll media take-up reel Fully automatic with tension bar
Roll media output weight Up to 200 lbs.

Media Heating System

Pre Heater Off or 86° to 122° F (off or 30° to 50°C)
Platten Heater Off or 86° to 122° F (off or 30° to 50°C)
Post Heater Off or 86° to 122° F (off or 30° to 50°C)
Independantly controlled via front control panel or front-end RIP

Epson Intelligent Ink CartridgeB

Cartridge fill volume 950 ml each color x 8 colors total
Ink cartridge shelf life (recommended) 2 years from printed production date or 6 months after open
Hot-swapable buffer time Approx. 3 minutes

Image Permanence Ratings

Outdoor permanence ratings are provided by 3M and Avery. Please See www.averygraphics.com or www.mmm.com for more details.

Environmental Characteristics

Temperature
Operating 50° to 95°F (10° to 35°C)
Storage -4° to 104°F (-20° to 40°C)
Relative humidity 20 to 85%
Operating 40 to 50%
Recommended storage 5 to 85% (no condensation)
Installation requirements Virtually any location with a typical air conditioning or other air ventilation system. No forced ventilation or air purification systems required.

Safety Standards and EMI

UL(MET), FCC (Class A), CSA, TSCA, OSHA, CE, and EMC

Electrical Requirements

Voltage AC 100 -120 V, AC 200 - 240 V
Frequency 50 - 60 Hz
Current 11A at AC 110 -120 V or 6A at AC 200 - 240 V
Power consumption
Operating Approx. 680 W or less
Standby Less than 48 W or less
Power Off Less than 3 W or less

Products and Accessory Part Numbers

Epson Stylus Pro GS6000 Production Edition (includes ColorBurst RIP & Take-up Reel) SPGS6000PE
Additional One-year Epson Stylus Pro
GS6000 Extended Service Plan - Silver
EPPGS6KSB1
Additional One-year Epson Stylus Pro
GS6000 Extended Service Plan - Gold
EPPGS6KGB1
Additional One-year Epson Stylus Pro
GS6000 Extended Service Plan - Platinum
EPPGS6KPB1
Print Head Cleaning Kit
(for periodic print head cleaning)
C890621
Additional Printer Maintenance Kit
(same kit that comes with a new printer)
C890611
Additional Cleaning Cartridges
(for periodic print head washing - set of eight)
T623900
Additional Waste Ink Bottles
(for waste ink disposal - set of six)
CBOTTLE

Epson UltraChrome GS Ink

Ink Cartridge (950 ml)
Black T624100
Cyan T624200
Magenta T624300
Yellow T624400
Light Cyan T624500
Light Magenta T624600
Green T624700
Orange T624800
A Based upon print engine speed only. Total throughput times depend upon front-end RIP, file size, printer resolution, ink coverage, networking, etc. All print speeds are based upon bi-directional printing.
B Cartridge yields vary considerably based on images printed, print settings, paper type, frequency of use and temperature. For print quality, a variable amount of ink remains in the cartridge after the "Replace cartridge" indicator comes on. The printer ships with a full set of cartridges and part of the ink from the first cartridges is used for primingthe printer. Printer ships with 350 ml cartridges.