Impressive print speed and quality, advanced productivity features and unmatched reliability and support make the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 large-format inkjet printer the smart choice for your business. Efficient, reliable and affordable, the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 delivers outstanding prints day in and day out.
Pair the RF-640 printer with a Roland GX Series cutter to quickly and easily contour cut printed labels, decals, T-shirt heat transfers, POP displays, vehicle wraps and more. Roland Quadralign™ technology precisely reads crop marks on pre-printed data and aligns the graphics for perfect contour cutting.
To ensure rich, consistent color at speeds of up to 521 square feet per hour, the RF-640 features a dual CMYK, mirrored print head (MYCKKCYM) that delivers rich, vibrant, consistent colors during bi-directional printing.
he VersaEXPRESS RF-640 is equipped with a gold-plated print head to reduce static and enable high quality imaging. Variable dot control produces droplets of seven different sizes for precise, detailed graphics, excellent photographic reproduction, smooth gradations and superb contrast. Roland Intelligent Pass Control precisely controls dot placement between passes, allowing the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 printer to produce smooth gradations, exceptional solid colors and optimal image quality in all print modes, including higher speeds.
The RF-640 is ideal for any busy shop environment. Front-loading ink cartridges can be replaced without having to stop and restart the printer. Adjustable media support brackets handle narrow or wide media rolls with ease, while an included take-up system allows for unattended printing with stability at high-speeds. The innovative Roland Ink Switching System allows the printer to automatically switch to a new ink cartridge when the original runs out, providing up to 880 ml of ink per color.
Roland VersaWorks is a user-friendly RIP software that helps RF-640 users achieve outstanding print results right out of the box. Using the latest Adobe® CSPI engine (3019), VersaWorks offers a host of advanced features that include a Predictive Ink Calculator, Spot Color Replacement, built-in Pantone® Spot Color Libraries, variable data printing, embedded ICC support, ink level adjustment tools, advanced cropping, tiling and nesting options, and much more. VersaWorks also includes the Roland Color System of more than 1000 spot colors for easy, effective color management.
The RF-640 features a built-in two stage integrated heater system designed to dry prints quickly – even in high-speed modes – for immediate collection by the take-up unit, finishing, and installation. This advanced system accommodates a wide range of media options and precisely controls the proper amount of heat for each application, yielding outstanding results every time.
Award-winning Eco-Sol MAX 2 eco-solvent inks produces rich, vibrant colors that other inks simply can’t match. They dry quickly and provide unmatched long-term outdoor durability, scratch and chemical resistance, broad uncoated media support and a wide color gamut. GREENGUARD Gold certified, Eco-Sol MAX 2 inks meet some of the world’s most rigorous standards for low emissions of VOCs into indoor air.
For precise color management, Roland offers X-Rite’s iBasic Pro 2 for calibrating your monitor to display accurate digital color and linearizing your Roland printer for consistent output. Upgrade to the X-Rite iPublish Pro 2, which adds complete ICC/ICM media profiling. Both packages include the new i Pro 2 spectrophotometer, PANTONE® Color Manager software, and an accessories package.
· 64″ (1625mm) wide
· Up to 48.5 sq.m/hr speed
· Mirrors CMYKKYMC print head configuration to remove chromatic banding
· Roland ink switching system enables more production
· RIPC Anti-Banding
· VersaWorks 3 RIP
· Eco Sol Max 2 Inks
· Integrated two-stage heating system
· Automatic cleaning cycles
· Roland Printer Assist iPad App for remote management
· Roland intelligent Pass Control for high quality prints at speed
· Roland OnSupport for unattended remote monitoring of the printer for real-time print completion and ink empty alerts
· Low Running Costs
· FREE Tech Support
|Printing technology||Piezoelectric inkjet|
|Media||Width||10.2 to 64 in. (259 to 1625 mm)|
|Thickness||Maximum 39 mil (1.0 mm) with liner|
|Roll diameter||Maximum 8.3 in (210 mm)|
|Roll weight||Maximum 88 lbs. (40 kg)|
|Core diameter *1||3 in (76.2 mm) or 2 in (50.8 mm)|
|Printing Width *2||Max. 63.6 in. (1615 mm)|
|Ink cartridges||Type||Roland Eco-Sol MAX 2 INK|
|Colors||Four Colors (cyan, magenta, yellow, and black)|
|Print resolution||Dots per in||Maximum 1,440 dpi|
|Max Speed (Banner)||360×360||1||521 sqft/hr (49 m²/h)|
|Billboard (Banner)||360×720||2||289 sqft/hr (27 m²/h)|
|High Speed (Banner)||360×720||3||194 sqft/hr (18 m²/h)|
|Standard (Banner)||720×720||5||141 sqft/hr (13 m²/h)|
|High Quality (Banner)||1440×720||6||63 sqft/hr (6 m²/h)|
|High Speed (Vinyl)||360×720||3||199 sqft/hr (19 m²/h)|
|Standard (Vinyl)||540×720||5||141 sqft/hr (13 m²/h)|
|720 x 720||6||117 sqft/hr (11 m²/h)|
|High Quality (Vinyl)||1440×720||8||47 sqft/hr (4 m²/h)|
|Distance accuracy *3 *4||Error of less than ±0.3percent of distance traveled, or ±0.3 mm, whichever is greater|
|Media heating system *5||Print heater||Setting range for the preset temperature: 30 to 45¼C (86 to 112¼F)|
|Dryer||Setting range for the preset temperature: 30 to 50¼C (86 to 122¼F)|
|Connectivity||Ethernet (10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, automatic switching)|
|Power-saving function||Automatic sleep feature|
|Power requirements||AC 100 to 120 V ±10percent, 8.2A, 50/60 Hz or|
|AC 220 to 240 V ±10percent, 4.2A, 50/60 Hz|
|Power consumption||During operation||Approx. 1,070 W|
|Sleep mode||Approx. 14.5 W|
|Acoustic noise level||During operation||64 dB (A) or less|
|During standby||41 dB (A) or less|
|Dimensions (with stand)||101.4 (W) x 31.3 (D) x 50 (H) in (2,575 (W) x 795 (D) x 1,270 (H) mm)|
|Weight (with stand)||308.6 lbs. (140 kg)|
|Included items||Stand, power cord, media clamps, media holder, replacement sheet cutting blade, software RIP, user’s manual, etc.|
*1. The media holder of this machine is exclusively for media with a paper tube core inner diameter of 3 inches. To use a 2 inch media core, please use the optionally available media flanges.
*2. The length of printing is subject to the limitations of the program.
*3. Using Roland specified media, loaded correctly, temperature: 25 ºC (77ºF), humidity: 50 %RH, all pinch rollers are used, 25 mm or more for both right and left margins and 35 mm or more front margin, excluding expansion or contraction of the media, and assuming all correction and adjustment functions of this machine have been made properly. Not assured when the print heater or dryer is used.
*4. Using Roland specified media, print travel of 1m.
*5. Warm-up is required after power-up. This may require 5 to 20 minutes, depending on the operating environment. The preset temperature may fail to be reached depending on the ambient temperature and media width.