Melbourne wide format business Billboard Media has installed two superwide EFI VUTEk Q5R roll-to-roll LED printers at its production facility in Oakleigh South.
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“We are thrilled to announce the arrival of not one, but two EFI VUTEk Q5R printers to Billboard Media,” the company said. “These printers use cutting edge technology to produce the highest image quality at the highest rates of speed in the industrial roll-to-roll market.
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“This is a significant investment for Billboard that will offer customers the ability to print 1200dpi with an optional clear coat, sharp three-point text and intricate detail, as large as five meters in width.
“This really is world-class printing technology, and we are excited to be able to offer it to Billboard Media customers. Utilising our Q5Rs will allow us to deliver faster turnaround times, without compromising on quality, ideal for retail or rush jobs in need of quick delivery.”
Q5R Printer features:
Sharp 3 point text to allow for increased readability and replication of font intricacies
White and clear printing on coloured materials – to save cost and improve clarity
Wide range of different formats – from small posters to large hanging banners and outdoor billboards
Clear coater – gloss or matte finishes
Continuous printing to allow for fast turnaround
EFI introduced the VUTEk Q5r printer at its virtual users' conference EFI Engage in January 2021.
Earlier this year, Billboard Media installed two Zünd D3 Cutter 2XL-3200 machines with BHS150 systems – the first installation of its kind in Asia-Pacific.
Since 1982, Billboard has built a reputation as a leading printer for the Retail, Exhibitions, Advertising and Media industries in Australia and currently boasts “the greatest collection of large format digital printers in the Southern Hemisphere. Our extensive range of state-of-the-art printing technology and 90+ skilled staff enables us to turn around even the most ambitious of projects with unrivalled timeliness and precision.”