The Canon Colorado 1650
The Best Wide-Format Printers of 2020
The Canon Colorado 1650 works with a new version of Canon UVgel ink, formulated for maximum flexibility by increasing the ‘stretchability’ of each cured ink droplet. In addition, FLXfinish technology, a new approach to LED curing allows the user to choose between matte or gloss modes for each individual print to achieve different finishes, removing the need to change inks or media.
The Colorado 1650 UV roll-to-roll printer with FLX finish technology allows print providers to be more productive and cost-effective with their large format roll printing applications. Produce more output in less time at a lower cost through innovative Canon UVgel technology.
Produce scratch-resistant, water-resistant, and even graffiti-resistant decals that stand up to serious abuse without lamination. Ideal for floor graphics, wall decals, and vehicle graphics that hold up to washing.
FLXfinish technology expands application capabilities with options for more porous media, including uncoated papers, as well as soft signage materials such as polyester textiles and silicon edged graphics.
The Canon Colorado 1650’s versatility also makes it one of the top wide-format printers on the market. The machine can print on a few different materials, including self-adhesive vinyl, polyester textiles and paper. This makes it an ideal printer for outdoor signage, as you can print on different materials using durable color schemes.
You can refill ink on this printer during the printing process, which helps with its overall efficiency. If you’re paying for a printer this size, you’ll want it to act as efficiently as possible. The automation features also help make the printer as efficient as possible.
After the initial purchase, this printer’s efficient ink usage and automation keep future costs reasonably low. For a large-format printer of its size, the Canon Colorado 1650 does a good job of reducing variable costs.
Given its size and price point, this printer makes sense for midsize businesses looking to create a lot of outdoor signage. Businesses looking to host events and or create outdoor banners on a regular basis can benefit from this printer. It’s reliable and consistent, able to produce quality prints regularly. The ability to print on different materials is a rare asset in the printer industry.
Here’s how PSPs can significantly lower operating costs and increase profits:
- Extremely low ink usage
- Unattended production enables significant labor savings
- Produce more in less time without sacrificing quality
- One machine with two finishes without the need to change ink or media
- Reduce rework/overwork with highly accurate color and geometric consistency