Roland

Roland VG2 Series

Add More Detail, Color and Excitement to Your ApplicationsThe VG2 large format inkjet printer/cutter offers you comprehensive color choices, improved machine efficiency, and increased print and cut accuracy for true unattended production. Crank out thousands of posters, produce prints on specialty materials, or create vehicle graphics with exact brand colors to meet the exacting standards of both you and your clients.
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Control Your Color or Let it Loose with New TR2 Ink

Get detailed color results or create bold, vivid graphics with TR2 inks. With three different configurations in CMYK, plus additional Light Cyan, Light Magenta, Light Black, White or Orange, you have more color freedom and control than ever before. The addition of Orange Ink also means that you can consistently reproduce specific brand colors for your clients and customers. TR2 ink is GREENGUARD Gold certified for indoor air quality.

Print with Extra-Confidence with New Ink Certifications

Global print material providers, 3M and Avery Dennison are now offering warranty coverage for graphics printed with the VG2 and TR2 ink— with Avery Dennison offering warranty coverage for same day print, lamination and wrapping.

3M MCS Warranty -The combination of VG2 and new TR2 ink is certified for long-lasting results under the 3M™ MCS™ Warranty. It provides your customers with assurance of the quality and reliability of their graphics.

Avery Dennison ICS Warranty -The VG2 with new TR2 ink is also certified by Avery Dennison’s ICS Performance Guarantee which provides added protection and warrants prints for same-day lamination.

The Benefits of Orange and TR2 Ink

Orange Color and Logo Matching - Orange Options for Added Color Accuracy

New orange process color options offer you the ability to hit specific oranges and reds with around 130 new spot colors available in the new Roland Color Library.

VG2 Rich Color Gamut - Expand Your Gamut with True Rich Color

Elevate all your print output and improve reproduction of specific brand colors with True Rich Color. It combines neutral grays, smooth gradations, and natural skin tones to produce color quality of incomparable realism and complexity.

Sharp New Cutting Features

Multicrop - New Crop Mark Features

Custom crop in a few easy clicks and improve accuracy on long runs of labels, heat transfers and decals using the new Crop Mark by Row function in VersaWorks 6 software. When handling intricate files, you can also select Crop Mark by Image.

Perfcut - PerfCut Mode

You now have the freedom to print, cut, and die-cut in a few easy clicks with the VG2 and VersaWorks 6 software— creating batches of stickers and decal graphics with ultimate ease.

Productivity Features

Improved workflow - The VG2 is turning up machine efficiency with faster job setup time and sequence, reduced ink maintenance consumption, and other productivity features.

New Media Take-Up - An included TUC4 take up system offers two modes to expertly handle everything from thin films to heavy canvas materials and providing take-up stability for a smooth post process.

Nozzle Mask Function - If a nozzle on the printhead is clogged and misfiring, you can minimize printer downtime with the ability to turn off a specific nozzle band to allow continued production.

Roland DG Mobile Panel - Bluetooth enabled printer management allows you to test print, clean and troubleshoot your VG2 from your tablet or smartphone.

Included VersaWorks 6 - RIP Software

Effortlessly manage your print output with the latest edition of the world’s most popular RIP software.

Improved speed and file handling with HARLEQUIN RIP dual core engine and 64-bit native processing.

Simplified new drag-and-drop interface to quickly add jobs to the print queue.

Five print queues, five hot folders and unlimited queue settings.

Built in spot color libraries include Pantone and Roland Color libraries.

All the advanced and easy cropping, tiling, nesting and other features of VersaWorks.

Print, scan and transfer color values to get consistent color on matching Roland devices.

Built to Build Your Business

Multi-award winning TrueVIS large format inkjet printer/cutters provide head-turning color and image quality to give you an edge over your competition. Engineered in Japan with uncompromising attention to detail and ever-lasting machine reliability, the VG2 is designed for passionate professionals like you, who need quality, dependability and versatility to build new levels of business success.

Printing method Piezo ink-jet method

Media Width 12.4 to 64 in. (315 to 1,625 mm)10.8 to 54 in. (275 to 1,371 mm)

Thickness Max. 39 mil (1.0 mm) with liner, for printing
Max. 16 mil (0.4 mm) with liner and 9 mil (0.22 mm) without liner, for cutting

Roll outer diameter Max. 8.3 in. (210 mm )

Roll weight Max. 88 lb. (40 kg)Max. 66 lb. (30 kg)

Core diameter (*1)3 in. (76.2 mm) or 2 in. (50.8 mm)

Printing/cutting width (*2)Max. 63 in. (1,600 mm)Max. 53 in. (1,346 mm)

InkType TrueVIS INK 500 ml pouch (only white 250 ml)

Colors 8 colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Cyan, Light Magenta, Light Black, and White)
8 colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Cyan, Light Magenta, Light Black, and Orange)
4 colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black)

Printing resolution (dots per inch)Max. 1,200 dpi

Cutting speed 0.4 to 11.8 in/s (10 to 300 mm/s)

Blade force (*3) 30 to 500 gf

Blade Type Roland CAMM-1 series blade

Offset 0.0 to 59.1 mil (0.000 to 1.500 mm)

Software resolution (when cutting)0.98 mil/step (0.025 mm/step)

Distance accuracy (when printing) (*4) (*5)Error of less than ±0.3% of distance traveled or ±11.8 mil (±0.3 mm), whichever is greater

Distance accuracy (when cutting) (*4)Error of less than ±0.4% of distance traveled or ±11.8 mil (±0.3 mm), whichever is greater
When distance correction has been performed (when the setting for [CUTTING MENU] - [CALIBRATION] has been made): Error of less than ±0.2% of distance traveled or ±3.9 mil (±0.1 mm), whichever is greater

Repeatability (when cutting) (*4) (*6)±3.9 mil (±0.1 mm) or less

Alignment accuracy for printing and cutting (*4) (*7)±19.7 mil (±0.5 mm) or less

Alignment accuracy for printing and cutting when reloading media (*4) (*8)Error of less than ±0.5% of distance traveled, or ±0.2 in. (±3 mm), whichever is greater

Media heating system (*9)Print heater set temperature: 86 to 112°F (30 to 45°C)
Dryer set temperature: 30 to 50°C (86 to 122°F)

Connectivity Ethernet (100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T, automatic switching)

Power-saving function Automatic sleep feature

Power requirements AC 100 to 120 V ±10%, 8.0 A, 50/60 Hz or
AC 220 to 240 V ±10%, 4.1 A, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption

During operation Approx. 1,090 W

Sleep mode Approx. 40 W

Acoustic noise level

During operation 63 dB (A) or less

During standby 53 dB (A) or less

Dimensions (with stand)116 [W] × 28.8 [D] × 51.6 [H] in.
(2,945 (W) × 730 (D) × 1,310 (H) mm)
105.8 [W] × 28.8 [D] × 51.6 [H] in.
(2,685 (W) × 730 (D) × 1,310 (H) mm)

Weight (with stand)451.9 lb. (204 kg)421 lb. (188 kg)

Environment

During operation Temperature: 68 to 90°F (20 to 32°C),
Humidity: 35 to 80%RH (no condensation)

Not operating Temperature: 41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C),
Humidity: 20 to 80%RH (no condensation)

Included items Dedicated stands, power cord, media clamps, media holders, replacement blade for separating knife, manuals, etc.