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Roland CAMM 1

Versatile and Popular Cutting Machine for Vinyl, Card, etc

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Direct Control Laser Logo Roland Knife Cutters are the only knife cutting machines to be DIRECTLY CONTROLLED from 2D Design V2
N.B. Pens can replace the cutter for simple illustrations. However all printing must be done on an independent printer before score and cut lines are made on the CAMM 1.

CAMM 1 GS-24E

CAMM 1 GS-24E
The ideal machine for most busy departments. Fast enough for large or complex vinyl work; cuts printed card up to A2 size using optical print alignment. Robust and well-proven in schools, the GS-24E comes with a renowned TechSoft Inset Pack.
Specifications
Model: CAMM 1 GS-24E
Max plotting area: 584 x 25000mm
Max plotting speed: 500mm/sec
Print Alignment: Optical System
Interface: USB & Serial
Motor: Digital Servo
Dimensions: 860(W) x 319(D) x 235(H)mm
Weight: 13.5kg

CAMM 1 GR-420 / GR-540 / GR-640

CAMM 1 GR Range
The new GR series integrates with Roland software and print devices, as well as other manufacturers' software and printers. Featuring Roland's famously precise and reliable CAMM-1 technology, GR cutters far exceed the needs of today's graphic professionals with outstanding media versatility, speed, accuracy, and state-of-the-art cutting features. GR cutters are powerful, easy-to-operate devices. Packed with advanced and versatile new features, they are designed for a whole new level of sign, apparel, vinyl graphics and packaging production.
Specifications
Model: GR-420 GR-540 GR-640
Max plotting width: 1075 1397 1651
Max plotting length: 25000mm
Max plotting speed: 1485mm/sec
Print Alignment: Optical System
Interface: USB/Ethernet
Motor: Digital Servo
Dimensions: 1650(W) x 740(D) x 1190(H)mm 1910(W) x 740(D) x 1190(H)mm 2165(W) x 740(D) x 1190(H)mm
Weight: 78kg 87kg 93.5kg

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What is a Knife Cutter?
A good quality knife-cutter is the ideal entry point for developing CAD/CAM as an important strand in the Design and Technology curriculum. The machines are quiet and inherently safe to use which makes them the most child-friendly option for a huge variety of project outcomes in just about every area of the subject. This versatility and a low initial cost means that almost any department can get started with real CAD/CAM activity even if budgets do not stretch to milling or laser systems. But the machines are far more than entry level tools and they will never be made redundant by new or different technologies. Knife cutting is the only way to cut delicate ‘applied media’ in vinyl and only knife cutters can offer registration mark recognition and the fine control needed for print and cut work.

Why Choose a CAMM 1?
Roland CAMM 1 machines have set the standard for school knife cutters since their introduction over 17 years ago. The GS-24 is the latest guise of this benchmark machine and it features several significant improvements. Servo motors now give even faster and smoother cutting, while preserving pin-point accuracy. Roland’s Optical Print Alignment System (OPAS) is standard on all GS-24s - this allows students to exploit high quality colour printing from modern ink-jet or laser printers, and to align the printed graphics to a cutting path for bespoke stickers, labels, logos and packaging products. The GS-24E handles media from matchbox-size off-cuts, to 584mm widths up to 25m long, so it will accommodate any of the roll or sheet materials TechSoft supply with no trimming and no wastage. For print-and-cut work this means A4 and A3 printed sheets are no problem and, if you have access to a large format printer, you can even print and cut A2 size nets, stencils, etc. 2D Design V2 has been designed to work with OPAS. Once the design page has been set to match the GS-24, all the machine settings are automatically sent to the machine on output – no buttons to press. The maximum speed of 500mm/sec means that simple individual projects will cut in a few moments and large or ‘nested’ sets of class work will take minutes at the most.

Which CAMM 1 Do I Need?
Most schools and colleges will find that a GS-24E will give them everything they need in a knife cutter at an excellent price with no compromise to capacity or performance.
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Prices (excluding VAT)

CAMM 1 Machines
Products Price Buy
Roland CAMM 1 GS-24E (inc. TechSoft Inset Pack)
Order Code: MP-CAMM1-GS24E
£1,595.00
CAMM1 GS24E Workstation Package Includes Machine, TechSoft Inset Pack, TechSoft Workstation with cupboards and in-built sockets, drawers, shelves and storage space for computer.
Order Code: MP7-CAMM1-GS24E
£3,695.00
Roland CAMM 1 GR-420 (with integrated stand and media holder)
Order Code: RL-CAMM1-GR420
£5,540.00
Roland CAMM 1 GR-540 (with integrated stand and media holder)
Order Code: RL-CAMM1-GR540
£5,730.00
Roland CAMM 1 GR-640 (with integrated stand and media holder)
Order Code: RL-CAMM1-GR640
£6,530.00
Recommended Extras
Products Price Buy
TechSoft Mobile Workstation for Knife Cutting / Embroidery / LIT / Mojo 1400x800x850mm
(c/w underbench cupboards containing in-built sockets, drawers, shelves and storage space for computer)
Order Code: TF-WS3-C2
£2,100.00
Stand for GS-24E or BN-20 (see details here)
Order Code: RL-STAND2
£395.00
Recommended Materials
For details of this pack and our full range of materials click here
Products Price Buy
Mixed Materials Pack for GX-24E (Save £10)
Contains coloured vinyl (TAVN5-P1, TAVN5-P2); heat applied vinyl (TAVJ-P2); card (CA054); tweezers (TA-TWEEZERS); High/Low tack tape (TA-TAPE-KC)
Order Code: TPM-GX24
£415.00
Accessories
For details of these cutters and our full range of accessories click here
Products Price Buy
Carbide Cutter x 1
Order Code: TA-CMC
£23.00
Carbide Cutter x 5
Order Code: TA-CMC-5
£112.00
Recommended Software
2D Design V2 More Information
2D PCB More Information
2D Primary More Information

What's Included

Free Education Training Pack worth £85 (GS-24E Only)
Training Pack

The Training Pack gives you everything you need to get the machine out of the box and earning its keep in the shortest time possible. We have distilled key information into a series of tutorials that will guide you through setting-up, and then a series of projects that illustrate the full potential of the machine. Each pack contains a project CD, a booklet to guide you and a selection of materials. Completing the Training Pack is not onerous; it will provide a sample set of project ideas - some of which are shown below - and the confidence to develop your own ideas.

T-Shirt SampleBox sample cutronic PCB sample CD Sample Pen holder sample
Warranty
UK Mainland & Ireland: 2 Year On-Site
Elsewhere:2 Year Return and Collect