Colorado 1640

UVgel 64-inch roll-to-roll printer that combines quality, productivity and profitability.

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A revolutionary roll-to-roll printer with unique UVgel technology

Optimise productivity, quality, application versatility and running costs with one innovative roll-to-roll 64-inch printer featuring Canon’s advanced UVgel technology and next generation automation capabilities. Ideal for signage and graphics.

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Breakthrough productivity

Consistently fast output and unsurpassed automation ensure rapid job turnaround only previously possible using multiple roll-to-roll engines or a larger flatbed.

Colorado 1640

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Outstanding Quality

Outstanding quality

Effortlessly produce exceptional quality high-resolution prints with the widest colour gamut and high repeatability thanks to advanced UVgel ink technology.


Are production bottlenecks (including finishing) reducing your profits? Is outsourcing affecting your customer relationships or worse, future business? Bring these applications in-house and control your profits! Customers are looking for versatile technology; printers that can do more, and do it in less time. Robust prints that are scratch and water resistant and even graffiti proof, without the need to laminate. Ideal for applications where quality and robustness are number one priority, such as floor graphics, vehicle graphics or signage. Certified for indoor use and environmental friendliness.

Eye-catching front- and backlits

Eye-catching front- and backlits

Stop passers-by in their tracks with vibrant front- or backlit displays. The UVgel technology offers rich colours, an elegant matte look and great blocking power: black is truly black.

Gallery-quality canvasses

Gallery-quality canvasses

Producing gallery-quality canvas prints can be difficult because of the folding, stretching and stapling of the material. With the flexibility of the Colorado 1650’s UVgel inks, you can create the perfect creases.

Economical disposable posters

Stunning poster quality

Increase your margins with premium posters printed on plain paper. With UVgel inks and FLXfinish+, the final quality is stunning.

Jaw-dropping durable POP posters

Eye-catching point of sales

Catch your audience’s eye with high quality advertising, produced on low-cost media and safe for indoor use thanks to no odour and no chemical emissions.

No-wear decals

Decals that stay like new

Produce scratch-, water- and even graffiti-resistant decals up to 1.6 meter wide that stand up to serious abuse without lamination. Perfect for floor graphics, wall decals and vehicle graphics that are carwash proof.

Durable banners

Pop-up banners

Flexible film and roll-up banners that strike with vibrant colours, scratch resistent and produced on low cost media.

Outdoor banners

Outdoor banners

Make your banners stand out with the right finish. Glossy for impressive photos or matte for clearly readable text, even outdoors. Excellent quality, scratchproof and above all economical.

Photo prints

Photo prints

Achieve eye-catching quality on a wide variety of substrates, for example on film and machine coated papers. Delivering the greatest visual impact with high colour consistency and fine details.

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Unrivalled versatility

Experience unrivalled flexibility to handle multiple jobs on one device. Print beautifully on the broadest possible range of media, even lower cost, thin or heat sensitive types.

Low cost of operation

Low cost of operation

Enjoy the lowest operational costs in its class and an excellent return on investment thanks to reduced ink consumption of up to 40% and labour costs savings of about 30%.

Fast efficient ink jetting

UVgel technology jets ink onto the media to deliver perfectly repeatable images at high speed. It prints at 159m²/hr for applications such as billboards or outdoor banners and even at 40m²/hr for the highest level of quality for close-up indoor applications.

Fast Efficient Ink Jetting

Excellent quality

Great results are assured on almost any media thanks to UVgel technology, which consistently delivers excellent quality with precise sharp dots, strong colour saturation, accurate skin tones and glossy appearance.

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Product Specifications

2 rolls with automatic feeding and switching*

UVgel piezoelectric inkjet

Maximum speed up to 159m2/hr

UV LED curing


600x1800 dpi

Automatic maintenance

Roll width up to 64 inches

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* depending on media used