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  1. Needing Help with Roland VersaCamm VS-540i

    Hey there! New to the page. I bought this printer (Roland VersaCamm VS-540i) used back in October of 2019 and I have had nothing but issues with this printer. I don't use it enough and I've had to buy the print heads 4 times now. I installed new print heads because I moved and the printer was...
  2. Need Help Bought Sp-300v wont print anything

    Hello Hopefully someone can help me. I bought a Sp-300v from ebay that sat in a wearhouse for a year. I preformed a 48 headsoak on the printhead which were completely clogged and got the solvent fluid to run freely through the head. Now when i try to test print the printer goes through the...
  3. Question Multiple Color profiles one software

    Lets say you are going to be printing where the software has to correct the colors for you as there is no rip software. Can you use multiple color profiles per design and i guess just save or expert each color profile separately to print? Also what woould be a good way to keep them separated...
  4. Need Help Roland VS640i cyan over whole print

    Hey every I'm new to the forum so not too sure about threads, I was a signmaker years ago and I'm just getting back into it and starting my own home based business. I've purchased a used VS-640i a couple of months ago, ever since day dot its had an issue where cyan ink seems to makes it way all...
  5. Need Help Dashed lines dont stay dashed in GoProduce

    I am fairly new to using Summa GoProduce with our Summa 1612 cutter flatbed. My question is this, when I import the .pdf file into GP, it takes my dashed lines and makes them continuous. My dashed are lines are used for creasing/fold points graphics edges in weird angles and curves. I checked...
  6. Help Color Matching with ColorByte10

    I operate a Direct Color Systems 7200z. I am trying to match an RBG color using our MeasureColor Mobile. The color I need is R 242 G 247 B 227 I have red and green maxed out to 255. When I measure the color, I'm only achieving R 221 G 226. First, I don't know why I can't achieve the proper...
  7. Head Alignment issue and ghosting on VP-540

    Hello, This is my first post here! Thanks to everyone for all the helpful information I've found. Ghosting I recently did a head replacement on a VP-540 (it was the black head), and after the replacement, there was some 'ghosting' (that's the only word I can think of that makes sense). I'll...
  8. WIDE FORMAT PRINTERS NEED SERVICING IN SASKATOON,SASKATCHEWAN

    I have a couple Mimaki 60 inch, wide format Eco solvent printers that I need serviced. There is no local customer support for the company and I just need some one familiar with the machines to help me with a few issues and get them running properly. Looking to get this done as soon as possible...
  9. Need Help Mimaki 3042HG black ink in yellow prints

    Continuation of my black ink in yellow print issue. (Mimaki 3042HG) Did a couple more test prints today - here is what I found: Printed a test square of yellow and black only, only notice the black streaking on the left of the left side squares, most notably at the very begining. Printed...
  10. ROLAND SP300V CYMK Blank print after replacing printheads?

    I bought this Roland SP300V and I fired it up just to see if it would print anything, and after basic issues I got it to run a very fuzzy System report, so I Purchased 2 new printheads, ranked, and new dampers, caps, wipers, and pads, I replaced all the parts like I have done before on a VP540 I...
  11. Need Help Overriding Errors on Designjet l26500?

    So the waste management cable broke in the back of the printer (the metal connectors snapped off one another and one piece lost), and the cost is about $500 to replace and we are getting a new printer in like a week :/ the censor isn't necessary, is there anyway to get around that error message...
  12. Question Is there a way around importing files into VersaWorks Dual one at a time?

    "Upgraded" printers and the new one uses Dual, as opposed to the old machine that worked on VersaWorks. on the old one, you could select as many files as you like and drag them directly into the queue. But with VersaWorks Dual, you can't drag any files into the queue. you need to select FILE...
  13. Need Help Roland Printer: What is going on with these crazy calibration tests

    Been having some banding issues on the Roland TrueVis Vg-540. Today when calibrating the machine, the correct setting was a moving target. it was set to ten, which had a little overlap. Twenty looked good so i dialed it up. Next test print, twenty had a little gap and ten looked right. Set it...
  14. Roland Versacamm sp540i - Not printing teal.

    Can not seem to get mt versacamm sp540 to print teal, Maybe other colors missing aswell? Will post a test print and other pictures of whats happening. PLEASE HELP!!! test print seems to be fine im trying to print a bright teal and lime green, although it doesn't look like it in the picture of...
  15. Suggestions Polycarbonate

    Hey all, Does anyone digitally print on poly carbonate im looking for a supplier in the UK ideally who can supply rolls of said material we have some in sheets but tbh it isnt receptive to digiprint (supplier has said its not for digi) 50/50 success rate at best. thickness required is 0.125mm...
  16. Need Help Roland SP-540v connection to computer

    Hi All, I hope someone can help me figure this out. I've owned this machine for a month and have yet to print anything! What I'm trying to work out is how to connect my SP-540v to my computer and have it be recognized in Versaworks. This particular unit has black plastics, as opposed to every...
  17. Looking for the tool to drup ink caps for Roland SP-540v

    Hi All, I recently bought an old SP-540V as my first solvent printer and it's missing the tool that comes with the printer when new. It lets one drop the caps down. I want to do a head soak but can't without this thing! Does anyone happen to know where I can get one or have one they would sell...
  18. Need Help Can't find software for Roland SP-540v

    Hi All, I've been appreciatively trolling here for a while and have been grateful for all the discussions. I'm an artist and have been printing for myself and others for years and use Epson 98/7800 printers since they're workhorse printers I can self-service.. Anyway, I'd been wanting to get...
  19. Question Which Plotter to buy

    Hi there, I am new to this. I have been working in large format printing for over 10 years. But wanted to setup something on the side. I have a bought a second hand Epson s60600 which is running great. I am in need of a plotter for contour cut. At work we use the d160 summa. I have looked but...
  20. Will a laminator be beneficial for us???

    Hello everyone, I am needing some help here so let me explain our situation... The company I work for has zero experience with the large format printer we purchased and I don't have much either but here I am trying to learn... We have a Roland TruVis VG2-540. We need it to make second surface...
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