Thermal Transfer Printer

The GERBER EDGE Production system is a matched system that includes: The GERBER EDGE FX thermal transfer printer, GERBER OMEGA Software, Gerber 15" sprocketed plotters, more than 30 EDGE READY materials and substrates, over 75 GerberColor Foils, and Gerber Service and Support.

Resolution

300, 600 or 1200 dpi on material axis (1200 dpi requires OMEGA 4.0 or later and EDGE FX firmware update). 300 dpi on head axis.

True spot color printing - GerberColor Foils

Save time and generate better quality graphics with dedicated spot colors

SpectraTone™ Color Matching

Lets you create over 3700 pure, vibrant colors

Advanced Foil System

Smart GerberGauge™ RFID technology tracks exact foil usage

Process and specialty colors

In addition to spot colors, Gerber process, metal and fluorescent foils allow you to create full color images

Durable output

3 to 5 years outdoors without lamination

EDGE READY™ materials

Fully compatible with Gerber OMEGA™ design software and a wide range of permanent, removable, semi-rigid substrates

Complete Print and Cut System

Once printed on the EDGE FX, graphics are contour cut on a 15" EDGE-compatible cutter, adding value to output and saving time

Patented punch pattern

Provides superior accuracy which reduces material shifting, cut time and waste due to cut errors. Enables long unattended runs of up to 50 yards without loss of accuracy

Easy material loading

Load material onto the sprocket wheels for quick, accurate and unattended material feed

EDGE Ready™ materials

Fully compatible with Gerber OMEGA™ design software and a wide range of permanent, removable, semi-rigid substrates

Easy maintenance

Unlike solvent printers, no “wake up” or “put to bed” routines are required. EDGE resin-based foils create no mess and are ready to go immediately

Small footprint

The EDGE FX print-to-cut system requires limited shop space allowing you to get started quickly and inexpensively

Intuitive user interface

Easy for your staff to learn and operate

Printing
Print TechnologyThermal transfer, tuned, and optimized
ColorsOver 75 color foils available
Color TypesSpot, Process, Transparent, Medal, LT Heat Transfer, Special Effects, and Finishing Series
Maximum Resolution300, 600 or 1200 dpi on material axis (1200 dpi requires OMEGA 4.0 or later and EDGE FX firmware update). 300 dpi on head axis.
Material FeedPatented sprocket feed
Media Width15" (38 cm) punched media
Print Width11.8" (30 cm). Larger output sizes are automatically paneled and can be easily assembled into larger graphics
ProductivityBase Speed up to 60" per minute per color at 300 dpi. 1 Color = 290 ft2/hr, 4 Color = 60 ft2/hr. Higher resolutions are slower.
Communication PortEthernet TCP/IP
Foil Set- GerberColor™ FX foil family and caddy.
- Not compatible with ColorSet™ foils
Outdoor Durability3 to 5 years without lamination in most applications
Materials & SubstratesEDGE READY™ materials consiting of cast and calendered vinyl, magnetic, reflective, temporary & changeable films, Lexan®-based films, polyester label stock, and much more
VentingNo special ventilation required
Dimensions and Weight
Width36
Height18
Depth17
Weight82 lbs
Electrical Specifications
Rated Voltage100-240 VAC +/- 10%
Rated Frequency47-63 Hz
Power Supply10 A
Environmental Conditions
Temperature68-78° F
Humidity50-60% relative humidity, non-condensing
Accessories
Included
  • Power cable (14.5')
  • CAT 5 cross-over Ethernet cable
  • Thermal print head cleaning kit
  • Replacement foil squeegee
  • Replacement material squeegees (2)
  • Foil caddy
  • Roll holder
  • 10 yard roll of material
  • 15 meter foil insert