Top 5 label cutters for 2023
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It’s that time of year again! We’re bringing you our top 5 digital Label Finishers for the new year. Last year brought big changes to the industry with even more to come. Take a look at some of the best in label cutter technology that pair best with many of the newest digital label printers.
5. QuickLabel’s LF Digital Die-Cutter
There are two different models to this label finisher. One of the simplest ways to cut out your custom labels is with one of these digital cutters.
The LF-100 is a compact tabletop cutter that makes label cutting simple, practical, and, most importantly, cost efficient. Most consumers are unaware that purchasing pre-cut labels can cost up to 500% more than cutting your own labels. The LF line of die-cutters makes it simple to save money on your label materials!
The LF-100 works best with the Epson C7500 or QL-300 printers. By delivering multi edge blades, this roll-to-roll-blade cutter provides the user the advantage of a low-cost printing experience.
The multi-edge blades of the LF-100 are unique in that they reduce the need for replacement and lengthen the blade’s cut life.
If you’re looking for a larger version of LF-100 5” digital label cutter than all you have to do is take a quick look at LF-200 8.8” digital label cutter.
QuickLabel offers an added layer of convenience by making the LF 200″ small and easy to use in any location, with all of the capabilities from the LF 100 incorporated in the most current generation of printers.
The LF 200″ can cut any substrate and supports 8.8″ media. In addition, the LF-200 works well with a variety of digital label printers from leading manufacturers such as Epson, Colordyne, Afinia, Astro Nova and Arrow Systems.
4. Arrow EZCut 330A
A new addition to our list of digital finishers! The EZCut 330A is a high speed finishing system designed for short run automation. It features the 4 cutting head technology of its sister unit, the EZCut 330R, but with new and advanced features.
One of the most exciting new features for the 330A model is the ability to use a variable code for auto-job change. The sensor can read the code on the side of the print and the machine will automatically adjust cut files. This is perfect for short run label production!
The higher speeds allow this unit to produce up to 30% more jobs than the EZCut 330R model, while maintaining a similar work area requirement. It is perfect for high volume label producers, as well as small businesses who are looking for cost effective ways to finish their short run label printing rolls.
It also features an optional inline sheeting module allowing customers to chose to go roll to roll or roll to sheet with some simple changes to the web path.
3. Arrow EZCut 330R
The EZCut 330R is one of the greatest blade finishers in our inventory, with a high-speed cutting head and capability for digital cutting up to 13″ wide.
The EZCut 330R provides precision cutting with a blade cutter for labels and one of the highest quality dual cutting heads. It can be equipped with up to 4 cutting heads for unparalleled speeds and precision. We also equip these with carbide cutter blades for the longest possible life!
The inline web guide keeps everything running true through the system. The integrated waste removal and slitting turn this machine into a one stop finishing solution! On demand production of finished labels has never been easier.
2. ArrowCut Nova 250R
If you want to cut your own labels, the ArrowCut Nova 250R laser label cutter is one of the best solutions available. The ArrowCut Nova 250R is the ideal laser cutter for precise cutting for your label designs.
The ArrowCut Nova 250R is the ideal laser die cutter for label printers of all sizes due to its small design and tremendous versatility. Adobe Illustrator can simply integrate cut lines, and features a built-in auto job change registration system that allows for smooth cutting of different tasks.
Not only does the cutting capability work efficiently at 80W, but also the laser cutting system can be upgraded to 100W, 125W, or 150W for a an even faster output.
1. ArrowCut Nova 330R
ArrowCut Nova 330R, a 13″ Modular Digital Laser Finisher, is at the top of the list for one of the best digital label cutters that everyone should look out for.
The ArrowCut Nova 330R is ideal for clients that want an all-in-one solution for 13″ wide printers, since it includes inline lamination, laser cutting, waste removal, slitting, and a dual rewinder.
It’s the perfect laser cutting machine for short or long runs, in-house or outsourced label manufacturing, and it is the most time and money efficient. The ArrowCut Nova 330R also has an auto job change capability for running many files on the same site at the same time. You can easily switch between projects without changing your cutting equipment!
To cut the labels and provide an excellent finish, the ArrowCut Nova 330R employs a high-power laser beam and web guidance system. The machine can cut over 10,000 labels in an hour.
We hope you are excited about what the label business has in store for you in 2023. Arrow will be happy to address any questions you have about any print project. We have a range of printers and finishers on hand to assist you in finding the right solutions to your label printing needs.
More information about the above-mentioned finishers and printers may be found here.