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FCX2000 Series Technical Specifications

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FCX2000 Series Technical Specifications

Model Name-Size FCX2000-60 VC FCX2000-120 VC FCX2000-180 VC
Configuration Digital Servo Motor | Flatbed Cutting Plotter
Media Hold-Down Method Vacuum Suction
Effective Cutting Area 24″ x 36″ 47″ x 36″ 70.8″ x 36″
Mountable Media (Y-axis) 36"
Roll Media Support Roll media stocker (manual feed) supports media width up to 36" wide and up to 11lbs weight
Maximum Cutting Speed 400 mm/s (1 to 40 cm/s in 16 steps) in all directions
Maximum Cutting Force Tool 1: Max 4.9 N (500 gf; Tool 2: Max 9.8 N (1 kgf)
Cutting Force Settings Tools 1 and 2: in 40 steps
Minimum Character Size Cut Approx. 10 mm square (varies with character font and media)
Programmable Resolution GP-GL mode: 0.1/0.05/0.025/0.01 mm, HP-GL™ : 0.025 mm
Distance Accuracy Max. 0.1% of the distance moved or 0.1 mm, whichever is larger (in plotting mode) (*1)
Perpendicularity Max 0.5 mm / 900 mm (in plotting mode)
Repeatability Max 0.1 mm (excluding contraction of media, in plotting/cutting mode) (*1)
Standard Interfaces RS-232C, USB2.0 (High-Speed), and Ethernet (10BASE-T/100BASE-TX)
Buffer Memory 2 MB
Command Sets GP-GL and HP-GL™ emulation (set by menu, or selects automatically by received data)
Number of Tools 2
Cutting Blade, Pen and Tool Types Cutting blades (supersteel), Pens (Water-based fiber-tip pens, oil-based ballpoint pen), and Creasing/scoring tools
Other Capabilities ARMS, Reverse side Cutting/Creasing using ARMS, ARMS Copy function, Creasing, Cutting/creasing in multiple passes
Power Source 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz (Auto switching)
Operating Environment Temperature: +10 to +35 ºC, Humidity: 35 to 75% RH (non-condensing)
Guaranteed Accuracy Environment Temperature: +16 to +32 ºC, Humidity: 35% to 70% RH (non-condensing)
External Dimensions
[W X D X H] Approx.
53″ x 55.5″ x 36.7″
(includes stand)
76″ x 55.5″ x 36.7″
(includes stand)
99.75″ x 55.5″ x 36.7″
(includes stand)
Weight Approx. 167.5 lbs.
(includes stand) (*2)
218.25 lbs.
(includes stand) (*2)
255.7 lbs.
(includes stand) (*2)
Supported Software (*3)(*4) Cutting Master 4 (for Mac and Windows), Graphtec Pro Studio (Windows only), Graphtec Studio (Mac only)

*1 When operated with Graphtec specified media and conditions.

*2 Pump (blower) for vacuum suction media hold-down system is not included.

*3 For more information about Windows and Macintosh compatibility, please check the website or contact your local Graphtec dealer.

*4 Available Graphtec software can be downloaded from Graphtec America’s website.



FCX2000 Series Media Type Cutting

Media Type Thickness Recommended Cutting Blade FCX2000-60 VC FCX2000-120 VC FCX2000-180 VC
Self-adhesive marking film (vinyl, flourescent, reflective) up to 0.25mm CB09UB yes yes yes
Heavy cardstock, paper board (pattern paper, oil board) up to 0.5mm CB15U, CB15U-K30 yes yes yes
pp to 1.0mm CB30UC yes yes yes
Compressed foam sheet up to 0.8mm CB15U-K30 yes yes yes
Sandblast rubber resist up to 1.0mm CB15U-K20 yes yes yes
Cardboards (F/G flute) up to 1.1mm CB30UC yes yes yes
CB15U-K30 yes yes yes
Clear sheest (plastic packaging) up to 0.5mm CB15U yes yes yes
up to 1.0mm CB15U-K30 yes yes yes
High-intensity reflective sheeting up to 0.5mm CB15UA yes yes yes
up to 1.0mm CB15U-K30 yes yes yes