The Optima V250 4’ x 8’ digital flatbed is the optimal cutting solution for all applications in the digital printing, packaging, signage, and apparel markets. Contour & die cut substrates up to ¾” thick including foam board, PVC, and varnishing plates / offset blankets with its dual tool head system and variety of tool options. Each tool head is independently adjustable, ensuring high quality results for every job.
Powerful vacuum function that perfectly secures the media to the working table.
OptiCrop Mark Detection (print & cut)
INTERCHANGEABLE HEADS SYSTEM
Crease and score (variable thicknesses), emboss, draw, and perform oscillating cutting, half-cutting and V-cutting.
BUTTON CLAMP SYSTEM
Allows you to trim the material right to the edges, optimizing the material yield and leaves no marks on your material.
Independent twin heads can be easily adjusted to various heights depending on the blade length and type. This ensures that you achieve the highest quality and cutting precision for all materials.
CUTTING & CREASING DIGITAL PRINTED MEDIAS
Optima V250 comes as standard with a camera for crop mark detection. This device, used in combination with software OptiCrop, can perform accurate contour cutting and creasing around pre-printed media even with print-distorted materials.
With two configurable tool stations, Graphtec Optima V250 is a medium-format professional cutting plotter capable of: cutting, half-cutting and creasing, drawing and oscillating cutting up to 20 mm (3/4”) in thickness.
GRAPHTEC OPTIMA V250 IMAGE GALLERY
|Specifications||Graphtec Optima V250|
W 72" x D 121" x H 46" (W 1875 x D 3080 x H 1171 mm)
|Max. speed||30"/ sec|
|Air requirements (Pneumatics)||
8 Bar*/115 PSI-5.3CFM or 150 1/min
|Data buffer||External PC|
|File formats||.SVG,.PLT, .DXF, .CFZ, and HPGL|
|No. tools||Dual head configuration|
|Cutting thickness||3/4” with oscillating tool head|
4’ x 8’ ( 1225 x 2520 mm)
|Locking system||Air suction and pneumatic clamp|
|Weight||Machine net weight 600kg (1,323 lbs) / Machine with Package 820 kg (1,802 lbs)|
|Crop Mark Detection||via high resolution camera|
(what’s in the box)
|• Creasing tool|
• Tangential cutting tool
• Oscillating cutting tool
• 3-sets of 3-oscillating blades
• Box of 100 tangential blades
• Variety of cutting mats
• V-Studio software with OptiCrop Optical Crop Reading System
• Manuals and manufacturer warranty
TANGENTIAL CUTTING TOOL
Tangential Cutting Tool - precise multi depth cutting tool for materials up to 20 mm (3/4”) in thickness.
OSCILLATING CUTTING TOOL
Oscillating Cutting Tool - powerful pneumatic vibrating tool for cutting various strengths of materials up to 20 mm (3/4”).
Creasing Tool with various wheels to crease folding carton and corrugated cardboard.
V TOOL (OPTIONAL)
V Tool - 45˚ for cutting foamboard, cardboard, reboard, and gatorboard.
V-Studio (Included Software for the PC with Windows OS)
V-Studio is the Operating Software which allows the artwork preparation, file conversion and the .PLT, .SVG (i.e. Illustrator® and Corel Draw®) vector file importation. Provided to the end users specific applications for different industries, A CAD for mount-board creation, a packaging design application and a crop marks detection camera utility. The tools/material database as well as the working process are managed by dedicated apps, all of them designed to make the work flow faster and guide operators step by step.
V-Studio is the suite of program for Graphtec Optima V250, developed to optimize the use of all computerized cutting machine. An innovative menu allows you to reach specific applications designed to create projects with absolute simplicity. Creating original mat-boards in quicker times, personalizing your boxes and achieving contour cuts from today will be simpler thanks to an ideal design environment, equipped with extraordinary tools.
Design and create content for various types of work in a complete creative ambience, with an attractive look and with all the tools that you had always wished for. Thanks to a pleasing layout, clean and harmonious, the new functionality is easy to access and rationally positioned to optimize the creative workflow. A large preview, positioned in the center of the screen, allows a clearer visualization of what the final project will be.
TOOLS & FEATURES IN V-STUDIO
- Parametric templates
- Guide lines
- Shaping tool
- Nesting mode
- Vector file importation
- Contour tool
- "Auto" size function
- True type fonts compatibility
- Available in mm, cm, and inch
- Selection object "combo" mode
- Easy to create opening array
- Visual labels
- Working interface completely independent from the drawing programs
- Multi-language fronted
- POS (point-of-sale) software integration
WHAT IS NEW?
With a more polish design, improved performance and features, V-studio 1.2 will bring you to the next level.
Completely automatic creation of jobs optimization and nesting.
Bar Code Importation
To import file through a bar code scan.
.VXML file format compatibility
To import file from a third party software house.
.CSV file format compatibility
To import cutting lists from Excel or similar
Similar to x-ray view to make shapes manipulation easier.
Second tool bar
To optimize and speed up daily use.
New block fonts and single line fonts
More than 1200 clip art, all arranged by categories
Comprehensible tutorial image
Discover new ways to create mat boards with full creational freedom and with the maximum ease, using avant-garde tools. Work quickly and intuitively thanks to a coherent approach with the user interface in all its components.
Increase your productivity, using the exceptional functionality of the new application for editing packaging. Utilize the new, purposely developed, functionality to improve integration with the M3 application and increase its productivity.
Reach new levels with the functionality to perform contour cut shapes. Use the crop mark detection function to accurately cut pre-printed designs.
Use the most common vector graphic programs to transfer your projects to the machine.
Optimize the software use storing all your materials including their specs , and tools & machine settings.
OPTICROP (Optical Crop Mark Detection)
OptiCrop is the easy to use software, to perform Contour Cut on pre-printed image. The software used in combination with ImageCut provides you with diagram to preview your contour cuts. This preview will even assist you in searching registration marks and export the artwork into your machine correctly.
Optima V250 comes as standard with a camera for crop mark detection. This device, used in combination with optional software OptiCrop, can perform accurate contour cutting and creasing around pre-printed media even with print-distorted materials. Supported by included Adobe Illustrator® or CorelDraw® plug-in for Windows OS, along with various RIP manufacturer support including SAI, Caldera, and upcoming ONYX support release.
WHAT MAKES EVERYDAY THINGS EASY-TO-DO...
- SVG compatibility (Adobe Ill. & Corel Draw)
- Pen colors identification
- Square and Round registration marks compatibility
- Customizable registration marks sizes
- High tolerance to variation in brightness
- No limitation in registration marks positioning (Inside or outside artwork perimeter)
- Straightening cutting process available up to +/- 44 °
- Repositioning camera capability in case of Recognition failure
- Capability to manage object rotated 90°
READ REGISTRATION MARKS
The machine mounted camera can read registration marks and detect the position of cuts on the machine’s table. OptiCrop has an advanced feature to allow you the redrawing of the artwork according to the print skew. This feature always ensures the maximum precision when performing the contour cuts.
PLUG-IN REGISTRATION MARKS
Plug-in to add registration marks are available for both, Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator. OptiCrop once positioned the camera on the first registration marks, automatically detect the 2nd, 3rd and 4th marks redrawing the artwork according to the position on the cutting table.
3 registration marks correct affine transformation; 4 non-affine transformation. « Retry mode » allows you to repeat registration mark acquiring when not recognized preventing wasting time.
HARDWARE & SOFTWARE
Contour Cutting involves placing an outline around an object and makes the machine cut it.
OptiCrop works with .SVG files, and is totally compatible with Adobe Illustrator and Corel Draw.
COLOR RECOGNITION WORK WITH VECTOR FILES
Since OptiCrop works with vector files, it is possible to set-up plotting process using different pen colors on you art work. Using a black line the software will import the object as a cut. This feature also recognizes different colors and allows the user to set-up on V-Studio halftones color.
Plug-in to add registration marks are available for both, Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator.
m3 Software (Optional)
is a comprehensive library of parametric components and designs, specially designed for Graphtec Optima V250. It is structured to deliver the capability to edit packaging, display cases and other cardboard based 3D objects, resize & cut.
- Parametric libraries for packaging in mm and inch
- An integrated library index with sections for different materials
- Support of the ECMA and FEFCO codes, and a lineup of additional parametric designs
- Resizing and automatic structural modification by parameter editing
- Dedicated driver for Graphtec Optima V250
m3 Art Software (Optional)
is a combination of functionalities giving graphic designers the flexibility to work directly in Adobe Illustrator with files from the packaging and POP/POS displays parametric libraries. Native m3 files can be opened in Illustrator without conversion and can be resized.
Focusing on the visual side of the design process, the m3 Art offers intuitive 3D prototyping with realistic visualization of the material, print and finishing effects within Illustrator. This integration ensures that the powers of graphic and CAD software systems complement one another - a process that increase productivity and requires minimal effort.
- Conversion-free opening of native EngView files
- Resizing of designs directly in Adobe Illustrator
- Immediate inspection of any change in 3D
- Artwork replications and finishing effects
- Front and rear artwork placement variants
- Generation of 3D PDF
M3 PACKAGING CREATOR (Optional Software for the PC with Windows OS)
m3 Packaging Creator provides an archive of 500 parametric designs for folding carton and corrugated cardboard. The ECMA and FEFCO international codes are fully featured, accompanied by other custom structures widely used in the industry. The 3D Presenter is the environment for virtual prototyping of packaging and POP/POS displays through realistic 3D modeling is available at extra cost.
m3 & m3 Art Software are specialized software for boxes and POP/POS Display. Supportive materials include folding carton, corrugated board and rigid board. The m3 is a comprehensive library of parametric components and designs, specifically designed for the cutting machines. It is structured to deliver the capability to edit packaging, display cases and other cardboard based 3D objects, resize & Cut.
500 READY-TO-USE STANDARDS OF CORRUGATED BOARD
The m3 library of resizable designs contains more than 500 ready-to-use standards of corrugated board, folding carton or inverted corrugated board (ICB) packages. The Library of resizable designs contains designs of corrugated containers and folding carton boxes that conform to the FEFCO and ECMA standards, as well as to own standards.
1700 READY-TO-USE PROJECTS
The m3 Art Library contains more than 1700 ready-to-use projects. Parametric designs for folding carton and corrugated cardboard, including the full ECMA and FEFCO codes, standards appropriate for PVC and corrugated plastics are also available and a collection of parametric POP/POS displays and complex multipart structures – furniture, walls, booths, kids’ corners – for corrugated and rigid board.
m3 BUNDLES ARE FULLY INTEGRATED WITH V-STUDIO
Both m3 bundles are fully integrated with V-Studio, allowing users to edit any designs, customize them and finally export to the V-Studio with cutting commands intact. From version 5, there is ‘instant cut’ with a dedicated Valiani button.
Parametric libraries for packaging in millimeters and inches. An integrated library index with sections for different materials
support of the ECMA and FEFCO codes, and a lineup of additional parametric designs. Resizing and automatic structural modification by parameter editing
Dedicated driver for the machine.
3D CAD COMPATIBILITY
Focusing on the visual side of the design process, the m3 Art offers intuitive 3D prototyping with realistic visualization of the material, print and finishing effects within Illustrator. This integration ensures that the powers of graphic and CAD software systems complement one another – a process that increases productivity and requires minimal effort.
The m3 Art is a combination of functionalities giving graphic designers the flexibility to work directly in Adobe Illustrator with files from the packaging and POP/POS displays parametric libraries.
Native m3 files can be opened in Illustrator without conversion and can be resized.
Conversion-free opening of native EngView files. Resizing of designs directly in Adobe Illustrator. Immediate inspection of any change in 3D Artwork replications and finishing effects Front and rear artwork placement variants Generation of 3D PDF.