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Océ’s ColorWave 700 a Hot Pick at Printex

Friday, 15 May 2015
By Print 21 Online Article


(l to r) Patrick Howard (Print21), Paul Whitehead (Senior Manager, Wide Format Group at Canon Australia) and Tim Saleeba (General Manager, Direct Sales at Canon Australia).

Canon’s wide-format printer the Océ ColorWave 700 – ‘ a whole business in a box’ – won a Print21 Hot Pick award on day two at Printex.

“Océ large format printers are the benchmark in productivity and simplicity for plan printing,” said Haydn Wills, Product Manager, Canon Professional Print. “The Océ ColorWave 700 offers a unique combination of plan, map and graphical application versatility. It offers high speed, productive printing and operational simplicity that meets the rapidly changing needs of a professional print providers. What we have here is effectively a whole business in a box.”

The ColorWave 700 with Océ MediaSense technology lets shops print on media up to 0.8 mm outputting up to 1,800 A1 CAD drawings or 640 high quality posters per 8-hour working day. It can also print on low-cost uncoated media or high-end specialties to meet customer demands.

Commercial printers can use the Océ ColorWave 700 to consolidate their large format plan and map printing along with graphical applications onto one easy-to-use system. It can replace multiple colour inkjet printing systems and improve efficiency.

Designed to work side-by-side with people, the ColorWave 700 is described as a user-friendly and planet-friendly choice. It can print on recycled and carbon neutral media and has good de-inking properties. The Océ TonerPearls® ensure there’s no fine dust, no odour and minimal waste disposal.

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