SureColor S40670

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Unmatched Performance and Value.

We challenged our top mechanical and chemical engineers to redefine and push the limits of solvent-based printing technology. And they delivered.


Displaying The Brilliance In Reliability With Epson SureColor® S40670.

The new Epson SureColorTM S-Series printers are Epson’s next generation of high-performance eco-solvent signage printers, which incorporates the latest printing technologies to be Epson’s most advanced signage printers to date. The printers come with the new sophisticated precision media feeding system, high-performance PrecisionCoreTM TFP printheads and a myriad of advanced features that enable them to reliably meet most demanding jobs while minimising operation costs.

Introducing the all-new Epson SureColor® S40600.

The 64-inch SureColor S40600 features newly-developed Epson UltraChrome® GS3 4-color solvent ink for outstanding print quality, durability, and media compatibility. When combined with an all-new precision media feeding system and a high-performance PrecisionCore® TFP print head, the SureColor S40600 is capable of producing sellable quality banner at 215 ft2 per hour, while also producing adhesive vinyl output at up to 170 ft2 per hour – making the new SureColor S40600 the ideal entry-level sign printer for any size print shop.


Epson Solvent Ink Technology - Epson UltraChrome® GS3

Fourth-Generation Solvent Ink Chemistry from Epson

  • Improved outdoor durability
  • Extremely fast drying
  • Superior media compatibility
  • No special ventilation or air purification required
  • Meets the chemical requirements of the Nordic Ecolabel (Nordic Swan)

Newly Developed Red Ink Technology

  • Unique Red solvent ink for significant color gamut improvements
  • Capable of producing outstanding red shades for typical signage applications

Superior Print Head Reliability

  • Developed in partnership with the PrecisonCore® TFP print head for better reliability

Epson PrecisionCore TFP Print Head - Our Most Advanced Print Head Technology

All-New High-Density Print Chip Core

  • Advanced Thin Film Piezo (TFP) print chip core is only 1/1,000 mm thin
  • Precision dot control for extreme print clarity and sharpness
  • By utilizing more advanced piezo materials, a higher-level of print head durability is achieved

High-Precision MEMS Manufacturing Process

  • Based on the Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems process for an unparalleled level of manufacturing efficiency for consistent production quality

Outstanding Ink Flexibility

  • The PrecisionCore print chip is capable of printing with a wide-range of ink types

Scalable Print Performance

  • The PrecisionCore chip, delivers commercial-grade performance in a compact, modular form, and enables Epson to scale the technology, from single-pass industrial presses, to professional and consumer printers.

High-Performance Photographic Solvent Imaging

  • Capable of print resolutions up to 1,440 x 1,440 dpi
  • True 720 dpi per color channel per single print pass
  • Enhanced Variable Droplet Technology as small as 4.2 picoliter

Epson Precision Dot™

  • Newly developed screening technology produces outstanding print clarity
  • Unique micro-weave technology provides high-speed printing with minimal banding

Designed for Solvent Ink Technology

  • The SureColor S-Series PrecisionCore print heads have been developed to meet the high demands of a production environment. A robust head carriage allows for more protection from potential head strikes, allowing for increased production with less downtime.

Key Printer Technology - Epson SureColor S-Series

Significantly Reduced Media Feed Error

  • Commercial-grade printer stand and media support system
  • Forty individual media feed rollers with five independent pinch rollers for extremely precise media feed control
  • Sharper media path virtually eliminates media skewing and buckling
  • Outstanding media take-up precision ensures tight and accurately finished rolls

Sensor-Based Auto Media Tension Control

  • Media feeding system is fully motorized for take-in and take-up
  • Printer automatically controls the media tension and motor strength depending upon the remaining media and weight
  • The “Auto Media Adjust” feature allows for easy set up of feed adjustments and head alignments with the touch of a button

Automated Maintenance Technology

  • User-Replaceable fabric wiping system automatically cleans the print head surface and surrounding area allowing for more reliable continuous printing
  • User-Replaceable air filters remove internal contaminants like dust and even ink mist
  • Unique internal air filtration system cleans the air internally and moves it out the rear of the printer - blowing any dust off the roll feed before media enters the printer

Less Manual User Maintenance

  • Depending upon usage, manual maintenance has been reduced to once per month
  • New manual maintenance process requires less than ten minuets to complete
  • Printer automatically warns the operator when filter replacements are required

Included Software Solutions - ONYX

Extremely Easy to Use

  • Simple tools for sizing, cropping, tiling, and nesting
  • Easy workflow for printer operations - including a full RIP-queue
  • Built-in ability to add and recalibrate media

Professional Print Quality

  • Epson provides profiles for the top-selling solvent media
  • True PANTONE® Spot Color matching
  • Custom metallic spot color library (SureColor S80600 only)
  • Ability to print White or Metallic out of the box


  • As users grow, they can upgrade to a higher-end ONYX RIP solutions
  • Add-on support for ONYX Cut Server

Robust Printer Control Application Software

  • Realtime printer status and consumables monitoring
  • Perform cleaning cycles and various maintenance cycles remotely
  • Allows for easy printer firmware status and updating

Epson EMX Media Configuration System

  • Simple media configuration and setup through a single file - EMX
  • Each EMX file contains all the printer settings (temperatures, platen gap, roller pressure, etc.) and color profile for a specific media
  • Epson will provide hundreds of EMX files for free via download within both Epson Control Dashboard and ONYX GamaPrint Pro RIP interface

Better Customer Service

  • Control Dashboard software can automatically send Epson Technical Support all relevant details about your printer to help diagnose and resolve any problems


Base Printing Technology

  • Advanced PrecisionCore TFP Print Head
  • 4-channel, drop-on-demand, ink jet head
  • 4-cartridge (C, M, Y, K)
  • Epson UltraChrome GS3 ink
  • Professional-level solvent-based ink technology

Printer Nozzle Configuration

Color and Monochrome 720 nozzles per Color
Smallest droplet size is 4.2 picoliters


1440 x 1440 dpi; 1440 x 720 dpi; 720 x 720 dpi; 720 x 360 dpi


Printer (includes printer, stand, take-in & take-up)

103"(W) x 34"(D) x 53"(H)
Printer weight: 615 lbs

Print Engine Speeds

Printer Speed
Max Speed - 1 pass Up to 58.4 m2/h (360 x 720 dpi)
High Speed - 2 pass (Billboard) Up to 29.4 m2/h (720 x 720 dpi)
Production 1 - 3 pass Up to 20.8 m2/h (720 x 720 dpi)
Production 2 - 4 pass Up to 16.6 m2/h (720 x 720 dpi)
Production 3 - 6 pass Up to 11.0 m2/h (720 x 1440 dpi)
High Quality - 8 pass Up to 8.6 m2/h (720 x 1440 dpi)
Max Quality 1 - 12 pass Up to 4.7 m2/h (1440 x 1440 dpi)
Max Quality 2 - 16 pass Up to 3.5 m2/h (1440 x 1440 dpi)
Max Quality 3 - 24 pass Up to 2.6 m2/h (1440 x 1440 dpi)

Media Handling

Media input Single roll-to-roll, minimum 12" wide up to 64" wide
Cut-sheet size 17" x 22" up to 64" wide
Media core compatibility 2" or 3" cored media
Input roll media diameter Up to 9.8"
Input roll media weight Up to 95 lbs.
Media Weight/Thickness from 45 gsm up to 1.0 mm thick
Roll media take-up reel Fully automatic "wind in" or "wind out" with tension bar
Output roll media weight Up to 95 lbs.

Acoustic Noise Level

Approximately 59 dB(A) according to ISO 7779

Front-End RIP Workflow by ONYX

The Epson SureColor S40600 is also supported by most leading third-party RIPs and workflows like Onyx RIPCenter.

Printer Interfaces

Includes as standard one Hi-Speed USB 2.0
(1.1 compatible) and one Gigabit Ethernet port



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