Market and Applications and who uses this type of large format printer
Canon’s new imagePROGRAF iPF685 24”/A1, 5-colour large format printer with high capacity Hot Swap ink tanks, 320GB HDD and a built-in accounting software is designed for the CAD, GIS, Poster and In-House Print markets. The iPF685 delivers outstanding quality with exceptional productivity and an impressive return on investment. The iPF685 is the successor to the iPF655, with higher capacity 300ml ink tanks, improved magenta ink, updated software for cloud compatibility, and a 320GB HDD, delivering higher productivity and lower running costs than its predecessors.
The imagePROGRAF iPF685 is the latest technical perfection for the Electronic Design Automation (EDA), Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Mechanical CAD, Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries. Architects, engineers and construction firms can produce plans in exceptional detail with precise line rendering. Mechanical CAD engineers can create photorealistic visualisations of plans in applications such as AutoCAD, Mechanical Desktop or Pro/Engineer and bring them to life quickly with exceptional quality. GIS specialists can render complex “what-if” scenarios using maps, seismic analysis data or images from satellites. Even with huge file sizes generated, the imagePROGRAF iPF685 can handle your demands with accurate colour and exceptional line rendering.
Design Supply, an Accredited Canon Gold Partner, works closely with Canon to provide the best solutions available to get the job done for your business and maximize your opportunities. With more than 27 years of experience in the large format printer market, Design Supply offers expertise and knowledge in tailoring the exact solution for your specific application.
Designed for practicality and usability, the iPF685 is designed to fit comfortably in any CAD/GIS environment. A compact, slim-line design with a front-loading paper system and a front access ink tank system means you can change paper and ink easily even when printer is installed in a tight space or flush against a wall.
A large, bright, menu-driven LCD control panel gives easy access to sophisticated functions. Prints are automatically stacked and can be collected from a high capacity basket to prevent damage. There’s even a handy print timer to let you know how long a job will take to complete. Borderless printing technology keep you more productive as there is no need for offline trimming and Auto Skew Correction enables unattended printing by automatically adjusting for any skew in orientation and feeds the paper/media correctly.
Manage printing costs more easily with the built-in Status Monitor on the imagePROGRAF iPF685. The Status Monitor’s accounting function collects job logs and automatically calculates costs per job or time period. An economy mode can be selected which uses less ink: ideal when printing draft documents.
As you would expect from Canon, reliable performance is a given. For added peace of mind, Canon imagePROGRAF printers and print heads feature a 12-month warranty.
There is a complete range of Canon and third party media compatible with the ImagePROGRAF iPF685, available from Design Supply’s media specialists whose expertise can help you determine the best solutions for your particular printing needs.
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