Platinum expo sponsor Roland DG South Africa is launching a new wide format inkjet printer, as well as exhibiting its other wide format innovations at the upcoming Graphics, Print and Sign Expo, taking place from 3-4 May at the CTICC, Cape Town.


The new UG-642 wide format inkjet printer features dual staggered print heads and an output speed of up to 31.9sqm/h (720 x 600 dpi). It is ideal for customers who need to produce large-sized output in a short period of time.

TrueVIS VG3-640

With automated features, added usability and even greater colour choice, TrueVIS VG3 printer/cutters have been greatly enhanced to further exceed the print quality, productivity and the uncompromising needs of sign and graphics professionals.

VersaUV LEF2-200

The 50.8cm (20 inch) benchtop UV flatbed printer builds upon the capabilities of Roland’s previous VersaUV benchtop flatbeds. The LEF2-200 inherits the VersaUV LEF series’ renowned ability to print amazing full-colour graphics and unique textures, including premium finishes such as simulated embossing, onto a vast array of materials and objects up to 100mm (3.94 inch) thick.

TrueVIS SG3-540

Available in two sizes to fit a business and its budget, the latest SG3 series of large format graphic printer/cutters have been enhanced to answer the ease and productivity needs of sign and graphics providers. Expand current operation or provide the right start in sign and graphics with superior colour and performance.


The VersaSTUDIO BN series is a compact, easy-to-use and affordable desktop inkjet printer/cutter for professional use. With over 18,000 units shipped since its launch in 2011, the BN-20 has proven popular among a wide range of users, from those starting a printing business to those producing and selling original goods from their home or stores.

VersaSTUDIO GS2-24

With the GS2-24 desktop vinyl cutter, users can create professional quality graphics from a huge range of materials and take their business to the next level. With everything one needs to get started, this solution is the only choice for serious entrepreneurs.


The DE-3 desktop engraver is the result of over 30 years of innovation in engraving technology, delivering impressive versatility and fast, user-friendly automated production.
With laser-pointing technology, ethernet connectivity, automatic depth regulation and other intelligent features, the DE-3 is the ideal turnkey engraving solution for producing precise text and graphics onto a huge range of materials and objects. The DE-3U has a USB.

TrueVIS MG-300

The new TrueVIS MG-300 series features ECO-UV inks and premium UV print technology, which makes the series ideal for branching into professional UV print and cut. High-quality components, time-saving RIP features and simple media handling make the MG perfect for printing short runs, long runs, print/cut and much more.

TrueVIS LG-640

Featured in this print and cut solution are staggered printheads, ECO-UV inks, and True Rich Colour combined with user-friendly features to make the LG the ultimate in professional UV print and cut. A redesigned chassis, high-quality components and a variety of media handling improvements make the LG perfect for unattended printing of short runs, long runs, print/cut, and so much more.

The Graphics, Print and Sign Expo Cape Town Expo, taking place 3-4 May from 9am-5pm, is free, please register online. The event is proudly sponsored by Platinum sponsors, Roland DG South Africa and Stixo Signage Supplies.

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