Virtuoso HD Garment Decorating System

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Create like never before with Sawgrass’ Virtuoso Desktop HD Garment Decorating System, the only fully integrated system designed specifically for creating digital transfers for white and light coloured cotton and cotton -blend fabrics with ChromaBlast-HD inks and SG400 and SG800 printers.

With Virtuoso's low start-up costs, ChromaBlast-HD's low imaging costs and CreativeStudio's curated library of thousands of t-Shirt templates and images, this Virtuoso is ideal for anyone that wants to start or grow their business with t-shirt printing. 

SG400 and SG800 Printers

  • The only inkjet printers built specifically for digital decorating.
  • Faster throughput for greater productivity and profit potential.
  • Up to 600 x 1200 dpi for dazzling HD photo-quality reproduction.
  • Includes 1-year warranty.

ChromaBlast-HD Ink

  • Newly formulated ink with higher yield and larger colour gamut.
  • Wow your customers with more vibrant, accurate colours.
  • Lower imaging costs - More money in your pocket.

CreativeStudio

  • Easy-to-use Online Designer and Stock Design Library.
  • Create designs from your computer or tablet on any OS.
  • Hundreds of templates, thousands of images to choose from.
  • CS Print and Color Manager included.
  • Full catalogue of product blanks at your fingertips.
  • No desktop graphics software or clip art to buy – Savings up to €3,000.

PowerDriver v4

  • Powerful and easy to use print and colour management desktop software for Corel and Adobe (Windows OS).

BusinessBuilder

  • Free sales and marketing resources to help you start and grow your business.
  • Webinars, seminars and guides focusing on target markets, production and management.

PartnerPlus

  • Total system support for your printer, ink and software - all in one place!
  • Real time support online or over the phone.

Applications


Substrate Compatibility

  • Cotton
  • Cotton Blend Fabric

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The First Fully Integrated HD Garment Decorating System

The only complete system on the market designed specifically for creating digital transfers for cotton and cotton-blend fabrics with ChromaBlast-HD inks and the SG400 and SG800 printers. Create, print and press in no time with access to the CreativeStudio design suite, BusinessBuilder resources and PartnerPlus user support.


Lowest Startup Cost of Any Professional Garment Decorating Technology

Compared to DTG, Cut Vinyl, Laser Transfers or Screenprinting, Virtuoso HD Garment Decorating Systems offer the lowest startup costs of any professional garment decorating technology. Combine this with low image costs, up to 600 x 1200 dpi print resolution and exceptional versatility for creating products that customers love, and Sawgrass’ Virtuoso HD Garment Decorating Systems deliver blazingly fast return on investment.


Extreme Colour, Superior Washability

Powered by ChromaBlast-HD inks, Virtuoso HD Garment Decorating Systems deliver extremely vibrant, lasting colours that OEM inks simply cannot match. Now you can get brilliant, deep reds and blues with commercial quality colourfastness that stands up to repeated washing.


Faster Speeds, Greater Productivity

SG400 and SG800 printers are nearly 2 times faster than their Ricoh predecessors - Up to 156 prints per hour. Their built-in self cleaning routine keeps the printers running at their best, ensuring money making uptime with minimal power and ink consumption.


Easy Expansion Options

The SG400 also has an additional 250 Sheet Paper Feed Tray option, which enables you to keep multiple paper sizes ready to print on demand.


PartnerPlus Service and Support    

All Virtuoso systems come with access to PartnerPlus, our comprehensive user support program. Our expert support team is available both online and via phone to offer real time help with system troubleshooting, colour management software, full product warranty and more for printers under OEM warranty.  

Colour Management Solutions Included

Enjoy enhanced free printer software for Mac and Windows platforms, with unique and functional colour output settings optimised for garment decoration production.  

  • PowerDriver v4 for Windows OS: Works with desktop graphic design programs – such as Adobe products and CorelDRAW – applying colour and print management for optimised printing with ChromaBlast-HD inks and cotton substrates.

  • MacProfile with Swatch Palette for Mac OS: Enables images created with desktop graphic design programs for Mac OS to print in rich, vibrant colour across a wide variety of image types through printers. 

  • Virtuoso Print ManagerDesigned specifically to enable Virtuoso HD Garment Decorating Systems to print graphics created in both CreativeStudio Online Designer and a variety of desktop graphics programs. Works with both Mac and PC. 

SG400 

Minimum System Requirements
Class: Start-Up
Maximum Media Size: A4 / 8.5" x 11"
Prints/Hr:* 

  • High Speed: 156 @ 600 x 600 dpi
  • High Quality: 72 @ 600 x 1200 dpi

Ink Set: ChromaBlast-HD CMYK
Colour Management: 

Maximum Resolution: 600 x 1200 dpi
Media Tray: 250 Sheets
Ink Delivery System: Standard Cartridges
Options: 

  • 100 Sheet Multi-Bypass Tray
  • Additional 250-Sheet Paper Feed Unit

Estimated Image Cost:* £1.27 per ft2 / €0.00172 per cm2 / $0.0027 per cm2AUD


SG800

Minimum System Requirements
Class: 
Production
Maximum Media Size: A3 /11" x 17" / A3+ with Multi-Bypass Tray‚Äč
Prints/Hr:* 

  • High Speed: 157 @ 600 x 600 dpi
  • High Quality: 78 @ 600 x 1200 dpi

Ink Set: ChromaBlast-HD CMYK
Colour Management: 

Maximum Resolution: 600 x 1200 dpi
Media Tray: 250 Sheets
Ink Delivery System: Standard and High-Capacity Cartridges
Options: 100 Sheet Multi-Bypass Tray; 250 Sheet Paper Feed Unit
Estimated Image Cost:*  £1.11 per ft2 / €0.00165 per cm2 / $0.0026 per cm2AUD

*Image cost and print speed estimates are provided for platform comparison purposes only. Results will vary depending on many variables including image size, coverage, colour management settings, etc.