VersaStudio BN-20 20" Eco-Solvent Inkjet Printer/Cutter | Roland DGA
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VersaStudio BN-20 20" Eco-Solvent Inkjet Printer/Cutter


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Application/ Software Guides

This 54 page PDF is a step by step walkthrough of the features of the VersaStudio BN-20 covering creation of files and output of specialty inks. Its a must for any new BN-20 owner
19.69 MB
This document describes the process for calibrating or linerizing a print mode in Roland VersaWorks.
1.81 MB
Color Management Presets in Roland VersaWorks
1.10 MB
This document outlines the procedures to load the Roland VersaWorks swatches into Adobe Indesign.
1.64 MB
This document describes the setup and work flow for printing using white ink on the SC-545EX printer and Roland VersaWorks.
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This document outlines the procedure for printing gray using Roland VersaWorks RIP application.
1.04 MB
This document describes the use of Special Color and Named Color Replacement in Roland VersaWorks.
399.01 KB
Details how to use the Roland Color System for perfect matching color out of Illustrator.
2.08 MB
Instructions on how to use the Custom Cut feature in VersaWorks. This instruction set is for configuring VersaWorks to a determined page size to increase cut accuracy.
2.44 MB
This document outlines the procedure for performing a Clean Reinstallation of Roland VersaWorks.
51.83 KB
This document offers tips and tricks on how to use VersaWorks effectively in conjunction with design applications such as Illustrator and Photoshop.
15.11 MB
Windows 7 Support Information for color products: VersaWorks, COLORIP, ColorChoice and ColorChoice II.
75.52 KB
Driver

Windows 10
Windows 10 driver, version 1.50. 64-bit operating system
20.72 MB
BN-20 Windows 10 driver, version 1.50. 32-bit operating system
20.26 MB
Windows 7
BN-20 Windows 7 driver, version 1.50. 32-bit operating system
19.41 MB
BN-20 Windows 7 driver, version 1.50. 64-bit operating system
19.86 MB
Windows 8
Windows 8 driver, version 1.50. 32-bit operating system
19.43 MB
Windows 8 driver, version 1.50. 64-bit operating system
19.87 MB
Windows Vista
BN-20 Driver Windows Vista 32 Bit Version 1.50
19.41 MB
BN-20 Driver Windows Vista 64 Bit Version 1.50
19.86 MB
Windows XP
BN-20 Driver, Windows XP, 32 Bit, Version 1.21
20.23 MB
BN-20 Driver, Windows XP, 64 Bit, Version 1.21
20.73 MB
Firmware

Firmware Update for BN-20 printer version 2.50.
2.08 MB
Zipped file includes the BN-20 RFW file, exe and instructions.
2.08 MB
Maintenance/ Calibration Guides

Printer Maintenance Guide
421.24 KB
Media Application Guide

HTM3 and PTM2 Application Instructions
613.68 KB
HTM3 and PTM2 Application Instructions - Spanish
606.23 KB
HeatSoft SATIN ESM-HTMS and PTM2 Transfer Mask Application Instructions
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Media Specification Sheet

This is the specifications sheet for Blue-Back Matte Paper.
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HTM3 Spec Sheet - Spanish
148.25 KB
HTM3 Spec Sheet
144.22 KB
HTMS Specification Sheet
247.93 KB
Especificaciones del Material de Termotransferencia de Poliuretano HeatSoft™ SATIN (ESM-HTMS)
401.51 KB
PTM2 Spec Sheet
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PTM2 Spec Sheet - Spanish
147.59 KB

Eco-Sol Max GREENGUARD Gold Certification. Current until April 2018.
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ESL3-CY, ESL3-MG, ESL3-YE, ESL3-BK, ESL3-LC, ESL3-LM, ESL3-WH, ESL3-MT, ESL3-4CY, ESL3-4MG, ESL3-4YE, ESL3-4BK, ESL3-4LC, ESL3-4LM Safety Data Sheet
1.50 MB
This is a conformity statement to EU's RoHS directive for the ESL3-MT ink (EcoSOL MAX Silver Metallic)
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This is a conformity statement to EU's RoHS directive for the ESL3 inks. (EcoSOL MAX - ESL3-CY, ESL3-MG, ESL3-YE, ESL3-BK, ESL3-LC, ESL3-LM, ESL3-WH, ESL3-4CY, ESL3-4MG, ESL3-4YE, ESL3-4BK, ESL3-4LC, ESL3-4LM)
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Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Clear Calendered Vinyl with Permanent Adhesive ESM-CCVP Roland Certified Media.
213.82 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Clear Static Cling ESM-CSC Roland Certified Media.
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Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Glossy Calendered Vinyl with Permanent Adhesive ESM-GCVP Roland Certified Media.
213.66 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Matte Calendered Vinyl with Permanent Adhesive ESM-MCVP Roland Certified Media.
215.50 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Premium Cast Vinyl ESM-PVC4 Roland Certified Media.
138.72 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for RolyPoly Banner Film ESM-RPBF Roland Certified Media.
187.94 KB
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Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for WallFlair™ Removable Fabric ESM-WFRF Roland Certified Media.
180.99 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for WallFlair™ Removable Vinyl ESM-WFRV Roland Certified Media.
213.72 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for White Static Cling ESM-WSC Roland Certified Media.
214.01 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Polyester Transfer Mask PGM-PTM Roland Certified Media.
45.91 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Super High Gloss White Film PQM-PETG Roland Certified Media.
174.16 KB
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for Glossy Photobase Paper SCM-GPP2 Roland Certified Media.
173.75 KB
SL Cleaning Liquid MSDS
144.64 KB
Conformity statement to EU's RoHS directive for the SL-CL (SOL Cleaning cartridge)
39.29 KB
SOL ink Cleaning Liquid Safety Data Sheet
174.50 KB
WallFlair Removable Fabric GREENGUARD GOLD Certification. Valid until April 2018.
280.22 KB
Owner/ User Manual

BN-20 User manual changes. These are changes to some of the items in the published user manual.
473.11 KB
This document describes the printing method using the metallic silver ink in combination of Roland VersaWorks and BN-20.
19.63 MB
Details basic operations and maintenance of the BN-20.
21.65 MB
Details basic operations and maintenance of the BN-20.
2.97 MB
This guide describes the white ink workflow on XC-540, including the new Single Pass printing mode.
19.07 MB
All information for basic set up and use of the Versaworks software in Spanish
0.98 MB
Profiles

This zip file contains all of the Roland DGA media profiles for the VersaStudio series printer, along with installation instructions.
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MSDS for ESM-SGPA
139.03 KB
Repair Guides

This document discusses Roland DGA's Depot Repair Policies
183.62 KB
Sample Files

Use this file to adjust the PerfCut pressure in VersaWorks.
16.65 KB
This Zip file contains a variety of PDF files that can be used when submitting print samples to Roland for evaluation. Use the appropriate file to create your sample. Please follow the enclosed instructions when printing and sending the test file.
8.59 MB
Setup/ Install Guides

This document describes the procedure of "First Time Printing and Cutting," from installation and setup of this machine to the actual printing.
1.30 MB
This guide (PDF) offers helpful tips for achieving optimal cut quality and describes the blades that are available by Roland and lists which blade to choose based by application.
302.70 KB
Este documento explica los principios básicos de la cuchilla de corte, y ofrece sugerencias para solucionar problemas con el corte.
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This document describes that how to set up a Macintosh client to print using VersaWorks. For information about VersaWorks, please refer to the VersaWorks online help (Windows version) or the Quick Start Guide.
11.64 MB
Instructions on how to convert from Eco-Sol Max White ink to Eco-Sol MAX 2 White. Note: This upgrade is for White ink only. Models: BN-20, XC-540W/MT, VS-300, VS-420, VS-540 & VS-640.
80.73 KB
Instructions in Spanish on how to convert from Eco-Sol Max White ink to Eco-Sol MAX 2 White. Note: This upgrade is for White ink only. Models: BN-20, XC-540W/MT, VS-300, VS-420, VS-540 & VS-640.
419.52 KB
Most Roland devices are supplied with a one year standard manufacturer’s warranty, but by registering your device within 60 days of purchase, your product could qualify for an extended warranty of up to 3 years*.
28.89 KB
VersaWorks Quick Start Guide
8.08 MB
This document outlines the procedures to install RVW printer drivers manually in Windows7.
2.01 MB
Software Guides

Roland VersaWorks profiling procedure
4.54 MB
This guide is for the use with both Roland VersaWorks and VersaWorks Dual. This manual describes the characteristics of white and metallic inks, important notes, maintenance and proper printing methods.
10.37 MB
Roland VersaWorks 3 FAQ
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Perfilando un material con Roland VersaWorks
4.42 MB
Software Updates

This updater will upgrade BN-20 Utility Software to version 1.20. Please read the included "ReadMe.txt" file before installing
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Document Description This updater will upgrade BN-20 Utility Software to version 1.21
4.79 MB
Full installer for the BN-20 WinUtility, v.1.00. Refer to the included "Readme.txt" file for installation instructions.
4.37 MB
This CorelDraw X5 swatch file includes the swatch for doing PerfCut. Please copy the unzipped .xml file into the "My Palettes" folder under "My Documents".
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This is the software package (zip file) for SFEdit2 and supports R-WearStudio and MetazaStudio software only.
1.83 MB
Roland Swatch libraries for Illustrator.
727.06 KB
Roland VersaWorks 5.21 Release Information - Changes, Fixes and Common Issues.
174.81 KB
Roland Versaworks Dual Offline Updater Version 1.6.11
469.04 MB
Use this updater if you are running VersaWorks version 2.x or 1.x. After applying this update, you can update to the latest version either Online or by applying the latest offline updater.
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This updater only applies to users of ver. 3.0 or later. Use the 3.02 offline updater if you are running older version of VersaWorks. NOTE: DGA media profiles are not included in this updater. Profiles are available at www.rolandprofilecenter.com.
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Training videos

BN-20 Video Setup Guide
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In this episode of Pro Tips, we look at a quick way to create a spot color in Adobe Photoshop that can be used to create a wide array of specialty ink effects using White, Gloss and Metallic inks.
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This video explains the PerfCut feature in VersaWorks and how to use it.
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Printer Maintenance – VersaStudio BN-20
30.83 KB
Tutorial video for printing in VersaWorks with CMYK, Metallic Silver and White in Single-Pass and Dual-Pass.
29.31 KB
Follow this link to the Roland Academy Webinars On-Demand webpage. Then filter through the videos to find a training session that suits your needs.
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Basic workflow for producing a Rhinestone motif template using Roland R-WearStudio.
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Tutorial video for selecting the proper print modes in VersaWorks when printing with CMYK, White and Metallic Silver on clear media.
32.46 KB
Video for working with transparencies in Adobe Illustrator specifically for VersaWorks (original). Certain design elements in Illustrator can cause cut lines to disappear in VersaWorks (original).
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This video outlines how to troubleshoot cutlines from Adobe Illustrator for Roland VersaWorks.
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The video outlines how to perform Roland VersaWorks update via Roland@Net and Offline updater.
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This video will walk you through the steps of using the Roland System Color Library with CorelDRAW.
17.57 MB
This video outlines the process to use variable data printing in VersaWorks.
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The following video outlines how to vectorize a graphic for rhinestone placement using Roland R-WearStudio.
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Troubleshooting Guides

Document describing issues and solutions relateted to static on Roland devices.
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Este documento está diseñado para proporcionar una descripción general sobre cómo la estática afecta la calidad de impresión en las impresoras Roland de formato ancho.
2.56 MB
This document outlines the troubleshooting procedures for VersaWorks crashing or freezing (lock up).
609.10 KB