ColorWorks CW-C6500Ae

On-demand label printer
This 8-inch colour label printer (with auto-cutter) offers bespoke, flexible, colour labelling and supports a wide range of label sizes.
This on-demand, digital, four-colour label printer opens up new opportunities for businesses with lots of SKUs to manage and not much time. The ColorWorks CW-C6500Ae extends Epson’s range in order to meet the needs of small to medium batch customers across many sectors (food, chemical, beverage, manufacturing etc.)
SKU: C31CH77102
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Media Flexibility

The CW-C6500Ae benefits from a wealth of new features that are designed to provide practical and creative solutions. It supports media widths, from 25.4mm to 215.9mm and boasts expanded media support which even includes textured paper. In practical terms, this range of ColorWorks label printers can print anything from tiny labels for vaping liquid bottles, to large durable labels that are suitable for chemical drums. Also, the innovative movable sensor allows printing on any shape, without the need for a 2nd die cut.

Compact and easy to use

The CW-C6500Ae has been designed to be extremely user friendly. All operations can be carried out from the front, which saves on operation space. The roll replacement is possible from the front, right and left. We’ve also designed a number of technical tools to help with printer management, configuration and maintenance, including: web interface and printer fleet management, remote configuration, maintenance and monitoring.

Print quality

This label printer offers high quality, high resolution, four-colour print output as standard; along with colour matching functionality (ICC profile and spot colour matching tool) for impressive, impactful, on-demand colour labels.

Easy integration

All models in the range are integration-friendly. SAP direct support, ESC Label, Linux and Mac drivers.

Key Features

  • Media Flexibility Expanded media support. Label widths from 25.4mm to 215.9mm
  • Compact Simple, unobtrusive design with front panel operation
  • Auto-cutter For chemical, food & beverage, horticulture, and logistics - primary and secondary labelling.
  • Remote management Remote configuration, maintenance and monitoring
  • Money saving No need for pre-printed stock of labels. Print full colour on blank labels

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ColorWorks CW-C6500Ae Datasheet / Brochure PDF
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Tech Specs

Tech Specs

The product features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice
Printing Method
PrecisionCore™ Print Head
Nozzle Configuration
800 Nozzles per colour
Industrial colour label printer
Printing Speed
Max. 85 mm/sec  at  300 x 600 DPI ( printing width 212 mm)
Printing Resolution
300 x 600 DPI, 600 x 600 DPI, 600 x 1.200 DPI, 1.200 x 1.200 DPI, Max. 1.200 x 1.200 DPI
Printing Width
max. 212 mm
Print Language
ESC/Label, ZPL II (emulation)
Supported Media
Roll (4" external diameter), Roll (6" external diameter)
Continuous label, Continuous media, Die-cut label, Black mark paper, Black mark label
Yes Included
Power Supply
Supply voltage
100 ~ 240 V, 50 ~ 60 Hz
Power consumption
Printing: Appx. 39 W, Standby: Appx. 6 W
Product dimensions
444‎ x 515 x 326 mm (Width x Depth x Height)
Product weight
26 kg
What's in the box
Driver and utilities (CD), Individual Ink Cartridges, Main unit, Maintenance box, Roll paper, User manual
12 months On-site service



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