A proven performer, the PlotWave 3000/3500 deliver consistently large format black and white CAD/GIS printing, scanning, copying and document management solutions that optimize your business printing processes and workflow.

PlotWave 3000/3500

PlotWave 3000/3500

The PlotWave 3000 and PlotWave 3500 are the perfect walk-up solutions designed to offer excellent quality and robust versatility, without hassle. Raise your productivity with first time right quality and results every time with intelligent automations, trusted technologies and an intuitive workflow that safeguards confidential information.

  • Radiant Fusing Technology
  • Virtually no warm-up time
  • Perfect for Monochrome CAD / GIS
  • True Resolution of 600 x 1200 dpi with Pico Printing
  • Up to 914.4mm (36.0in) Media Width and 2-roll capacity
  • Ergonomic single footprint design
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PlotWave 3000/3500

Unparalled Ease of Use

Enjoy ease of use with automated, intuitive and intelligent features at every stage of the print workflow process. Printing couldn’t be made easier with accurate live previews, automatic roll switching, roll width detection and easy paper feeding. Access and print from multiple locations at your convenience, ranging from your mobile device, USB flash drive, web browser, applications to your home folder, cloud or local network. Furthermore, the closed toner system makes toner refill easy and avoids unfortunate spillage or contact.

Safeguard Your Security

Achieve highest security levels with SMARTshield technology, designed to protect your data in all phases of the print process, now and in the future. When data is in transit, it is protected by secure, encrypted protocols. When at rest, your data is securely encrypted. These security measures have been built for the long term with software support, security updates and remote service.

Increased Productivity

Shorten lead-time with an easy, fast and smooth workflow, exceptional technologies and intelligent automated functions. Enjoy virtually no warm-up time and first time right high quality prints, scans and copies every time with Radiant Fusing and Image Logic Technology. Maximise your productivity with the POWERsync controller which provides sufficient processing power to efficiently handle multiple tasks at once.


Printing TechnologyRadiant Fusing Technology
ProductivityPlotWave 3000:
4 D/A1 per minute
2 E/A0 per minute

PlotWave 3500:
6 D/A1 per minute
3 E/A0 per minute

Warm-Up TimeVirtually no warm-up time
First Print Out Time<40 seconds
Resolution600 x 1200 dpi
Minimum Line Width0.06 mm


DescriptionIntegrated Contact Image Sensor (CIS) Colour scanner with Image Logic technology
Resolution600 x 600 dpi
Scan Speed15.2 m/min Black & white scanning
10.1 m/min Copying
5.0 m/min Colour scanning
Scan FormatsTIFF, PDF, PDF/A, JPEG, CALS, multi-page PDF, multi-page PDF/A and multi-page TIFF


Media Rolls1 or 2 rolls, manual feed of cut sheet media
Media Weight60 – 110 g/m², film: 3.5 – 4.0 mm
Roll LengthUp to 200 m
Roll Width297 – 914 mm
Minimum Printed Length279 mm
Maximum Printed Length200 m
Media TypePlain paper, Transparencies, Translucent, Recycled paper, Engineering Bond, Engineering Vellum, Coloured paper, Top Label Paper FSC, Red Label Paper PEFC, Black Label Paper PEFc, Green Label FSC, RecycledWhiteZero FSC, Transparent Paper, Transparent Paper FSC, Polyester film, Polyester film antistatic, Contrast Film, Clear Polyester Film, Double Matte Polyester Film, White Opaque Polyester Film, Translucent Engineering Bond, Recycled Engineering Bond, Colour Top, Recycled paper, Plain Paper recycled, Transparent, and Orika LPEX rice paper


DescriptionHigh performance POWERsync controller with Windows 10 iOT LTSC, 64 bits
ProcessorDual Core, Dual Thread Celeron® G4900 @3.10Ghz
Operating SystemWindows 7 / Windows 7 64 bits / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 64 bits / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bits / Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bits / Windows Server 2012 64 bits / Windows Server 2012 R2 64 bits Mac OS 10.10 / Mac OS 10.11 / Mac OS 10.12 (PostScript 3 driver support only for Mac OS )

Environmental and Safety

Ozone Emissions< 0.001 mg/m3
CertificationsCE, TUV GS, CETECOM, Energy Star 3.0, FEMP, Rohs, CCC, VCCI TüV GS, c-UL-US, CB, RCM, EPEAT, EAC, FCC Class A, VCCI Class A


TonerBlack Toner
  • Radiant Fusing

    Radiant Fusing Technology is an eco-friendly fusing method with instant-on machine availability and no warm-up time. Consistent and high quality prints are ensured as the toner is fused without physical contact with the media during the Radiant Fusing process. Expect shorter print time, lower energy consumption, noise and ozone.

  • Image Logic

    Image Logic technology is an intelligent, easy-to-use solution that helps you consistently turn imperfect originals into perfect copies and scans without any hassle.

  • ClearConnect

    ClearConnect software suite consists of all the applications with the same user interface to manage the entire print workflow. Print and scan to the cloud from the desktop, mobile device, user panel, USB flash drive, or network with ClearConnect software suite. This helps users to save time and avoid costly misprints with easy shortcuts and live previews.

  • POWERsync

    POWERsync allows convenient and fast job processing with an open architecture that enables integration with a variety of print management applications. Enjoy lightning-fast job submission and enables you to use the submission software, drivers and control software that fit the way you work.

  • SMARTshield

    SMARTshield is a fully integrated printing security technology that is embedded in the total print workflow. Protect confidential data with multiple security measures designed to ensure that all your security risks in every stage of the workflow process are addressed. This allows safe submission, safe storage, authorisation, hack prevention which secures you now and in the future.