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Epson Stylus Pro 10600 Product Information

Epson stylus pro 10600: product information
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Printer Parts

Roll paper
Mounting
spindles
brackets
Lower
cover
Paper
basket
Paper set lever
Roll paper cover
Control
panel
Ink cartridge
compartment
AC inlet
Ethernet port
FireWire port (×2)
USB port
Parallel port
Port for optional Automatic
Take-up Reel

Printer Specifications

Printing
Ink types
6 color EPSON
Archival
UltraChrome ink model switchable
between two ink modes:
❏ Photo Black (uses Photo Black ink
❏ Matte Black (uses Matte Black ink
180 nozzles × 6 (black, cyan, magenta,
Nozzle
configuration
yellow, light cyan, light magenta)
Maximum 1440 dpi × 720 dpi
Resolution
Print direction
Bidirectional/unidirectional
Control code
ESC/P3
Line spacing
1/6 inch (default), programmable in
1/720-inch increments
Paper feed speed 215 ± 10 milliseconds per 1/6-inch line
RAM
128MB (fixed)
Engine Reliability
20,000 B0 images (720 × 360 dpi,
Total print
volume
bidirectional), or 4.8 million print head
passes, before required maintenance
Print head life
28 billion dots per nozzle
Periodic
Waste ink tank, pump unit, flushing box,
maintenance
head cleaner, cap assembly; require
replacement approximately twice during
printer life
Cutter blade life Approximately 2000 B0+ sheets (EPSON
media up to 4.33 mil thick)
9/02
EPSON Stylus Pro 10600
®
Photographic Dye
ink, or UltraChrome
cartridge)
cartridge)
®
Raster Photographic Driver
EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 - 1
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  • Page 1: Printer Parts

    Paper feed speed 215 ± 10 milliseconds per 1/6-inch line Engine Reliability Total print volume Print head life AC inlet Periodic maintenance Cutter blade life Approximately 2000 B0+ sheets (EPSON 9/02 EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 ™ 6 color EPSON ® Photographic Dye ™...
  • Page 2: Epson Stylus Pro

    Do not use curled, folded, or deckle-edge paper. ❏ Depending on the media, best feed and print quality are guaranteed on EPSON paper with thicknesses of 3.15 to 4.33 mil (0.08 to 0.11 mm), 64 to 90 gsm. ❏ For best results, use paper under the following conditions: Temperature: 59 to 77 °F (15 to 25 °C)
  • Page 3: Consumables And Accessories

    Drivers ® Macintosh System 8.5.1 through 9.x (OS X clients supported via RIP, available from the EPSON web site for download), Windows ® 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows XP, and Windows NT drivers are standard. For Adobe ®...
  • Page 4 EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 EPSON Paper and Other Media The following table lists many kinds of EPSON media available for your printer, and recommends specific papers for your printer’s ink type (Photographic Dye, Archival ink, or UltraChrome ink). In some cases, a different paper may be a better match for your needs, depending on the effect you want to achieve.
  • Page 5 EPSON papers for the Stylus Pro 10600 (continued) Paper type ColorLife ™ Photo Paper Semigloss* Presentation Matte Paper Doubleweight Matte Paper Enhanced Matte Paper* Matte Paper Heavyweight Enhanced Matte Posterboard EPSON Proofing Paper Commercial Semimatte** DuPont ® /EPSON Commercial Matte Proofing Paper...
  • Page 6 EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 EPSON papers for the Stylus Pro 10600 (continued) Paper type Smooth Fine Art Paper* Textured Fine Art Paper* Synthetic Paper** Adhesive Synthetic Paper** Adhesive Vinyl Canvas Tyvek ® Brillion ™ Watercolor Paper-Radiant White* Requires optional 3-inch high-tension spindle...
  • Page 7 GLOSSY PAPER - PHOTO WEIGHT BACKLIGHT FILM SMOOTH FINE ART PAPER ENHANCED MATTE PAPER (roll) or ENHANCED MATTE POSTERBOARD (sheet) SMOOTH FINE ART PAPER TEXTURED FINE ART PAPER ENHANCED SYNTHETIC PAPER ENHANCED ADHESIVE SYNTHETIC PAPER CANVAS EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 - 7...
  • Page 8: Control Panel

    PAPER OUT Paper Out light on 8 - EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 When your ink or paper runs out or a problem occurs, a message appears on the display. The lights on the control panel come on or flash. The following table lists the messages and includes an explanation and instructions for correcting the problem.
  • Page 9: Printing A Status Check

    NOTE: The user can replace the ink cartridges and cutter blade. Other parts need to be replaced by an authorized EPSON service technician. Follow these steps to print the status check: 1. Load a sheet of letter-size paper in the printer. (You can print on roll paper, but you will use more paper.)
  • Page 10: Replacing Ink Cartridges

    6. Hold the ink cartridge with the arrow mark on the left side and pointing toward the printer. Then insert the ink cartridge into the slot. Don’t force the cartridge. 10 - EPSON Stylus Pro 10600 3. Locate the slot containing the empty ink cartridge (corresponding to the top of the clamp and pull it forward.
  • Page 11: Replacing The Black Ink Cartridge

    Then close the ink Ink Out compartment cover. Switching Between Black Ink Modes If your printer uses EPSON UltraChrome ink, you can switch between black ink modes to optimize your black ink density: Black ink modes Mode...
  • Page 12: Updating The Driver

    Poor print quality can also be caused by using a paper that is not defined in the EPSON printer driver or in a third-party RIP. Here are some common solutions for print quality problems: ❏...
  • Page 13 UltraChrome printer and you know the paper’s thickness, you can enter it directly from the EPSON printer driver. For additional guidelines, see the Printer Guide or technical support bulletins posted on the EPSON web site.
  • Page 14: Aligning The Print Head

    4. Press the Item button. PAPER THICK=STD display. If you’re using EPSON paper, leave this setting on If you’re using other media, enter the thickness of the paper (up to 1.6 mm) in 0.1-mm increments by pressing the + or –...
  • Page 15: Replacing The Blade

    Roll Cutter Off damage or prematurely wear out the cutter Do not use the printer’s built-in cutter when printing with these EPSON papers or other heavy media (thicker than 10 mil): ❏ Enhanced Matte Posterboard ❏ Posterboard Semigloss ❏...
  • Page 16: Replacing The Maintenance Tank

    Approximately every two years of normal usage (25% duty cycle) or after 20,000 B0-size prints, you should have your authorized EPSON servicer replace the waste ink system. This is necessary to prevent damage to the print head and maintain print quality. Parts and labor for this service are not covered under the terms of the limited warranty.