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Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54″ Vinyl Cutter Review


The Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ Vinyl Cutter and Plotter is one of the most reliable machines that the market offers today. At a five star rating from our review and many other reviews that we have seen the Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ is recognized for its versatility and ease of use.

It is at the top of the cream when it comes to preparing vehicle graphics, window tint, signage, stencils and many other prints that will come out looking crisp and clean. It is one of the best pre-printed contour cutters and one that allows you to create professional vehicle wraps and heat transfer for garment designs.



Features of the Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ Vinyl Cutter

High Cutting Speed

The Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ Vinyl Cutter offers a cutting speed of up to 33 inches per second. This enhances high productivity and maximum output. This makes this plotter ideal for large scale production.

Larger Range of Cut

The Roland CAMM-1 accepts wide range of cut with media width of up to 54 inches. This makes it quite dependable for high range productions or prints too. This adds to its high efficiency when working with large scale production.

High Mechanical Resolution

Like many other Roland cutters and plotters this machine guarantees a high mechanical resolution of 0.0005″ that ensures and guarantees precision results. Apart from precision it also minimizes wastage of printing materials.

Huge Maximum Downward Force

For top performance with the thickest materials, the Roland CAMM-1 vinyl cutter offers a maximum downward force of up to 350 grams. This is great for high performance and efficiency.

Accepts Wide Range of Materials

Working with sandblast could seem tough but with the Roland CAMM-1 the game is really simple. This machine works with many ranges of materials including sandblast and window film.

Efficient Optical Registration System

Additionally for accurate contour cutting, the Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ Vinyl Cutter comes with the optical registration technology. This is the latest technology that many company owners look for in vinyl cutters.

USB and Serial Connectivity for Devices

There are two reasons that the USB and Serial connectivity feature is really important in the Roland CAMM-1 Pro GX-500 54′ Vinyl Cutter. First it offers quick set up. Then again it offers fast compatibility with many other external devices.

Cut Studio Software Included for Quick Use

CutStudio allows the Roland Pro users to quickly and easily enlarge, adjust, reduce, re-position, move, rotate, and mirror images. The supported file formats include BMP, JPG, STX, AI, and EPS.

High Compatibility to Many Windows Version

The Roland CAMM-1 is very much compatible to windows 8 and many other windows versions including Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/Vista 32-BIT thus can be easily used to generate and feed newer designs.

Easy to Work With Plug-ins for Designs

The plotter is also very adaptable to the latest graphic design software, Corel Draw and Adobe thus making it one of the most reliable plotters that we have today. It is very dependable and extremely easy to use.

Wide Range of Cuts / Tints and Decals

The Roland CAMM-1 cuts vinyl to the best precision. It doubles up as a machine for heat applied digital cuts, rhinestone decorations, window tinting, and clear paint protection when developing designs.

Front and Rear Loading Options

With its front and rear loading, you can feed media backward for a specified page distance and then cut and feed the media forward depending on what you want to achieve. This makes it simple and highly dependable to work with.


Top Reasons to Buy the Roland CAMM-1

There are many reasons why you could buy a vinyl cutter or plotter. But here are specific reasons why you should buy the Roland CAMM-1 vinyl cutter. Read along to find out more.

Latest Tech

The Roland CAMM-1 has many latest tech. These technologies are good for large sacle production. They include the following, the optical registration system, Roland CutStudio software, and high mechanical resolution of up to 0.0005” among the others.


At just about $6000 the Roland CAMM-1 might look really expensive, well it is! However, depending on the job you are going to use it for and the amount of production including its rugged durability, at such a price, this machine is indeed a great bargain too.

High Versatility

With a single machine you will be able to do very many jobs. These jobs will include rhinestone decoration, vinyl cutting, window tinting, heat applied digital cut graphics, labels, and decals among others. This is really ideal as it offers you with very many services in one.

Cuts Costs

Like we have said above, Roland CAMM-1 is highly versatile. By doing all these jobs in one this machine allows you to cut costs of having to buy many other machines for these other services. Indeed it also allows you to save a lot of energy when working on your printouts.

Easy to Use

Roland CAMM-1 comes with a simple to follow use manual. It also has an easy to follow set up and can be easily used as it comes with a stand and an easy to use LCD display among other things.


Reasons Not to Buy the Roland CAMM-1

The reasons not to buy the Roland CAMM-1 are petty and can be easily washed under the bride. They include the following.

  • Can get damaged easily if mishandled
  • Needs you to follow the manual if you must use.
  • Require proper maintenance and care for great results.

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Our Take

Is this the cutter for you? Come to think about it, are you involved in large scale production? Well is you are then most definitely you need the Roland CAMM-1. The reason is simple. This cutter is very versatile and can be used for very many types of designs, printouts, and cutting. This is what large scale production entails.

This cutter is expensive but the output is highly dependable. And as we have highlighted it can be used for a variety of cuts including heat applied digital graphic cuts, vinyl cuts, label and decals, rhinestone decoration, window tinting, and many more that large scale production entails.



If you want a vinyl cutter or plotter that offers you the best services for large scale production the Roland CAMM-1 is one such machine. It comes with so many latest technologies that can be used to maximize productivity and also to enjoy a smooth and rather easy to work with designs.

When using the Roland CAMM-1 you should however make sure that you follow the manual. The user manual will also help you to set up the machine and also to use it properly. Using the manual alone can make sure that your cutter lasts longer than its lifespan.

2017-07-14T11:10:56+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Roland, T-Shirt, Vinyl Cutter, Vinyl Machines|0 Comments

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