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In addition to the various computer labs available to all university students, the Textile department has our new Digital Print Center and two dedicated Computer Aided Design Labs as well as computer stations in all the textile design studios. Equipment in the two dediacted Computer labs include:

John Rinderman Computer Lab

    12 Pentium 4 processors with color printers,
    Wacom graphic tablets and scanners
    Hewlett Packard DeskJet 5000


    Adobe Photoshop CS2/Image Ready
    Adobe Illustrator CS2
    Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004
    Macromedia Director MX2004
    Microsoft Office
    Internet connected Doweave for Dornier electronic dobby weaving machine
    Weave Wizard

Digital Printing Lab

    Digital Printers:

    Mimaki Textile Jet TX-2
    Prints on 64 " fabric

    Mimaki Garment Printer GP-604
    Prints on 18" x 24" garment

    Mimaki Textile Jet TX-1600s
    Prints on 54" fabric

    2 Mutoh Falcon RJ-6000
    Prints on 54" fabric

    Colorspan DisplayMaker FabriJet XII
    Prints on 54" fabric

    Hewlett Packard DesignJet 500ps
    4-color ink
    Prints on 42" paper

    Rowland Hi-Fi Jet
    Prints on 54 " paper

    RIP Software:

    Wasatch SoftRIP
    Texprint by ErgoSoft, software RIP and Color management.


    Contex 42" Large Format Scanner


    4 Gateway PC workstations with Pentium IV processors and dual monitors
      NedGraphics software for print design, Jacquard and dobby weaving
      EAT Designscope software for Jacquard and dobby weaving

    4 Power Macintosh G4 workstations

      Pointcarré software for print, Jacquard and dobby weaving
      JacqCAD Master software for Jacquard weaving
      Sophis software for print design and Jacquard and dobby weaving.

For listing of the separate studio computers see the various studio facilities: Knit, Print,and Weave. They contain software by ScotWeave, Pointcarré, and AVL.


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School of Engineering and Textiles
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Philadelphia, PA 19144-5497

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