This article relies excessively on references to primary sources. (July 2011)
|Dr. Watanabe (Founder)|
Graphtec Corporation (TYO: 6968), formerly Watanabe Instruments, is a company for computer input and output devices in Japan. It has subsidiaries in the USA, Europe and Australia. Graphtec was established in 1949; their first plotter was released in 1961.
- Pen plotter
- WX4633, WX4638, WX4671, WX4675, WX4731
- Cutting plotter
- Craft ROBO, Craft ROBO Pro
- CE 3000
- CE 5000
The plotters use Graphtec Plotter Graphic Language (GP-GL) which is not compatible with HP-GL, see its EAGLE definition:
[WX4671] Type = PenPlotter Long = "Watanabe WX4671 plotter" Init = "" Reset = "M0,0\n" Width = 16 Height = 11 ResX = 254 ResY = 254 Move = "M%d,%d\n" Draw = "D%d,%d\n"