Roland EGX-30A Desktop Rotary Engraver

Roland EGX-30A

An unbeatable value in 2D engraving, the Roland EGX-30A desktop engraver offers a host of revenue possibilities in an affordable package, producing everything from gifts and awards to signs and rhinestone decorated apparel. This powerful engraving solution comes complete with bundled software, a vacuum hose and a brass adaptor for scribing, boosting production and profits while running quietly in any office setting.

Boost Revenue with the Fastest Device in its Class

The EGX-30A Desktop Engraving Machine is powered by an advanced DC brushless motor and delivers the fastest production speeds in its desktop class. Whether you’re producing plaques or creating personalizing gifts and nametags, more speed ultimately translates into more profits.


Distinguishing Features

  • 20,000 rpm spindle
  • Convenient 12” by 9” work area
  • Engraving software and tools included
  • Convenient hand-held control panel
  • Optional ADA Signage Kit available
  • 1-year warranty

Powerful Versatility

The EGX-30A Desktop Engraving Machine is truly a versatile device that powers out a wide range of personalized products, enabling diamond scribing of brass, aluminum, copper, and engraving plastics and wood. The following items represent just some of the revenue possibilities.

  • Safety signs
  • Jewelry
  • Personal items
  • Badges
  • Luggage tags
  • Nameplates
  • Hunting items
  • Funeral plates
  • Key rings
  • Trophies
  • Awards
  • Rhinestone decoration


Rhinestone Decoration in 5 Easy Steps

A unique capability of the EGX-30A Desktop Engraving Machine is rhinestone decoration on jewelry, personal items, and apparel. In the following 5 easy-steps, you can personalize and profit:


Push-Button Automatic Engraving

With the EGX-30A and included Dr. Engrave software, you can design your badge, nameplate or plaque, generate the engraving path and output the finished product in a few simple clicks. Ease-of-use features include an automatic detection of material thickness and the ability to adjust the feed rate and spindle RPM by simply turning the knob located on the control panel.


Easy and Modern

If you’re still using old pantograph machinery, the EGX-30A is the perfect replacement to ease traditional engravers into simple, fast and versatile digital engraving technology. It has a low profile, small footprint and quiet operation with a 12-by-8-inch work area and industry-standard 0.125-inch diameter spindle to provide professional-grade precision and performance.


Software for Simplified Engraving

Dr. Engrave
Dr. Engrave is included in the purchase of the EGX-30A. Features include TrueType fonts and automatic layout tool for importing Excel and CSV files for quick engraving of nametags, product serial numbers, and all manner of door numbering projects. Dr. Engrave is compatible with Windows® 95/98/Me/NT4.0/2000/XP.

R-Wear Studio for rhinestone decoration
Optional software for the EGX-30A include R-Wear Studio that allows you to create templates for profitable rhinestone apparel decoration. Its features include a library of 500 hot-fix rhinestones and a job cost display for quick profit calculation and rhinestone inventory management.

Compatible Software
The EGX-30A is compatible with most engraving programs on the market, including FlexiEngrave 8.51, EngraveLab v7.1, and TriPoint 9.6. 


Start Engraving Immediately

To get you up-and-running right out of the box, the EGX-30A comes with an assortment of accessories that include engraving cutters, diamond scribe and burnishing tools. It also includes a vacuum attachment to make production clean and efficient, and a USB port and cable for easy setup and communication with engraving software.


Unmatched Reliability and Support

Like all Roland DG products, the EGX-30A is designed and built to provide years of reliable, outstanding performance. As further peace-of-mind, Roland offers customers unmatched service and support on the EGX-30A.

Roland DG proudly holds international ISO certifications as recognition of exceptional quality.

Table12 x 8 1/16th in (305 x 205 mm)
Maximum Operation Area12 x 8 1/16th in (305 x 205 mm)
Feed Rate1-15/16th in/sec. (50mm/sec.)
Mechanical Resolution0.000394 in/step (0.01mm/step), 0.0000492 in/step (0.00125mm/step) using micro step control.
Software Resolution0.000394 in/step (0.01mm/step)
Distance Accuracy0.000394 in/step (+/-0.1mm) or +/-0.5% of moving distance, Whichever is greater.
Right-angle Accuracy+/-0.000394in (12 1/16” in), +/-1mm (305mm)
Spindle MotorBrushless DC motor, maximum 27W
Revolution Speed5,000 to 10,000 rpm
Engraving Tool Mounting Diameter1/8in. (3.175mm)
Acceptable Engraving Materials
Plastics (ABS, Acrylic) and Brass and Aluminum for Scribing
Speed of Tool Up/Down Movement1 per sec.
InterfaceUSB 1.1(compliant with Universal Serial Bus Specification Revision 1.1), Serial (RS-232C Compliant)
Mode Indicators 2 (ENGRAVER/SCORE)
Power RequirementsDedicated AC Adapter: AC 100 to 240V +/- 10% 50/60 Hz
Machine: DC 24V, 0.7A
Acoustic Noise LevelOperation Mode: 70 dB (A) or less, Standby mode: 40dB (A) or less
(According to ISO 7779)
External Dimensions20-1/4 in. (W) x 19-3/8 in. (D) x 8-9/16 in. (H)
513 mm (W) x 491 mm (D) x 217 mm (H)
Weight29.1 lb. (13.2 kg)
Packed Dimensions34 in. (W) x 24 in. (D) x 12 in. (H)
863.6 mm (W) x 609.6 mm (D) x 304.8 mm (H)
Packed Weight37.5 lb. (17.0 kg)
Operation Temperature41 to 104°F (5° to 40°C)
Operation Humidity35 to 80% (no condensation)
AccessoriesAC Adapter, Power cord, USB Cable, Dust collector hose and duct, Character cutter, Engraving-tool holder, Diamond scribe adapter, Hexagonal screw driver, Spanner, Hexagonal wrench, Test material, Adhesive sheet for securing material, Roland Software package CD-ROM, User’s manual

Creating R-Wear Custom Rhinestone Apparel


Roland EGX-30A Desktop Rotary Engraver is available by special order only.  If you'd like to order please contact us by filling out the form below or by calling us at 841-7683.

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