GT-3 Series Garment Printer featuring CMYK + 4 White Print Heads


GT-3 Series Garment Printer featuring CMYK + 4 White Print Heads

About the Product

Expand your business to include printing on dark and light garments with this modular garment printer featuring CMYK and 4 white print heads. The GT-381 is great for short and medium runs, allowing you to deliver customized high-resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi prints on demand. It features Brother industrial print heads and a convenient print area up to 16” x 18” allowing you to create new product lines with items such as tees, hoodies, shoes, towels, and more! Enjoy faster data download speeds with Ethernet/LAN connectivity or you can print directly from your USB flash drive (flash drive not included). With our specially formulated inks and advanced features, the GT-3 printer is designed to keep you ahead of the game.

Technical Support Library: https://gtowner.brother-usa.com/GarmentPrinters/Owner/Software.aspx?Machine=3Series

GT-381 FAQs: http://brotherdtg.com/support#gt3-faq

GT-381 Downloads: http://brotherdtg.com/support#gt3-downloads

GT-381 Videos: http://brotherdtg.com/support#gt3-videos

GT-381 Support Ticket: https://help.brother-usa.com/app/ask_ipd/p/5871,8744

Cookbook: https://gtowner.brother-usa.com/GarmentPrinters/Owner/GT3SeriesCookbook.aspx

Main Features

  • Upgradeable Design. Upgradable modular system that allows the print capability to grow with your business needs
  • Maximize Your Print Area. Offer oversized prints up to a 16” x 18” area
  • One Pass Printing. Faster production and better registration with one pass printing*
  • Exceptional Print Quality. Crisp high-resolution prints up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
  • Interchangeable Platens. Interchangeable platens available for printing on tees, caps, hoodies, over zippers, and more
  • Certified Washability. Our printers, when used properly with genuine Brother GT-3 inks, provide a high washing colorfast AATCC rating of 4.
  • Child-Friendly Inks. Our printing process using genuine inks and/or pre-treatment is CPSIA compliant, reducing environmental waste and ensuring safe printing on baby and youth garments.**
  • Printing Made Easy. Print from either your own graphic design software or our included easy-to-use Graphics Lab software (compatible with both Mac & PC)
  • USB/LAN Connectivity Connect and send files quickly with a LAN/Ethernet connection


Standard Interface(s) Ethernet, USB Flash Memory Drive, Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Carton Dimensions (W" x D" x H") 43.0" x 55.0" x 40.0"
Carton Weight (lbs) 325.0
Unit Dimensions (W" x D" x H") 54" x 41" x 26"
Unit Weight (lbs) 245
Optional Memory‡ Capacity under 32 GB, FAT 32 formatted
Standard Memory‡ 1 Print File
Operating Environment: Humidity 45-85% RH (no condensation)
Operating Environment: Temperature 64 ̊F (18 ̊C) to 86 ̊F (30 ̊C)
Power Consumption 0.4A (Average)
Power Source AC 100V - 240V, 50/60Hz +/- 1 Hz
Ink Color CMYK + 4 White
Ink Cure‡ Heat Press, Conveyor Oven/Dryer
Ink Type Water-Based Pigment Ink
Ink Volume 180cc CMYK standard ink cartridges/ 380cc CMYK high yield ink cartridges
Maximum Printing Area‡ Standard: 14" x 16" (Platen included); Maximum 16" x 18" (requires additional purchase)
Number of Print Heads 2
Platen Height Adjustment‡ Standard (0 - 12mm); optional (13-25 mm)
Pre-Treatment Manual or automatic when using white ink
Print Mode CMYK+White (white ink underbase and highlight; single or double pass for CMYK)
Printed Substrate‡ 100% cotton; 50/50% cotton/polyester blends
Printer Technology Direct Inkjet Garment Printer
Condtion: *Compared to previous Brother garment printers.
Contact Support

Available Monday - Friday, 9:00am to 7:30pm Eastern Time

Support for Industrial Products Only

Available Monday - Friday, 9:00am to 7:30pm Eastern Time

*Prices May Vary
**If free shipping is indicated above: free ground shipping on orders over $49.99 within the contiguous U.S. See Shipping Policy for details and conditions.

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