Dye Sublimation As An Additional Revenue Stream For Large Format Print Shops

According to SAi, dye sublimation printing, traditionally the preserve of specialist printers producing textiles, T-shirts and novelty items, is a process that uses inks that are vapourised during transfer to the final substrate. The resultant images are colour-rich, vibrant and long-lasting. Dye sublimation printing can be done direct to the final polymer coated substrate, or […]

2020-02-24T10:08:42+02:00Feb 18th, 2020|

Time Is Money With Dye Sublimation Or Disperse Dye Fixation

Klieverik shares information on getting the most out of running your heat press. When it comes to the time-management of your heat press, estimates about the number of seconds required for dye sublimation or fixation are only a rough indication of what is needed. This information is useful for the initial set up of the machine, […]

2019-12-02T09:21:25+02:00Nov 25th, 2019|

Kolok Graphic Supplies Demonstrates Stingray Digital Sublimation Textile Printer

The Stingray Fedar FD5193E features a micropiezo printhead, which supports variable dot technology and a maximum 3200dpi output. The printer was showcased at the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expo, which took place from 11-13 September. The printer also features: a bulk ink system – a transparent ink tank is used with an ink level […]

2019-10-02T08:41:41+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|

Createx Presents Printers, Fabrics And Laminators At Sign Africa And FESPA Africa Expo

Createx exhibited its range of textiles, which includes front-lit, back-lit, wall banners and flags, and which can be printed with UV, latex and eco-solvent inks, at last week’s Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expo. The event was held from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. TwinJet SJ-3216 Pro Series – a 3.2m eco-solvent machine with […]

2019-10-02T08:34:41+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|

Epson South Africa Displays Solutions In Wide Format, DTG And More

Epson South Africa showcased a range of SureColor innovations at the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expo, held from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. These included: •F6300 – developed for textile producers, promotional goods businesses and photographic studios. •F2100 – with improved speed and quality, this complete Epson DTG solution includes the printer, printhead, […]

2019-10-02T08:34:33+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|

JG Electronics Showcasing On-Demand Printing Solution At Sign Africa And FESPA Africa Expo

JG Electronics will exhibit its UniNet iColor 540 at the upcoming Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expo, taking place from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. The iColor 540 is an on-demand printing solution for short to mid-run transfer production of garments, labels, stationery, banners, hard surfaces, art reproduction, marketing customisation and much more. The […]

2019-07-12T16:37:37+02:00Jul 12th, 2019|

Stuart & Marks Highlighting Dye Sublimation And UV/Latex Media At Sign Africa Cape Town Expo

Stuart & Marks, the large format dye sublimation papers and digital printing media suppliers, will highlight their wide range of products at the Sign Africa Cape Town Expo from 5-6 June, being hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. The company is pleased to announce Transjet Drive 45/55g, a new addition to the Transjet […]

2019-06-03T09:30:14+02:00May 31st, 2019|

Sheetco Introducing New Avanti Fast Sublimation Printer At Sign Africa Expo

Sheetco will introduce the new Avanti A-180 Veloce, a fast sublimation printer with a 90sqm/hour production speed, which translates into 8096 garments per month. The machine will be exhibited at the upcoming Sign Africa Cape Town Expo, taking place from 5-6 June at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Additional features include upgradability, continuous ink supply […]

2019-04-23T16:20:20+02:00Apr 17th, 2019|