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Ink Selection for Screen Printing on Metal

Ink Selection for Screen Printing on Metal

Whether metal decorating is a current specialty of your business or a capability you'd like to add, you need to understand the obstacles you'll face when screen printing on metal substrates. Discover how common coatings on metals can affect print results and why you need to select inks carefully before producing jobs on these metals.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2461)/Comments (0)/
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Nazdar OEM support strengthens Longier UV-LED printer development

Nazdar OEM support strengthens Longier UV-LED printer development

Hallmark’s Gary Hall says ‘he wouldn’t put any other ink’ than Nazdar’s in Longier machines

Cambridgeshire, UK-based Hallmark Equipment Service Ltd works with Nazdar under an OEM agreement and has branded the ink Hunter 2014 UV LED.
Thursday, August 6, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2484)/Comments (0)/
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Printing Solutions for Difficult Substrates

Printing Solutions for Difficult Substrates

Printing with UV-cure inks is a great solution for many printing situations. However, there are some difficult substrates, such as plastics, metals and glass, where adhesion may be poor or non-existent. Many plastics have low-energy surfaces that actually repel inks; metals may have oils in them from the manufacturing process; and glass/ceramics are just too hard and non-porous for just about anything to stick.
Thursday, July 30, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2422)/Comments (0)/
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Download Our Latest Report on The Advantages of Hybrid Printing

Download Our Latest Report on The Advantages of Hybrid Printing

Expand your offering and increase your poductivity with LED print curing. Download our latest report on the Advantages of Hybrid: The EFI H1625 LED Printer. 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2124)/Comments (0)/
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What are the advantages of LED as a light source?

What are the advantages of LED as a light source?

With an LED print head, the dot size is smaller compared to other methods, which results in a more accurate output. Smaller dots allow for a wider range of shading, which also improves print quality.
Monday, July 20, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2149)/Comments (0)/
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An Overview of UV Curing

An Overview of UV Curing

Discover how UV inks differ from other formulations and what it takes to print and cure them successfully.
Friday, July 10, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2071)/Comments (0)/
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2015 SGIA Printed Electronics Symposium

2015 SGIA Printed Electronics Symposium

Register now for the 2015 SGIA Printed Electronics Symposium, Tuesday and Wednesday, November 3–4 (Please note: You must register for the Symposium during SGIA Expo registration). Get a firsthand look at the latest technical advancements and production processes that are driving this growing industry. 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2683)/Comments (0)/
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Free White Paper Download: The Power of LED Printing

Free White Paper Download: The Power of LED Printing

Expand your offering and increase productivity

Expand your offering, your customer base and your bottom line with fast-turn, high-margin, wide format printing from the EFI H1625 LED. LED curing offers UV printing a more specific wavelength that cures the ink but avoids the infrared spectrum of light that produces excessive heat. Learn how reducing the heat output by curing with LED can be a valuable asset to your business. 
Tuesday, June 23, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2221)/Comments (0)/
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ISO Committee Adopts X-Rite’s Color Data Exchange (CxF) Format as Industry Standard

ISO Committee Adopts X-Rite’s Color Data Exchange (CxF) Format as Industry Standard

X-Rite’s CxF3 becomes an ISO standard that enables seamless, digital communication, an essential component of any color related workflow. 
Friday, June 12, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (3349)/Comments (0)/
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Q&A: The Future of Industrial Imaging

Q&A: The Future of Industrial Imaging

New trends and technologies are constantly being introduced to the marketplace, and printers from every imaging sector have to adjust to stay ahead — and the industrial imaging niche is no exception. SGIA sat down with two printers and one supplier for perspective from both sides of the industry: Debbie Anderson, Technical Printing Manager at GM Nameplate; Joe Clarke, President of Clarke Product Renovation; and Steve Hatkevich, Director of Research and Development at American Trim, LLC explain how their business models have adapted and what new opportunities have stemmed from these changes. 
Friday, June 5, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2745)/Comments (0)/
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