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New Cures for Uncommon Substrates

New Cures for Uncommon Substrates

Why the demand for unusual substrates and the growth of LED curing are related trends.

Why the demand for unusual substrates and the growth of LED curing are related trends.
Friday, April 24, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (1892)/Comments (0)/
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Printing Texturing Lacquers

Printing Texturing Lacquers

This simple How to Guide will show you the best way to print high quality surface textures using Fototex N and Fototex UV texturing lacquers onto the range of Autoflex hard surface coated polyester and polycarbonate films from MacDermid Autotype. Refer to individual product data sheets for substrate compatibility.

Monday, April 20, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (1958)/Comments (0)/
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Nazdar aims to make transition to UV-LED ink easy

Nazdar aims to make transition to UV-LED ink easy

On April 13th 2015, an EU ban came into force that prohibits the use of mercury in lighting, causing concern among some in the wide-format print industry that printers using mercury vapour for ink curing will also be affected. While it seems this is not on the cards just yet, the EU's focus on the metal suggests it may be worthwhile looking at the alternatives when choosing new equipment.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (1995)/Comments (0)/
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UV Ink Safety Review

UV Ink Safety Review

Sign and print shops are increasingly using UV-cure type inkjet printers for printing onto rigid substrates and other applications. It’s a good idea to review some of the safety concerns of these inks and the safeguards that should be put into place. UV-curable inks are very reactive materials and are classified as hazardous. They must be dealt with carefully to prevent injury.

The major safety issues with UV-curable inks include:

Wednesday, April 08, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2375)/Comments (0)/
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Nazdar SourceOne Invests in New State-of-the-Art Facility in Chicago

Nazdar SourceOne Invests in New State-of-the-Art Facility in Chicago

Nazdar SourceOne is pleased to announce that after 50 years it will be relocating to a new facility in the Chicago metropolitan area. This new facility is strategically located with greater access to major highways, allowing for improved service to their customer base. It is also larger, providing more space for additional inventory, a state-of-the-art equipment demonstration area and a customer training center.
Friday, April 03, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2654)/Comments (0)/
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An Update on Architectural Glass Decoration

An Update on Architectural Glass Decoration

Over the past few years, inkjet has emerged as a viable option for decorating architectural glass, though screen printing is still used in this specialized market. See how both processes have been employed in innovative projects from around the world.
Friday, March 27, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2433)/Comments (0)/
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When OSHA Comes to Visit

When OSHA Comes to Visit

How to handle a surprise inspection by OSHA, and why being prepared is your best line of defense.
Thursday, March 19, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2670)/Comments (0)/
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Now Available from Nazdar SourceOne: the New Roland VersaUV LEJ-640FT

Now Available from Nazdar SourceOne: the New Roland VersaUV LEJ-640FT

Wide-format UV printing on substrates up to 6-inches thick

Introducing the NEW LEJ-640FT. The world's only wide-format UV flatbed that can print on material 6-inches thick.
Thursday, February 19, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (3440)/Comments (0)/
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Nazdar SourceOne Recognized as 2014 EFI Partner of the Year

Nazdar SourceOne Recognized as 2014 EFI Partner of the Year

Nazdar SourceOne is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of EFI’s Partners of the Year. This honor was given to SourceOne for being one of ten worldwide partners that sold the most EFI Inkjet Solutions printers in 2014.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (3282)/Comments (0)/
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An Update on UV LED Screen Exposure

An Update on UV LED Screen Exposure

The Wave of the Future?

Screen exposure has become a very active topic due to the emergence of a new class of exposure systems employing a light source that has become ubiquitous in many facets of our lives—LEDs (light-emitting diodes). Exposure systems powered by UV LEDs began hitting the market in 2013 and have quickly attracted a lot of attention, particularly among garment printers. They offer several tantalizing advantages over conventional light sources and the potential to streamline prepress workflow. 
Monday, January 26, 2015/Author: Lindsay Merwald/Number of views (2971)/Comments (0)/
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