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by em555
Thu May 18, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Warranties & Roland Care
Topic: Blotchy Prints
Replies: 1
Views: 491

Blotchy Prints

Morning, I was running a job yesterday afternoon and have noticed the print is very blotchy, with lots of small spots. This was being printed onto grey back roller banner material. The machine is a Roland VS540i which is a year old. I've printed onto a satin paper and the print seems fine. Can anyon...
by em555
Tue Mar 07, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cutting Table
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Cutting Table

Thanks for the replies. Mrtn - I can't seem to find any info on this product online,is this a type of laminate? Do you know of a similar product available in the UK?
by em555
Tue Mar 07, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cutting Table
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Cutting Table

Afternoon, I currently have a large 8x4ft cutting table with an MDF surface. It works great however everything is being covered in small pieces of wood from cutting into the table and it's starting to become a bit of a pain, especially with art prints and more delicate materials. I'd thought about c...
by em555
Fri Oct 21, 2016 2:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Big Squeegee
Replies: 4
Views: 1298

Re: Big Squeegee

Apologies for digging up and old thread. Can you advise if your purchased this in the UK or US?
by em555
Fri Oct 21, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Vinyl
Replies: 5
Views: 548

Vinyl

We are having some problems when applying vinyl to foamex / correx without laminating or using an application film - whereby the vinyl is being scratched by the squeegee (albeit very light scratches, seen more on dark prints). Can anyone recommend a material that doesn't need an application film whi...
by em555
Wed Apr 27, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Roland VersaWorks and other Software
Topic: Illustrator CutContour Problem
Replies: 1
Views: 736

Illustrator CutContour Problem

I am using Adobe Illustrator CS5 to set up a cut countour however having some problems as Versaworks won't recognise the lines. I have created a colour named CutContour - Set to 100% Magenta. I've added the JPEG image and create a new layer with a path for the CutContour at 0.75pt This path is in th...
by em555
Thu Mar 03, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: PVC Material Query
Replies: 1
Views: 1007

PVC Material Query

Morning, I'm quite new to the large format scene, having only had a new VS540i installed yesterday. I've been printing on vinyl material which is fine, however this morning I am going to test print on to some PVC banner material (Ambassador brand). The material has a smooth finish on one side and a ...
by em555
Mon Jul 06, 2015 4:27 pm
Forum: Interested in a Roland Product
Topic: Roland Product Rental
Replies: 0
Views: 1501

Roland Product Rental

Afternoon, I am very interested in the Roland range and have been looking at some options for a few weeks now. Due to my business recently agreeing a lease on a new digital press, obtaining additional finance for a Roland unit isn't possible at present. I've been looking into the option of a direct ...