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by woolly
Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Full Colour Wall Stickers Lifting
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Full Colour Wall Stickers Lifting

These have been up for 3 4 years grandsons room at home
Image perfect 5700 mat white no laminate on to normal painted wall. Will probably pull paint when removed won't find out till I have to.
by woolly
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Full Colour Wall Stickers Lifting
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Full Colour Wall Stickers Lifting

Don't like knocking manufacturers but ritarma material have never done it for me List the problems Monomeric materials shrink a lot with out printing on them Lower tack removable adhesive Printing dark colours = approx 250 -300 % ink. high loads of ink will as they dry weeken the adhesive and pull s...
by woolly
Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Sp-300 + Softrip
Replies: 15
Views: 714

Re: Sp-300 + Softrip

on the machine panel do you have auto align button
by woolly
Sat Oct 21, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Sp-300 + Softrip
Replies: 15
Views: 714

Re: Sp-300 + Softrip

In setup you need to change to sp300 cut only Load media and tell machine to find reg marks. Set pressure to cut with From the cut list send the file softrip created when you printed the file. For this to happen before you print the file .....process cut paths .... has to be ticked in the setup menu...
by woolly
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Help! Media Shrunk in outdoor, suggest suitable medias
Replies: 3
Views: 431

Re: Help! Media Shrunk in outdoor, suggest suitable medias

Read the spec sheet
Monomeric
1 year max un printed outdoor
Max temp range 5 to 38 deg then only for short periods
My guess is the laminate is less suited aswell

So what is the surface . temp range and life expectancy required
by woolly
Sat Sep 16, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Best media and procedure for working with small stencils
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: Best media and procedure for working with small stencils

This sort of thing is down to the individual skill level you can do but try and practice. One other thing is you need to use the spray what ever it may be square on as with the small graphics the thickness of the material will mask one edge slightly Gold leaf can work well like this All it needs is ...
by woolly
Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Best media and procedure for working with small stencils
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: Best media and procedure for working with small stencils

Sandblast vinyl for heavy duty. Frisk film for air brush. But standard vinyl will do quite a good job at both. Tend to use mat vinyl as the glue is normally a removable type. Cut the graphics don't weed apply application tape fit then weed as required. For multiple pass work cut several so you can r...
by woolly
Sun Jul 16, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Textile
Topic: Layering over Printed Textile Vinyl?
Replies: 5
Views: 1428

Re: Layering over Printed Textile Vinyl?

We have done this several times but found the first layer often shrinks.. so now don't cut the over layers till been measured.. If any dye sub inks involved or pre printed shirt then you need a sub block type of vinyl

Enjoy
by woolly
Wed Jun 21, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: GS-24 blade skipping issues?
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: GS-24 blade skipping issues?

If you mean skipping like a perforated cut but only in one direction normally being the blade holder is not allowing the blade to swivel properly. The bearing that the blade act on only needs the slightest bit of grit to give trouble. You could buy new or strip the old one wash out the bearings with...
by woolly
Sun Jun 04, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: BN-20 consumed silver cartridge in 2 weeks
Replies: 3
Views: 449

Re: BN-20 consumed silver cartridge in 2 weeks

Exccesive use of silver may be you are using a mt profile but may not be printing silver