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by Kai Perry
Thu May 11, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: mysterious red/magenta patch appearing
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Re: mysterious red/magenta patch appearing

It looks like static causing some misting, have you tried a different material. Also could be some dirt on the encoder scale, so try cleaning it with a lint free cloth.
by Kai Perry
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What to reckon in with Pricing per/m
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: What to reckon in with Pricing per/m

First off divide the price you pay for the ink by the size of the cartridge you use, this will give you the cost per cc of the ink, then design a 1m box with 100% of all colours and add to VersaWorks and rip the file, then under the view menu choose view job log, the job will then be listed with the...
by Kai Perry
Thu May 11, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Blotchy print
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Blotchy print

With the heads speed try some different iterations 500,400,300,200 to see if there is any improvement.
by Kai Perry
Thu May 11, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Warranties & Roland Care
Topic: VS 640 Banding
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: VS 640 Banding

The lines in the print look like data corruption, fistly ensure you are using the latest firmware/software version. What machine/ink are you using?
by Kai Perry
Thu May 11, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Say Hello
Topic: PNC2500
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Re: PNC2500

Normally you would get the Roland software package RSP-009 with the machine which contains the Dr. Engrave, 3D Engrave and Modela software programs.
by Kai Perry
Tue May 09, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Smell on PVC
Replies: 7
Views: 79

Re: Smell on PVC

The smell of the item does take a time to compltely disappear, you could try some kind of fan to blow directly at the item for a time, this may reduce the smell more.
by Kai Perry
Tue May 09, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: print issue
Replies: 1
Views: 63

Re: print issue

It looks like there is dirt on the heads or some fluff causing the black ink to be sprayed on to the print in non print areas. The magenta head is also out of alignment.
by Kai Perry
Tue May 09, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Differences between AJ-740 and AJ-740i
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: Differences between AJ-740 and AJ-740i

There were a few upgrades for the machine, these are -

New RIPC Profiles
New Firmware and VersaWorks
Head Protection Bracket
New Front Dancer Roller.
New Covers

The part number for the Slide Motor is - 1000000647 CABLE-ASSY SLIDE MOTOR AJ-1000
by Kai Perry
Tue May 09, 2017 9:58 am
Forum: Roland VersaWorks and other Software
Topic: Color issues with Versaworks & Windows 7 pro
Replies: 2
Views: 80

Re: Color issues with Versaworks & Windows 7 pro

What software are you using to create the gradient? Have you tried rasterising the gradient as this can somethimes produce better results?
by Kai Perry
Tue May 09, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Smell on PVC
Replies: 7
Views: 79

Re: Smell on PVC

Are you using the BOFA filter cabinet?

If so keeping the cover closed for one minute after printing should reduce the smell of the ink.