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by woolly
Sun Feb 05, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Warranties & Roland Care
Topic: Color Issue with VP-540
Replies: 9
Views: 1162

Re: Color Issue with VP-540

Basically the heads were not in that poor state last year whilst in that poor condition the printer can't print without banding and poor colour reproduction.
by woolly
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Metamark MD3 Gloss white
Replies: 6
Views: 965

Re: Metamark MD3 Gloss white

Just guessing Kai think xpress have dropped md3 by the looks of it
by woolly
Wed Jan 18, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Metamark MD3 Gloss white
Replies: 6
Views: 965

Re: Metamark MD3 Gloss white

Supprised at metamark perhaps it's the size I would have another go at them..
You may have to bite the bullet and have a 1500 wide log cut down but some suppliers will not cut down print material due to possible contamination
by woolly
Sun Dec 11, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: Roland VersaWorks and other Software
Topic: software for SC 540
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: software for SC 540

Yes that is correct hopefully roland can supply the starter disk 2.2 was the last upgrade and works well but a little out of date if printing newer versions of pdf. You might still be able to purchase a one printer only wasatch at a very reasonable price which does have some nice enhancements. Where...
by woolly
Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Vinyl glue
Replies: 2
Views: 309

Re: Vinyl glue

Finding it difficult to understand about vinyl paper

But as a starting point a mat white exhibition vinyl will stick to most plastics and is designed to be removed cleanly.. 12 months out door is a long time for this type
Of material indoor ok
by woolly
Sun Dec 04, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Vehicle Graphics and Wrapping
Topic: Motocross Print & Application
Replies: 5
Views: 4037

Re: Motocross Print & Application

You can eventually do it with high quality 60 degree blades but will never be satisfactory because it's a roll plotter and the repetitive cuts will be out of alignment in a lot of cases unless you keep to small areas. We make a lot and use a flat bed cutter pricy but job done no hassle and perfect p...
by woolly
Fri Dec 02, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Ideas / Applications
Topic: Best rigid transparent sheet for printing & laser cutting?
Replies: 1
Views: 1097

Re: Best rigid transparent sheet for printing & laser cuttin

Quick fix print on to clear vinyl apply to acrylic then laser cut agreed not quite the same Finish but you will get the look.

Perhaps you should have looked at a uv printer presume they would do that job.
by woolly
Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Sign-Making and Graphics Production
Topic: Loyalty stickers
Replies: 4
Views: 1287

Re: Loyalty stickers

Thin don't normally mean cheap I would just ask your supplier for a monomeric printable clear probably 80mic same as standard cut vinyls Thinnest clear I know of that's printable is lam40 cast. Image perfect 5700 clear prints well not expensive If you have any laminates try those first some print well
by woolly
Sun Nov 06, 2016 12:31 am
Forum: Sign-Making and Graphics Production
Topic: Loyalty stickers
Replies: 4
Views: 1287

Re: Loyalty stickers

Don't go to McDonald's so what is special about the material.
If you just want a clear to print on lots available just need to consider the substrate colour and or print colour
by woolly
Fri Oct 07, 2016 11:10 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: SC-545EXW Black Issue (solved)
Replies: 7
Views: 651

Re: SC-545EXW Black Issue

You say you have tried different materials
The black does look a bit heavy but I would check the actual bed temperature looks like the ink is boiled I guess it can't be but looks that way
Quite often with cheap vinyls this sort of thing can so up