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by thelazycow
Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Problems with scuffing?
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Problems with scuffing?

i've turned the heater all the way off and it appears to have solved the issue, now it wont cut so having to adjust the pressure.
by thelazycow
Wed Mar 28, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Problems with scuffing?
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Problems with scuffing?

mrtn wrote:
Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:58 am
Cheap Orafol printing vinyl is extremely heat sensitive and is showing non-linear distortion even in mid thirties C.
I've never had an issue before only with the last few rolls? some from about 1/3 through others from the start
by thelazycow
Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Problems with scuffing?
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Problems with scuffing?

I have used the same media 2 to 3 rolls a week every week for the past 2 years and never needed to change anything.However when the issue first started I played around with heating and suction settings and it made no difference.
Im conceived its the media.
by thelazycow
Wed Mar 21, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Problems with scuffing?
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Problems with scuffing?

cleaned and cleaned again! the head now almost gleams :(
by thelazycow
Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Substrates, Materials & Inks
Topic: Problems with scuffing?
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Problems with scuffing?

VS-540i I only use Oralfol 1370mm grey back white gloss vinyl sticker and have done for 2 years. See the attached photo! this has starting happening to every print! I had changed rolls and made no difference. (apart from the first 3rd of roll didnt seem as bad) I've tried 'tricking' the printer into...
by thelazycow
Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: Engrave studio not conecting to my pc
Replies: 22
Views: 6946

Re: Engrave studio not conecting to my pc

I have this on a 2 month old EGX350!

Did the issue ever get resolved!
by thelazycow
Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: engraving BRASS pet tags
Replies: 4
Views: 1370

Re: engraving BRASS pet tags

1000% BETTER but it will not work using a single line font?!

The shown screen shot is what I get when ONLY using single line fonts....standard fonts work but give an outline cut
by thelazycow
Thu Jul 06, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: EGX-350
Replies: 2
Views: 1188

Re: EGX-350

use coreldraw and export as an EPS? import into roland.
by thelazycow
Thu Jul 06, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Engraving
Topic: engraving BRASS pet tags
Replies: 4
Views: 1370

engraving BRASS pet tags

I have a brand new egx 350, with basic training etc. Im trying to achieve something along the lines of the attached engraved and painted pet tag. engraved pet tag.jpg My issue is that the other IMG_4017.JPG is very poor quality and quite rough finish. I have tried single line fonts varying spindle s...
by thelazycow
Wed Jun 07, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: egx300 and visual toolbox
Replies: 1
Views: 921

egx300 and visual toolbox

Anyone local to south KENT that could come and show me a little on the EGX300 and visual toolbox software?

Willing to pay and I know some basics but cant get the quality of finish right.