Since the Gutenberg printing press revolutionized how people receive information, the printing industry has witnessed a major evolution. Despite the invention of other mediums that have cropped up in history to disrupt this traditional channel, print has proven its adaptability by evolving with changing technologies and consumer demands and has longitudinally brought advertisers significant returns on their investments.
We began our exploration into the top tips and pitfalls to avoid when staging a cutting table demo in part 1 of this article. In this second part of our Do’s and Don’ts series, we’ll dive into even more points to consider during your journey through the flatbed cutter market. Check out the information below to see what areas you need consider before making your next purchase.
There’s a certain appeal to purchasing foreign products. In the automobile industry, for instance, the German-made Audi and BMW are often touted as luxurious, high-tech, and built to last. However, many are unaware of the various advantages and benefits of purchasing products manufactured in the U.S., especially when it comes to equipment utilized for manufacturing.
While there is a wide range of materials you are capable of printing on, some are unsuitable to use, others downright dangerous. Because of their chemical make-up, certain types of materials should not be engraved or cut with a laser.
It’s easy to get stuck in a rut when it comes to choosing the best-fit cutting system for your organization. Too often, companies invest in what they believe to be a “safe” choice — when in reality there might be a better solution available, regardless of an IBM caliber label, which could better match their operational needs and benefit their business’ performance.
Whether you are setting out to start your new printing business or are looking to upgrade to a new, cost-effective technology, you should take a moment and look into a Dye-Sublimation Printer. For any successful business to remain competitive in the fast-growing world of grand format digital printing, it’s important to keep up-to-date on technological innovations. You don’t need to look further than the beautiful images you can create with a Dye-Sublimation Printer, which is a low cost and high-quality printing technology.
When working with digitally printed fabrics, welding gives print service providers (PSPs), who lack experience in sewing or don’t have an industrial sewing machine, or a pool of talented sewers, a quality alternative to finishing. A popular resource when creating vinyl banners and large outdoor billboards, many print service providers are already familiar with this new process but remain unaware of the slew of advantages and capabilities that welding machines offer.
Laser cutters might primarily appear somewhat limited to you because they are only able to cut flat objects. Surprisingly, however, the capabilities and possibilities of laser cutting are endless.
Welcome to the first of a two-part series that will explain laser cutters and how they function. While laser cutters popularity has only recently sparked, they have quickly become the standard for cutting technology within the manufacturing industry.
Let’s take a deeper look at laser cutters, illustrating what they are, how they work, and much more.