UV Coating Fluid: Winter Reminder
Jan18

UV Coating Fluid: Winter Reminder

BRRRR! It’s cold most everywhere this year. This is our reminder post to make sure you keep your UV Coating at room temperature during the winter months before you use. If you receive a shipment, make sure it spends the night away from the cold before you apply it to a project. UV Coating Fluid Likes Room Temperature UV Coating fluid makes your finished documents look great. Your UV Coating machine makes sure it is cured...

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UV Coating or Laminating?
Aug22

UV Coating or Laminating?

UV coating along with digital printing has revolutionized the printing industry. Digital printing gives printers the ability to offer short run projects with the obvious benefits that digital printing brings like variable data, a variety of colors, substrates, and finishes. As a print shop, should you invest in a UV coating operation, or consider continuing with a roll laminating operation? Where does the future lie and where can you...

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Dry Erase UV Coating Fluid? Yes There Is
Mar14

Dry Erase UV Coating Fluid? Yes There Is

Looking for a UV Coating Fluid that can be used as a dry erase board? It is available. We have had a lot of people contact us looking for dry erase UV Coating fluid. Some our suppliers have said they are looking for it too. So, we decided to do a test on our own REVO Coating to see if could work as a dry erase board. To our surprise, it does work. REVO Gloss UV coating fluid can be used as a dry erase surface on any card stock...

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UV Coating Fluid Compatible with Ricoh Printers
Jan31

UV Coating Fluid Compatible with Ricoh Printers

UV Coating Fluid for Ricoh 7110 and Ricoh 9100 Printers Do you run either a Ricoh 7110 or Ricoh 9100 printer? Have you found it difficult to find the right UV Coating fluid compatible with its wax based output? You are not alone. There are a lot of printers searching for the right formula to cover their Ricoh prints. Like Konica-Minolta, the Ricoh printer outputs a wax-based toner. Waxey type toner requires special UV coating...

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UV Coating Fluid Flaking?
Jan17

UV Coating Fluid Flaking?

UV Coating Fluid Problems A standard issue with UV Coating jobs can be how the UV Coating fluid ends up on adhering to documents which can result in flaking. In other cases, the substrate can stick together after it comes out of the UV Coating machine because it is not cooling properly. To good news is there are a variety of solutions to fix these problems should they arise. 1. Lamp Output The most common cause of either flaking or...

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UV Coating Fluid: How to Reduce the Smell
Jun22

UV Coating Fluid: How to Reduce the Smell

A lot of print shops call us about their UV Coating Machines and UV Coating Fluid. We pretty much service any machine that is out there. We are dealers for Tec Lighting machines and American Ultraviolet Machines. So, we do a lot of maintenance on those machines when the manufacturer can’t help them. One issue that often comes up is the strong odor that UV Coating Machines can give off. A big reason for it is the UV Coating Fluid...

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