Is Your UV Coating Causing Problems?
Feb20

Is Your UV Coating Causing Problems?

It may not be what you think A common issue among UV Coaters is flaking or stripping of the UV coating after finishing. UV coating equipment seem pretty straightforward: You feed a project through Some goo gets poured on An ultraviolet light bakes the goo on, leaving a beautiful finished product. What could go wrong? Plenty. There are many factors that can contribute to UV coating failure. Here are just a few, and steps you can take...

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UV Coating Machine Maintenance
Oct10

UV Coating Machine Maintenance

UV Coating Machine Needs Maintenance If you are running a UV Coating Machine in your print shop, it is important to understand the maintenance requirements on them. While they can lower the cost of finishing a project with UV coating, their costs will rise if the machines are not maintained properly and with the right materials. So, we are going to walk you through the simple steps to ensure your machine is always maximizing its...

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Is Your UV Coating Flaking or Not Sticking?
Jun22

Is Your UV Coating Flaking or Not Sticking?

One of the common problems when doing UV coating jobs is the UV coating may sometimes flake or not stick entirely. We have also seen situations, where projects come out of the UV coating machine, have not cooled down entirely and the pages ended up sticking together. There are several things you can do to address these situations. 1. Are Your Lamps Strong Enough? One issue is that your lamps may not be generating enough heat. We have...

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