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Mon Jul 16, 2018 11:04 am

Forum: Vehicle Wrapping

Topic: side trim removal on a 15 plate Peugeot expert van

Replies: 4

Views: 863

Re: side trim removal on a 15 plate Peugeot expert van

I tend to slide it forwards then use some leverage tools to get behind clips , but always by spare clips it cost hardly anything and saves loads of time

Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:58 am

Forum: Gallery

Topic: Rogers - more recent general work

Replies: 6

Views: 1319

Rogers - more recent general work

You’ve done some nice jobs there David , did you do the work direct for Wh Smith if so are you on there suppliers list or was it subcontract and if so what terms do you give them ie. did you get payment within 30days or was it sooner or later Just curious as we work for some blue chip companies and ...

Fri Jan 26, 2018 7:50 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Digital Vinyl & Laminates - What do you use

Replies: 19

Views: 3159

Re: Digital Vinyl & Laminates - What do you use

I've had lots of reps trying to sell me other media that are 'MD5 Equivalent' when in reality they're monomeric, and not comparable to MD5 at all. Run of the mill cheap unlaminated, monomeric we use 3164. We switched from MD5, to MDi, as most of our work if flat panel & vehicles. No issues at a...

Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:04 am

Forum: Neon, LED, Lighting

Topic: Help recreating this sign.

Replies: 10

Views: 1580

Help recreating this sign.

This is a specialist job that a company called Lumenautica could help you out with , they specialise in Edgelit signs and shaped boat signs & letters etc , speak to Jon his number is ‭01455 632897‬ tell him Jamie from Brookfield Signs recommended you His website is here hes based in Hinckley Lei...

Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:47 am

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Metamark Vinyls - Lifting on Vehicles

Replies: 55

Views: 6150

Re: Metamark Vinyls - Lifting on Vehicles

The problem is the Snow, ive had to go back to this Road Sweeper , it had been on a few years but the snow was settled on top of the letters when they scraped the snow off all the red lettering had come off but not the black , so could be a vinyl life problem or the brand, we tend to use different b...

Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:50 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: A case for taking deposits, your thoughts please?

Replies: 10

Views: 1852

Re: A case for taking deposits, your thoughts please?

We'd probably not charge for having to move an appointment, things like that happen. It's more the no shows it reduces, and does filter some time wasting customers out. Even a £50 deposit, is better than nothing. We have a minimum 50% deposit, if it's a job with small margins, or low value order we...

Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:36 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Terms and Conditions Need Them? I say we do!

Replies: 6

Views: 1546

Re: Terms and Conditions Need Them? I say we do!

I know what terms and conditions I’d like to put down, if we do Vehicle Graphics, is the customer has to pay a soiling charge if the Vehicle is not washed, we’re starting to charge £15 as we have to take the Vehicle to the car wash sometimes!

Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:25 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Double sided scaffold banners, views please?

Replies: 6

Views: 1870

Re: Double sided scaffold banners

Ive printed double sided before and used the thicker blackout try banner material from Hexis https://online.hexis.co.uk/Product-Deta ... c=Blockout

Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:17 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Looking for 50mm brushed aluminium posts

Replies: 7

Views: 1194

Re: Looking for 50mm brushed aluminium posts

Have you tried Kee Klamp Richard Bros in Leicester do it it starts at 25mm i think and they do 50mm give them a ring on contacts page they’ll give you the nearest supplier https://keesafety.co.uk/products/kee-klamp

Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:08 am

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: What is cheaper in your workshop per m2, cut vinyl or digital print?

Replies: 15

Views: 2263

What is cheaper in your workshop per m2, cut vinyl or digital print?

First of all Pane is that a £1000 pounds or £10-00 job cost lols , i would look at charging per linear mtr £25-00 610mm wide for cut vinyl and £35-00 per 760mm wide print , which possibly works out at the same price for a single colour , but if i was laying 3 or 4 colours on the design i would be pr...

Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:34 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: PRICING - THAT OLD CHESTNUT

Replies: 23

Views: 2787

PRICING - THAT OLD CHESTNUT

I base my digitally printed vinyl onto ACM at £90 per sq mtr so £130-00 if i was applying to Foamex it would be £75-00 per sq mtr so £110-00 this doesn’t include artwork cost which could add an extra £25-50 on top and doesn’t include fitting the sign on site again which could be up-to £50-00 per hr,...

Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:57 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: End of the financial year here in finland, am i on the right track?

Replies: 7

Views: 1436

End of the financial year here in finland, am i on the right track?

Ok i see you have a Mutoh printer do you print banners, i find giving away FREE banners or discounted banners helps as i put my advert at the end of the banner Quite big , loads of people see it and it helps with advertising as other customers what signs or banners doing , i actually got rid of my h...

Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:21 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Suggestions for our first CRM please.

Replies: 17

Views: 2467

Suggestions for our first CRM please.

Would you be interested in sharing your job tracker Robert at a fee![emoji6] Lol, sounds like there's some space in the market for your solution Robert. £££'s Our site Memberships are getting a bit of a shake up in 2018 as it is, and I have been considering adding the option of the job tracking sys...

Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:14 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: End of the financial year here in finland, am i on the right track?

Replies: 7

Views: 1436

Re: End of the financial year here in finland, am i on the right track?

Hi Martyn can we establish first what machinery you have regarding, plotters printers heat presses etc, it may be a case you aren’t advertising enough or ringing local football clubs to see if they need kits doing is it heat press stuff your into , why not get into big corporate companies like super...

Tue Jan 02, 2018 11:55 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: How do you price your jobs?

Replies: 13

Views: 2365

Re: How do you price your jobs?

i found clarity far to in depth and not for me. I got a friend to set up a spread sheet for me with all my products and haourly rates and use it as my go to for billing. Its very useful when customer is with me to fill in all the boxes and a price comes out. It kind of gives me justifiction for the...

Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:53 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Stock Sheet template

Replies: 0

Views: 1069

Stock Sheet template

Ive been using a simple xls spreadsheet for doing stock checks , with materials, amount in stock, pricing on ACM, Vinyl etc , just wanted to know How do you do yours and when, in Feb/March at the end of the financial year or January beginning of the year, has anybody got any good templates as well

Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:20 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: How do you price your jobs?

Replies: 13

Views: 2365

Re: How do you price your jobs?

There's a great read called "How To Price Signs Right" which talks about the fundamentals of Annual Overhead, Annual Billable Hours and Profit: I found a copy here for immediate reading: http://signquotesa.co.za/Calculate%20Signage%20Correctly.pdf If it's not something you have ever consi...

Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:49 pm

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Non curvy alternative to Metamark M2000 application tape

Replies: 18

Views: 2479

Re: Non curvy alternative to Metamark M2000 application tape

I use PerfectTear Maintape its the best app tape out there GXP 575 Pyramid Display or I think Amari plastics do it as well

Tue Dec 26, 2017 10:57 am

Forum: Vehicle Wrapping

Topic: Grafityp graficast vinyl wrap

Replies: 8

Views: 2076

Re: Grafityp graficast vinyl wrap

Yes i to use Hexis Hexpress 2000 & 3000 range i also use their printable Vinyl which is by far the best wrapping film out at a competitive price

Tue Dec 26, 2017 10:07 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Which type of wiper is better.

Replies: 7

Views: 1155

Which type of wiper is better.

Yes dont buy the cheaper Digiprint ones because they are thicker and can end up damaging the head, i always buy the genuine ones from Digiprint or Josero which are felt one side and a lot thinner

http://www.joserospares.com/66-capping-wipers-pump

Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:39 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: How do you price your jobs?

Replies: 13

Views: 2365

Re: How do you price your jobs?

Thanks David i’m sure Clarity Professional are Monitoring this site as i’ve just had a call from them today, lols, i’m thinking of going for the Lite version in the New Year

Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:46 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: How do you price your jobs?

Replies: 13

Views: 2365

How do you price your jobs?

Ive been using Estimate pricing system for quite a few years now , and i'm finding the multiple items inconsistent on pricing to get a decent price i have to put in 3-4 items to get the right pricing structure, I wanted to know what others charge for an 8' x 2' Sign (2440 x 610) with an aluminium fr...

Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:09 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Suggestions for our first CRM please.

Replies: 17

Views: 2467

Re: Suggestions for our first CRM please.

We already have a job tracking system of our own, works very well and been using it about 7 years now. I looked into some that are available, but the bit that got me was it is priced "per user". Now do not get me wrong, I am more than willing to pay well for a good product. But tracking j...

Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:48 pm

Forum: Vehicle Wrapping

Topic: Vehicle wrap film on glass

Replies: 4

Views: 1161

Vehicle wrap film on glass

Ohh that doesnt look like good wrapping film, i tend to use Hexis 2000 range Hexpress Air release, if using wrapping vinyl I always make sure its warm using a heat gun on the film or glass, lifting to reposition the film, if it is to cold it will rip

Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:33 am

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Covering side panel with gloss black vinyl

Replies: 17

Views: 2615

Covering side panel with gloss black vinyl

Martyn Heath wrote:Out of interest has anyone ever cut a panel shape from the impact outlines to see how far out it is?

Yes i have and its quite a bit out you tend to end up trimming it anyway go for the Designer knife-less tape from Hexis
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jywYn0O_J8

Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:31 am

Forum: Vinyl

Topic: Covering side panel with gloss black vinyl

Replies: 17

Views: 2615

Covering side panel with gloss black vinyl

Wrap cut is ok for straight lines you need the designer 3M Knife-less tape from Hexis it works brilliantly
https://online.hexis.co.uk/Product-Deta ... s%26Blades

Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:39 am

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: MOT PANTONE BLUE

Replies: 2

Views: 980

MOT PANTONE BLUE

Ok ive been asked to do a MoT testing Station sign which looking at the colour is a Pantone Process Blue but what have anybody else done it as?

Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:23 am

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Replies: 11

Views: 1801

Re: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Thankyou,, Thankyou Thankyou! Simon Worrall HEAT TRANSFER TEXTILE for Roland Versaworks comes in the default setting works brilliantly The top setting compared to the bottom wishey washey setting is totally different [img]http://www.uksignboards.com/mobile-gallery/0383658e565f3484864542612b8259be.jp...

Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:30 pm

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Eco sol max inks

Replies: 7

Views: 1558

Re: Eco sol max inks

James Boden wrote:Just out of interest guy's, Is the odour from the Nazdar inks worse or the same as Rolands Eco Sol?

I haven’t noticed the smell with Nazdar and my room has a reasonable low roof , the smell is very different from True Solvent Inks where you need Ventilation!

Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:26 pm

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Replies: 11

Views: 1801

Re: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Simon Worrall wrote:Versaworks.

Sorry, just before i go, where is the Setting For Heat Transfer Textile is it the default one that comes with Versaworks or did you download the ICC profile

Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:22 pm

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Replies: 11

Views: 1801

Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Simon Worrall wrote:Versaworks.
thanks Simon , i’ll check that setting tomorrow sorry to gate crash the thread David !

Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:59 pm

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Replies: 11

Views: 1801

Re: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Simon Worrall wrote:We always use TEXTILE HEAT TRANSFER for our canvasses with our Roland SP540V and the results are excellent.

Ate you using Versaworks or Roland Color Rip Simon

Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:33 pm

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Replies: 11

Views: 1801

Re: Seeking advice for printing Fine Art / Stretched Canvas

Im also looking for a Setting for icc profile Hexis EXP500 canvas ive just rang them and they only do Roland colour Rip i need it for Roland Versaworks

Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:51 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: What do you charge for travel time?

Replies: 10

Views: 1765

Re: What do you charge for travel time?

£650 is this for for travel time or do you mean labour time James , to different things , while your driving your not necessarily working so do you charge full rate for this as well, think im to cheap![emoji23]

Wed Dec 06, 2017 5:20 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: What do you charge for travel time?

Replies: 10

Views: 1765

Re: What do you charge for travel time?

It's irrelevant what anyone else charges, each business is different and have their own costs. I know a company who quoted a customer £150.00 to install their sign. A two man team 8 hours - That's £9.38 an hour per man... A trade fitter we know charges £400 per day for a 2 man team, but they have m...

Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:57 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: What do you charge for travel time?

Replies: 10

Views: 1765

Re: What do you charge for travel time?

Yes but what do you charge hourly rate and what is your travel mileage charge

Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:44 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: What do you charge for travel time?

Replies: 10

Views: 1765

What do you charge for travel time?

Hi all
Im getting a few jobs at the minute where i have to travel to jobs to fit Graphics, what i wanted to know is do you charge for mileage or labour time or both
Im currently working on a £ 0-80 per mile basis but was wondering if i charge for my time as well!

Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:32 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Show us your unit and tell us why it's special?

Replies: 33

Views: 6725

Re: Show us your unit and tell us why it's special.

After 30 years in Business and two moves im finally happy with my Unit. Ive made my own vinyl wall racks out of offcut dibond, aluminium angle and plumbers overflow pipe (email me if you need the cnc cut template for the vinyl I had an office made underneath the mezzanine floor and laid the wooden l...

Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:03 pm

Forum: General Printing Topics

Topic: Nightmare customers & graphic designer

Replies: 33

Views: 4343

Re: Nightmare customers & graphic designer

Over 90% of our work is trade but we do get word or publisher files sent from retail customers and they don't get why we can't print from them lol and jpeg is how this graphic designer sent the banner artwork and it's not even the correct size... bang head. I asked a customer to send me a PDF inste...

Sun Nov 26, 2017 10:58 pm

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Eco sol max inks

Replies: 7

Views: 1558

Re: Eco sol max inks

Hi everyone. I switched to Nazdar a couple of years ago, never looked back. I pay around £75 per litre & get great print quality. My pro 4 is on a bulk system (paid around £300 for this ) the pro 3 & the versacamms SP540v’s are on a different ink type with refillable cartridges & were s...

Sat Nov 25, 2017 6:54 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Planning Application For Signage

Replies: 11

Views: 1925

Re: Planning Application For Signage

Thank you for all your comments so basically what you’re all saying is don’t get involved in planning Application & leave it to the customer ![emoji23]

Sat Nov 25, 2017 6:52 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Planning Application For Signage

Replies: 11

Views: 1925

Planning Application For Signage

Government general guidelines for Outdoor advertisements and signs: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/11499/326679.pdf Local authorities should also publish guidelines like yours has Ewan, normally listed like 'Shop Fronts & Shop Signs' or 'Shop Front Pol...

Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:53 pm

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Planning Application For Signage

Replies: 11

Views: 1925

Re: Planning Application For Signage

Yes, we always leave to customer & yes 6 weeks is pretty standard (can be a lot longer, our client has temporary foamex signs up at the moment, as planning from August is still under consideration). Be careful about retrospective planning, normal it's fine.... but we had a client that was force...

Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:29 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Replies: 10

Views: 1469

Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Heres a Roland Technician Andrew Malcolm (ADM Services) ‭07921 380282‬ give him a Ring he’s a great guy and might be able to help with your problem , ohh its his company and will travel anywhere

Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:26 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Replies: 10

Views: 1469

Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Yes but it needs to pick up on the registration marks if the strip isn’t clean it will miss align before you even start and it won’t cut it to the contour cut and mis align

Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:20 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Replies: 10

Views: 1469

Recommendation on a tech for Roland in Wiltshire area?

Print & Cut alignment is always an issue on ROLAND Machines, have you tried cleaning the Encoder Strip with a lint Free cloth , do not use chemicals on it as it has markings on it , have a look at some other forums on this site, i never run over a meter when im contour cutting as it tends to run...

Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:55 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Planning Application For Signage

Replies: 11

Views: 1925

Planning Application For Signage

Hi all i need to get planning Application for signage but this needs to be up before Christmas, I’ve heard it can take up-to 6 weeks I’ve started on the planning Portal and filled in most the forms, but i’ve now come to a halt as its asking for Planned drawings 1:25 1:50 and also a visual drawings e...

Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:46 pm

Forum: Signlab Software

Topic: Pantone Colours in Signlab 9.1

Replies: 2

Views: 867

Pantone Colours in Signlab 9.1

Answering my own question here , i managed to find it by click on the 3 colons ... next to colour swatch at bottom of Signlab/ Find Colour/ look in Pantone library/ then it was under Pantone (R) + Solid Coated

Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:20 pm

Forum: Signlab Software

Topic: Pantone Colours in Signlab 9.1

Replies: 2

Views: 867

Pantone Colours in Signlab 9.1

Im having issues finding a Pantone colour in Signlab, im looking for Pantone 7612 and its in The colour Bridge Coated Book on my pantone + range but not in Signlab 9 when ive imported the colours i need to match up a colour but seam to be getting no where near,

Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:36 am

Forum: Roland Cutters

Topic: Change cutting pressure during job

Replies: 6

Views: 1482

Re: Change cutting pressure during job

Can also add these knifes are very good from Edward Mathias
edwardmathias.com

Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:47 am

Forum: Roland Cutters

Topic: Change cutting pressure during job

Replies: 6

Views: 1482

Change cutting pressure during job

You can actually change the speed and pressure on the fly on Roland Sp540 & Sp300 Cutters , simply by pausing or just pressing cut Config on the fly while its cutting although it would be better if you paused first, you can also once paused open the cover and check the cut depth

Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:56 am

Forum: CNC Router / Engrave

Topic: Looking for Small Laser or CNC machine

Replies: 1

Views: 1077

Looking for Small Laser or CNC machine

Hi all Im looking for a Small Laser or CNC Machine that i dont need much ventilation dont want the hassle of ducting and something smaller than 3’ x2’ sort of area to do small CnC Work I originally wanted Laser but i have an issue of wanting to cut a Brushed effect material which I believe they dont...

Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:24 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Replacing Acrylic Panels in frame

Replies: 14

Views: 3107

Replacing Acrylic Panels in frame

If i use panels I would go with the dibond or Ibond from Amari Plastics ( as said earlier a lot of customers dont know the new materials so they always say acrylic) and i find this joint works best ive changed the colour on one panel to show which joint goes to which panel overhead projection view I...

Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:48 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Getting van details from reg number

Replies: 9

Views: 1748

Getting van details from reg number

Thanks Jamie That looks perfect, i’ll download that now. It is an excellent app it even helps when youre mot is due i looked at the app one day showing some Garage and realised my MOT had lapsed by 3 months,, whoops it does actually give you an MOT reminder as well i Just stupidly ignored it as i h...

Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:40 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Getting van details from reg number

Replies: 9

Views: 1748

Re: Getting van details from reg number

You need this app on your phone Daniel its called Total Car Check the best thing about this app is it also gives you any MOT History and when your car tax is Due , once you’ve done a Free email sign up you get full use, heres the website but if you go to the App Store or google store on your smart p...

Re: You thought that wrapping of rubber tyres was impossible? Hexis has did it! +VIDEO

I want to know if they have a laminate to go with it as i have eco solvent inks and they don’t last as ling as Latex and true solvent

Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:29 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Where can i get some Weather proof Bungees?

Replies: 3

Views: 1427

Re: Where can i get some Weather proof Bungees?

[quote="Tahsin Niyazi"]Hi,

Try Bannabungee from signgeer. We use them and havnt had any complaints.

Thanks Tahsin I ordered some from them as i have an account with them didn’t realise they did bungees as well

Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:15 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Where can i get some Weather proof Bungees?

Replies: 3

Views: 1427

Where can i get some Weather proof Bungees?

Hi everyone
Ive had a customer come back to say the bungees had stretched and I need to get some decent ones any suggestions?

Sun Nov 05, 2017 8:59 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: lining up multiple colour vinyl

Replies: 14

Views: 1883

Re: lining up multiple colour vinyl

My method for single line application. ⋅ Write out the text you want and then cut part of the first (or last letter) with the preceeding/followng word. In this case I copied and chopped the 'F' in fighters and cut with the 'FREE'. ⋅ Fit the first word (I usually fit the longest ...

Tue Oct 31, 2017 6:13 pm

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Replies: 11

Views: 2356

Re: Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Hi Mike see my post earlier i already tried changing the Density Control

Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:19 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Wall covering options for printed graphics

Replies: 7

Views: 1546

Re: Wall covering options for printed graphics

Be careful with contour cutting S/A adhesive as I had a roll of Gekkotex and id had it a year and because it was contour cut it peeled on the edges , we had to do the whole job again for L’oreal down London of the London Skyline on 3mm foamex cut to shape which actually looked better as it gave it a...

Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:52 am

Forum: General Sign Topics

Topic: Wall covering options for printed graphics

Replies: 7

Views: 1546

Wall covering options for printed graphics

I ve just had a similar problem with a customer its the question of making sure you are quoting like for like , he told me he wanted printed graphics on foamex which I quoted on 5mm the other sign company where quoting on 3mm , what i would do to win the job is print a small sample of what they want...

Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:44 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Replies: 11

Views: 2356

Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Hi all sorry I should of said i only have 4 colours CMYK no light Magenta or Light Cyan , we have struggled with this, in the end we have now cut the grey in vinyl and overlaid the Peach circle design , i have gone onto the Roland site and suggested what they said by printing it in 2 Parts with grey...

Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:53 am

Forum: Roland Printers

Topic: Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Replies: 11

Views: 2356

Printing Grey on Roland SP540

Hi all, Does anybody else have problems printing grey Im using MD5 Metamark with Nasdar Inks ive checked my heads and they seam to be ok but im getting a greeney Grey , ive tried using a standard black and taking off all the CMY values just leaving black at 50% and i’m also get a streaky finish when...

Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:10 pm

Forum: Vehicle Wrapping

Topic: Custom Transit side Mouldings

Replies: 4

Views: 1538

Custom Transit side Mouldings

Hi Phil i would by a set of clips from the dealers as well incase any break always handy to have some in stock i have loads of clips for citreon ones now days i just pull them straight of and break the clips its less hassle trying to figure out which way to pull them of gently as some go in differen...

Fri Feb 10, 2006 1:05 am

Forum: General Cutter topics

Topic: plotter problems

Replies: 17

Views: 7008

Graphtec CE3000-60 problems

I to have a graphtec plotter CE3000-60 i was most frustrated with this machine as it is a very plastic design (unlike the old Roland Plotters PNC1200 which was a very robust design and could pull a 50 mtr rol without geting a jamming error) and not very robust but it has got a feed mtr setting (whic...

Thu Jun 06, 2002 8:25 am

Forum: Traditional

Topic: hand painted wall: winnie the pooh

Replies: 1

Views: 2976

hand painted wall: winnie the pooh

I Know this isn't Lettering but heres some work i've Done in Bedrooms and Play areas around the world.
Obviously not using Winnie the Pooh!!

Thu Jan 03, 2002 8:58 am

Forum: General Software Topics

Topic:

Replies: 23

Views: 5018

At Last i am not the only one that thinks Impact sign services have lost the plot on their latest Disk V2. I have the first disk and this was much better designed than the second. No hair lines so you can edit the vehicles better also the drag & drop feature is such a problem, they told me have ...

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