As the successor to solvent-based technology, latex printing has wider applications, offering quicker turnaround times and superior quality output.
Latex ink printing also has no lengthy curing requirements so the profit potential is greater. The colors are solid, the consistency outstanding, and latex ink printing does a spectacular job of printing on an assortment of coated or uncoated substrates and media.
Much like desktop inkjet printers, latex ink printers use print heads to distribute water-based inks on paper or other media. In the case of latex ink printing, the latex acts as a carrier for the color pigments.
Because heaters dry the latex as it comes off the printer, the output can be rolled or applied (in the case of vehicle decals) immediately after printing. The finished printed product is durable, long-lasting, and eco-friendly.
Aside from the stunning output, printing with latex can be done on a variety of unique printing materials including:
Large format latex ink printing is ideal for wide-format projects and provides a flexible medium on which to unleash many creative ideas. Some suggestions for how you might utilize this versatile style of large format printing include:
Almost anything can be printed up to 10’ wide, and as long as the roll of material permits. Whether you are creating temporary displays or permanent fixtures in your home or office, consider using latex ink printing for your projects.
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