Wide Format Printing Services
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Normally utilized for printing large advertising products, large format printing offers a lot of flexibility. Which has contributed to its growing popularity in recent years. Wide format can accommodate large print surfaces, giving your commercial businesses the opportunity to design and print larger print products. Allows for you to utilize flatbed and latex printers for their projects. This gives your business the freedom to produce anything and everything.
Below are a few links to a variety of print products that can be printed using our wide format printers. If you do not see a product that you’re looking for, not to worry, PRI Graphics & Signs can handle any wide format print project or product that is needed.
Wide Format Printing FAQ
What Is a Wide Format Printer?
Wide format printers are commercial grade printing machines able to print materials between 18 - 100 in size. They are generally used for roll-2-roll materials such as poster paper or 3M vinyl wraps.
What Is Large Format Printing?
Large format printing is commonly also referred to as wide format printing, which is done by specialized commercial-grade printing equipment such as flatbed printers and roll-2-roll printers. These can print on large rigid materials and wide roll-2-roll materials.
What Is a Wide Format Printer Used For?
Wide format printers can be used to produce numerous commercial products such as posters, blueprints, vehicle wraps, wall coverings, and a variety of signage options.
How To Prepare Images for Large Format Printing?
When working with raster images (pixel-based graphics) it is ideal to have the dpi at least 150 and in most cases around 300-dpi for large format graphics such as vehicle graphics, wraps, and wall coverings.
How To Enlarge a Photo for Large Format Printing?
Properly enlarging photos can be done in design applications such as Adobe software like Photoshop or other CAD-based software such as CorelDraw.
What Does Wide Format Printing Mean?
Wide format printing consists of producing printed materials between 18 - 100 in sizing on commercial-grade printing machines such as flatbed printers and roll-2-roll printers.
What Is the Best Wide Format Printer?
The best wide format printer for the job will depend on the product you are looking to produce. If you are needing a vehicle wrap, then a commercial grade roll-2-roll machine will be best. If you are looking to have a Realty Sign printed, then a flatbed printer will be the best use for this application.
How Much Does Large Format Printing Cost?
The cost of large format printing will depend on the scope of your project. Most print companies that you reach out to will be able to give you a quote before submitting an order to be produced.
How To Prepare Files for Large Format Printing?
Most large format printers work with art files that are PDF (for vector-based graphics) or TIFF (for raster images). Design software such as the Adobe Creative Suite or other CAD software such as CorelDraw can be utilized to create your designs. It's always best to work with an expert in the field of graphic or print production design to ensure your project is created properly.
How To Prepare Images for Large Format Printing Photoshop?
The best image resolution for large format printing is to have your raster image resolution of at least 150dpi. For larger graphics such as vehicle wraps and wall coverings, a resolution of 300-dpi is recommended for the best quality.
What Is Large Format Digital Printing?
Large format digital printing consists of designs or artwork created digitally via design software or desktop publications that are then printed with commercial grade wide format printers such as flatbed printers or roll-2-roll printing machines.
Which Large Format Printer Is the Best?
The best large format printer for the job will depend on the product you are looking to produce. For instance, commercial-grade roll-2-roll printers are recommended for printing vehicle wraps. However, a flatbed printer is recommended for Realty Sign printing.