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Fisher Textiles Rolls Out Five New Direct Dye Sublimation Fabrics

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 26, 2015
Materials are ideal for applications including apparel, indoor banners, exhibit graphics, retail displays, table covers, outdoor street poles, home furnishings and upholstery.

Fisher Textiles, a supplier of fabrics for digital printing, is pleased to introduce five new styles for direct dye sublimation printing, DD 1664 Mesh, DD 1764 Dazzle, DD 3268 Table Cloth, DD 7375 Feather Flag and DD 7777 Casino Suede.

LexJet Introduces GOframe Stretcher Bar System

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 19, 2015
The stretcher bars are lined with high-quality adhesive tape that eliminate the need for stretching pliers

GOframe is quick and easier to install, thanks to the reusable, patented corner clamps that align the bars right into place, taking the guesswork out of placement and measuring. GOframe's Starter Kit includes the reusable corner clamps, trimmer and extra glue and blades.

ONYX Version 11.1.2 is Now Available

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 18, 2015
Software and HP WallArt interface simplify custom applications

Onyx Graphics has announced that version 11.1.2 for ONYX software is now available, featuring integrated access to the HP WallArt application.

Excelsus Solutions Expands Capabilities with Novus Synergia Hybrid UV Printer

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 17, 2015
The Novus Synergia H/UV is a combination flatbed and roll-to-roll printer with productions speeds of up to 3000 square feet per hour

Excelsus Solutions has announced the addition of the Novus Synergia H/UV printer, advancing their capabilities and putting them on the leading edge of UV print technology.

Fisher’s GF 5351 Waterfall Fabric Now Made with REPREVE Recycled Yarns

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 16, 2015
GF 5351, also known as ET 5351 Waterfall, now contains 60 percent REPREVE polyester and 40 percent polyester.

Fisher Textiles, a supplier of fabrics for digital printing, is pleased to add its extremely popular GF 5351 Waterfall fabric to the Enviro-Tex fabric line.

M&R Donates i-Image STE II to SGIA’s Screen Printing Technical Foundation Lab

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 13, 2015
The imaging and exposure system was honored as ‘Innovative Product of the Year’ in the Pre-Press category at the 2014 SGIA Expo

M&R recently donated a new i-Image STE II imaging & exposure system to SGIA’s Screen Printing Technical Foundation (SPTF) Lab. SPTF is the non-profit research and educational affiliate of SGIA, and it is dedicated to “Advancing Screen Printing Through Education & Research.”

Epec Takes U.S. Manufacturing to the Cloud

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 09, 2015
All 120 employees, from company headquarters in New Bedford, MA, to employees in China, all use the same standardized cloud software

Epec Engineered Technologies, a provider of custom build-to-print products for all sectors of the electronics industry, has recently taken massive steps towards adopting a complete cloud strategy.

FUJIFILM Dimatix Hails the Samba Printhead

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 06, 2015
The Samba technology has a single-head print-width of 43 millimeters (1.7 inches) and can be easily configured to make a print bar of any width, making it an ideal choice for print applications

With 2,048 individually addressable nozzles, the Samba printhead has 1200 dpi native resolution (600 dpi in redundant mode) and a native ink drop size of 2.4 picoliters (pl) delivering print quality that can jet a wide range of fluids including UV curable and aqueous inks.

Mimaki USA Launches "Print with Compassion"

Publication/Release Date: 
Mar. 04, 2015
Hands-on training for attendees will help give back to the community

Mimaki USA has launched “Print with Compassion,” a series of educational sessions and hands-on training using Mimaki products, that will produce real-world objects and materials for use by local communities and organizations throughout the U.S.


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