Wasatch SoftRIP Version 7.6 introduces improvements to handling of spot colour replacement, a new tool to create swatch books from a SoftRIP colour database, and enhanced Automation Option. An improved installer imports printer settings automatically, making updating to a new version worry-free and easier than ever before.
Mimaki has reported that its 3DUJ-553 3D printer has been shortlisted for the prestigious TCT Awards. The TCT Awards celebrate the innovators, technologies and collaborators behind the leading examples of additive manufacturing, 3D printing, design and engineering across the globe.
The Visual Impact shows, unlike PacPrint and Printex are the ones where the show, in the main, gets back to its roots and serves the sign industry. However the sign industry itself has grown to be a hugely segmented industry covering everything from the lighting industry, fabrication, engraving and routing right through to the wide format printing industry, not to mention the traditional side of the industry which is for those still using paint and a brush – a proud sector that still finds customers in this digital age.
Looking for new applications for your customers? HP are now providing Satin Wrapping Paper which they say is designed to create memorable gifts and products with a personal touch.
This new feature ensures posters can be cut without the need to retrieve any cutting information first. The built-in camera system from the F Series will detect the edges of black printed frames automatically and will start to cut immediately, without operator intervention.
Visual Connections, the Australian Sign & Graphics Association (ASGA) and Re-Engineering Australia announced today the appointment of AusSIP as its Industry Education Liaison Manager.
Orafol has extended its range of fluorescent films, developed for application onto emergency services vehicles. The new ORACAL 7710RA comes in fluorescent yellow and fluorescent red, and offers extended durability as well as improved application properties.
Avery Dennison has introduced a new accent film designed to add special effects and a sporty touch to vehicles.
VI Brisbane saw the 1st round of the Hexis Battle which many considered was the highlight of the whole show.
Drytac’s SpotOn SynPaper felt the need for speed at Shell’s Eco-marathon in London recently, where it was used for eye-catching vehicle graphics on innovative racing car designs.
NUtec’s Amethyst UV inks for EFI printers are available for roll to roll printers as the A50-RTR-EF or for hybrid printers as the A50-HYB-EF. Both ink versions offer superior colours, great reliability, excellent image quality and operating functionality.