This post will cover all the basics of laminating and trimming your digital graphics. We’ll examine why, when and how to laminate when to use film or liquid laminates, and look at the benefits of trimmers. Hopefully, you’ll glean some tips that will eliminate costly problems and improve the quality of your products.
ORAFOL has an impressive array of top quality cuttable and printable vinyls for sign makers. Their ORAJET product line of solvent-printable vinyls covers just about every need from temporary bus shelter posters to cast vinyl for rough wall surfaces. There’s just one thing missing. Vehicle wrap experts like Justin Pate teach ‘speed wrap’ techniques that […]
Commercial vehicle wraps are supposed to increase visibility for the businesses who own the fleets. But, as wrapped vehicles become more common on our roadways, they also increase visibility and demand for vehicle wraps and customization. On the consumer side, this increased awareness of what can be done with vinyl generates more demand for paint […]
In their quest to make positive contributions to sustainability as a global manufacturer, ORAFOL is changing some of its core products and practices. The latest is a new premium cast vinyl designed to appeal to sign makers, installers, and customers who want to minimize the environmental impact of looking cool in a wrapped vehicle. The […]
Success in business requires repeat customers. Repeat business require customer satisfaction. For vehicle wrap installers, customer satisfaction depends on how the wrap looks a few weeks or months after installation. Unfortunately, that depends largely on how your customer takes care of the vehicle. So the success of your wrap business depends not only on creating […]
Most of the fanfare in our Fall 2014 catalog is about new equipment and heat transfer materials. But we’ve added some nifty shop tools too. As anyone who’s worked in a busy sign shop knows, having the right finishing and application tools can be almost as important as having the right equipment. Well-designed vinyl application […]