T-Shirt Vinyl Troubleshooting Guide

Creating garment graphics from heat applied thermal film, aka “T-Shirt vinyl*”, is a pretty simple process, but it also has its quirks. Making the transition from cutting standard vinyl graphics can be a bit confusing at first. If your first experience with vinyl cutters is with T-shirt graphics, the learning curve is a little steeper. To help you clear those hurdles more quickly, we offer this basic thermal transfer troubleshooting guide.


PrismJET VJ24X Metallic Ink Guide

The PrismJET VJ24X’s metallic ink capabilities of are pretty cool features. Lots of customers use them to create dazzling prints with chrome-effect spot colors and metallic underlays. You can give your prints the look of metallic paint or nail polish with the right blend of ink and effects. Since white and silver aren’t process colors, […]


Laser engraving stainless steel tumblers

Unless you’ve been off the grid for a few years, you know that decorated drinkware is a hot product segment. From monogrammed mugs to wrapped Yeti tumblers, people love customized drinking vessels. This creates new markets for profitable items for those in the business of  product personalization. You can read elsewhere on the Sign College […]


TransferRIP Screening Options for Dark T-Shirt Transfers

One of the most important features of the iColor series of LED Laser transfer printers is the bundled TransferRIP software.  iColor TransferRIP is an advanced RIP engine made specifically for laser transfer garment decoration. RIP software converts pixels into printed images. TransferRIP converts your ideas into laser transfer images for t-shirts, mugs, colored paper, clear […]


The Nomex Pad Heat Transfer Solution

A standard heat press or cap press is a perfect solution for decorating basic items like shirts,  caps, and mouse pads.  The heat press sandwiches the item between the platen and the table applying even pressure and heat to the item being decorated. When all goes well, your vinyl graphics, dye sublimation or laser transfers […]