Prepress

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Prepress is the term to describe all of the processes that occur before printing and finishing. Since many publications nowadays are published both in print and electronically, many refer to the shared processes as premedia services instead. Overview The prepress processes that are listed below may take place at one single location, such as a large publishing and printing company, […]

Direct-to-Garment Printing

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What is direct-to-garment printing and how does it work? Direct-to-garment, or DTG, is a printing method that sprays the ink onto the garment. The ink then soaks into the fibers of the garment. It’s like printing on paper, but on clothing. The main advantage of DTG is that it’s easy to print one-offs because there’s […]

Screen Printing Processes

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When it comes to mass printing of apparel, screen printing tends to win out in terms of cost and efficiency.  But what happens when a client wants an order of 12 t-shirts with an 8 color image?  Or suppose that same person needs some promotional items and/or signage – are you able to handle that […]

Heat Transfer Paper vs Sublimation Printing

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Heat Transfer Paper vs. Sublimation Printing So, you’re entering the wonderful world of T-shirt making and personalized garments—that’s exciting! You may be asking yourself which garment decoration method is better: heat transfer paper or sublimation printing? The answer is that both are great! However, the method you go with depends on your needs and what […]

Plate Press

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Muggit Plate Press • Intergrated Digital Timer and Temperature controller • Includes 2 x Elements – smaller one for side plates and polymer bowls and a larger one for dinner plates • Adjustable pressure – press items up to 2.5cm thick • English instruction manual with easily understood instructions • Economical on Electricity • 12 […]

Cap Press

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Cap Press Cap Presses are not only for pressing caps, but are also really useful for transfer prints in places that are difficult with a flat press, such as shirt collars, kit bags, etc. • Cap Press is a low cost press for all but the most strenuous work. • Flexible Rubber base • Hold […]

Pen Press

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Introducing something which even a few years ago was not possible – a method for printing digital full colour transfers onto pens. Enter the Muggit Pen press. With this press, some printable pens, a laser printer, (a white toner machine is recommended) and transfer paper it’s possible to print custom pens in full colour and […]

Silk Screen Printing Tips

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Silk screen printing is a bit intimidating at first, but it’s easier than it looks and it’s possible to set up a printing area in your own home for cheap. We will show you how you can do it with a minimum amount of materials. The basic idea behind silk screening is pretty simple and […]