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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Printing on Plastics

If you are considering printing on plastics with your commercial digital press, or you have been using plastics for years, it is wise to be aware of the benefits and obstacles of the most popular plastic substrates. Styrene (Polystyrene or PS) Advantages: Good impact resistance, machineable, low cost, FDA compliant for indirect food contact, bright…

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Customer Favorites

This year, our customers have chosen synthetic paper as their favorite specialty substrate. Why synthetic paper? Superior print quality, water resistance and a flexible soft-hand feel are just a couple of the reasons it’s at the top of the list. Also topping the list of their preferred printing materials are styrene, pvc, white vinyl, polyester (white and clear),…

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Masterpiece Graphix Increases Line of Ricoh C7100 Series Certified Substrates

Company Adds Five More Certified Substrates to its Digital Offering St. Louis, MO – Masterpiece Graphix–a leading manufacturer of digital printing substrates–announced that five more of their sheet-fed substrate products are now certified for use on Ricoh digital printing presses. Masterpiece Graphix .008 Synthetic Paper – O2S, .010 Synthetic Paper – O2S, .010 Onyx White…

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28 Ways Polyester Can Help You Sell More Print

Think you know polyester? Take another look. The unique toner receptive coating on Masterpiece Graphix solid core polyester makes it a universal substrate for dry toner and wet toner digital presses. It’s tear, stain and weather resistant, offers high definition image quality, a bright white matte finish, and comes in multiple thicknesses. Masterpiece Graphix polyester has anti-static…

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Dry toner or HP Indigo press compatible: Solid Core Polyester

Masterpiece Graphix polyester substrates are durable and versatile. The unique toner receptive coating makes our polyester a universal substrate for dry toner and HP Indigo presses. Recommended for printed applications subjected to extreme environmental conditions, Masterpiece Graphix polyester is waterproof and tear resistant. Durable Solid Core Tear, Stain, and Sweat Resistant Weather Proof No Shrinking…

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Overlaminate Films

While a label may be eye catching and decorative, a label’s main use is likely to inform of use and safety.

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