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Inkjet Printers & Printers/Cutters

Discover a multitude of useful inkjet printer and printer/cutter tips and tricks in this selection of small business articles and resources to help you grow your sign and graphics business. The following articles highlight Roland DG eco-solvent devices and VersaUV software as well as featuring inkjet printer sand printer/cutters posts to empower your business with productivity and profitability advice.
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Special Colors are Special

This Quick Tip outlines some simple steps end users can take within VersaWorks’ Spot Color Settings to “remap” any spot color to a special color that’s recognizable to the software. Share this useful information with your customers and help them save considerable time and effort.

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History of Signs Infographic

In this detailed, visually exciting, and historically engaging infographic, Roland DGA has provided historical highlights from the entire history of signage. Taking you on a graphical journey from cavemen to the latest, advanced sign technology, this is a great info resource if you need some some design facts to impress your friends and tutors, or you were ever wondering about where signs came from and how signage has evolved.

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A to Z of Printing: "W" is for Wrapping Unique Vehicles

Ask the man in the street what a vinyl wrap is, and they’ll probably tell you that it’s “when someone changes the color of a car or puts graphics on a car.” And while that is true, every good sign and graphics provider knows that there is so much more to be wrapped than just cars and trucks.  In this wrap showcase, we are sharing some standout wraps of alternative vehicles, beyond cars and trucks – all produced with Roland DG printers.

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BT-12: Pretreat or Not to Pretreat

Use of a pretreatment for DTG applications can help improve wash durability, ink adhesion, and vibrancy. The problem is, there’s no “one size fits all” solution and pretreating a garment doesn’t necessarily guarantee the user will get the desired results. However, the pretreatment steps outlined in this Quick Tip can help VersaSTUDIO BT-12 users achieve a better outcome.

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10 Minute Shop Talks— Greatest Hits Volume 1

Over the past year, the Roland DGA Corporation Facebook page has been broadcasting Facebook Live interview videos. In the first of our video collections, you can meet some top Roland DGA sign and graphics customers who talk about the ways they’ve built their businesses with Roland DG equipment.

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Maintenance Made Easy

By following the simple steps outlined in this Quick Tip, your customers can begin reaping the benefits of Mobile Panel 2.  This innovative app makes performing printer maintenance routines, such as regularly scheduled cleanings, much easier. 

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A-to-Z of Printing: "V" is for Vehicle Wrapping at the Show

The following examples showcase some of the highlight wraps over the last 6 years of shows where the Digital EFX partnership of Matt Richarts and Dallas Fowler have entertained show audiences in the Roland DGA booth with the speed and skill in which they’ve wrapped everything from a camper van to high-performance sportscars. 

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Specialize in Print Customization— 5 Small Businesses You Can Start Today!

While there are many people trying to make money in online customization, there’s no reason why you can’t find your own path through the ecommerce crowds. The following blog shares some helpful advice to those starting out in personalization and customization— suggesting a more strategic approach to graphics personalization and outlining  5 niche business markets you could find success in with Roland DG technology. 

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