Cookbook - Durable Textiles for HP Latex Printers
The demand for textiles for signage is growing and HP Latex Technology presents a practical solution for leveraging textile signage opportunities, in particular.
- Textiles provide soft touch finishes, great color pops, and are considered to be more premium than vinyl or paper. Due to this fact, the end customer perceives a higher value.
- Textiles are lighter, wrinkle-free, etc., they are easier to transport, mount and store, making the whole process cheaper due to the fact that the shipment and the storage costs drop.
- The environmental regulations are changing and impacting PVC-based substrates and traditional textiles. Media vendors are moving toward non-PVC based materials and the traditional market is moving toward digital printing.
HP Latex Printers are compatible with a range of textiles such as polyesters and natural fiber blends. HP Latex prints are odorless and, thanks to the flexibility of the ink, the feel of an un-coated material is maintained.
This document provides tips and tricks for getting the best results from HP Latex printers when printing on textiles.
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