Getting the Most from your Scanner

Getting the Most from your Scanner

Even though this site is dedicated to printers, I thought I’d cover scanning as well. Whether using a scan driver or changing settings at a control panel, here’s a guide and some tips to help you get the most from your scanner. Typically most scanners have settings for: an original type image type resolution advanced features for…

Where to Order Sublimation Prints

Where to Order Sublimation Prints

If you’re curious about sublimation but not ready to invest into all the equipment, then there are alternatives. Instead of getting the required sublimation printer, you can order sublimation prints. Yes, there are many places both online and in person to get sublimation prints made. This way you don’t need to invest in a sublimation…

Best HP Printer for Sublimation

Best HP Printer for Sublimation

Sublimation is quickly becoming popular with small businesses and crafters alike. For a small investment and little instruction anyone can start doing heat transfers. It doesn’t take much to get good results transferring designs to polyester fabric or rigid blanks. A computer is a given. Plus there are free apps to make high quality computer…

What’s the Difference Between a Plotter and a Regular Printer?

What’s the Difference Between a Plotter and a Regular Printer?

The first time I heard the term plotter I wondered how it’s any different than a traditional printer. After all, they’re both printers. How different can they be? While there is considerable overlap there are some key differences. First, the type of plotter being compared is important since plotter can refer to several different devices….

Best Ecotank Printer for Sublimation

Best Ecotank Printer for Sublimation

Sublimation is a fun and rewarding craft. If you’re looking for a sublimation printer to accompany your journey an Epson Ecotank printer makes the best sublimation printer. Ink tank printers are the easiest to convert to sublimation ink. Epson printers have high quality prints and cost much less than other sublimation printers. Sawgrass printers, such…

Which Epson Printers Can be Converted to Sublimation?

Which Epson Printers Can be Converted to Sublimation?

If you’re looking for a printer to convert to sublimation printing Epson printers are the best option. Not only do Epson print heads work with sublimation ink, they make high quality prints. This is good news to anyone looking for an inexpensive printer to convert to the sublimation process. Epson Ecotank printers are the easiest…

What Type of Printer Do I Need for Sublimation?

What Type of Printer Do I Need for Sublimation?

So you’re gazing at your new printer and curious if it can use sublimation ink. It would be great if any printer could be used to permanently transfer high quality images to polyester fabrics. The truth is not many printers are capable of sublimation. Very few printers are made as sublimation printers. The first thing…