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    Assuming that you want to print onto cotton then...

    Assuming that you want to print onto cotton then sublimation is not a viable option (although there are some sublimatable vinyls around they are not particularly good).

    For printable vinyl solvent...
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    So you were using inkjet printable transfer...

    So you were using inkjet printable transfer vinyl?
    Inkjet transfers never last as long as some other methods. There is usually some fade after the first wash. They are ok for short term use.
    ...
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    I stay well clear of baby and small kids clothing...

    I stay well clear of baby and small kids clothing for that reason. Although the garments, inks and htv I use are compliant I don't want the aggravation of an overly concerned parent asking the...
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    Fit for purpose heat presses cost between £500...

    Fit for purpose heat presses cost between £500 and £1500+.

    There are plenty of cheapies on ebay from about £150. Some will last ok, some will break after a few presses.
    A £150 press might get you...
  5. It is a pressmech, without the branding (not that...

    It is a pressmech, without the branding (not that any of them have much branding). It is where I got mine from.
    Not actualy the bag press, but identical in every way except it doesn't have the...
  6. The polo shirt platen is useful if you print...

    The polo shirt platen is useful if you print garments, but it isn't part of the kit.
    Anything that uses the small detail platen is better being done on a cap press.
  7. Pressmech. If you buy from Nova Chrome you can...

    Pressmech. If you buy from Nova Chrome you can get it without all the extra platens, so it will come well under your budget.

    Most of the mechanical and electrical components are available 'off the...
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    We are facing an aggregation of several price...

    We are facing an aggregation of several price rises over several years across the entire product range. None on their own warrant a price rise - it is difficult to put something up 10 pence - but...
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    Trouble is the customer doesn't want to pay...

    Trouble is the customer doesn't want to pay anymore for the finished article.
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    Is the paper slightly curled due to it being...

    Is the paper slightly curled due to it being damp? I always store opened paper in a large ziplock bag with plenty of silicon sachets.
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    I use the amazon ones for pressing some garments...

    I use the amazon ones for pressing some garments without problem. Don''t know how that will translate to the longer pressing times for ceramics.
    You would need to do a test press to ensure that the...
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    Some of my older software struggles with Windows...

    Some of my older software struggles with Windows 10 so I am going to give windows 11 a miss.
    Having said that I am about to replace the wifes laptop (which will probably end up as W11) so that I...
  13. Thread: Polo Suppliers

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    Only take a day or two at the most to open. If...

    Only take a day or two at the most to open. If you need something today MDP have a very limited range. Sometimes it is as cheap to order small quantities from ebay, if you aren't getting a carriage...
  14. I think the XP15000 uses a strange colour set -...

    I think the XP15000 uses a strange colour set - includes red and grey. You might find sourcing those colours hard.
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    Maybe they have second jobs as MPs.

    Maybe they have second jobs as MPs.
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    Nearly all of the UK suppliers have stopped...

    Nearly all of the UK suppliers have stopped printing catalogues with prices in them.
    I can swallow the rises on small quantities because I price anything less than 10 garments at retail price +...
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    I couldn't agree more, although I was being...

    I couldn't agree more, although I was being slightly flipant about the 'chugging away' bit. I simply meant that I wouldn't need the printer to produce transfers at the same speed that I could press...
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    I agree, but I am waiting for PandP in Feb to see...

    I agree, but I am waiting for PandP in Feb to see what else is available
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    I have about one volume job per week most weeks...

    I have about one volume job per week most weeks of between 200 and 600 shirts with a large print. The rest of the jobs are short run jobs. Currently the volume jobs are either sub or screen print (...
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    For much of the time I could probably get away...

    For much of the time I could probably get away with A3+ width - 33cm - with roll feed capability. One sheet per shirt works well for me with sublimation. The only downside would be that you are...
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    Not sure yet. I know that the solvent ink version...

    Not sure yet. I know that the solvent ink version of the VJ628 is about £5.5k, so a lot will depend on how much extra the DTF version will be. In USA it is about $1000 more than the solvent version. ...
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    Crazy. Every single CE marked product has to be...

    Crazy. Every single CE marked product has to be retested and relabled. Massive undertaking, which is probably why there is a twelve month extension.

    It will make it difficult importing some stock...
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    I agree with the parts shortage point. I...

    I agree with the parts shortage point.

    I needed a new laptop back in March (when everyone was working from home) - my very old i3 laptop was struggling with the vector software - and neither Dell...
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    Check that all of your software and Rips are...

    Check that all of your software and Rips are compatible with AMD. I was three quarters of the way down the road of buying an HP laptop with a Ryzen processor when I discovered that my Mimaki...
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    I see that the DTF version of the Mutoh VJ628 is...

    I see that the DTF version of the Mutoh VJ628 is now in Europe, launched at the Amsterdam show two weeks ago. It sells in USA for less than $8000.
    It is only a single printhead machine - but with 8...
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