What is Sublimation?Sublimation as a production technique is relatively simple, itsthe chemical process which separetes it from any other form of digital printing. When sublimation inks are heated, they turn into a gas and dye polyester fabric or items that have a polyester coating. Theresult is premium full-colour, photographic-quality image that will not crack, peel or wash away from the substrate. Sublimation dyesare not opaque and therefore the printable items need to be white or pastel colour.
How does it work?
What do you need?
1) PrintersThe sublimation transfer process works with selected inkjet printer that use a piezo-print-head technology. Over the years this has beenexclusive to specific Epson printers, Epson T60 & Epson 1390. Nowadays, new age coming, outing fast printing speeds, high efficencywith low maintenance, Ricoh is a business class print engine that offers a new choice in both start-up and high volume sublimationprinting. This powerful collaboration allows the users to create fast, vibrant, permenant images on a wide variety of substrates tomaximize your business' potential and profit.
2) SoftwareDesign & garphic software packages such as Adobe Illustrator and photoshop that support ICC colour profile are perfect for sublimation& are widely available. Adobe Illustrator is design to create vector image meanwhile Adobe Photoshop use for manipulating andenhance image for better quality. Both are suitable software to use to get cool & nice printing resu
3) Printable Sublimation Items
4) Sublimation Paper
5) Sublimation InkLiberty Printing Sdn Bhd supply best quality ink to our customer. Sublimation ink are unlike regular inks as they are dyes rather thaninks. Colour profiles are also available to ensure consistent colour managment. Inks can be supplied as refills for bulk ink systemsor cartridge format using Epson or Ricoh Printer.
6) Heat Presses
7) Training & Support