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Fluorescent digital printing

Discussion in 'Digital Printing' started by jeffdpia, Apr 18, 2019.

  1. jeffdpia

    jeffdpia New Member

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    Client in need of large scale wall mural using UV fluorescent inks. Any suggestions besides why, and don't go there, are welcome.
     
  2. Jay Grooms

    Jay Grooms Printing, Printing, Printing......

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    I would think a screenprinter would have the ability, Don't know of a machine that can print UV Fluorescent. Good Luck!!
     
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  3. bigben

    bigben Moderator

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    I've done it before, but I've printed UV+white on fluorescent vinyl. I don't think you can do the other way around. But I can be wrong.
     
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  4. jeffdpia

    jeffdpia New Member

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    I did find a couple of printers so far who seem to do this on a regular basis. California and Toronto located. This is not a referral or endorsement as there are most likely other printers I'm not aware of. Just thought I'd post this for future searchers.
    https://www.gpcolor.com
    http://mvisioninc.com/
     
  5. BigfishDM

    BigfishDM Merchant Member

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    GP Color is hands down the absolute best in the business when it comes to this application!
     
  6. Category5

    Category5 New Member

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    There are some new printers available that have fluorescent inks. I’ve looked into it. The demand, so far, hasn’t justified spending $10,000+ to upgrade my shop’s capability.
     
  7. Mascitti Bro

    Mascitti Bro Member

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    There's a guy ( Orange Fat Kat Media is the business name ) that does fluorescent print vinyl for race cars (not an overlay) that appears to be one of the only few that can. Just started offering it a few months ago.
     
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