When deciding which printer you should buy, the most important related question is: What applications do you need the printer for? Also, it’s the first question we asked from new customers. In this blog, we will detailly summarize signage printer, UV printer, Textile printer’s media types, and applications.
UV Printer (Flatbed Printer, Hybrid Printer, Roll to Roll Printer)
UV printers are able to print on both rigid and flexible materials due to unique UV ink, create flat and embossed effects.
UV Flatbed Printer
UV Hybrid Printer
Ceiling Film, Acrylic, Metal, Canvas, Ceramic, Plastic, Paper, Leather, Glass, Wood, Vinyl, Advertising Banner, PET, Wallpaper, Corrugated card…
Unregular items: pens, golf balls, phone cases, iPad covers…
The media are divided into soft roll materials (soft film, canvas, vinyl…), rigid media (glass, wood, metal…) and 3D subjects like pens, balls, USB… The media decide which printer to use.
UV Flatbed Printer: roll materials (small orders or one-offs), unregular subjects, rigid media.
UV Hybrid Printer: often used to print on leather…
UV Roll to Roll Printer: roll materials, (soft films, vinyl…)
Still please contact our sales if you are confused.
Advertising industry: you can see the previous signage printers’ applications…
Personalized Industry (mostly non-standard surface)
Bottle (Mug, Cup), Cylindrical & Round Objects Printing
Golf Ball & Ball Printing
Custom Gift Box & Packaging Prototype Printing
Mobile Phone, Tablet & Laptop Cases Printing
Ceramic Tile Printing
Name Tag & ID Card Printing
Industrial Labelling & Dial Faces Printing
Home Appliance Printing
Canvas wall art (Fine art), photo frame
Craft box, food package
Window-shades, wood furniture
Background wallpaper, murals