Searching for Large Format Printers in Printer Trade Show
Large format printers are usually capable of printing a size of 17″ up to as big as 100″. Above 100″, we call them the Super large format. These printers are used to print billboard, banners, big posters, large wall stickers and decals and also the mega signage. In this episode, New Wave Display went all the way to Shanghai to search for the latest large format printers that products quality and sharp prints.
Different types of media can be used. Materials such as Fabric, Glass Paper, Satin Paper are the few common media used. Many more are yet to be explored. A good media can directly affect the quality of the out-come. We wouldn’t want to have a top grade printer printing an unsuitable media. It would be a waste of resources if it didn’t pass through the quality check. Exploring new and better media is New Wave Display’s daily job. We want to be ahead of the market with the newest technology, yet affordable for our clients.
Large format printers, depending on the quality and brand, it might cost from $10,000 to as much as over $80,000. Famous good brands such as Hewlett-Packard (HP) from USA are consider the chief for large format printers leading the worldwide market. Their latest technology, the HP Latex inks, combine the best characteristics of water-based inks and Eco-solvent inks. The odorless and environmental friendly prints are why they are suitable to be used even in hospitals or child care centers. This is a breakthrough for printers. New Wave Display is one of the company in Singapore market using the Latex ink Technology.