A. Wax, Wax/Resin, Resin.
A. Yes. Red, Green, Blue, Yellow and a selection of process colours.
A. General purpose wax ribbon will give you the best print quality and the most scratch resistance.
A. General purpose resin will give you the best print quality and the most scratch resistance.
A. Wax/Resin or Resin ribbons must be used when printing on any shiny vinyl thermal stock.
A. There is no ribbon required for direct thermal printing, therefore making the cost per label slightly cheaper.
A. No. The printer must be capable of using a ribbon to print.
A. Yes. You can print on labels that have been (pre-printed) on a press, as long as there is no print in the way of the sensor.
A. You would need to use a polyester label combined with a resin ribbon. The polyester label is made up of very strong vinyl and the high resin content of the ribbon will produce a very durable image, with up to a 5 year outdoor life.
A. There are a large range of ribbons available from 1.5" to 8.66" wide, with lengths from 91 to 600 metres. The size of ribbon will be dependant upon the type of printer you have.
A. Tags and labels are available from 0.25" to 11"+ long and from 0.25" to 8.5" wide.