• 1) Outdoor Digital Printingis a type of printing which is used for preparing promotional materials such as posters, billboards, vehicle wrapping etc for outdoor advertising. The quality of the material used determines its longgevity (taking into consideration weather conditions and print quality).
  • A) Advantages of Outdoor PrintingThe clear advantage of this type of printing is its endurance to harsh weather conditions. Outdoor Printing is also customizable and can be printed at your preferred dimensions.
  • B ) Common Uses for Outdoor Printing Building exteriors, Billboards, 3-D objects, Lighted and dark conditions, Rooftops and Shop-Windows, Directed advertisements. It can be used in any field or industry.
  • C) The Types of Digital Printing;
  • a) Digital Vinyl PrintingThere are two types of digital vinyl printing: illimunated and non-illuminated. Illimunated Vinyl is used for fluorescent based signs. Non-Illuminated Vinyl is used for posters, signs, building exteriors and billboards.
  • b) Digital Foil PrintingWe can classify it as regular, cast, and transparent. Regular foil is used for outdoor signs and store display windows and street signs.. Cast Foil is used for rough surfaces, especially for car wrapping. It is applied using hot air and when special laminate is used, the wrapping lasts longer. Transparent Foil is printed on the inside and used for stickers.
  • c) Digital Mesh Vinyl PrintingMesh Vinyl is porous so it is commonly used for building exteriors. It acts as a protective layer during building renovations. When mesh vinyl is applied on top of outdoor digital printing it can be used for advertisement purposes. Since it is porous, it can withstand wind, rain and it is see-through so people behind the signs and see outside.
  • d) One Way Vision Digital Printing It’s a type of foil that can be used for both advertising and to hide visual imperfections. It is porous just like mesh vinyl. Thanks to this quality, customers can put up advertisements and still be able to see outside. Generally it is stick-on so it is easily applied to building exteriors and on store display windows. (When there is a strong light source behind it, the image will be blurred.)
  • e) Digital Cast Foil Printing It is more delicate compared to other digital foils. Cast foil is applied using hot air and it adheres better to rough surfaces since its flexible. Cast Foil does not damage the surface when it is removed.
  • f) Digital Canvas Printing Using this material you can have an oil painting type look.
  • 2) Indoor Digital Printing Indoor Digital Printing is used in places not exposed to the sun and harsh weather conditions. It is higher quality compared to outdoor digital printing. The quality of the printing is comparable to a photograph. Since it is water-based, there is a need for lamination. If it is not applied the print can smudge even with a small drop of water. It is used in store display windows, illuminated and non-illimunated signs of fast food restaurants, interior decorations, photos, and posters.
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