For vivid graphics, Dye Sublimation is one of the most popular printing options. Fabric sublimation printing uses heat to transfer a dye to a medium material like fabric. The interesting part is that unlike in other methods, the dye actually goes from a solid to a gas without becoming liquid. The only limitations to the process are that it takes a special ink and can only be used on synthetic fabrics like polyester.
There are quite a few advantages to using a Dye Sublimation printing process but the most important are:
The only real disadvantages to sublimation are that it takes a long time and you will have blank spots on the material if you leave any folds or creases.
At Megabytes Digital we can create your custom graphics on a wide variety of materials. We offer:
It is a perfect choice if you require fabric displays, banners or any other display that needs to be water, UV and scratch resistant.
If you are more interested in sublimation for decoration or artistic purposes then we can also help you by framing your design. We use a flexible framing system that lets us insert your sublimated panels into a frame and secure it in place with a silicon edging system. It allows your designs to be completely interchangeable and lends your design a clean dramatic look that is guaranteed to turn heads. Call us today to find out more about our Dye Sublimation system.