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Old Nov 24, 2010, 12:28 PM   #1
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I am new at this and need advice .
I bought and Epson 1100 and a Ciss bulk ink system.I am useing a good Dye Sublimant ink, I am Useing Corel Draw X5 to do my images....
I set my heat press on 375 for 1 minute.

Im not getting good color or fine lines ,My black is dull and blotchie.

When setting up image im useing a very good top of the line computer.
I transfer the image to the other computer (connected to printer) via
Usb data storage. Coreldraw X5 doesnt work well on that computer because of low ram and cpu . might this be problem?

Also question on paper The first paper i bought was to small in size but it was thick and a very firm type paper ...I ordered some Paper off ebay ,the right size . It came in ..was very thin ..like regular printer paper....is this a problem?

The image im printing is on to a license plate 6 in X 12 in I am useing images very high in resilution but maybe losing it in the transfer to other computer?

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Old Nov 24, 2010, 1:32 PM   #2
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It could be the paper. since dye sub requires a specially coated paper, the ebay paper may not have a good coating etc?
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This might help look at your colour space is it all set the same ie SRGB and both computers should be set to match and the printer.
Also you send a print off to a shop and see what it comes back like.
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