Pro Tips to Get the Best Prints with Printable Magnetic Sheets

How to print on magnetic sheets

Getting the desired results when printing to printable flexible magnetic sheets is easy when you know what you are doing and using high quality flexible magnetic sheets and printers. Apart from being a cost-effective method, printing directly to flexible magnetic sheets also gives you great quality prints for applications such as vehicle graphics, message boards, POP displays, wayfinding signs, and decorative magnets. JLP Company limited manufactures superior quality flexible magnets that beat the competition when it comes to giving you the desired results. Here are some tips to get The first requirement to getting the best print job when working with printable flexible magnetic sheets is to choose the right thickness of material. The clue lies in the desired application and printer being used. When working with flatbead or sheet bed printers, most printers can choose to go above 30 or 20 mil. Roll-fed wide format printers, on the other hand, work well with thinner magnets, below 30 and preferably 20 mil. The right thickness not only helps ensure great quality prints but also saves your printer from being overburdened and damaged.

The best print on your printable magnetic sheets.

Pick the right thickness

Take due care

Always remain mindful that you are working with a magnetic material. Some printers feature metal platens which must be covered during the printing process to prevent it from attracting and catching the magnet. The covering ensures that your prints are free from smudges and distortions.

Elevate the magnetic roll

Make sure that your flexible magnetic roll is positioned in such a way that you have a kind of straight feed. Attaining the optimum position ensures that the magnetic sheet does not pull too tight, ripple, or bunch up.

Take it easy

Never rush a print job as you need to observe and adjust a number of things to get a perfect print. Patience is a desirable quality when working with printable flexible magnetic sheets. Slower printer speeds are highly recommended.

Talk to us

If you are looking for premium quality flexible magnetic sheets or rolls, JLP Company Inc. has it all under one roof. Browse through available magnetic products to find the one that fits your requirements or talk to our experts for help. Call us today at 909 803 0388 or mail us at sales@jlpco.com to get answers to all your questions.