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Welcome to the Perfect Colours Blog section, we use our blog to write about the latest industry developments, provide useful hints and tips about large format printers and keep you up to date on whats happening in the world of Perfect Colours.

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How to fix a paper jam in a printer

| Comments (0) | Jan 04, 2023

There’s nothing worse than a paper jam when you’re in the midst of printing a document, especially if you’re working to a tight deadline.

The good news is: a paper jam in a printer can be fixed relatively quickly, if you know how, so you can get your day back on track with minimum hassle.

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How to check ink levels on a printer?

| Comments (0) | Dec 02, 2022

When ink levels become low, the quality of print suffers. Blotchy or faded prints are a common sign that your ink is running out. Letting your ink levels get too low can also result in dried-out ink nozzles that can harm and damage your printer. Eliminate the risk of running out of ink in your printer by regularly checking the ink levels. This blog will explain the best…

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How to print in white ink

| Comments (0) | Nov 03, 2022

Printing in white ink can be a difficult task and, in most cases, requires specialised printing equipment. Due to being an achromatic colour, white ink can not be created by the mixing of other colours, which is how printers usually achieve an array of shades. To print white onto paper you will require specially created white ink regardless of whether that is on a business or personal…

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How to Print a Web Page

| Comments (0) | Oct 28, 2022

Printing a web page is a simple and straightforward process but can slightly differ depending on your chosen browser or operative system. Whether you want to print out directions from Google Maps or a web page has simply grabbed your attention while browsing, this article will help you to print a web page using a variety of browsers and operative systems. Print web page depending…

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My printer is printing blank pages; how to fix it

| Comments (0) | Sep 06, 2022

If your printer is printing nothing but blank pages, it can be incredibly frustrating. There are several reasons why your printer might be printing blank pages, many of which are, thankfully, relatively easy to fix. We’ve created a helpful guide outlining how you can fix this common problem yourself, without breaking your printer. Why is my printer printing blank pages?…

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How long should printers last?

| Comments (0) | Sep 05, 2022

Over the past decade, print technology has advanced at an unprecedented rate, with newer, faster, and smarter models providing printing solutions to meet all of your needs. As a result, people are choosing to change their printers more frequently if it becomes apparent that the printer no longer meets their requirements. But how long should a printer last? Average lifespan of a…

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What is RIP software?

| Comments (0) | Aug 26, 2022

RIP software can significantly improve the way you work – allowing you to get the most out of your printers with increased versatility and productivity, faster print speeds, and more effective colour management. In this guide, we’ll look at what RIP software is, what it does, and why it’s important, as well as the best RIP software for large format printing. RIP software explainedRIP…

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Visit our new Innovation Centre for the best selection in wide-format

| Comments (0) | Jun 13, 2022

Perfect Colours has arrived in Sheffield and we’ve arrived in style! Our new Innovation Centre is crammed full of cutting-edge print technology, with a team of experts on hand to put it through its paces. Visitors can see demos of a range of top-end printers from HP, Epson and Jetrix, GoTX, along with software from PrintFactory, Caldera and Onyx.

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Epson introduces standard 2-year warranty for SC-T3100 and SC-T5100

| Comments (0) | Jun 10, 2022

This month, Epson UK has introduced 2-year warranties as standard for its SC-T3100, SC-T3100N, SC-T5100 and SC-T5100N wide format printers. Rather than being a promo, this is the new normal and it means that now all of the company’s entry and mid-range cartridge models come with a standard 2-year warranty.

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Perfect Colours announces distribution of the Omega 1 and Omega 2 by Durst

| Comments (0) | Jun 09, 2022

A new era in UV and LED printingWe are proud to announce that we are the exclusive distributor for the Omega 1 and Omega 2 machines by Durst. The Omega 1 and 2 flatbed printers, featuring both flatbed and roll to roll printing technology carry the usual Durst reputation for advanced technology, great build quality and exceptional performance and are unique in combining Fine Art…

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Latex ink printing vs Solvent based ink printing – What’s best for the job?

| Comments (0) | Jun 08, 2022

Latex ink printing and solvent ink printing are both used for a diverse range of printing projects and offer similar printing results in terms of maximising image quality and outdoor performance.

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