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by gtipwrd
Wed Jan 24, 2024 8:18 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Printing on pressure sensitive tape
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Re: Printing on pressure sensitive tape

What I have seen used in these situations are idlers with a highly textured surface, almost like the surface is impregnated with little diamonds. The idea being that the surface is low-stick and only the high points of the surface touch the adhesive. I've seen that. Teflon will work great but expen...
by gtipwrd
Wed Jan 24, 2024 8:16 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Printing on pressure sensitive tape
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Re: Printing on pressure sensitive tape

Here's something I've seen a while back, but I never tried it: https://www.tesa.com/en/industry/tesa-printer-s-friend-4863-pv3.html Seen it and used it. Helps grip but I don't recall if acted like teflon I saw this and talked with a local supplier about it. He did make it sound like it was more to ...
by gtipwrd
Mon Jan 22, 2024 10:13 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Printing on pressure sensitive tape
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Printing on pressure sensitive tape

Any recommendations for printing on pressure sensitive tape that does not have a release backing? Essentially taking a 12-18" roll of finished tape, run it through a Mark Andy 4150 successfully without it getting stuck at the impression roller. Is teflon wrap the best solution or is there some ...