Posts tagged [sublimation]


  • What is the difference between dye sublimation ink and other inks?

    What is the difference between dye sublimation ink and other inks?

    The dye in the dye-based ink dissolves in water like sugar does in water completely.
    It’s also known for easily obtaining saturated, brilliant colors due to its small molecular size, 1.5-4 nanometers (1 nanometer=1/1000 of a micrometer, 1 micrometer=1/1000 of a millimeter).

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  • How to Sublimate on coated rubber mouse pad blanks

    How to Sublimate on coated rubber mouse pad blanks

    To dye sublimate on mousepads should be as easy as 123, but if your settings are not correct the end result could be disastrous.

    Firstly, ensure that you buy quality coated rubber mouse pad blanks from us.

    Adjust the pressure of your press to strong and fully enclose the mouse pad with your print.  If the print size is not larger than your mouse pad, you will end up with a white border around your mouse pad.

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  • How to Sublimate on coated Mug blanks

    How to Sublimate on coated Mug blanks

    Dye sublimation onto rigid surfaces, especially mugs, can be quite difficult if you don't know all the ins and outs.

    Luckily for you, West Rand Sublimation Supplies boasts with years of experience in the sublimation printing industry.

    Firstly, ensure that you buy a quality coated Mug blanks from us.

    Adjust the pressure of your press to medium and fully enclose the outside of the cup and set the temperature to 177 degrees celsius and the timer to 240 seconds.

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  • How to Sublimate on coated MDF Wood

    How to Sublimate on coated MDF Wood

    Dye sublimation onto rigid surfaces, especially MDF wood blanks, can be quite difficult if you don't know all the ins and outs.

    Luckily for you, West Rand Sublimation Supplies boasts with years of experience in the sublimation printing industry.

    Not only do we supply you with quality sublimation products and blanks, we also love to share our passion for sublimation through sharing of our valuable knowledge about the "How to" of the industry.

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  • Download our Jan 2019 Catalogue

    Download our Jan 2019 Catalogue

    Download our new sublimation supply price catalogue and get those awesome goodies that will help your business go from zero to hero!

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