Tech Tip: Can My Epson 7900/9900 Printer Make Double Sided Prints?

Tech Tip: Can My Epson 7900/9900 Printer Make Double Sided Prints?

Yes, your 7900/9900 series printer can make two-sided prints, but you will need to use donor sheets to prevent damage to your substrate (more on that shortly).

June 15, 2015 Tech Tips

Epson Printer Promos for June 2015

With the new month come new promos. June 2015 Epson printer promos are here! Printer Rebates Vist Epson’s site for more information.

June 5, 2015 Promos

Tech Tip: Contacting Epson Product Support Technicians

Recently, Epson updated their phone menu for Pro Series printer support at 888-377-6611. This improvement was designed to make contacting Epson product support technicians more efficient than in the past.

May 25, 2015 Tech Tips
Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursay June 18, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursay June 18, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursday June 18, 11am-2pm See HP’s 3rd Generation Latex printer in action.   We will be taking you on a tour of this extremely fast and versatile printer and answering your questions.  We’ll be printing on banner vinyl, backlit media, and fabric.  […]

May 13, 2015 Events

Epson Printer Promos for May 2015

Epson Printer Promotions for the month of May 2015 are here! Printer Rebates Vist Epson’s site for more information.

May 13, 2015 Promos
Epson Unveils New SureColor P800 17-Inch Wide Professional Printer

Epson Unveils New SureColor P800 17-Inch Wide Professional Printer

The SureColor P800 will be available for purchase in July 2015 through Spectraflow. Epson today announced the highly anticipated SureColor® P800 printer, representing a new benchmark in photographic print quality. Designed for professional use, the SureColor P800 is a full 17-inch wide borderless printer with unique Epson® MicroPiezo® AMC™ printhead […]

April 24, 2015 News
Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – Epson Direct to Garment F2000 Tuesday May 12, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – Epson Direct to Garment F2000 Tuesday May 12, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – Epson Direct to Garment F2000 Tuesday May 12, 11am-2pm This hands-on event is designed to introduce and teach newcomers on Direct to Garment printing.  Special focus will be on the Epson SureColor F2000 White Ink DTG printer that’s taking the T-Shirt world by storm.  You […]

April 21, 2015 Events
Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursday February 19, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursday February 19, 11am-2pm

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursday February 19, 11am-2pm Details: See HP’s 3rd Generation Latex printer in action. Spectraflow Senior Technical Consultant, Jan Stephens, will be taking you on a tour of this extremely versatile printer and answering your questions. We’ll be printing on banner vinyl, backlit […]

February 4, 2015 Events
Tech Tip: Where are the various EFI folders associated with EFI Fiery XF to be found on my computer?

Tech Tip: Where are the various EFI folders associated with EFI Fiery XF to be found on my computer?

Here is a wonderful chart made by John Nate (the Wizard of EFI) that shows where all the EFI Fiery XF v5 folders are located. It is very useful, especially if you are building your own profiles, or need to make edits to existing profiles. Click to download the PDF […]

November 6, 2014 EFI Fiery XF

Tech Tips: What are the key differences between PSA Polypro versus PSA Vinyl?

Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive (PSA) vinyl is generally a calendared product and will have more give/stretch than Polypropylene.  For indoor applications, the polypropylene will generally do the trick and it is often more cost-effective.  The vinyl is more appropriate for outdoor applications or other environments where it needs to shrink/grown depending upon […]

November 6, 2014 Ink and Media, Tech Tips

Tech Tip: Epson 7900 Nozzle Checks and Firmware Update

It has come to our attention some users of the Epson 7900/9900 are experiencing an excessive number of nozzle checks, resulting in wasted time and ink. Epson has recently released an updated version of the printer firmware that improves ink usage. You will need to use the Remote Utility software […]

November 6, 2014 Epson Stylus Pro 7900

Tech Tip: What resolution should I use with my Epson printer?

Epson printers function very well at 1440 dpi, and in general this should be the default setting. The 2880 dpi setting is overkill for almost all jobs.  Its improvement in image detail is essentially imperceptible, and it slows the printer considerably.  For proofing applications (175 lpi or less), or where […]

Tech Tip: What is the difference between the ways of specifying paper weight and thickness – gsm vs mil vs pound?

A: There are three most commonly used metrics for describing paper weight or thickness – gsm, mil, and pounds. GSM: The first is Grams per Square Meter (gsm), which measures mass per unit of area. A typical gsm for a good quality photo or proofing paper is 250. A thin […]

October 31, 2014 Ink and Media, Tech Tips

Tech Tip: How do I prevent my Epson Stylus Pro printer from powering off automatically?

By default, the SP4900 is configured to power off after 24 hours. In general, it’s better to keep the power on at all times, since this keeps a bit of ink moving through the heads and reduces the frequency of clogs. In order to disable this, do the following: 1) […]

Announcing Spectraflow HP Latex 360 Lunch & Learn

Announcing Spectraflow HP Latex 360 Lunch & Learn

Spectraflow Lunch & Learn – HP Latex 360 Thursday October 16, 11am-2pm Details:  See HP’s 3rd Generation Latex printer in action.  Spectraflow Senior Technical Consultant, Jan Stephens, will be taking

September 24, 2014 Events