For the purposes of this discussion, a “fast firing” is defined as a firing duration from ambient to ambient within 180 min or less. The primary benefits of implementing a fast-firing protocol include: significantly reducing energy consumption per payload, reduced scrap and re-fire, lowered labor costs, shorter production lead times, and more reliable product consistency.
Many different techniques using a range of machines are available for ceramic and glass decoration.
September 1, 2016
The range of available decoration machines is wide and covers different types of techniques. A general understanding of these techniques can help manufacturers choose the right method for their application.
Digital decal technology completes major tile project for Glasgow subway station.
March 1, 2013
FotoCeramic, a specialist in digital decals, announced it has successfully met the challenge of providing all the tile transfers for a major piece of public art at Glasgow’s Hillhead Subway station—a 12-m-long mural recently unveiled to city travellers.
This company’s newly designed website site outlines its capabilities in high-temperature ceramic ink design and manufacturing, custom ink testing, sampling service, and custom rubber stamp design and manufacturing.
Copy Cal enables decoration using one-of-a-kind artwork without the need for special equipment. Copy Cal is an inexpensive and easy method for achieving full-color decorating and personalization in any quantity.
Image courtesy of Brown-Forman, Louisville, Ky.Demand has been increasing for full-color, heavy-metal-free designs on a range of products in the gift and promotional products industry. This demand has driven print