Card Printer Tag

ChamsAccess is in the business of providing reliability, quality and convenience in card printing and personalization. That said, it would be beneficial to have an understanding of the various technologies used in card printing. Some of them are: PVC Plastic card Printing technology Plastic cards are ideal for many applications, which makes them prevalent in our daily lives. Their portability, durability and standard size is suitable for payment cards, driver's licenses, membership cards and employee identification badge. Card printers let you print customised, secure and cost-effective cards on demand. Cards can be printed in colour or monochrome and can be encoded with multiple features like magnetic stripes or RFID to extend their use from highly secure employee IDs to gift card applications. To print images onto plastic cards, card printer uses dye sublimation technology. The dye sublimation process uses three panels (YMC) for colour and one panel (K) for black. YMC are used for colour picture and K for black text. An overlay panel is used to protect colour picture and text from wear and tear. Monochrome Printing Monochrome printing uses a single colour such as black, white, blue, red, gold, silver etc. This is the most cost-effective method to personalize with pre-printed cards. It is the ideal solution for cards printing that do not require colour picture. Monochrome is often used to print barcodes. Colour Printing Colour printing uses colour ribbon composed of yellow, magenta and cyan panel. The plastic card is passed through a thermal print head together with colour panels. The colour from the panel is then transferred on to the cards though the heat given out from the print head. The standard...