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Reccomendation for clear decal paper for laser
« on: February 25, 2013, 04:22:58 PM »
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I want to print off some decals on clear backing with my HP CP1025nw color laser but I have not done any self decal printing. What would those who have recommend out there?
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Re: Reccomendation for clear decal paper for laser
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2013, 08:40:03 PM »
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I use Bare Metal Foil Laser decal paper in my Alps. I suspect it will work fine in the printer it is intended for. The film is slightly thicker than Microscale and it is also very flexible. I like the fact that it is not as fragile as Microscale.
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Re: Reccomendation for clear decal paper for laser
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2013, 11:07:59 PM »
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I like the Tango Papa decal film.  It's nice and thin.
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Re: Reccomendation for clear decal paper for laser
« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2013, 08:22:46 AM »
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I've done Bare Metal Foil Laser in a laser - both clear film and white film. The images came out nice and crisp, and they decals hold up well.  They do take a tad more setting agent to really snuggle in around certain raised parts and decals e.g. ribs on boxcars and such.
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Re: Reccomendation for clear decal paper for laser
« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2013, 08:38:12 AM »
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I've used the Micromark white and clear with no troubles in color and b/w lasers.