UV Flatbed Printing
These are some of the most Popular Materials we Print Laser Cut & Laser Engrave at LCI. (Top Left:) 1/4″ Laser Cut Black Acrylic w/ a Brushed Aluminum Laminate. With a sleek and metallic look, this is a popular substrate for Signs and Letters. (Top Right:) Blue Edge Glow translucent Acrylic which is Laser Engraved on the 2nd Surface. This material is a good choice for wall plaques and Donor Panels. We can add LED’s to make the engraving pop. (Middle Left:) 1/8″ Thick Black Acrylic w/ CMYK+ww UV Flatbed Print. Printing on Acrylic is our specialty. With our CMYK + white + clear process, we can achieve the finest prints with accurate color and scratch resistant durability. (Middle Right:) 3/8″ Thick Clear Acrylic, Laser Cut and CMYK+ww UV Flatbed Print. This piece uses the same process as the one on the left, only it is printed on the 2nd Surface. We then back the image with white ink for opaqueness. (Bottom Left:) 1/4″ MDF with Maple Veneer on both sides. This piece was laser cut arount the contours and then laser engraved. (Bottom Right:) 1/4″ MDF with Maple Veneer on both sides. This piece was printed with our CMYK+ww UV Flatbed process and then stained dark to achieve contrast.
UV Flatbed Printing Direct on Acrylic is a specialty that we excel in. Image Quality & Accurate Color is what we do best with our in-house flatbed printers. With our proprietary line of inks, we achieve maximum adhesion, durability and color stability when printing on the toughest substrates. We don’t need to use specialty “printer ready” acrylics which cost about 35% higher than standard stock, saving you money. Sheet size capability is oversized 48″ x 96″ Color capability is CMYK+White+Varnish
Check out the amazing gradients we achieve on this direct print laser cut acrylic box! Stunning Image Quality & Accurate Color is what we do best with our in-house flatbed printers. With our proprietary line of inks, we achieve maximum adhesion, durability and color stability when printing on the toughest substrates. We don’t need to use specialty “printer ready” acrylics which cost about 35% higher than standard stock, saving you money. Sheet size capability is oversized 48″ x 96″ Color capability is CMYK+White+Varnish
Laser Cut Components are also key to accuracy. With smooth Laser Cut Edges and accurate glue joints, we achieve the toughest of configurations.
This Acrylic Point-of-Purchase Display shows off our Acrylic Fabricating and UV Flatbed Printing. The inside core of this piece is made from rugged ABS sheet, heat bent and glued. Then the piece is skinned with 1/4″ Clear Plex which is printed on the 2nd Surface.
At LCI we make flatbed UV Prints on Acrylic of up to 50″ x 100″ (an oversized 4′ x 8′ sheet) We print direct onto acrylic substrate with a vibrant color, matching most Pantone Colors. Whether, spot colors, gradients or full color prints, you can be confident we will color match with perfection. Our inks lead the industry for adhesion as well.
These double-sided UV flatbed printed panels are made from .080″ PETG with a .040″ brushed silver laminate piece adhered as a top layer. The piece is also heat bent to fit the top of an LCD panel TV. An example of a point-of-purchase display.
An example of a wide format print on Sintra (expanded PVC) and laser cut to custom contour (click here to read more…)
This piece is an example of wide format prints which are mounted to the 2nd Surface (back side) of clear acrylic panels with an optically clear adhesive. This rich encapsulated look is a sure winner for many projects.