What is dye sublimation metal?


What is dye sublimation metal?

Sublimation onto aluminum, (also know as metal print), is a process of infusing dyes into a sheet of pre-treated aluminum via heat transfer. Sublimation is the process of going from a solid to a gas, back to a solid – skipping the liquid state.

How long will metal prints last?

Classic Metal Prints Under normal conditions with some sunlight, these metal prints will not fade for over 200 years. If you displayed them outdoors and exposed to constant direct sunlight, they’ve been tested to last two years without fading, which is still a very long time compared to other types of art!

What is ChromaLuxe aluminum?

ChromaLuxe metal prints are lightweight, durable, made with recycled material and 100% recyclable. Because images are infused directly into specially coated aluminum, ChromaLuxe metal prints offer unsurpassed color vibrancy, exceptional detail and color resolution and will not fade in indirect sunlight.

What is ChromaLuxe technology?

ChromaLuxe is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-definition sublimated photo panels. The combination of colour brilliance and superior durability gives ChromaLuxe the edge when it comes to image reproduction, helping you to create displays which have a lasting impact.

Can you use sublimation on metal?

First, as with any sublimation material, the metal you use for sublimation needs to have a polyester coating. If you are new to sublimating on metal, keep in mind that metal is forgiving and doesn’t break. It’s a great material to work with to provide a unique look and feel for your customers.

Do metal prints look good?

Metal Prints are all about vibrant colors and deep contrast. Soft subtle images generally don’t work as well on this media. The high contrast makes any image look bolder and its inherent sharpness brings out detail incredibly well.

Are metal prints waterproof?

Custom metal prints are durable, scratch-resistant, and waterproof, making them the perfect piece to be hung anywhere. Printing photos on a metal piece will give your photo a striking industrial, modern touch to your walls and they do not require frames.

What is Chroma Lux?

CHROMA Luxe is the most advanced version of CHROMA embroidery design software. CHROMA Luxe allows you to create advanced digitized designs quickly and easily.

What is an HD metal print?

The HD Metal Print is an especially durable premium product. Due to its low weight, the HD Metal Print is also ideal for large formats. It is weather- and water- resistant, making it suited for outdoor display. Using a state-of-the-art printing technique, the pigments are permanently bonded to coating of the aluminium.

What is ChromaLuxe made of?

ChromaLuxe aluminium is made of aluminium only. In popular language, a photograph on aluminium often refers to a photo on Dibond. However, Dibond consists of three layers, in which the intermediate layer is made of black plastic. The aluminium is treated against rust and has a coating layer on the front.

Where is ChromaLuxe made?

A Global Company. With our worldwide reach, we’re able to offer an unrivaled customer experience on six continents, while all our coatings and substrates are manufactured in America. In Australia and Asia: 43 Boronga Ave.