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Magnet Stock for Copiers??

  • 1.  Magnet Stock for Copiers??

    Posted 01-22-2019 03:37 PM
    I hear people are printing magnets on copiers.  I need to print 8.5 x11 magnets.

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    Shawn Wylie
    President
    Printing Productions Ink
    Kentwood MI
    (616) 871-9292
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  • 2.  RE: Magnet Stock for Copiers??

    Posted 01-23-2019 07:48 AM
    I'd check with your paper supplier(s) to see what they have available that will work with your machines. I use Lindenmeyr, they carry a few Mohawk magnetic stocks that might work. I know I've printed on 8.5x11 and even stock that has a magnetic business card sized magnet that peels off an 8.5x11 brochure. Both were printed on digital laser printers.

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    Patrick Van Y
    Print Shop Service
    International Minute Press
    Sinking Spring PA
    (610) 670-8500
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  • 3.  RE: Magnet Stock for Copiers??

    Posted 03-19-2019 09:49 AM
    Shawn just checking to see if you made out okay on this, we've done magnet printing on our iGens so I know it can be done. The stock typically comes neutral from a charge and after printing it's run through a magnetizer unit to apply the charge.

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    Joseph DelVecchio
    Manager
    Mercury Print Productions Inc.
    Rochester NY
    (585) 368-5477
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  • 4.  RE: Magnet Stock for Copiers??

    Posted 03-20-2019 08:35 AM
    Some magnet stock will print on copiers. I would check the paper stock to the machines compatibility.
    I’ve experienced no success on my C850.
    Sure it will run through for a couple sheets but there’s no production.
    Laser printers have given me great success printing magnets but the quality was low due to a lower end model printer.

    Check specs for paper, usually found on the manufactures site.
    Order a box and see how well the magnet stock will run prior to making a promise you can’t keep.

    Hope this helps...

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