Peter Sockett
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CorelDraw X6 Custom Spot Colors

Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter Sockett Oct 1, 2012. 4 Replies

I downloaded the X6 Trial and I'm having some color difficulties. In X5 I created a bunch of custom spot colors to match to Stahl's thermofilm colors. Now on X6 when I export a file using these spot…Continue

Maintenance and Usage Reports

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven Jackson - Admin Apr 19, 2012. 1 Reply

We are selling our SP-300i printer that is a couple of years old. Are the Maintenance and Usage reports something that I can access. I have had a couple of people ask how many hours of usage the…Continue

SP-300i For Sale - PRICE DROP

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lynn Snell Apr 20, 2012. 4 Replies

I have a used SP-300i for sale in Milwaukee, WI. It was originally installed in January of 2010. I was used quite a bit in 2010 but hasn't seen much use recently. I have kept up with a regular…Continue

Color Issues

Started this discussion. Last reply by Butch Oct 25, 2011. 17 Replies

I am having a big issue printing yellows the last week or so. They start out very green and then slowly fad to yellow after about 8-10 inches of material. Yesterday I cleaned my VS300 and the head…Continue

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Peter Sockett replied to Blaine Jackett's discussion soccer number font
"A very wise man (That may or may not be associated with this site) once told me of the importance of password protecting your pdf's, this is a prime example of why. Save file and open page 1 in Corel or…"
Aug 19
Peter Sockett replied to Eric Adler's discussion Looking for Heat Transfer Film that has a screenprinted feel
"When we need a nicer feel we either go with sport film lite or we use the Super Film as the CCH2O. If you heat the Super Film up to 400° and peel it while hot only the colored glue residue is left behind. The look can be manipulated by how much…"
Aug 1
Peter Sockett replied to Jeff Norvesh's discussion Versaworks not recognizing Cut Lines
"It does work but transparencies mess with the cut line so there is an extra step during the saving process. when you start to save as eps you will see a warning box. When this box appears you know you will need to complete the following steps to…"
Jul 17
Peter Sockett replied to Vann Stockwell's discussion Roland Cutstudio Plugin Illustrator 2014
"It's the same for Corel X7 too, with the newest version of the CutStudio button it does nothing when you click it. I think it just takes them a while to update the plugin when the new software versions come out. I have just been cutting through…"
Jul 3
Peter Sockett replied to David Rapoport's discussion Print/Cut Paperboard Comps on VS-300?
"We do this for promotional tags on some of our apparel, to hang from the hanger in front of the apparel. I use a heavy glossy paper, but you have to use the glossy(or Matte) calendared vinyl profile or it won't let you cut. I use a perfcut for…"
Jun 30
Peter Sockett replied to Thomas Yarborough's discussion orange coming out red
"What are you using for a color? If it came off of your Versaworks wall chart it, if not you may be using the wrong profile. If it's a Pantone color it may not be a color that can be replicated, you would need to look at the File Format tab of…"
Jun 25
Peter Sockett replied to Thomas Yarborough's discussion Creating Perforated Cut Line
"Make sure that when you create the color you change it from a process color to a spot color. I would add that color to a pallette so you don't have to keep making it once you have it working."
May 27
Peter Sockett replied to Thomas Yarborough's discussion VersaCamm class
"I was there as well and I have to agree. I have been using various Versacamms for over 4 years and I still learned more than I could have imagined. After going through various install training we still had a lot to learn from Steven, many things we…"
May 20
Peter Sockett liked Thomas Yarborough's discussion VersaCamm class
May 20
Peter Sockett replied to paul beedham's discussion eps or ai file help
"If you don't need a cutline, you can just print the jpg. The only reason you would need to trace is to get the cut line and even then you would still print the jpg of the can, not the trace results. You can print bitmap images just fine as long…"
May 13
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Versacamm hands on 2 day workshop - May 2014 - Atlanta GA at Unique Impressions, Marietta Georgia

May 16, 2014 at 9am to May 17, 2014 at 5pm
VersaCAMM hands on workshop for all user levels. This workshop covers everything form the basics on artwork to production and continues the with hands on projects in the afternoon. Students will complete a variety of projects including; garments, banners, window applications decals and much more. To sign up for the class, please sign in here and then send your request to steven@imprintables.com. You are NOT registered until you have completed the form that will be emailed to you and a…See More
May 1
Peter Sockett replied to Dennis Dunning's discussion EcoPrint vs QuickPrint colorfast
"A picture doesn't show the true difference between the 2 but the color is now closer to the Pantone than what we have been printing on ColorPrint Plus or EcoPrint. The deeper reds like 187c and PR43K also look much better with the new profile.…"
Apr 18
Peter Sockett replied to Dennis Dunning's discussion EcoPrint vs QuickPrint colorfast
"Works like a charm, much improved. Thank you."
Apr 18
Peter Sockett replied to Dennis Dunning's discussion EcoPrint vs QuickPrint colorfast
"Especially if you print right to the cut line, the material tends to pull up as your weeding. It's very manageable if you slow down a bit but with colorprint plus, ecoPrint, or Quickprint I could just peel one whole sheet in a matter of seconds…"
Apr 16
Peter Sockett replied to Dennis Dunning's discussion EcoPrint vs QuickPrint colorfast
"That looks really good, I'll have to give it a try in the morning. I have Metallic though not white, will this still work?"
Apr 16
Peter Sockett replied to Dennis Dunning's discussion EcoPrint vs QuickPrint colorfast
"On ColorPrint plus I can match this color near exact every time. I guess I have just been spoiled on that combo."
Apr 16

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At 2:26pm on December 16, 2009, Steven Jackson said…
Peter,
Welcome to MyVersacamm! I hope that you find some useful information in one of our forums or on one of the blogs. Please let me know if there are any questions that I can help answer for you.

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