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Resizing or Cutting Down Rolls with a Table Top Slitter

When we convert rolls for our customers we only use our large slitters that cut through the entire roll.  However, for in house jobs that require only a short run of material we use the machine pictured below.  This method … Continue reading

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How We Cut Down or Resize a Roll of Sign Vinyl / Tape

Rolls of standard sign vinyl or reflective tape can be “cleanly” cut down, resized or converted to different sizes in two ways.  One way is by using a rewind slitter and the other is by using a baloney slitter or roll slitter.  … Continue reading

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Removing Mottling Streaks from Black Vinyl Rolls using Heat (Mottled Blotchy Splotchy)

Vinyl Graphics rolls often arrive at your shop or location blotchy, streaked or mottled.  Here is what has happened.  Sign vinyl has an adhesive coating which is protected by a paper backing.  When vinyl is rolled up, the face or … Continue reading

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Roll Slitting Cutting Videos

Our roll converting department specializes in small converting jobs.  There are no minimum job requirements.  We can slit all types of materials, however,  it is recommended that you call in advance to discuss the job so that we can confirm … Continue reading

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Roll Cutting / Slitting Picture Gallery

Included below are pictures of some of the rolls we convert.  As you can see we can convert most rolls as long as they are less than 7.5″ in diameter and less than 36″ in width.  We can slit rolls … Continue reading

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