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Epson XP 446 (CMYK) - Switch to DTG inks?

 
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Old February 22nd, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 2:52:05 PM -   #1 (permalink)
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Question Epson XP 446 (CMYK) - Switch to DTG inks?

I only print on actual 8.5" x 11" Fabric - so I do not see the need for a textile printer that is specialized for tshirts - when my fabric will feed into a regular printer just fine.. I sell custom cotton labels to quilters and such who apply it on the heirlooms. Yes, I know they sell printable fabric - but it is insanely expensive when you selling a bunch - it eats the profit. So I have started using epson (dura brite) inks and it does work and doens't wash out - but the colors are very dark and lifeless.

Has anyone switched the original inks with refillable cartridges of DTG inks.. I was looking specifically at Dupont and wondering if this was possible. I would get so much more ink for the price I am paying for Epson Dura Brite..

Use Dupont DTG ink inside Epson XP 446?
 
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Default Re: Epson XP 446 (CMYK) - Switch to DTG inks?

Don't know much about your printer, but there is an ink specifically for Epson print heads. Check out Image Armor E-Series (E for Epson) ink. It has good color vibrancy and we like it for our epson based dtg printer.
 






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