Getting Started with DTG Printing
There are 3 important factors to consider when getting started with a DTG.
Direct-to-Garment (DTG) printing is ideal for all-over prints on cotton garments. Determine if you will be printing on white/light-colored
To get an idea of when you can start making a return on your investment, use the DTG ROI Calculator.
Stahls' recommends the Epson® F2000 SureColor® White version printer, which allows for printing on both dark and light-coloured garments.
In addition to a DTG printer, there are 2 other pieces of equipment that are needed to complete the DTG process:
- Pre-treatment machine (dark garments only)
- Heat press machine
|DTG Equipment Recommendation Based on Volume:|
|Low (Up to 50 Pieces Per Month)||Medium (51 to 150 Pieces per Month)||High (Volume 151+ Pieces Per Month)|
|DTG Printer||Epson SureColor||Epson SureColor||Epson SureColor|
|Pre-Treatment Machine||ViperONE||Viper™ XPT-6000||Viper™ XPT-6000|
|Heat Press||Auto Clam 16 x 20||Auto Clam 16 x 20||Dual Air Fusion™|
|RIP Software||Garment Creator||Stahls' ImageWorx®||Stahls' ImageWorx®|
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