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The Risk Of Using Bad Quality Thermal Paper

As we all know, thermal printer heads is very sensitive, then thermal paper can be printed easily, but it also means it’s quite fastidious to the thermal paper that printed on it. Thermal paper has three layers, first layer is based coating, because thermal paper is a kind of coating paper, the base paper is normally light weight woodfree paper, and surface is a little bit rough, so base coating is to make the woodfree paper surface as smooth as [...]

How to solve a faded thermal paper receipt?

Receipt printed on thermal paper can be kept for a long time is store properly. Thermal paper produces its own image through a chemical coating that, when exposed to heat, transfers an image or text. The chemical coating that produced the image degenerates over time, but when exposed to water, ultraviolet rays, solvents, oils and adhesives, alochol etc, or once the paper is damaged then the text will be faded quickly,  it can be very difficult to get it [...]

The Ways of Testing Thermal Paper Quality

 Before we talk about the thermal paper quality we need to know how is produced and what factors will influence its quality: Basic thermal paper, a layered composite of base paper, thermal coating, and protective coating, is produced by several manufacturers and is subsequently reprocessed by many different suppliers for use in various recording devices. Reprocessing includes adding artwork, cutting and trimming, rolling or folding, perforating, or otherwise reworking the basic paper. Although most paper manufacturers rigorously test their [...]

How To Stock Printed Thermal Paper Rolls?

 You may need a receipt of your previous purchase to keep records of your ongoing project. Usually the machine generated receipts are of thermal papers. You may not get the information or the information may be faded on the paper. This may happened to those thermal papers which are of poor quality. To write on the thermal paper, ink cartridges or ribbons are not used; a heat generating head creates the darken characters on the paper with the help [...]

Pre-Printed Paper Rolls From Greatshine Paper

Greatshine Paper offer custom preprinted paper rolls for all types of receipts include custom printed thermal paper rolls, custom printed  bond paper rolls, and custom printed 2-ply/3-ply carbonless paper rolls. You can design the printing and goes on each roll and this preprinting can be on thermal paper rolls or bond rolls based on your requirements. Custom text and your logo are just some of the preprinting on paper rolls that we offer to produce a custom looking receipt. You [...]

POS Rolls Sizes From America and Latin America Market

As we all know the requirements from different markets are different, here below greatshine Paper would like to supply the most popular sizes from America and Latin America by our experience: For thermal POS rolls, The America and Latin America normally use paper rolls by width*length, so for these market, we normally use 52gsm thermal or 55gsm thermal paper, for some other suppliers they even use 48gsm thermal paper, but we don’t advise 48gsm thermal paper, as the base paper [...]

Thermal Paper Image Fading Reasons

There are a few reasons why images fade on thermal paper. The usage of a dye and a type of co-reactant technology is sensitive to ultraviolet lighting. The rate of fading and the degree in which it fades can depend on the kind of light it’s being exposed to, for instance, office lighting would take longer to cause thermal paper to fade whereas direct ultraviolet rays can cause fading rather quickly. Also, it depends on how the image on [...]