Sawgrass SG1000 Dye Sublimation Printer allows you to print your own custom dye sublimation transfers! This printer is your desktop printer equivalent for your dye sublimation projects. The SG1000 printer prints vibrant colors onto the paper that allow it to be transferred onto dye sublimation ready blanks and garments. The SG1000 allows you to print faster and save ink while being space efficient. You can print onto media that is up to 11" x 17". This allows you to get a larger print with a smaller printer. At Heat Transfer Warehouse, we have bundles that include everything you need to get started. The bundles include the Sawgrass Virtuoso SG1000 printer, a full set of CMYK inks, and WALASub Paper to get you started!
What is the difference between the SG500 and SG1000?
The Sawgrass SG500 can print from 8.5x11 or 8.5x14 paper and the Sawgrass SG1000 can print 11x17 and 13x19 paper.
What are the advantages of getting the SG1000?
The advantages of the Sawgrass SG1000 printer is larger paper, larger transfers, and more cost effective printing.
Can I use the bypass tray with the SG1000?
Yes, the bypass tray can be used with the SG1000 printer and the 13x19 paper.
Difference between the inks in the EasySubli Bungles and the SubliJet?
EasySubli inks are optimized for use with Siser EasySubli. Sublijet inks are optimized for the highest quality prints for sublimation directly to polyester.
Why are the ink levels not 100% on my new printer?
The printer needs to fill its print lines with inks before it can start printing.
How many prints can I get out of my ink cartridges?
Since everyone doesn't print the same images because of this estimating the number of prints that can be achieved on a single set of cartridges is not possible
Do I need to leave my printer powered on? Why?
When the printer is powered off the printer won't be able to run automatic maintenance cycles. these cycles are important to keep your printer in the best condition and to prevent clogging within the printer lines.
What materials can I press with my printer?
You can use TexPrint-Sawgrass Sublimation Paper, TexPrintDT Light Epson Sublimation Paper, WALASub Paper, and Siser EasySubli Sheets to press onto white and light colored polyester garments.
How do I contact Sawgrass if my printer is experiencing issues?
You can contact and file a ticket with Sawgrass on their website https://www.sawgrassink.com/.
Is there a way to get more vibrant prints?
Yes, there are two ways of doing this. You can increase the saturation of your artwork in the design software you created it in. Another way of increasing the vibrancy of images printed is in the Sawgrass Print Manager. Before you click the print button you will be able to manage the saturation levels of the image you are about to print. Adjust this to what you would like it to be and the click print.