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DTG Essentials

  1. MODULE 1: INTRODUCTION TO EQUIPMENT + SOFTWARE
    LESSON 101.1: Epson F2100 DTG hardware components and Head Cleaning Kit
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  2. LESSON 101.2: Protocol and time expectations to start, provide routine maintenance to, and shut down an Epson F2100 DTG
  3. LESSON 101.3: Ideal file requirements to print DTG and how to check if a file meets them
  4. LESSON 101.4: Process to set up a design on Garment Creator software and print on a garment
  5. LESSON 101.5: Use of heat press machine to dry a print
  6. MODULE 101_L (LAB): Review online lessons (101.1-101.5) and practice printing
  7. MODULE 2: PRE-TREATMENT + DIFFERENT FILE SETUPS
    LESSON 102.1: Pearl PTM Pretreat hardware components
  8. LESSON 102.2: Protocol and time expectations to start, provide routine maintenance to, set up presets and shut down a Pearl PTM Pretreat machine
  9. LESSON 102.3: Fabric type requirements and limitations to print on DTG
  10. LESSON 102.4: File requirements and print settings for different designs and adjusting files for dark garments
  11. MODULE 102_L (LAB): Review online lessons (102.1-102.5) and practice pre-treating and printing over dark background
  12. MODULE 3: DETAIL-ORIENTED PRINTING CAPABILITIES
    LESSON 103.1: Common print placement areas, how to measure/size them for optimum results
  13. LESSON 103.2: Different platens and uses
  14. LESSON 103.3: Process to print photo realistic images
  15. MODULE 103-L (LAB): Review online lessons (103.1-102.3) and practice
  16. MODULE 4: MAXIMIZING THE USE OF A DTG PRINTER
    LESSON 104.1: Creative solutions to maximize printing outcomes
  17. LESSON 104.2: DTG Pricing guidelines
  18. LESSON 104.3: Improvising to print on different garment types
  19. MODULE 104-L (LAB): Review online lessons (104.1-102.3) and practice

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  • Riich Sanchez
  • STACEY NGETICH
  • Ari Watson
  • Jordan Crump
  • Zion Brooks
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LESSON 101.3: Ideal file requirements to print DTG and how to check if a file meets them

Overview of different file types, importance of good resolution and a step-by-step guide to check file information and tips to adjust file settings to meet minimum requirements