Jan Lauritzen wrote:
> The P-Touch PC prints
between two layers - It prints on one tape and
> is sealed with a
laminate layer over it. It will not fade. Is this
> true of the laser
printed onto a tape or applique' film. Mine is all
> one step. Do you
have to apply a laminate layer of some sort? If so,
> that would be
another step. Also, do you have to cut it into strips?
As I said, using the applique' is more work and less
Laser printers just put permanent toner on top of permanent
film. I usually give the finished tags a spraying with clear
have not noticed any lifetime difference with the uncoated
It's not much extra work or setup, because I spray the metal
green Krylon before putting on the applique'.
I do not
have to cut up the film, however. My tags are 8 1/2 x 11".
the humor-impaired, I will admit the above is a lie. Each page
laid out and then cut up.
For me the extra work (which I have not done
in a while--I am way behind
in doing tags, but old ones are over a decade
old with no signs of aging
other than gardener abuse) is more than worth
not having yet one more
gizmo in my computer