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Old 11-27-2014, 04:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Default White decals vs. Clear Decals

Has anyone used the white decal paper?

I have been trying to do a logo on a black pen body but the clear decals wash out, so I tried to use the white which print nice; however, when I cut them I get a white edge where the scissors cut.

Any thoughts on this?
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The only way I liked the final result is to use white with a round decal, I use a paper punch to get the nice round decal.
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Old 11-28-2014, 06:12 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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I use an exacto knife to trim the white decal paper. I cut on the inside of the printed edge. It helps if you can add a bit of bleed over to the outside of what you're printing.
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Thank you both for your advice.
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