How does a uv printer print out the varnish effect?

UV printers have the capability to include a varnish in their CMYK line-up. Varnish is clear and shiny in appearance and jetted onto the product just as any other UV ink. When looking at a UV printer, be sure to let your industrial inkjet printer manufacturer that you want CMYK + W + V. Not all machines come standard with white and varnish. 

What is also a misconception is that if you have varnish in your machine, you have to use. UV inkjet printers are advanced in that you can choose to use a varnish over your entire artwork or, just as a spot varnish. 



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