What does inkjet hagaki paper mean?

What does inkjet hagaki paper mean?

Though not available on many commercial printers sold in the United States, all inkjet printers produced or marketed in Japan have an option for printing on hagaki inkjet paper. In Japanese, “hagaki” translates literally to “postcard” — hagaki paper, accordingly, is postcard-sized.

What is hagaki setting on a printer?

The Japanese word “hagaki” literally translates as “postcard.” In printing, the term refers explicitly to the Japanese standard postcard size. As a result, all official hagaki prints are measured at 4-by-4 inches. Photo labs in Japan often for brevity will use the moniker “KG” to describe hagaki measurements.

What print size is hagaki?

3.94 x 5.83 inches

Paper Size Width x Height Front Tray
Hagaki 100.0 x 148.0 mm / 3.94 x 5.83 inches O
Hagaki 2 200.0 x 148.0 mm / 7.87 x 5.83 inches O
Art Letter [Margin 35] 215.9 x 279.4 mm / 8.5 x 11 inches O
Art A4 [Margin 35] 210.0 x 297.0 mm / 8.27 x 11.69 inches O

What kind of paper do you need for a inkjet printer?

Paper designed with a glossy surface is ideal for inkjet printers so that microscopic droplets of ink can be deposited on the surface while absorbing the ink. When printed on glossy paper designed for inkjet printers, substandard results can be obtained when printed on laser printers.

What is hagaki in English?

noun. World Loanword Database (WOLD) en postcard.

What is the meaning of hagaki?

“Hagaki” means “postcard” in Japanese. Postcards are especially prolific around the New Year’s season. “Nenga hagaki” are “New Year’s postcards” that Japanese people send to loved ones and acquaintances in the days before New Year.

What is a matte paper?

Matte paper is regular-based paper that’s covered with a thin layer of inkjet receiving coating. This coating means that every drop of ink that comes from the inkjet printer is received properly which makes for an exceptional, professional finish.

What is hagaki size?

100x148mm 3.94 x 5.83 inches
Paper Size List

Paper Size Size
Hagaki 100x148mm 3.94 x 5.83 inches (10.0 x 14.8 cm)
L 89x127mm 3.50 x 5.00 inches (8.9 x 12.7 cm)
2L 127x178mm 5.00 x 7.01 inches (12.7 x 17.8 cm)
4″x6″ 10x15cm 4.00 x 6.00 inches (10.16 x 15.24 cm)

What does 2L portrait mean?

2L 127x178mm. 5.00 x 7.01 inches (12.7 x 17.8 cm) 4″x6″ 10x15cm. 4.00 x 6.00 inches (10.16 x 15.24 cm)

How to seal inkjet paper?

Hold spray can 10 to 12 inches away from printed artwork.

  • Use very light layers and allow up to 3 – 5 minutes of drying time between each layer.
  • Special care is needed to make sure that the first 3 to 5 layers are very light to prevent the coating material from beading up.
  • Build up layers until the coated surface looks even with sufficient gloss.
  • How to use inkjet light heat transfer paper?

    Trimming Your Image The paper has a transparent polymer background.

  • Pressure Settings To ensure that the coating has properly fused with the fabric,we recommend using maximum pressure.
  • Peeling This paper is to be peeled hot to warm.
  • Wash Instructions Wait 24 hours before washing.
  • What inkjet papers can be recycled?

    – Reduce – Recycle – Paper

    What size is hagaki?

    Strictly speaking, Hagaki paper is a postcard-sized paper that measures 4 inches by 4 inches. However, the Hagaki print setting on some printers is equivalent to the Japanese postcard size, which measures 3.94 inches by 5.83 inches. The Japanese word “hagaki” means “postcard” in English. It strictly refers to a square print of 4 inches.