Term of the Week

The Term of the Week is a weekly feature where A&E turns to industry experts to define common tools, processes, language, etc. used in the awards, engraving, and personalization industry, including terminology within the business realm. Contact A&E's digital content editor, Julia Schroeder, if you're interested in contributing and for an opportunity to be featured in our daily eNewsletter. 

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What does weeding have to do with heat-applied graphics?
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Do you know what the depth nose is on your engraving machine?
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How does abrasive contribute to the sandcarving process?
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What are the specifications of a flatbed laser?
perpetual plaque award names nameplate engraving
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What makes this type of plaque perpetual?
heat transfer printing apparel garments sublimation heat press decoration
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What is scorching and why should it be avoided?
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Which methods are most often used to produce this type of patch?
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How does vector engraving and cutting work with a laser?
IKONICS Imaging sandcarving cabinet system arm holes abrasive
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What does a sandcarving cabinet consist of?
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How is this accessory used in the sandcarving process?

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