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Print graphic larger than the paper

Postby Searchman » Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:36 pm

How to print an image that is to large for a standard 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper?

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Re: Print graphic larger than the paper

Postby WyoGreen » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:36 pm

Some printer drivers will break the image up and print on multiple pages. Otherwise, I suppose you could split it up in your graphics program into smaller chunks and save each chunk by itself.
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Re: Print graphic larger than the paper

Postby SegoMan DeSigns » Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:16 pm

How big are you talking about? You could try Kinkos or other print shops. A blue-print shop could do it too.

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Re: Print graphic larger than the paper

Postby WyoGreen » Sat Sep 22, 2018 11:41 am

Another option I just thought of is to mount a pen/marker or whatever on your CNC table and use the table as a plotter on a large sheet of paper. Just make a floating pen holder and mount it in your torch holder.

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