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Top 5 Causes of Undercutting When Making a Screen

June 17, 2019

There are many variables that can affect a print’s quality during screen printing. Don’t let a bad stencil be one of them. When talking about screen printing, undercutting refers to the reduction of the size of an image due to light traveling beneath the film positive. Check out these top five screen printing tips for […]

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Aquarius Water-Based Inks & CP Tex

June 12, 2019

Are you a high-production screen printing shop striving to improve your product while maintaining a competitive price? Join industry leader Kevin Kauth, Midwest Technical Sales Representative for Chromaline Screen Print Products, at the SPSI Corporate Office in Maple Grove, MN on June 19-20, 2019 for an informative workshop designed to help your high-production shop produce […]

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Screen Printing Tip: Coating Consumption & Emulsion Usage

June 4, 2019

By Mick Orr, Applications Training Specialist for Chromaline >> Download the article as a pdf Every now and then we get a call from a screen maker who asks how far a gallon of emulsion will go. Good question. The easy answer is, “Until it’s gone.” But, of course, this isn’t the response you would […]

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Win A Battlestar Swag Bag

June 1, 2019

Congratulations to Lynn Thompson from Thompson Gifts & Awards in Cincinnati, Ohio. Lynn was the winner of our May the 4th Be With you Battle of the Emulsions. During the month of May, we asked our customers to join our star fleet as our two top selling emulsions battled it out on our online store. […]

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Meet Our R&D Senior Chemist

May 31, 2019

Chromaline is more than just emulsions and capillary films. We have an entire team dedicated to bringing you the best screen printing products on the market. This month, take a look behind-the-scenes with Aimeé Peterson, Senior Chemist in our R&D department. Aimeé is just one of the many team members who helps to make Chromaline […]

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FESPA 2019 Recap

May 30, 2019

In May, Ken Hegman, Chief Operating Officer, and Aaron Burwell, International Sales Coordinator, headed to Munich, Germany for the FESPA Global Print Expo. FESPA is the leading international exhibition for the specialty print and signage industry. With over 34,000 attendees from 137 countries, FESPA remains a key buying event within the print industry. Over the […]

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Marty Medvetz on The Print Life with Cam Earven

May 28, 2019

Martin Medvetz, Domestic Sales Manager for Chromaline Screen Print Products, sat down with Cam Earven from The Print Life for a Master Class on Emulsion Screen Printing Tips and Tricks. They covered a wide range of topics including how emulsions work, what light source to use for exposing your screens, high density printing, storage conditions […]

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Screen Printing Tip: Degrease Your Screen

May 23, 2019

To ensure the highest stencil quality, you need to start with a screen that is free of grease, oil and dirt. In this post Mick Orr, Technical Guru and Applications Specialist for Chromaline, covers degreasing a screen for screen printing. Degreasing a Screen for Screen Printing ALL screens must be degreased prior to applying emulsion […]

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Choosing an Emulsion System

May 10, 2019

By Mick Orr, Applications Training Specialist for Chromaline >> Download the article as a pdf When it comes to screen printing, there are four types of emulsion systems to choose from: direct emulsions, capillary films, indirect stencils and direct/indirect systems. Which one is right for you? It is time to kick the tires and find […]

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Screen Printing Tip: How To Dry A Screen

April 20, 2019

By Mick Orr, Applications Training Specialist for Chromaline >> Download the article as a pdf Just like baking a cake, drying a screen requires that you follow a specific recipe. Screen drying involves more than just making sure emulsion is dry to the touch. It requires attention to the coating process, understanding of common drying […]