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LED Exposure as seen by Larry Tywater

May 12, 2021

As a Technical Sales Representative for Chromaline, an emulsion manufacturer in the screen print industry, I get a lot of questions about newer LED exposure units. LED units are becoming the latest and greatest technology in screen exposure and there are several companies that are manufacturing them versus the traditional metal halide units. Multiple benefits […]

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Water-Resistant Emulsions for Screen Printing

July 17, 2019

When screen printing with water-based inks, you may notice that your stencil starts to break down over time. The high water content in your water-based ink can cause your stencil to become less crisp over a long run. It is important to use a water-resistant emulsion when coating your screen. Water-Resistant Emulsions for Screen Printing […]

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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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ChromaTech WR: Premium Water-Resistant Emulsion

March 4, 2019

ChromaTech WR is Chromaline’s latest water-resistant pure photopolymer emulsion. It features dual cure technology built into a ready-to-use universal formula, which can be used with both plastisol AND water-based inks. ChromaTech WR is designed for textile screen printing offering superior durability to water based and discharge inks as well as the press cleaning solvents used when […]

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Chromaline: Print With Confidence

January 5, 2019

Chromaline Screen Print Products has a rich history. Our customers and distributors are supported with decades of industry experience. The Chromaline tech reps have a combined total of over 200 years of screen printing experience and are available for hands-on support so that our customers can PRINT WITH CONFIDENCE. Today, Chromaline offers imaging solutions and […]

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Types of Screen Printing Applications

June 17, 2017

Screen printing is a popular method of applying images to substrates, or materials that are printed on. Although textile applications like t-shirts are the most common, screen printing can also be used on circuit boards, wood, glass, metal, ceramic and more. Popular Screen Printing Applications GLASS & CERAMIC Today, screen printing continues to play a […]

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Good Screen, Bad Screen

September 12, 2012

It isn’t really a matter of a good screen going bad, as much as a bad screen being used. Bad screens are just…bad. If allowed onto the press they affect print quality. Print quality is usually broken down into two areas: resolution and ink deposit. However, one area that is over-looked in many shops is […]

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Screen Printing Tools

August 9, 2011

So you got this job that requires a stencil thickness of 10 microns. How do you know if the stencil is going to work? Put your eye as close as possible to it? Scratch it with your fingernail? Just put it on the press an hope for the best? Screen Printing Tools Are Worth The […]