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
Chromaline Screen Print Products offers a variety of water-resistant emulsions for coating screens. These emulsions are designed to make a stencil that lasts when printing with water-based ink. No matter what you are looking for, we have a water-resistant emulsion that will help your screen printing shop save time and money.
CP Tex - Premium Diazo Based Emulsion
CP Tex takes diazo emulsions to the next level. With an enormous window of exposure latitude, CP Tex provides screen printing shops a single emulsion solution when printing with water-based inks. It has medium viscosity, high resolution, and creates a durable stencil that is still reclaimable. Hardeners are not necessary when using CP Tex with water-based inks.
ChromaTech WR - Premium Photopolymer Emulsion
With dual cure technology built into this ready-to-use formula, ChromaTech WR offers superior durability to water-based inks. Reduce your coating time and consume less product with a 1x1 coating. It has a high viscosity and fast exposure with excellent mesh bridging and sharp image quality. Hardeners are not necessary when using ChromaTech WR with water-based inks.
DTS Z1 - Direct To Screen Emulsion
DTS Z1 was originally designed for faster through-cure on Direct To Screen exposure systems, such as those manufactured by SignTronic and CST. It has a medium viscosity with excellent mesh bridging and sharp image quality.
DZ 343 - Economy Diazo Cure Emulsion
Image Mate DZ 343 is our most economical emulsion for water-based printing. It has a medium viscosity with a large window of exposure latitude. Hardeners are not necessary when using DZ 343 with water-based inks.
Contact Chromaline Today
Chromaline sells an entire line of premium emulsions and economy emulsions for high quality stencils. If you have any further questions about screen printing with water-based inks, please contact the team at Chromaline Screen Print Products today or find a distributor in your area.