Screen Printing

A growing trend in the printwear industry

As you may know Dave Roper is all about being eco-friendly. However, what you may not know is that all of its Amex inks and emulsions are also vegan friendly. The product line Dave Roper provides consists of multiple colours (plastisol and water-based) and three various emulsions, which are all …

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A new silicone ink system

If you screen print athletic uniforms and other sports and performance wear, the new range of silicone ink from Lancer could be your ideal partner. The STI Silicone Ink System offers a completely PVC-free and phthalate-free solution while offering very high stretch and opacity along with a smooth hand feel …

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Wow with wet on wet printing

Virus has developed a range of water-based ink that utilise WOW technology, making wet on wet printing a possibility. In July, at M&R’s headquarters, a team of virus technicians tested the wet on wet (four colour separation and spot colour) technique live in front of 150 printers, dealers and leaders …

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Nazdar releases new CARE118 UV flattening paste

Nazdar Ink Technologies has developed a new flattening paste for screen printing inks, CARE118, formulated with newly available raw ingredients to provide a white, less amber appearance and more concentrated flattening ability. Terry Kimrey, Nazdar’s market analyst, said: “CARE118 has many improvements that are practical and time-saving. Flattening powders can …

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Achieve the best possible results with Easiway

Reclaiming a screen is an art, striping the stencil and emulsion in order to create a fresh new design and start the printing process again without using an extra screen can be tricky. Dave Roper stocks a vast selection of screen cleaning and reclamation equipment and products for this process …

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PolyOne launches Wilflex universal white ink for textile screen printing

PolyOne has unveiled the Wilflex EPIC Single LC White, a new, white ink that is universally compatible with both polyester and cotton fabrics. Featuring excellent opacity and low-temperature (260-280°F, 127-138°C) cure bleed resistance, EPIC Single LC White can also help avoid ghosting on cotton substrates when hot stacking garments. Screen …

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Two gas dryers from Tesoma

The Mini and the Drylight are two of Tesoma’s gas dryers that are stocked by MHM Direct GB in the UK. The Mini is the most space effective model among Tesoma’s conveyor belt dryers. Due to its versatility and moveability it finds its place almost everywhere and you can achieve …

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A hybrid DTG and screen printing system

M&R’s Digital Squeegee excels in high-speed short runs with many colors and demanding requirements. The printer powers 21,248 nozzles in eight industrial-strength printheads capable of firing up to 30,000 times per second. In less than five seconds, a Digital Squeegee can print a full-size 40.6×50.8cm (16x20in) digital image in one …

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Offering everything a screen printer needs

Established for over 13 years, the Pyramid Screen Products and Pyramid Textile group is considered the number one choice of supplier to the textile and garment decoration printers. A wealth of knowledge from stencil making and colour matching, through to print, Pyramid offers the complete solution for your every need. …

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