Category: Screen Printing Technique

7 Tips for Printing on Sweatshirts

7 Tips for Printing on Sweatshirts  Black Ink Screen printing on sweatshirts tends to be more difficult than printing on t-shirts. Printing on both sweatshirts and sweatpants provides different screen printing techniques.  Tip #1: More adhesive than usual to hold the garment in place is necessary. Failure to have enough will cause the garment to lift. The […]

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Top 10 Prints of Fall

Top 10 Prints of Fall Do you have any problems printing on heat sensitive fabrics? Look no further than low temperature ink. You can print on all fabrics with our one formula. Below are our top 10 prints of FALL! We love how each item turned out. We used our low cure ink for each […]

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Tips for Preventing Scorching

Every screen printer knows that screen printing requires heat to create a print that fully adheres to your substrate. Regular plastisol ink cures at a higher dryer temperature causing brown or scorch marks on synthetic substrates. This destroys the quality of the print. These tips will prevent scorch marks on your final products. #1: Know […]

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7 Fabrics Low Cure Ink Adheres to

7 Fabrics Low Cure Ink Adheres to Why use low cure biodegradable white ink? Fusion 180 ink adds miraculous Bio Base to the entire ink system. Bio Base makes the ink biodegradable and soft, improving viscosity. Fusion 180 ink with Bio Base remains low cure stays soft longer and flows beautifully through fine meshes without sacrificing coverage. […]

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5 Tips for Screen Printing on Tote Bags with Low Cure Biodegradable Ink

Tote bags make for a perfect opportunity for businesses to promote their company simply by adding their logo to the item. The best way to screen-print tote bags are with low cure biodegradable ink. Printing tote bags is different than printing shirts. You have to remember the screen is inverted and the logo should face […]

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5 Best Low Cure White Screen Prints of All Time

Fusion 180° is the ink of the future. Our dream was to create a extreme low temperature ink that will change screen printing for everyone in the industry and that is exactly what we accomplished with dedication and determination. Do you run into problems when printing on heat sensitive materials? Do you want to save […]

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Dehazing Screens 101

What is Dehazing Screens? Removing the stain or “ghost image” present post printing within the screen mesh is also known as dehazing your screens. This stain in the mesh needs to be dehazed, as it would help prepare to register your screens on press for the next job. What Causes Ghost Stains in Your Screen […]

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Tips for Screen Printing with Metallic Low Cure Ink

TIPS FOR SCREEN PRINTING WITH METALLIC LOW CURE INK! Our foil grade metallic ink comes in handy for a shiny and bright print. The ink contains actual metallic flakes that are added within the ink, creating a metallic look to your print. We have two options available either metallic gold or silver. The below print […]

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Finding the Right Exposure Time

Finding the Right Exposure Time Background: Exposure times will vary depending on multiple factors. These factors include the amount of emulsion that is coated onto our screens, the age of our exposure bulb, as well as the mesh that we use. Lastly, the time will also depend upon the wattage of our unit. The key […]

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11 Tips for the Care and Handling of Screens

11 Tips for the Care and Handling of Screens Taking care of your screens is simple by following our eleven simple tips. Additional care is necessary between degreasing to when we expose the screens. Screens tend to attract dust as well as other contaminants when they are wet. These contaminants then can create pinholes when […]

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