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​The differences in screen printing mesh count?

When looking at screens for screen printing you may notice two different numbers for the same screen. These are UK and US types of measurements. In the UK, the ‘T count’ refers to the number of threads per centimetre. In the US, the number refers to the number of threads per inch. As it’s based on […]

NEW VS. OLD: Screen Cleaning and Diptanks

Screen cleaning has evolved alot over the years..and with the invention of diptanks it has never been easier to clean screens. The old process is still well used today in printshops.. Cleaning using harsh chemicals in a 5-6 step process, However diptanks allow print shops to cut their costs and labour by up to 50% […]

NEW IN FOR FEBRUARY!

New products have been hitting the shelves in February…. Heres the lastest in the NEW IN section SAATI Screen Adhesive                                              Screen adhesive by SAATI – two-component, low-viscosity frame adhesive for High Mesh Tension screens […]

HOW TO USE A DIPTANK AND WHY!

The use of diptanks has grown in popularity over the past few years, and it’s not hard to see why. Time saving, money saving and cleaner! Using a diptank to streamline your screen cleaning process can not only save you up to 60% on chemistry costs, it can also save up to 50% on labour […]

NEW VS. OLD: Exposure units

This month it’s all about Ryonet exposure units! You’ll have noticed over the past 6 months our Ryonet exposure units have all been changed to LED. There are a few reasons for this but the main reason is that the LED is alot more efficient at curing than standard exposure units, resulting in a harder […]

How To Clean Your Screens Using Franmar And Easiway!

Cleaning screens is an everyday job in a print shop, so we know how hard it can be choosing the correct products to do the job as efficiently and quickly as possible. We’ve put together a step by step guide for cleaning with both our Easiway Range and our Franmar Range, To help you pick […]

When to change your exposure blanket

Usually it can be quiet obvious if your exposure blanket has a hole or a rip in the top, But sometimes the hole can be so small that it can’t been seen by the naked eye, Causing many problems.  the two main things to look out for are: 1) Poor exposure. Most people think their […]

New Year Machine Tips!

With the start of the new year, now is a good time for some machine maintenance, not only to keep your machine happy, but to prevent any costly repairs/down-time in the coming year!  we’ve put together a few of our top tips that we recommend doing to keep your machine running smoothly! 1. see when […]

2021 SPW Product Round Up

With 2022 just around the corner, We thought we would put together a blog post reflecting on the last year of new products and even have some of our colleague’s pick their favourites!  At Screen Print World, We are always on the look out for new and exciting products for our screen printing customers. Products […]