Plastisol Ink 101 - For Dummies - Screen Print Direct

Plastisol Screen Printing Ink 101

When it comes to screen printing the most commonly used ink is plastisol ink and for good reason. It is very user friendly, has good screen life and has an extremely long shelf life. This ink adheres (sticks) to almost anything that can withstand the curing temperature.

Emulsion Life Span - Screen Print Direct

Emulsion Life Span

For a lot of us screen printers (hobbyist, small shop, etc.) a quart of screen printing emulsion can go a long way. Now we all know that emulsion is one of those products that needs to be used or you will eventually have to dispose of it. In this blog, we dive into some tips and tricks about emulsion life span. 

Screen Mesh 101 - For Dummies - Screen Print Direct

Screen Mesh 101 - For Dummies

Screen mesh is something that is talked about time and time again. A lot of newcomers aren’t sure what to use and normally think what comes in their starter kits is going to cut it. Well, noobs those screens won't! Not all screen printing mesh is the same. The lower the mesh count the more ink will pass through the screen and vice versa. Let's dive in!