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screen printing

[′skrēn ′print·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
A printing method in which ink is forced by a squeegee through the open areas of a resist-imaged screen (silk, nylon, or metal) onto a substrate (paper, fabric, and so on). Also known as serigraphy; silk-screen printing.
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The advanced screen-printing process has another choice to generate printed via holes for double sided and multilayer flexible circuits, as shown in FIGURE 4 and FIGURE 5.
Distributes pad-printing, screen-printing and digital label-printing equipment.
Coastal Printworks provides museum-quality T-shirt screen-printing, Direct to Garment digital T-shirt printing, and embroidery across a wide array of products and categories, with thousands of imprintable promotional products available.
Watching a commercial screen-printing operation is not unlike seeing a busy bottler at work: It's highly automated with skilled workers operating complex, precise machinery to apply the ink.
Good adhesion to uv, solvent, and aqueous screen-printing inks and well as offset inks.
Standard and custom designed precision screen-printing, hot-stamping, and uv-curing equipment.
Produces screen-printing equipment, including high-speed universal screen printers and lower-cost, cylinder-only models.
HIX-Freedom graphic screen-printing machines for production printing of various plastic products have adjustable printtable height, which allows for printing thin sheet materials and thicker dimensional parts up to 6 in.
Supplies uv screen-printing inks and screens; pads, plates, and doctor blades for transfer pad printing; and complete line of pad-printing inks and sol vents.
GE has been working on in-mold decoration (IMD) technology at a new screen-printing lab at its Plastics Processing Development Center and recently published a 25-page technical guide, In-Mold Films: A Guide for Designing, Forming and Molding with Screen-Printed Lexan Films.
is introducing 12-color mixing systems for pad- and screen-printing inks to facilitate mixing of custom colors in house.