Screen Printing Equipment

Screen printing equipment, below here some tools that you must have before you do your own screen printing. As a hobby or small business.

Screen printing equipment prices is cheap. You can do in your own home as hobby, if you are newbie at printing world, screen printing is a great way to start. You can earn some money from this, because the cheap equipment, but you must have a skill to do that, so before you earn some money from screen printing, you must research how to do that.

Basic t shirt screen printing equipment before you start your first printing is :
  • Image Film
  • Screen
  • Squeegee
  • T shirt Ink
  • Chemical
  • Hair Dryer
  • Screen Printing Table
  • Lamp
  • and Other Additional Items

Image Film for Screen Printing
This image film is different from image film that used for offset printing, the different for dot that film have. Basic print screen you must print that image film by color, for example you can draw france flag with software such as adobe illustrator or corel draw, after that you print it into tracing paper with laser printer by color, France flag have 3 color : red, blue, white. In black t shirt, that mean you must print 3 image film same as the color of that flag. But in white t shirt, you can print 2 color, because you can use that white from t shirt fabric.

Screen for Screen Printing
Some screen use silk and other is a generic type of this use other type of fabric. This is the media that you use to transfers ink into t shirt. Screen is square that have fabric with dotted pattern on it. There is so much size of screen, but screen printing pro favorite size is 30x40 cm and 20x30 cm, you can also order your custom size to screen printing supplier.

This rubber that you use to transfer your ink. This have a wood or steel handle, same function between them, you choose which one you like.

T Shirt Ink
For t shirt printing you need a garment ink, there is so many type of this ink, the popular one is pigment ink and rubber ink. But if you expert, plastisol ink is the favorite by customers today.

Other Chemical
This used for combine with ink, to clean squeegee, to clean screen after use. Ask to your screen printing equipment shop, which one you need.

Hair Dryer, Lamp, Screen Printing Table and Other Additional Items
Hair Dryer is important here, use this to make your screen dry. Screen printing table who have a handle to make your screen "stay in there" . Other Additional Items is anything you need when you working with it.

After this, you can do your home screen printing, Just my 2cents try to find used screen printing equipment for more cheap, after you can do printing with excellent, you can buy your pro screen printing equipment for best result.

Pocket Folder Printing

Pocket Folder Printing. Almost all business or professional need pocket folder as an additional for them. Pocket folder it self, have main function as a document handler. If you come to you client with document, you will need this pocket folder badly.

Linen paper folder, have a standard color in Black, Midnight Blue, Emerald Green and Burgundy. But some printing company also have a custom color for this stuff. Some of them use white linen and block offset printing on it, with different color. Because of that, sometimes there is a different contrast of color from the A Printing company to B Printing company, because they mix the ink by their self.

The standard linen pocket folder, is awesome with hot stamped touch. Feel free to explore more with hot stamp features, you can find your business logo shiny. With gold or silver foil.
Pocket folders it self, have 2 different size by user most common order, that is 9 x 12 inches folders and 9 x 14 inches folders. This is because some people use A4 as their standard paper size and some of other use F4 as standard.

You can also order a custom pocket folder for your business. This will make your brand different with other. You can choose which one paper that fit to you, that reflect what is your business about. You also can print it in full color or custom specialized color. Folders is commonly used by photographers, plumbers, mortgage brokers, contractors, attorney, schools, real estate pro, trade companies, colleges, wedding, businesses.

See the their service before you order your pocket folder online or offline and don't forget to ask them when your folder finished.

Gift Card Printing

Gift Card Printing by your self at home or give your order to printing company. You can find your need of gift card printing to printing company who able to print your gift card as your specification.
Plastic gift card is more popular now, this replace the old fashion paper gift card. There are some printing company who specialized in this things. So never get wrong company for the best result of your gift card. You also can print your gift card online by ordering them to your trusted online printing company and their will send it to your home.
Your customers have come to expect plastic gift cards from you. Better than paper gift certificate, plastic gift cards are the clear choice over traditional paper gift certificates. These gift cards are a reuseable solution to any gift or loyalty program for your business. Money talks, over the past few years consumers gift card sales have skyrocketed! Your customers are looking to purchase your gift cards.

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