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Tips for Preventing Scorching

Every screen printer knows that screen-printing requires heat in order 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. Know […]

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5 Tips for Creating Quality Artwork for Screen Printing

Artwork is one of the most important factors of screen-printing. In order to create breathtaking prints that your customers will love use high quality art. Misprints can occur, even at experienced shops, however there are ways to avoid them with high resolution art to keep your prints crisp and clear. Tip #1: Make Clear Guidelines […]

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Top 25 Fusion 180° Ink Crisp and Clear Prints of 2017

Fusion 180° Ink prints are bright, crisp, and clear on all fabrics including heat sensitive materials. The low cure temperature enables you to print on non woven bags and nylon bags without shrinking, melting, or distorting the fabric. Listed are the BEST Fusion 180° prints in 2017 on various fabrics. Bengal Tiger. The bengal tiger detailed […]

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Tips for Printing on Tri-Blend Garments

Introduction Printing on a tri-blend shirt can bring difficulties for any screen printer. Screen printers need to know how to print on this substrate, as they are becoming a popular item in the fashion industry. Following our guide will enable you to print on a tri-blend without running into any challenges. The Basics Tri-blend t-shirts […]

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4 Reasons You Should to Fusion 180° Ink and Go Green

Fusion 180° Ink and our Multi-purpose cleaner are both environmentally friendly products. Our ink is eco-friendly due to the inks extremely low cure temperature.  Save Energy. Lowering the temperature of your dryer to 240°F will not only save energy and consumption throughout the industry, but will also reduce emissions.  Save Money. Your energy bill will be reduced […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA 101- Download Your Content Calendar

Developing a social media presence is vital for any business in order to build long term relationships, brand awareness, and generate revenue. What is Social Media? Social Media is a way for people to communicate online. Social Media Statistics: 1. 1.19 Billion Active Users Monthly on Facebook. (Source) 2. Twitter is adding 300k users per day […]

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Tips for Selecting the Right Garment

There are a countless amount of garment options to choose from. You can find the right attire for your next screen print project by following our simple tips. Material. Fabric is the defining factor for every garment. The material can be determined by the feel, durability, and thickness. Shirts with higher thread counts are often softer. […]

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Tips for Targeting the High School and College Market to Expand Your Business

High Schools, colleges and universities are prospects for screen printers. The need is clear for printed apparel and beyond. Research will enable you to target the massive college market and grow your screen-printing business. Students, parents, grandparents, and alumni are always looking for ways to show their school spirit. 1. ​Identify. Most people think they only want a garment with […]

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5 Tips for Staying on Schedule at Your Screen Print Shop

Customers want their orders completed on time and looking amazing. In order to keep customers satisfied meeting deadlines is essential. At any busy shop stress can takeover and finishing orders on schedule may become overwhelming. These tips will help keep your business on the right track. Be Honest. Knowing your business’s production capabilities and understanding […]

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How Switching to Fusion 180° Pigment Concentrate Matching System will Save you Money

Background. Our pigment based matching system is easy to use, as we have simple formulas that contain approximately 90% base and 10% pigment concentrate. Save money and switch from the Wilflex Matching System to our Pigment Concentrate Matching System. Wilflex Matching System: The system contains 16 different components. The experienced volume printer would run out of […]

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