Plastisol Ink Tips - Reduce Plastisol Ink

8 Ways to Reduce Plastisol Ink build up

Use these 8 tips in order to get the most out of Multi-Tech’s screen printing plastisol inks and reduce plastisol ink build up.

  • Wipe Multi-Techs Thinner PL sparingly on the underside of the screen.
  • Print with properly tensioned screens. High – tension stretch with as fine a mesh as possible (monofilament).
  • Reduce off-contact and squeegee pressure.
  • Use sharp, hard squeegee (70- Durometer) with reduced angle.
  • Reduce ink viscosity with Multi-Techs Thinner DT and/or MSB-100 Clear/ Soft – Hand Extender.
  • Add Multi-Tech thickener paste, 1% – 3%.
  • Adjust squeegee speed.
  • Avoid overlapping color on color. But – register your artwork when possible.

Lawson Screen and Digital’s eStore is equipped with an array of plastisol ink tools to aid you in your shop.

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