IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White - Page 2 - T-Shirt Forums
 

Hi, Unregistered. | Today's Posts

T-Shirt Forums
User Name
Password

Register Today For Free!

Forgot Your Password?





Site Navigation








+   T-Shirt Forums > T-Shirt Industry Information > Screen Printing > Plastisol Ink Screen Printing
Discuss the different plastisol screen printing inks and curing methods on the market. Share tips on getting the best results with the different ink manufacturers.



IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

 
Share This Thread Thread Tools
Old May 26th, 2009 May 26, 2009 4:06:21 AM -   #16 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Master

jmlampert23's Avatar
 
You can call me: Jamie
Member Since: Nov 2008
Location: BOSTON
Posts: 436
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 9
Thanked 44 Times in 42 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

use either wilflex buffalo white or rutlands cotton white
__________________
~Jamie~
www.toddssportinggoods.com
 
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old May 26th, 2009 May 26, 2009 9:08:14 AM -   #17 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Ninja


Tj Ryonet Tech's Avatar
 
You can call me: Ryonet Support
Member Since: Jul 2008
Location: Vancouver, WA
Posts: 903
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 5
Thanked 216 Times in 161 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

The Ryonet white is a matte white ink.
__________________
TJ Stepper www.screenprinting.com
HELP? www.support.screenprinting.com
 
Old May 26th, 2009 May 26, 2009 9:53:35 AM -   #18 (permalink)
Senior Member
Certified T-Shirt Junkie


InkedApparel's Avatar
 
You can call me: Inked
Member Since: Mar 2009
Location: SouthWest Florida
Posts: 1,949
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 146
Thanked 278 Times in 241 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

the Ryonet white isnt shiny..so I would say its a matte......I use it and love it.....milky , creamy ,,, I dont mix very long maybe just enough to get it even in the screen..... I can usually get a nice opaque with 1 pass.....I do a pull fill stroke with the screen off the shirt...then put the screen in the print position and do a push stroke to print...... almost always is enough to get an opaque white......

Inked
__________________
Inked Apparel Direct "gett'en inky wid it"
 
 
Old May 26th, 2009 May 26, 2009 8:40:29 PM -   #19 (permalink)
Senior Member
Certified T-Shirt Junkie


TshirtGuru's Avatar
 
You can call me: Henry
Member Since: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,779
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 150
Thanked 244 Times in 199 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

Quote:
Originally Posted by InkedApparel
the Ryonet white isnt shiny..so I would say its a matte......I use it and love it.....milky , creamy ,,, I dont mix very long maybe just enough to get it even in the screen..... I can usually get a nice opaque with 1 pass.....I do a pull fill stroke with the screen off the shirt...then put the screen in the print position and do a push stroke to print...... almost always is enough to get an opaque white......

Inked
Thanks for the response. Unfortunately I had to buy ink quick this morning, so I drove to Midwest Signs near by and bought another 5 gallon pail of Wilflex. Freakin $265!!!! Ah, I wish I had time to test the Ryonet one. Next time.
 
Old May 26th, 2009 May 26, 2009 8:43:59 PM -   #20 (permalink)
Senior Member
Certified T-Shirt Junkie


InkedApparel's Avatar
 
You can call me: Inked
Member Since: Mar 2009
Location: SouthWest Florida
Posts: 1,949
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 146
Thanked 278 Times in 241 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

get a quart from ryonet..and test it out....maybe you wont like it..maybe you will.....I wont use any other white...

Inked
__________________
Inked Apparel Direct "gett'en inky wid it"
 
Old May 27th, 2009 May 27, 2009 3:46:46 AM -   #21 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Master

jmlampert23's Avatar
 
You can call me: Jamie
Member Since: Nov 2008
Location: BOSTON
Posts: 436
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 9
Thanked 44 Times in 42 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

Quote:
Originally Posted by TshirtGuru
Thanks for the response. Unfortunately I had to buy ink quick this morning, so I drove to Midwest Signs near by and bought another 5 gallon pail of Wilflex. Freakin $265!!!! Ah, I wish I had time to test the Ryonet one. Next time.

did you get the buffalo white? that is one of th best. i use wilflex union and rutland.
__________________
~Jamie~
www.toddssportinggoods.com
 
Old June 11th, 2009 Jun 11, 2009 1:20:07 PM -   #22 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Fan

turtleprints's Avatar
 
You can call me: mike
Member Since: Jun 2009
Posts: 91
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

I use the ryonet White - the Ryopaque... I love it... it gives a great coat - rarely need to lay it down more then once - even on black.

same with the ryopaque colors they have now...


I have used a variety of Union Ink whites - never got that same coverage as with Ryonet.

I haven't tried Wilflex - but Have used their other inks, never really impressed by them.. but that was at least 5 years ago...
 
Old June 15th, 2009 Jun 15, 2009 11:00:43 PM -   #23 (permalink)
Senior Member
Certified T-Shirt Junkie


TshirtGuru's Avatar
 
You can call me: Henry
Member Since: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,779
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 150
Thanked 244 Times in 199 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

Quote:
Originally Posted by jmlampert23
did you get the buffalo white? that is one of th best. i use wilflex union and rutland.
Nope, I use their bright tiger white.
 
Old June 18th, 2009 Jun 18, 2009 6:15:02 PM -   #24 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Wizard

alan802's Avatar
 
You can call me: Alan
Member Since: Mar 2008
Location: Round Rock, TX
Posts: 680
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 3
Thanked 161 Times in 133 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

I have tried almost every white on the market except qcm and one-stroke. I have used every type of wilflex, rutland, union and some other lesser known brands. It's been about a year since I used the ryonet so I assume it has gotten better, not that it was bad but wasn't as good as some of the others I had tried at the time.

Every time I try a new white I get at least a gallon and really use it through all typical applications before I judge it. I am using triangle phoenix white and like it more than the others. I've gone through about 3 gallons and noticed that it's consistency does not change the more you use it, as you get close to the bottom of the gallon. It doesn't seem to get overworked or harden over use and time. I've printed through 305's with one stroke and the after-flash tack is low, flash time is fast as well. It has a matte finish and almost a blueish hue/tint but not as much as wilflex quick white.
 
The Following User Says Thank You to alan802 For This Useful Post:
InkedApparel (June 18th, 2009)
Old June 18th, 2009 Jun 18, 2009 8:32:55 PM -   #25 (permalink)
Senior Member
Certified T-Shirt Junkie


InkedApparel's Avatar
 
You can call me: Inked
Member Since: Mar 2009
Location: SouthWest Florida
Posts: 1,949
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 146
Thanked 278 Times in 241 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

Quote:
I am using triangle phoenix white and like it more than the others.
would you say Triangle ink is better than most of the other inks out there?

the reason I ask is that I havent really tried any other inks and am wondering when my inks run low..where to go to get some different brands.

Thanks

Inked
__________________
Inked Apparel Direct "gett'en inky wid it"
 
Old June 18th, 2009 Jun 18, 2009 9:06:29 PM -   #26 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Wizard

alan802's Avatar
 
You can call me: Alan
Member Since: Mar 2008
Location: Round Rock, TX
Posts: 680
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 3
Thanked 161 Times in 133 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

At this testing phase I would say with some certaintly that the triangle phoenix is the best white I have used over the last three years. It seems that some printers want there white ink to be just like the other colors and just be easy to print as black. I like my white to have a thick consistency but with a high viscosity. That means if I put it on a goop scoop and walk around my press I don't have to worry about it running off my scooper onto the ground. When I put it into the screen I want it to be able to clear through the mesh 110-305 with one stroke. The triangle doesn't seem to get to soft after being out in the 100 degree days and long runs. No matter what I put it through, it retains its original peanut putter consistency. I have several brands of inks that the more you use them the harder and grainier the ink gets. The bucket is only good for the 1st half gallon, no matter what mixing you do.

There are three inks right now that I like and keep in stock, Union diamond white, wilflex quick white and triangle phoenix. I use the union for polys and poly blends and the triangle for everything else. It will go through any mesh count and sets upon the shirt fibers instead of in them. Maybe tomorrow we can post some pics here showing you which prints had which white and you can see subtle differences. Most of the differences are found through an experienced printer. 2 years ago I couldn't tell the difference between ANY white inks but now I know what's in the screen without looking at the bucket that it came out of.
 
Old September 6th, 2010 Sep 6, 2010 4:27:45 PM -   #27 (permalink)
Forum Member
T-Shirt Member

AKBDL Print Co.'s Avatar
 
You can call me: Stewart
Member Since: Jun 2010
Location: Anchorage
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

I use ryonet IC white ink, it works best if you mix it well before use - in addition I find that if I set the containers in hot, very hot water(sealed of course) for 15-20 min prior to mixing then it comes out very smooth and very easy to work with, especially in cooler printing facilities. I keep them in a hot sink - but I never set them in the sink with the lid off as steam will build up over the surface. Makes the white almost as easy as black to work with....almost.
 
Old September 6th, 2010 Sep 6, 2010 7:27:14 PM -   #28 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Aficionado

reximages's Avatar
 
You can call me: Rex
Member Since: Apr 2010
Location: Santiam Canyon, Oregon
Posts: 160
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 16
Thanked 18 Times in 16 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

Use Ryonet white.
 
Old September 8th, 2010 Sep 8, 2010 1:40:43 PM -   #29 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Fan

Dwaynec's Avatar
 
You can call me: THOMAS
Member Since: Feb 2010
Posts: 23
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

if you are printing on 100% cotton , use cotton inks, not low bleed inks, this could create ghosting issues.
__________________
texsourceonline.com
 
Old May 29th, 2012 May 29, 2012 11:05:53 AM -   #30 (permalink)
Forum Member
T-Shirt Apprentice

poison_iv's Avatar
 
You can call me: Ivy
Member Since: Oct 2010
Posts: 8
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post


Default Re: IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White

It's unbelievable to me how many people are saying Ryonet white is smooth and easy to work with... I've only bought two quarts of it but both of them are the same sticky, tacky, stretchy and thick marshmallow fluff consistency. I can use it to print small logos fairly well, but I have trouble clearing a large screen of this stuff. I have tried mixing for 15+ mins with a power drill with different types of mixer attachments and although it helps, it's still super hard to work with. I think themost annoying thing to me is how sticky and stretchy it is.

I recently tried a union brand white and I was blown away thy it was not sticky or stretchy. It's creamy like smooth peanut butter, amazing! I thought I was doomed to use sticky white plastisol for ever since so many people recommend the Ryonet, I figured it had to be the best. Now I just want to try them all and see for myself.
 






This is a discussion about IC Ryonet White & Union Ink Lightning Low-Bleed White that was posted in the Plastisol Ink Screen Printing section of the forums.

Quick Reply
Type Your Message Below:
Do NOT Post Self Promotional URLs, Advertisements, Sales Offers or Requests. It is against our Forum Guidelines.
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the T-Shirt Forums, you must first register.


Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Your username must be between 2 and 16 characters and contain only letters and numbers (no special characters like hyphens, *, ', ~, etc)
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

A confirmation email will be sent to this address, so please make sure it is accurate and that your email software is set to allow emails from our domain: t-shirtforums.com (sometimes the confirmation email gets accidently filtered into Yahoo/AOL/Hotmail/Gmail spam folders)
.

You won't be able to post until your email address has been confirmed. We take your privacy very seriously. Feel free to review our Privacy Policy in a new window.
Email Address:
First Name
It's nice to be able to be on a "first name" basis with the people you talk to in a forum. This is a totally optional field; if you like being on a first name basis, please enter your first name below :)

Log-in


Thread Tools

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Faster Flashing Low Bleed White underbase ink printing40years Plastisol Ink Screen Printing 1 January 6th, 2009 04:45 PM
need low bleed white stewpitt Screen Printing 19 July 11th, 2008 02:23 PM
Best Low or No Bleed White plstisol ink for cotton/poly ironspider Screen Printing 8 April 11th, 2008 02:23 AM
Mix IC Reducer with Union Ultrasoft White? aplusbowling Screen Printing 2 January 27th, 2008 11:28 AM
White Ink, Black Shirt, Bleed thru? Yofie Screen Printing 0 November 7th, 2007 07:02 PM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 02:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2014 T-ShirtForums.com. All rights reserved.