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  1. Water Based Ink Screen Printing
    Hi, didn't realize I'd need to worry about temperature when heat setting on polyester viscose. I have 40 shirts for a custom job and need advice on how to cure the ink. If I heat set at 280F so the shirt won't melt, then the ink won't cure either. Or am I wrong???
  2. Screen Printing
    good day. I am currently struggling with the burning process. i am using a 120w floodlight with a side lamp stand. i have been trying but i cnt seem to get the whole screen right. It burns on some ends and some ends the screen completely washes off. What do i do? (Help😪😪) What distance to i use...
  3. Water Based Ink Screen Printing
    Hi, I just bought a new Vastex D-1000 and I'm using Water based inks from Ryonet. This is my first conveyor. I'm pretty new to this. And I'm wondering if any of you have will help me, a tip or settings for this machine for water based and discharge. Right now I have it at 4.5" height, 6.5 heat...
  4. Screen Printing
    I currently do some hobby printing and am looking to expand our screen printing to make products to sell from our farm. Specifically, I am wanting to print on cotton tea towels. Towels are 28"x28" and I'll be printing mostly smaller prints on 1/6 of the towel for display when folding, but I'd...
  5. Water Based Ink Screen Printing
    Hi all, I'm new to screen printing! It's been a lot of trial and error to say the least. I'm using water based speedball ink. This time around I'm experience a lot of small smudging on my printed shirts after the first wash. I've had a couple of successful attempts in the past, where I let my...
  6. Water Based Ink Screen Printing
    I recently decided to start using water based inks for certain jobs and possibly even switch over from plastisol almost completely. I started a job yesterday w water based and before doing any research I basically treated it just as I would plastisol ink. The job is just white ink on black...
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