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Category: Emulsion Tips

Exposure Lamp Comparison

Exposure Systems Your exposure system determines your success screen printing. Case Study: I once owned the finest automatic presses available, had a state of the art computer graphic system, and a sales force that filled my shop with orders, but never understood why... Continue Reading

Successful Emulsion Coating

Coating Screens for Consistent Results We visit many shops each year to evaluate stencil issues and to shed some light on the various processes involved in making screens. Larger shops often have automatic coaters while smaller shops perform hand coating. First the... Continue Reading

My screens won’t reclaim easily Why?

My Screens Won’t Reclaim Easily, Why? First what do you clean your screens with? What does your screen cleaner have to do with screen reclaiming you may wonder? Well emulsions when underexposed are still sensitive to both light and solvent based chemistry which can... Continue Reading

Image vs. Exposure

Exposing a Screen vs. Imaging a Screen: Complete emulsion exposure versus obtaining an image on the screen provides two very different results during production. Let’s start at the beginning to see how this difference is often the difference between achieving optimum... Continue Reading

Step Test to Determine Proper Exposure Times

Creating an Exposure Step Test: How to maximize Murakami Emulsions Proper emulsion exposure is crucial to your bottom line. Nothing is more costly than having a press stop during production. Quite often the problem can be traced back to poorly exposed screens that... Continue Reading

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Murakami Pre-stretched Screens

Murakami Screen uses Smartmesh on all pre stretched and re-stretched screens.  Smartmesh retains excellent working tensions for more jobs at optimum tension.  Get longer life out of your stretch and glue frames with excellent print...

Murakami LED Emulsions

The emulsions above can be exposed well on LED exposure units. Excellent resolution and durability. For additional technical information please call: 1.800.562.3534 Expose the Quality ...