MicroScreen Blog | Mesh

History and Development of Screen-Printing Mesh

The history and development of screen-printing mesh is fascinating and illustrates the evolution of the screen-printing industry. In this blog, we'll explore the origins of screen-printing mesh and how it has evolved over the years to meet the changing demands of the industry.

Choosing the Perfect Mesh Screen for Your Printing Project

If you're looking to achieve the best possible results for your screen printing project, choosing the right mesh screen is essential. With so many options available, it can be tough to make the right decision. That's why we've put together a comprehensive guide to help you select the perfect mesh screen for your needs. This guide will help you understand most of the essential factors to consider when choosing the right mesh screen for any project.

Mastering Mesh Tension for Consistent Screen Printing

In the world of screen printing, achieving optimal results goes beyond selecting the right mesh and ink. One crucial yet often overlooked aspect is mesh tension. Proper tension is the key to consistent, high-quality screen printing, playing a significant role in print registration, ink transfer, and overall print quality. In this blog, we will dive deep into the importance of tension, how to determine the correct tension for your screen-printing process, and best practices for maintaining it.

Boosting Print Quality with Calendered Screen-Printing Mesh

Calendered screen-printing mesh is specially treated to compress and smoothen its surface for improved print quality. This blog explores how using calendered mesh can enhance print quality and precision in screen printing.

Colored Screen-Printing Mesh: Enhancing Visibility and Performance

While white screen-printing mesh is the most common type used in the industry, colored mesh offers a unique advantages that can enhance visibility and performance. In this blog, we'll discuss the benefits of using colored screen-printing mesh and how it can improve your screen-printing process.

The Key Ingredient to Quality Screen Printing: A Deep Dive into the Importance of Mesh

Screen printing is a versatile and popular method of transferring images onto various materials, from clothing and promotional items to ceramics and glass. As companies look to incorporate screen printing into their production lines, it is essential to understand the importance of mesh in determining the quality and durability of the final product. In this blog, we will explore the role of mesh in screen printing, how to choose the right mesh for your application, and the factors that influence its performance.

The Ultimate Guide to Mesh Selection for Screen Printing

Are you wondering about mesh selection when it comes to screen printing? Click here for the ultimate guide to mesh selection for screen printing.

Standard Stretch and Glue Frames vs. Retensionable Frames

If you're trying to decide whether standard stretch and glue or retensionable frames are better for your shop, this article is for you. We will discuss the differences between these types of frames, between different types of stretch and glue frames, and how your mesh and frame choice can affect your overall print.

Benefits of High-Tension, Low-Elongation (HT/LEM) Mesh

When you think of screen printing mesh, you probably think of nylon or polyester screens. While these materials are certainly the most popular choice for screen printing, there are other options available that can provide some unique benefits. One of these is high-tension, low-elongation mesh (HT/LEM). If you're in the screen printing business and have been looking for a way to get the edge over your competitors, you may want to consider HT/LEM.

Physical Mesh Properties: The Key to Successful Screen-Printing

The physical properties of screen-printing mesh play a significant role in the final print quality and overall performance of the mesh. In this blog, we'll explore the critical physical properties of screen-printing mesh and discuss how they impact the screen-printing process.

How to Specify Screens for Electronics and Adhesive Printing

The microelectronics industry is essential to the automotive, communication, medical, and test measurement industries. Each of these industries require precision screens for the printing of circuits and adhesives. Several factors affect the quality of electronic printing. Today we’ll review what you should know to make the right precision screen choice to achieve the best results for your printing application.