Screen Printing – An Authentic Promotional Mode for Various Industry Platforms


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Screen printing or silk screening is an authentic promotional mode for various industries, platforms etc. It is most economical process for printing aluminum, brass, bronze, and stainless steel nameplates. It’s also known as four color process, as colors are also possible with this process, where enamel, epoxy or polyester inks are printed on metallic name tags. These screen-printed name plates are later coated by epoxy to give it long lasting serviceability. Screen printing is recommended for both indoor and outdoor uses.

Screen printing is a printing method, which puts a constant image on a flat surface material that can be a metallic, non-metallic, plastic or a fabric etc. It involves a mesh or screen extended on a frame, masking the areas, which are not to be printed. The masking can be done directly but in multicolor requirements screen printers use photosensitive emulsions. This frame is then placed on the surface to be printed and squeegee is used to pass the ink through the screen. The ink does not pass through masked surface and thus forms an image, which is finally dried. This image will stay for long even in harsh conditions. The process can be repeated with different screens for different colors. The screens are placed on rotary press for proper alignment of different colors. Screen printed custom nameplates, custom name tags etc are quite affordable for indoor uses. You can place an order, that too online with the various nameplates manufacturing and printing companies which deliver to your door steps and cater to your industrial name plates need matching your given specifications.

Screen-printing is used on custom name tags and is a skilful printing option for military, aerospace, electronic applications. Screen printing is a process, which helps in making nameplate tags bear all the toughest environments. Therefore, screen printed name plates are recommended by companies for all industrial and commercial applications, which are exposed to sunlight for long. Screen-printing can be easily done on customer furnished, pre-synthesized metal parts. The name plates are laminated further for its protection from ultra-violet rays, chemicals and abrasions with latest UV technologies. Thick application of UV inks allows the name plates to withstand any harsh environmental conditions and even maintains its clean look and vibrant colors.

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