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  1. As far as stretching screens: When I lived in...

    As far as stretching screens:
    When I lived in Atlanta- which may not be near you, but might be one of the nearest good options- this guy was really good, and really helpful. ...
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    For me, the laser film isn't as much of an issue...

    For me, the laser film isn't as much of an issue if you're getting good dense coverage. inkjet would be better, but, you know. YMMV.

    Get some better mesh, get a tighter stretched screen, get some...
  3. What really helped is that we never really got to...

    What really helped is that we never really got to unpack anything, and I actually got a signed statement from the truck driver/deliveryman explaining that the press arrived un-crated, whereas when it...
  4. http://grafixarts.shptron.com/c/metallic-foil-boar...

    http://grafixarts.shptron.com/c/metallic-foil-board
  5. http://www.grafixarts.com ...

    http://www.grafixarts.com

    http://www.grafixplastics.com/

    Try contacting these folks. They sell to consumers, though no online store at the second site- go to the first, grafixarts.com for...
  6. I know, I know, Cool Story, Bro, but hey- it was...

    I know, I know, Cool Story, Bro, but hey- it was fun. I recently sold that press for a grand when I switched to a new machine and felt good about passing it on for cheap to it's new home.

    (Lesson...
  7. Once I bought an SS-PCB for 700 dollars from a...

    Once I bought an SS-PCB for 700 dollars from a company in TX that printed coroplast signs; for that price they crated the press and shipped it to me.
    350.00 worth of LTL freight later, press...
  8. In other Svecia news, I got a medium size (47x35)...

    In other Svecia news, I got a medium size (47x35) Svecia SSM from 1994 recently- the one with the multi-color body- and had to deal with the whole tapped-frame issue; so I had my neighbors machine me...
  9. Effectively, if you install those height micros,...

    Effectively, if you install those height micros, all you'll be doing is limiting the stroke length on the squeegee bar.

    Which means you're going to use air to apply the pressure, and threads to...
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    If you send me your mailing address, I'll send...

    If you send me your mailing address, I'll send you a pint jar of the stuff I've been using for you to sample through some #230 or #305. I really have seen some fantastic results. But otherwise,...
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    (those two smaller pieces are each about 5x7" in...

    (those two smaller pieces are each about 5x7" in scale, so you can guess that some of these dots were .001 micron pen scale)
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    This is actually moot if the pigment is the...

    This is actually moot if the pigment is the correct grain size/density, the ink body is the correct formulation of tack/thickness to retardant, and the emulsion is coated correctly on the screen...
  13. Also, could you take and post some pics of your...

    Also, could you take and post some pics of your machine? It'd be good to see these areas of adjustment and understand how it works if you're seeking advice….

    One more question; if your squeegee is...
  14. So wait- are the independent adjustments for the...

    So wait- are the independent adjustments for the squeegee pressure and the off contact on your machine?

    I run a Svecia, so if yours if four post, chances are they are similar. On mine, there are...
  15. We use either Ulano LX-660 or Autosol 8000,...

    We use either Ulano LX-660 or Autosol 8000, depeding upon the type of art and/or run. LX for standard stuff that isn't tight tolerance or in need of particular durability, Autosol for stuff that...
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    This is always easiest for me when I cut my...

    This is always easiest for me when I cut my entire stack of sheets to a really square, even pile. I don't like messing around with measurements too much, how far over from which edge/flipping etc. So...
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    This would be a far easier job if you would have...

    This would be a far easier job if you would have located wood that was milled, sanded, finished, and leveled at 2x15x20 and built in a slightly larger "trim" margin. Then you could print the job as a...
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    Take the screen outside and apply Xylene with a...

    Take the screen outside and apply Xylene with a rag; following rubbing as much off as you can, use a very strong de-haze like the sodium hydroxide paste imagestar sells.

    If one of those after the...
  19. O/T but still pertinent to (my) our interests

    15 Strangely Satisfying Examples Of Power Washing Porn

    :looney::looney::looney::looney::looney:
  20. Hey crosshair; longtime listener, first time...

    Hey crosshair; longtime listener, first time caller. Love your work.

    What kind of tape do you use?
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    I've been into both TW and Jacquard for different...

    I've been into both TW and Jacquard for different reasons at different times- they each have their strengths- but one thing that has been awesome lately is mixing my own inks using pure pigments from...
  22. Why use tape? I don't usually tape anything off...

    Why use tape? I don't usually tape anything off anymore unless I'm in a hurry. I just blockout/fill them with emulsion. Grab an old credit card, dip it into your emulsion bucket, and swipe over the...
  23. And by "A bunch at a time" I mean about 100.

    And by "A bunch at a time" I mean about 100.
  24. Hey man- Late on this, but have you tried...

    Hey man- Late on this, but have you tried Rappaport and sons in Brooklyn?
    * Bottles Wholesale and Manufacturers - Brooklyn, NY - Rappaport Sons Bottle Co., Inc.
    I think this is your ticket. You...
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    Standard Screen Supply can do it, but they stock...

    Standard Screen Supply can do it, but they stock just about the worst product I have ever come across- unevenly tensioned stapled wood frames that are often not square and aren't even coated with a...
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