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The 10 Commandments of Automation

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The 10 Commandments of Automation

Thou shall automate! Follow these 10 easy steps for successful screen printing automation.     Keep It Simple Ask Lots of Questions Bigger and Faster is Not Always Better Read the Instruction Manual Hands-On Training and Continuing Education is Critical Trial-and-Error is Actually Your Friend Keep Spare Parts on Hand Learn the Off-Contact Principle Always Treat People, and Your Automatic with Respect Plan, Prepare, Proceed and Produce  

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Squeegee Basics

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Squeegee Basics

Are all squeegees created equal? The answer is No. Are all squeegees created equal? The answer is No. What’s so important about a squeegee? Well, if you are a screen printer, this tool is what makes your decorating discipline of choice work. It is one of the most important tools for screen printers, yet it may also be one of the least understood. Many in this profession wonder why there are so many different squeegee types, and they may not know how to choose the correct one for their needs. Following are a few tips on what to look for:...

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Top 5 Mistakes Screen Printers Make

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Top 5 Mistakes Screen Printers Make

We at Lawson are always here to help the screen printing community, so here are the Top 5 mistakes you should avoid! Not Measuring the Curing Temperature of the Garment Under Exposure of Screens No Pre-Registration System No Pantone Color Mixing System Scared to call the Supplier to Ask Questions   Want to learn more about Screen Printing? see our video tutorials here

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