With more than 30 years of developing high-quality, affordable presses, the Riley Hopkins brand has sold the most manual presses in screen printing history. It has jumpstarted thousands of printers’ careers with presses that are built like race cars. Every serious screen printer should have the Riley Hopkins 300 Press due to its precision, speed, and consistency.
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WHY THE 300 IS THE BEST
REGISTRATION AND OFF-CONTACT
Features like an anti-flip registration plate, an XY-micro, and a Z-micro have created faster setup times for printers. The anti-flip registration plate keeps the screen in the same tilt and off-contact location for final registration. Locking levers make it easy to set registration and the XY-micro creates more precise adjustments. The Z-micro streamlines setting up off-contact, especially when switching from thinner garments like t-shirts to thicker materials like sweatshirts. Don't worry about setting up registration again, the Z-micro doesn't mess with it!
TWO-POINT ROLLER GATES
Not only is off-contact and registration quicker and better, the lockdown mechanism is powerful. The 300 comes with two-point roller gates, which strengthen the holding power on the printhead when it's down. Latching screens down with the roller gates reduces the amount of adjustments needed. You'll make even less adjustments since the screen clamps have a larger surface area.
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With an adjustable height mechanism, you can increase the height of the press by three inches to accommodate your height. The base also has heavy duty legs, which strengthens the press's sturdiness.
WHO WOULD LOVE HAVING THE 300 IN THEIR SHOP?
The Riley Hopkins 300 Press is for printers who are serious about their business and craft. Whose businesses are booming with large orders and multi-colored jobs continuously rolling in. The 300 is for the printer who is frustrated with their current press because it cannot keep up with customers' demands. The once side gig has turned into a full-blown, around-the-clock job.
Why is the 300 good for large production shops? Its speed, precision, and consistency are a game changer.
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Did you read all the features of the press? The press has all the goodies you wished you had in your current press — components that dial in registration, speed up processes, and allow flexibility for on-the-fly adjustments. Plus, the 300 is heavy duty. The press is meant to live in your shop forever.
The littlest things make the biggest difference in your shop, business, and craft. If you're finding yourself spending a ton of time on dialing in your prints for the mountain of orders you have sitting on your desk, it's time to upgrade to the Riley Hopkins 300 Press.