person pushing a squeegee

How to Choose the Proper Squeegee Blade Durometer

Colin Huggins
Some squeegees are harder, some feel softer. Why is that? Squeegees have different durometers. Durometers measure the hardness of the blades. Specific print jobs require harder or softer blades. Let's learn about the different durometers, their uses, and how to maintain them.
shirt on press in a shop

A Checklist for Equipment and Supplies Needed to Start Up a Screen Print Shop

Sage Larson
Ready to start screen printing? It's a big jump, but it's so worth it. To build your shop, you will need to obtain some equipment and supplies. Our Sales and Success Team put together a handy check list of everything you should consider investing in your future shop.
shirt with a tiger on it next to a man swinging a flash dryer over a platen

The Tools Needed for Oversized Prints

Sage Larson
Oversized prints are bold, loud, and eye-catching. Oversized prints are a cool way to show off a brand or artistic talent. To execute oversized prints, you need the right set of tools. Our latest video by Golden Press Studio goes over what tools and equipment you need to effectively pull off oversized prints.
What is the Deal with Squeegees and Why Should I Care?

What is the Deal with Squeegees and Why Should I Care?

Amy Roberts

Squeegees are one of the most important parts of screen printing. Without a squeegee, you can’t screen print. They flood the screen, push or pull the ink, and help transfer the design from the stencil to the garment. Squeegee mechanics seem pretty simple, but there is actually a lot that goes into choosing the right […]

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Squeegee Comparison: Ergo Force Handle vs. Wooden Handle

Alex Castrillo

It's almost Friday... which means it's almost the weekend... can we get a WOOOOT WOOOOT?!!!?

Ryonet's own Luke Ryerkerk was recently caught on camera discussing a comparison between two types of sqeegee handles, the Ergo Force handle and a wooden handle... it's a good detail to consider. Really.

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