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Tips for color matching of screen printing ink

Jun 02, 2021


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The color matching of silk screen printing ink is the combination of two or more colors, or a small amount of colors in addition to the main color.

When coloring ink is used before dispensing, first, the color that needs to be prepared on the color sample is exposed individually, and correctly distinguish whether the original (or original) color is primary color, intermediate color or compound color. If it is intermediate color, multi-color, need to distinguish the proportion of the main color and auxiliary color.



Three points should be paid attention to in color matching of screen printing ink


1.When mixing ink, try to add less ink of different colors. The less kinds of color and ink, the better mixing effect.


2. Some screen printing inks are dried by drying. The light color is lighter than the non dry one after drying, and the dark color is darker after drying.


3. Adopt the principle of "from shallow to deep", no matter how to prepare light color or bright color ink, when the hue is close to the template, be careful. Different manufacturers of ink, it is best not to mix call, try to use the same manufacturer of different colors of ink for color matching, otherwise it will produce uneven tone phenomenon, serious will appear condensation and make ink scrap.




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It must be adjusted according to the hue indicated by the original. When the color difference is smaller or equal compared with the original, it can be adjusted in large quantities. The time should be short and the adjustment amount should be appropriate. Adjust too little, resulting in downtime, ink hue, affect the normal production; Too much will cause unnecessary waste.

Inking is usually carried out where the light is stable or not directly illuminated.



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Three points should be paid attention to in color matching of screen printing ink


a. When mixing ink, try to add less ink of different colors. The less kinds of color ink, the better mixing effect.


b. Adopt the principle of "from shallow to deep", no matter how to prepare light color or bright color ink, when the hue is close to the template, be careful. Different manufacturers of ink, it is best not to mix call, try to use the same manufacturer of different colors of ink for color matching, otherwise it will produce uneven tone phenomenon, serious will appear condensation and make ink scrap.


c. Some screen printing inks are dried by drying, light color drying is lighter than not drying, dark color drying is deeper.


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