GRAPHICS PRO

December '20

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G R A P H I C S - P R O. C O M 2 0 2 0 D E C E M B E R G R A P H I C S P R O 7 1 rometer squeegee followed by a flash and smoothing heated iron in a Teflon screen. Next, the colored inks and the highlight white all ran wet on wet on 230s at the same tension using a bit harder 75/90/75s. The HD base was on an 80/71 with a 400-micron stencil, while the clear ran last after a flash on the same mesh with a 200u. For substantial ink deposit, we went with softer 55/90/55s squeegees on the SFX inks. We ran the bulk of the order at our place and shipped to the show for attendees. We also dumbed down a version to print live at the show on a smaller manual press. GP At 21 years old, LON WINTERS was the production manager for Ocean Pacific and started his 30+ year career reclaiming screens. He's the president and founder of Colorado-based Graphic Elephants, an international consulting firm and apparel decoration studio specializing in screen printing technical advances, plant design, layout, troubleshooting, productivity, quality analysis, and complete apparel deco- rating solutions. Learn more at www.graphicelephants.com. We added some shadowy recesses in the clothing and the head of the pumpkin. We rendered in some reflective light to move color around as well, with the yellow coming from the sign and glow from within. Duets Ultimates. The engraving substrate for your most demanding jobs. ™ We've redefined durability with Duet's Ultimates – an engraving substrate that stands up to the toughest environments. Whether it's high humidity, high traffic or high debris – Ultimates impact-modified acrylic performs beautifully, indoors or out. The tougher the better. GET TOUGH. See for yourself with a FREE sample at DuetsByGemini.com/GetTough

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