Printing on plastic cups is easy when you have the right screen printing press machine. There is one screen printing machine manufacturer who offers several models to choose from along with expert assistance in selecting the right cup printing machine for your process. Systematic Automation has the right screen printing press for you depending on the volume of cups you’ll need to print, the versatility you may need for other products and the level of automation you desire.

We offer more than two dozen models of screen printing machines with a few selected as ideal for printing on cups. The Model PT-8 is a low cost, high speed printer which is simple for operators to load and unload products. The Model F1-DC is a versatile clamshell printer dedicated to cylindrical printing. For a fully automatic screen printing press which prints on mugs, cups and cylindrical items, check out the Model T8–SS.

Model T8–SS Automatic Screen Printing Press

The Model T8-SS screen printing press machine features automatic loading and unloading of cups and stacks them up neatly after printing. Pretreatment and posttreatment auxiliary options are available. Many plastic products require pretreating with a flame treatment machine which invisibly alters the molecules in the nonporous plastic surface to improve the ability for ink adhesion. Ultraviolet (UV) curing is available to seal in long-lasting, vibrant inks which dries in seconds for improved quality and efficiency.

The automatic, patented Model T8-SS is a turret motion screen printing press designed to produce up to 2,000 products per hour depending on your application. This automated cup printing machine does it all with inflation of soft sided plastic products prior to printing for a smooth and clean surface. Quick and easy setup is achieved with mechanical and optical registration allowing predetermined values. Multicolor printing produces a beautifully printed cylindrical item.

This cylindrical screen printing press machine is rugged and dependable with a compact footprint. The servo driven indexer allows for various stations along with integration of robotic loaders. This patented automatic screen printer improves product quality while reducing labor expenses. Check out the standard and engineering features available with this dependable cup screen printing machine.

Model T8-SS Standard Features

  • U.S. patent #5784932
  • Servo driven indexer
  • Touchscreen controls
  • Product presence detector
  • Ultraviolet (UV) ink curing system
  • Variable UV product rotation speed
  • Quick changeover for various sized products

Model T8-SS Engineering Features

  • Unique modular design
  • Simple and easy operation
  • Durable with hardened ground and polished shafts
  • Reliable with ball bearings rated at more than 300 million cycles
  • Flood bar rises and falls alternately with squeegee
  • Quick release squeegee assembly
  • Overload protection for operator safety
  • Harmonic acceleration and deceleration of rotary indexer.
  • Easy access to electrical enclosure
  • Pneumatic carriage operation for easy setup and screen cleaning

Options with Model T8-SS Screen Printing Press

  • Automatic ink dispenser
  • Various levels of automation
  • Optical registration
  • Machine status display in multiple languages
  • Tooling to process various sizes
  • Automated conveyors for air drying of solvent based inks when not using UV curing
  • Quartz plate for UV spin

This easy to operate automatic screen printer can process up to 2,000 products per hour depending on the application. Typical applications where the T8-SS outperforms comparable screen printers include:

  • Foam cups
  • Glassware
  • Cosmetic containers
  • Plastic tubes
  • Molded plastic parts
  • Various cylindrical products

You can find the Model T8-SS worldwide improving printing processes for these applications and many others.

Widest Selection of Screen Printing Machines

Systematic Automation has more than 35 years of experience in manufacturing high quality screen printing machines, vacuum tables, pretreatment and posttreatment equipment. We provide assistance in selecting the right screen printer for your process, with one of the widest selections available of screen printing machines and many options to meet your needs.

We offer every level of automation from operator assisted, semi-automatic printers to fully automated turnkey printing solutions. All equipment is manufactured in our state-of-the-art U.S. facility and thoroughly tested for quality performance prior to shipping.

Systematic Automation is regarded as a leading authority on screen printing machines, vacuum tables and automated solutions. We provide exceptional customer service, training and custom designed printing solutions. Contact us for personal assistance and to learn more about our wide selection of screen printing press machines.