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Pen Printer – A timeless classic. Refined.

For over 75 years the in-line all mechanical pen printer has been around in various iterations. The SA printer uses chains and cams rated well over 300 million cycles. Precision machine tool quality throughout. This is a machine that will last you a lifetime.  SA engineers have taken the historic designs of the past and…

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Fierosil pretreatment machine

Pretreatment System for Ink Adhesion

The Fierosil silica pretreatment system for curing your UV inks is the solution for maintaining ink adhesion when your product is affected by any harsh environment such as a dishwasher or weather conditions. All you need to do is pretreat you product, which is approximately 1 second  with our Fierosil. You no longer have to…

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Stencil for screen printing machines.

​How to Make a Screen for Screen Printing

When bringing screen printing in-house, the most popular question from customers is how and what they will use to make screens. If you are just beginning screen printing in-house, it is heavily recommended that you rely on a 3rd party for producing your screens. There are different types of third party sources we would recommend,…

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T8-SS automatic screen printing machine

Screen Printing Automation for Startups

In the past, automation was reserved for large companies printing on a massive scale. As original designs become templates and parts availability expands, automation becomes more affordable for startups. For simplicity, we will define automation as a means for screen printing which does not require stopping hands on manual printing. Automation involves a machine that…

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Open floor wharehouse

Optimizing Your Screen Printing Space: How to Get the Most Out of Your Work Area.

You want to bring your screen printing in-house. One factor most business owners overlook is, where are you going to set up your equipment? We often speak with customers who are replacing, upgrading, or adding new screen printing equipment to facilitate curing, screen making, and related equipment to keep as much of the process in…

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Green and gold semiconductor and computer micro chip supply chain shortage.

Why Buy Your Screen Printing Machine Within the US

Current and future global events have posed a risk to purchasing screen printing machines worldwide due to a microchip shortage. We are now going through a worrying time when the global market is unpredictable. And since 2020, it has become clear how important it is to produce and buy within the US, not globally.  Our…

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Where Do I Start? sign to starting a screen printing business

How to Start A Screen Printing Business

Starting a new screen printing business is a great way to earn a good living for you and your family. Some people earn as high as six figures in their business, so the earning potential is there. Will the process be easy? Probably not. Will the process be worth it? Yes, definitely!  Before you start…

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uv conveyor

UV Conveyor Teflon Belt

Systematic Automation has expanded into offering teflon conveyor belts. Ideal for our UV conveyor system and more name brand systems. Production of the conveyor belts is done directly at our factory in Farmington, CT. We have reduced typical lead time for UV conveyor belts to fraction of what it was. Custom belts can be made…

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LID FIXTURE

Container Lid Screen Printing

When you are screen printing your container lids you need a fixture that will work with your process. Your machine operator can only print as fast as the machine will allow. The Model F1 is ideal for screen printing your container lids. You can easily define the stroke length to account for different sized lids.…

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Graphic Overlay Screen Printing Machine

Graphic overlays are the strongest connection your customer will have between the brand and the experience of using the equipment. They offer a static visual interface. Registration between printed colors on the graphic overlay is of great importance, as that will always be in your customer’s face while using the equipment. Materials for overlays can…

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