Screen Printing How To – Applying Block-Out Tape

Block-Out Tape is solvent resistance, conformable to screen corners, highly adhesive yet easy to remove without damaging your screen. Once you put your emulsion on the screen, using block-out tape is your next step.  Blue Block-Out Tape is essential for every screen print shop. You’ll use it to cover the 4 sides of the frame/screen and corners, front and back to block ink from passing in unwanted areas. Hide the registration marks with the clear tape, so that you can still register your artwork.

Watch this quick video to further explain how to use block-out tape.

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