SEFAR PME

The best performing screen printing mesh SEFAR PME has been specially developed and engineered by Sefar for the needs of high-end industrial screen printing.

Mesh Features

SEFAR PME is the best performing range of screen printing mesh for printers who need to expand the capabilities of their screen printing process. The mesh is made from an innovative, high modulus, high tensile strength yarn developed and manufactured by Sefar. This screen printing mesh solution offers stencil makers and printers maximum precision in extremely tight tolerances.
SEFAR PME enables the efficient and reliable production of stencils that allow for printing of the most demanding, high volume products – meeting the highest quality demands.

  • High modulus polyester yarn with increased tensile strength
  • Balanced and low mesh elongation
  • Minimal loss of tension
  • Adhesion optimized surface treatment
  • Resolution optimized mesh color
  • Uncompromised paste and ink release
  • Good antistatic properties
  • Knot and fault indication

Benefits

Screen/stencil maker benefit

  • Higher peak tension achievable
  • Risk reduction of mesh tearing
  • Rapid achievement of stable tension
  • Stable mesh geometry during stretching
  • Standardized stretching process
  • Reduced relaxation time
  • Increased productivity
  • Homogeneous emulsion application
  • Easy, safe capillary film transfer
  • High resolution with finest detail adhesion
  • Accurate transfer of the printing motif
  • UV spectrum matched absorption range
  • Adhesive passes easily through the mesh
  • Homogenous adhesive application
  • Reduced susceptibility of dust
  • Reduction of retouching
  • Optimization of mesh utilization
  • Cost reduction

Printer benefit

  • Improved dimensional accuracy
  • Risk reduction of stencils tearing on press
  • Lowest image distortion
  • Dimensionally stable artwork reproduction
  • Risk reduction of moiré
  • Increased printing speed
  • Screen reutilization increases
  • Outstanding stencil adhesion expands printable range of fine details
  • Increased stencil life time
  • Accurate image transfer during printing
  • Faithful and less-loss image reproduction
  • Maintenance of narrowest ink deposit tolerances
  • Reduced risk of pinholes
  • Error-free printing
  • Reduced downtime of the printing press
  • Waste and cost reduction


Applications

SEFAR PME has proven unbeatable, especially when going to the limits of what is possible in screen printing, particularly in the industrial production of printed electronic components and functional coatings as well as in all other applications that require highest screen printing performance.

  • Touchscreens
  • Keypads / membrane switches
  • Printed circuit boards
  • Tachometers
  • Flat-panel displays
  • Solar cells
  • Combination stencils
  • High-end graphic applications

SEFAR PCF

The pre-coated screen printing mesh – expose, develop, dry – print.
At last, standards that have long been in place for offset and flexographic printing are now available to professional screen printers: precise, standardized, industrially produced high-tech stencils ensure consistent, high quality prints.

Mesh Features

SEFAR PCF, ready-made print forms in constant top quality. SEFAR PCF is the innovative, unique pre-coated screen printing mesh for industrial screen printing and ensures superior print quality and efficiency. This innovative screen printing break- through is clean, space saving and environmental friendly.

  • Elimination of preparation steps in combination with maximum process reliability and coating quality
  • Unsurpassed UV-light undercutting protection
  • Standard range
  • Environmental friendly

Benefits

Screen / stencil maker benefit

  • Eliminates the purchase of emulsion and complex coating processes
  • Reduced handling of the screens
  • Optimal stencil quality with minimum effort
  • The tension drop is low and balanced
  • Broad exposure latitude
  • Very precise image transfer
  • Optimization of storage management
  • High reliability ensures continuous production
  • No storage of emulsions
  • Reduced use of chemicals in the stencil making process

Printer benefit

  • Print on demand
  • Most accurate reproduction
  • Longest stencil life
  • Elimination of cleaning, stripping and ghost imaging removal
  • High reproducibility of the stencil
  • Best edge definition in print
  • Ensured continuous delivery of stencils
  • No surprises in press
  • Reduction of the cleaning cycles
  • Reduced storage of chemicals
  • Increased operational safety


Applications


Expand your options with SEFAR PCF for screen printing on plastic containers, labels, glass ware, optical discs and many other challenging print substrates.

  • Plastic containers
  • Labels
  • Glass hollow ware
  • Optical discs
  • And many others

SEFAR ELECTRONICLINE

Screen Printing Mesh for Efficient Printed Circuit Board Production

Sefar’s end-to-end capabilities (from yarn to mesh) enable the development of precise, application-specific products. Its achievements are as follows:
SEFAR® ELECTRONICLINE is – low tensile, efficient and accurate engraving for screen printing in the printed circuit board (PCB) industry – A family of clean printed meshes. SEFAR® ELECTRONICLINE delivers state-of-the-art reproducible printing results, It guarantees reliability and economy.

Mesh Features

  • Stable and low level mesh tension
  • Surface treatment to strengthen adhesion
  • Best ink ejection
  • Excellent antistatic properties
  • Knot defect display
  • Product specialized for industry
  • Manufactured to meet the highest industry standards

SEFAR PET 1500

Mesh Features

SEFAR PET 1500 the most comprehensive range of screen printing mesh for an efficient and reproducible stencil production. It meets all the requirements for detail reproduction, homogeneity of face printing, print run consistency and registration accuracy in multi-color printing. The special SEFAR PET 1500 surface treatment aims to improve adhesion, good wettability and good antistatic properties. These features allow a high quality and efficient processing of all commercially available screen printing systems.

  • Unsurpassed UV-light undercutting protection of yellow mesh
  • Adhesion and preparation optimized mesh surface
  • Reproducible mesh relaxation
  • Good ink and paste release behaviour
  • Good antistatic behavior thanks to Sefar antistatic treatment
  • Wide standard range with high availability

Benefits

Screen / stencil maker benefit

  • Sharp-edged reproduction of the artwork on the stencil
  • Finest detail reproduction
  • Homogeneous coating
  • Easy capillary film application
  • The tension drop is stable and low
  • Process and product reliability
  • Adhesive passes good through the mesh, therefore less problem in bonding the mesh to the frame
  • Reduced susceptibility of dust
  • Reduction of retouching time
  • Optimizing of storage management
  • Short delivery time
  • High reliability ensures continuous production

Printer benefit

  • High reproducibility
  • Best edge definition in print
  • Extended screen life
  • High quality image reproduction
  • Better color to color reproduction
  • Good reproducibility of fine details
  • Uniform ink application
  • Maintaining of tightest color shade tolerances
  • Error-free and clean printing
  • Reduction of waste in the print process
  • Ensured continual delivery of stencils
  • Unlimited options of ink/paste film thickness


Applications

SEFAR PET 1500 impresses with its performance in a wide variety of applications, ranging from graphic screen printing in small and large sizes, such as posters, displays, and signage; printing on plastics such as sporting goods, thermoformed parts, etc.; on the decoration of ceramic, directly or indirectly, and on up to textile printing and other industrial printing tasks.

  • Ceramics
  • Electronics
  • Glass
  • Graphics
  • Plastics and Packaging
  • Textiles

SEFAR BASIC

Mesh Features

SEFAR BASIC is a compact and economic screen printing mesh 100% made by Sefar.
SEFAR BASIC means ease of use and screen printing results without compromise.

  • Standard range with good availability
  • Economical
  • 100% made by Sefar

Benefits

Screen / stencil maker benefit

  • High reliability ensures continuous production
  • Competitive screen making
  • Consistent mesh performance

Printer benefit

  • Secure continuous delivery of stencils
  • Reduced print cost
  • Process reliability


Applications

SEFAR BASIC is designed and manufactured for t-shirts, textile and ceramic printing applications.

  • T-shirt
  • Textile
  • Ceramic

SEFAR PA 1000

Mesh Features

SEFAR PA is based on polyamide yarn, known worldwide also as nylon. SEFAR PA is characterized by excellent mechanical properties and ease of processing. SEFAR PA is ideal for printing applications using abrasive inks such as the ceramic industry and its high elasticity is ideal for applications where the stencil has to fit to shaped substrates.

  • Excellent abrasion resistance of the yarn material
  • Mesh surface has excellent adhesion properties
  • High elasticity
  • Good antistatic behavior thanks to Sefar antistatic treatment

Benefits

Screen / stencil maker benefit

  • Extension of applications
  • Homogeneous coating with emulsion
  • Process reliability when using capillary films and emulsions
  • Compatible with all standard emulsions
  • Easy to stretch
  • Simple, reliable and user-friendly screen production
  • Reducing susceptibility to dust in the stencil production
  • Reduction of retouching

Printer benefit

  • Particularly suitable for printing applications using abrasive inks
  • Longer stencil life when used on critical substrates
  • Ideal for applications where the stencil material must fit to shaped substrates
  • Production reliability due to reduced risk of electrostatic charge
  • Error-free, smooth and clean printing
  • Reduction of waste and increased production efficiency


Applications

SEFAR PA is suitable for applications that require the use of highly abrasive colors and wherever the stencil has to fit to shaped substrates: For example, printing on tiles, plastic or glass containers.

  • Plastic containers
  • Glass hollow ware
  • Tiles

SEFAR GLASSLINE

Mesh Features

SEFAR GLASSLINE is the screen printing mesh of choice when it comes to produce various sizes of stencils for the glass  industry. SEFAR GLASSLINE provides the most reproducible printing results for glass applications in cars, buses, trucks and special vehicles. It also offers exceptional image quality and durability for functional and decorative exterior and interior  construction glass, as well as in home appliance glass applications. 

  • Precise mesh geometry with balanced and low elongation
  • Adhesion optimized surface treatment
  • Exposure-optimized yellow mesh coloration
  • Good antistatic behavior thanks to Sefar antistatic treatment
  • Knot and fault indication
  • Industry specific product range up to a mesh width of 4 meters
  • Manufactured to meet the highest industry standards

Benefits

Screen / stencil maker benefit

  • Efficient stretching process due to the low and balanced mesh elongation
  • Best reproduction of tension values, as the mesh geometry is precisely maintained
  • Excellent stencil adhesion
  • Reliable and homogeneous coating with emulsion
  • Compatible with all standard emulsions
  • Accurate reproduction from the artwork to the stencil
  • Reducing susceptibility to dust in the stencil production
  • Reduction of retouching
  • Efficient, rational stencil production and quality control
  • Cost reduction thanks to the optimization

Printer benefit

  • Best repeatability of ink or paste deposit
  • Consistently high print quality
  • Reduction of costs due to longer stencil life
  • Less downtime due to premature stencil breakdown on the printing press during high volume printing
  • Best edge definition and detail reproduction of heating conductor lines as well as of fine functional and decorative elements
  • Production reliability due to reduced risk of electrostatic charge
  • Reduction of waste and increased production efficiency
  • No surprises on press due to a missed knot
  • Process reliability thanks to the high quality stencils
  • Repeatable and uncompromising print quality


Applications


SEFAR GLASSLINE is a wide range of medium-coarse screen printing mesh for industrial printing applications on glass. The properties of SEFAR GLASSLINE are precisely tailored to the needs of the glass industry. Its precise mesh geometry, low elongation, high tensile strength and excellent stencil  adhesion, ensure a lean stencil production process an.

  • Automotive glass
  • Construction glass
  • Home appliance glass
  • Hollow glass