All of our squeegee blades are made from spun urethane polymers. All our blades have good resistance to solvents and water based inks. These blades also exhibits good abrasion resistance which means the blade stays sharper longer. All our blades have overall dimensions of 50mm x 9mm. Our most popular blade is our No 11. It is available in 3 different hardness values. The blades are colour coded for each hardness (Shore Value). The blades shape is rectangle given two sharp edges for print flood stroke.
Our handles are made from aluminium. We can make custom squeegee handles up to 2 metres wide. See our price lists below for our standard range of handles
The medium blade is used by ninety five percent of our customers. Print quality will be good and any imperfections in base board or substrate will be minimised by this blade. This Blade has a shore A value of 70 - 75.
When using the soft blade you may get a less sharp image but your ink deposit will be increased resulting in more opacity and thicker print. This blade is used mainly by water based textile printers. see our number 18 blade which will increase ink deposits even more. This Blade has a shore value of 60 - 65
Blade 35. It has all the advantages, print with a soft and hard blade at the same time. The blade is made from a combination of a hard white centre piece and two soft blue outer pieces. This type of blade is great for printing on uneven surfaces and still achieving a that sharp print. This Blade has a shore value of 65 outer edge, inner piece has a shore value of 90.