Hobby Screen Printing Equipment Startup Packages

Scout Start-Up Screen Printing Package

At Lawson we know getting started can be difficult. There is much to buy and remember, with so many things going on around you. That's why we've brought together this collection of essentials to make your beginning a little easier. Find the package that best fits your needs and get started today.

Starts at Only $1,895.00
Domestic Crating and Textile Tech Class for One Person Included

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    Lawson Screen & Digital Products provides screen printing machine packages and supplies to start silk screen printing garments and other promotional products. Whether you operate a storefront, sell online, or print out of a garage or basement, Lawson’s screen printing kits are right for you. As a family owned and operated business and the oldest U.S. screen printing manufacturer, Lawson provides more than just the best start-up screen printing equipment. We offer 24/7 training, education, technical support and business coaches so your new t-shirt business will succeed. Lawson is truly a company of people who care.

    Lawson’s Scout Start-Up Screen Printing Package is great for those looking to print t-shirts for fun. This basic screen printing equipment kit will get you up and running to start printing shirts with professional grade and made in the U.S.A equipment. This screen printing equipment package is great for those starting out or new to screen printing.

    The Scout Screen Printing Start-Up kit allows you to get started printing t-shirts, hoodies, sweatshirts and long sleeves. Lawson’s screen printing equipment is great for printing out of your house, apartment, basement or garage. All of the equipment is transportable and easy to move around.

    Scout Screen Printing Start-Up Package Equipment

    Scout Printing Press. This compact press is ideal for those getting into screen printing. Better than those DIY presses, the Scout is specifically designed for the budget and space conscious. All-steel construction and sturdy mechanical components make this the perfect first-time press, or first “professional” press. The Scout comes fully assembled so you do not waste time having to put anything together.

    The Expo-NV is a completely self-contained table top screen printing exposure unit. It is ideal for beginner screen printers who are new to printing, work out of their home, basement or garage. As a plug-n-play exposure unit, there is nothing to set up. The unit even comes with its own heavy top for maximum compression between your film positive and screen. Compact and easily moved around, the Lawson Expo-NV uses standard 120-volt wiring.

    The Lawson Econo Flash is a consistent flash cure unit that is durable and reliable. The floor stand with locking castors features an “anti-tip” design. The pivoting head is smooth and makes flashing easy. The Flash Curing Pad is a great way to cure your t-shirts without a conveyor dryer. Attached below the Econo Flash, the pad allows you to dry shirts off your press to prevent heat building up on your platen or printing surface.

    Lawson start-up screen printing packages all include free screen printing supplies and hands-on training at any of our locations in St. Louis, MO or Atlanta, GA. Our intensive 2-day screen printing workshop offers a broad range of information and hands-on printing experience. We know the key to learning how to print is actually printing, which is why you’ll be “learning while doing” at Lawson’s Textile-Tech. The course is designed to teach you everything you need to know to start printing great looking t-shirts.

    Lawson Screen & Digital Products is a family owned and operated company that treats you like family. We offer all of our clients 24/7 technical and print support and FREE SHIPPING on all screen printing supplies through our E-store.

  • Standard Features

    The Included Multi-Tech Plastisol Ink Start Up Pro Kit Includes:
    The Free Lawson Start Up Pro Chemical and Screen Printing Start Up Pro Supply Kit Includes:

    Optional Features

    Screen Printing Books & Videos:

    Start your essential screen printing reference library with these best-selling books and videos. Tour a working shop and see each step in the job process with the Beginning Garment Screen Printing videoHow To Print T-Shirts for Fun & Profit is designed for the new printer and includes sample forms. Screen making is demonstrated in the Ulano Direct Emulsion video and the mysteries of pricing are explained in the book, Pricing for Profits.  $118

    Newman Roller Frames:

    Newman Roller Frames can re-tighten mesh when it loses tension. Don't throw away perfectly good mesh just because it lost some tension and doesn't register or slows down your print stroke. MZX manual press - 12, 24 or 36 frame kits include an MZX Tool Kit with SDI Torque Wrench, mesh alignment clips, a 7-130 Newton tension meter, 2 corner softening tools, fabric protectors, written instructions and a roll of Newman Zone Tape.

    MZX 23" x 26" OD Frames*
    12 Frame Kit $1,366.63
    24 Frame Kit $1,864.63
    36 Frame Kit $2,362.63

    Prices listed apply to frames with a square bar. Contact us for pricing on all roller frames.

    20" x 24" Mesh Panel Frames:

    With the Panel Frame, you can stretch your own frame in seconds. a unique, fast and earth-friendly concept in mesh to frame installment and reinstallment. Panel Frame is the evolution of screen frames for the textile and industrial screen print industry. Screens are assembled by installment of a specially designed mesh panel utilizing the hand tension tool. Mesh installment requires no glues or chemicals and is accomplished in less than one minute at high tension levels. Single color designs can be removed, stored and reinstalled for reruns. The assembly of the PanelFRAME requires very little space and no prior skill. The frame itself is patented and specially designed made of light weight aluminum that is 100% leak tested for years of performance.

    Watch the Panel Frame Video - It's so easy!

    20" x 24" O.D. Aluminum Frames:

    Aluminum frames are about 1 pound lighter than wood so they're easier to spin and stop. Welded corners ensure they are consistently square. Tensioned under meter control the high quality polyester monofiliment mesh is attached with chemical resistant glue. Add them now and get the best pricing. You choose the mesh counts.

    6 frames $143.93 - $195.32
    12 frames $287.85 - $382.58
    We will back order if we are out of stock

    Supplies/Chemicals:

    As your shop develops, you'll need advanced supplies. In this package add-on we have:

    700-003-1-PK
    Supply/Chemical Package Upgrade $210

     

    Hands-On Training:

    Textile Tech 2-Day Intensive Hands-On Screen Printing Class: This intensive two day screen printing workshop offers a broad range of information and hands-on printing experience. This training is great for the beginner. We offer this class monthly at our St. Louis Facility, and by appointment in Atlanta.

    Washout Sinks & Equipment:

    You will need a washout sink for processing screens after they are exposed, cleaning off ink with degradent and removing the stencil. For tougher stencils you will need a power washer.

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Saint Louis, MO 63115
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