A question from Flagstaff, AZ.
QUESTION: How long do screens last for screen printing?
ANSWER: If screens are taken care of properly, they can last a lifetime. This is especially true of retensionable screens. The mesh on retensionable screens can be tightened as necessary, essentially making them "new" again.
Rigid frame screens (wooden and aluminum frames) can also last for a very long time if just a few simple precautions are taken with them.
You should adopt the following practices to increase screen longevity:
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