Screen printing line: DEK line 1

Screen printing line: DEK line 1
Transnational Access Activity/Installation
TA3. Prototype fabrication • TA3.3. Industrial printing

Equipment: DEK line 1
Technique: Screen printing
Contact person (RISE): Yusuf Mulla (yusuf.mulla@ri.se)
Responsible: Kathrin Freitag (kathrin.freitag@ri.se)

Description: DEK printing line 1 includes a semi automated screen printing machine (DEK Horizon 03iX) for printing line on flat substrates. For curing of the inks, a Natgraph conveyer belt oven is available with the ability to cure with heat, UV and/or IR. Frames can be washed in a frame cleaner (InJet 388-CRRD). Leica microscope and electrical characterization equipment available for mid operation inspections to ensure print quality and functionality. Krüss mobile surface analyzer available upon request for rapid inspection of surface free energy of substrates. 

Specifications: The maximum print area for the DEK Horizon 03iX is A3 size. The minimum feature size is around 50 µm and the alignment accuracy is ±12,5 μm.