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DIY Tools | Woodworking #2: A 4 Color Screen Printing Press

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Blog entry by Humus Workshop posted 06-08-2016 11:19 PM 941 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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I made this machine based on plans from printingplans.com, anyway if you note some differences with the plans, it is because after a time working on it, I have made some changes in the dimensions of the parts and some reinforcements to improve the printings on other materials such as wood, for example.

This is a really versatile machine to make a lot of screen printing projects with great results, it can works with different materials as papers, fabrics, leather, wood and other porous materials.

Cut up parts

For more details you can watch the how-to video on my YouTube channel, and by the way don’t forget to hit the like button and subscribe if you have enjoyed, all those good things are a huge bonus for the channel and keeps me doing these projects. So thanks if you already did it.

Hardware list

1 Lazy Susan Turntable of 6” x 6” x 3/4”

6 Screws of 2.5” to 3”

8 Lag eye screws of 1/4” x 3/4”

4 Lag eye screws of 3/16” x 1 3/8”

8 Springs of 5/8” x 3 3/4”

8 Hook & Eye Turnbuckles of 3/16” x 4”

4 Hinges of 3 1/2” wide

8 Metal C clamps of 2” x 1”

16 Wood screws of 2” x 1/8”

For any questions feel free to leave them on the comments below, on a message or email me.

-- Think, make and share.



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#1 posted 06-13-2016 08:57 PM

Cool build. I’m sure you saved a bunch of bucks by building your own.

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