Silk Screen Pins
How is this type of pin made?
Also known as “Screenprint Pins”, these pins have no metal borders around each individual color. A base coat is laid over the pins, each color is pressed through a screen, by one at a time with the help of a roller, then it is dried. The artwork is made on precise dimensions.
After each color is done, a protective coat is applied to prevent from scratches and/or fading.
How durable are these pins?
It is a little bit less durable compared to Soft Enamel Pins, backs can break from rough handling. But the surface coated with epoxy is fairly durable
These pins are made for who?
This type of pin is very popular with corporations, and sports teams who use these for trading pins.
This pin is also for those who require or prefer precise dimensions of the artwork, such as replication of existing logos.
Additionally, this type of pin is for those who do not want raised metal borders between each color, because they prefer a smooth and shiny finish.
A Silk Screen pin is also for those who look for an economical option, it is relatively cheaper, compared to other types of pins.
Lastly, a Silk Screen pin is for those who require bright colors with sharp contrast between colors,and it is good for text.
For Silk Screen pricing, please visit the Silk Screen page here