Lightning Manual Screen Printing Press

Innovative and highly durable design, perfect for a starter press or small printing shops.

Maximum Screen Size 26″ x 36″.
Maximum Print Area 21” x 28”.

Available in configurations of: 4 stations/4 colors up to 8 stations/8 colors.

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Description

The Lightning is Anatol’s commercial-grade manual screen printing machine, designed for years of trouble-free printing. Strong but lightweight, the Lightning is simple to move and set up. The Lightning is ergonomically designed for easy use and the dual bearing system allows for smooth motion printing all day long. The side clamps are adjustable to hold 26″x36″ screens or smaller. Feature for feature, it’s the best value in its class. The Lightning is available in configurations of 4 Stations/4 Colors, 4 Stations/6 Colors, 6 Stations/6 Colors, 4 Stations/8 Colors, or 8 Stations/8 Colors.

Standard features

Design and Construction
  • Double bearing registration locks ensure the utmost print quality when running multi-color jobs
  • Strong but lightweight steel frame for easy movement
  • Side screen clamps provide maximum stability
  • 100% tool-less setup and operation
Registration
  • Fine threaded micro registration (same system as our automatic presses)
  • Compatible with Anatol’s ARME pre-registration system, as well as many other common pre-registration systems available on the market
  • Easy-to-read micro registration targets
  • Three point micro registration: front to back, side to side and rotational movement
Options
  • Air screen clamps
  • Youth and sleeve pallets
  • Choice of rear screen clamps
  • Quick-release pallet system
  • Quartz flash cure units on height-adjustable floor stands
Print Heads
  • Print heads have an adjustable, guided spring tensioning system that does not require lubrication
  • Off-contact and screen pitch adjustments are located on each print head
  • ’’All Heads Down’’ feature allows you to print any color from any pallet, available on model configurations of 4/4, etc 6/6 and 8/8 models
Pallet System
  • Slide style pallet system
  • Laser alignment system for quick and easy apparel positioning
  • 16’’x22’’ solid aluminum, low profile rubber-coated pallets standard, with a wide varienty of custom pallets available separately
Air screen clamps
  • Secure your screens instantly with the flick of a switch to ensure exact registration alignment. (Requires air compressor.)

Lightning Specifications

 

Colors/StationsDiameterMax Screen SizeMax Print SizeStandard Pallet Size
4/49’6″ (290 cm)
with screens in
26″ x 36″
66 cm x 91 cm
21″ x 28″
53 cm x 71 cm
16″ x 22″
41 cm x 56 cm
6/49’6″ (290 cm)
with screens in
26″ x 36″
66 cm x 91 cm
21″ x 28″
53 cm x 71 cm
16″ x 22″
41 cm x 56 cm
6/69’6″ (290 cm)
with screens in
26″ x 36″
66 cm x 91 cm
21″ x 28″
53 cm x 71 cm
16″ x 22″
41 cm x 56 cm
8/410’10” (330 cm)
with screens in
26″ x 36″
66 cm x 91 cm
21″ x 28″
53 cm x 71 cm
16″ x 22″
41 cm x 56 cm
8/810’10” (330 cm)
with screens in
26″ x 36″
66 cm x 91 cm
21″ x 28″
53 cm x 71 cm
16″ x 22″
41 cm x 56 cm
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Certification & Warranty

Premium service that will exceed your expectations

Customer Service and Support are a way of life at Anatol Equipment. We strive to improve our service to keep your equipment running like the day you had it installed. This is our commitment to every customer. Two-year limited warranty.

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Flash Cure Units

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Pre-Press Equipment

  • Aurora UV LED Exposure Unit
  • Cube – Screen Drying Cabinet
  • Formulator Screen Printing Ink Mixer

Printing Accessories

  • Screen Printing Press Pallets
  • Big Forge – In-line Heat Press
  • Cooling Fan module
  • Screen Rack

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