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General Use Bases

For those who like to mix their own inks and custom colors, it all starts with a quality base.  But not all bases are created equal!  Texsource carries bases for almost every need from the brands that are known industry leaders.  Have a question about which base to use?  Call us anytime at 888-344-4657 and talk to a qualified sales rep who can answer even the most difficult questions.  Put our years of screen printing experience to work for you!
  • Aquarius Base HS (High Solids) | Texsource

    Aquarius Base HS (High Solids)

    Avient
    Original price $129.00 - Original price $485.02
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    Current price $129.00

    Achieve Durability and Color Performance Zodiac™ Aquarius™ high solids white and clear base inks are designed to meet the durability and crock per...

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  • Aquarius Bright Discharge Base ZF | Texsource

    Aquarius Bright Discharge Base ZF

    Avient
    Original price $43.26 - Original price $153.83
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    $43.26 - $153.83
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    Current price $43.26

    Aquarius™ Bright Discharge ZF range consists of a high opacity soft hand discharge white and a soft, bright discharge base. Designed to achieve br...

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  • Aquarius Base HS (High Solids) | Texsource

    Aquarius Soft Base

    Avient
    Original price $44.47 - Original price $151.90
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    $44.47 - $151.90
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    Current price $44.47

    Zodiac™ Aquarius™ water-based inks have been developed to meet the sustainability demands of the consumer without compromising the performance and...

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  • International Coatings 720 Softhand Clear Base
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    International Coatings 720 Softhand Clear Base

    International Coatings
    Original price $35.79 - Original price $84.16
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    Current price $35.79

    720 Softhand Clear Base is a super clear, curable extender base plastisol. This product is formulated to soften, extend and increase flow character...

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  • Rutland Barrier Base for Screen Printing | Texsource

    Rutland Barrier Base

    Rutland
    Original price $52.45 - Original price $777.94
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    Current price $52.45

    Gallon Size.  ES0266 NPT Barrier Base is a high opaque, low-bleed underbase that has been formulated for maximum opacity and excellent bleed resis...

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  • Rutland Chino Base for Screen Printing | Texsource

    Rutland Chino Base

    Rutland
    Original price $108.49 - Original price $467.17
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    Current price $108.49

    Gallon Size.  Rutland ES0250 Chino Base allows you to produce extremely soft Sepia Tone or Tone-on-Tone prints.  It can be colored to your specifi...

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  • Rutland Very Opaque Base for Screen Printing | Texsource

    Rutland Very Opaque Base

    Rutland
    Original price $48.48 - Original price $458.56
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    Current price $48.48

    Rutland EH0540 NPT VO Base is now formulated as a press-ready non-phthalate plastisol base for mixing colors using C3 NPT Color Boosters and printi...

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  • Texsource Clear FF Fast Fusion Base

    Texsource Clear FF Fast Fusion Base

    Texsource
    Original price $32.34 - Original price $115.98
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    Current price $32.34

    Clear FF Base and Colors are wet-on-wet plastisols formulated to cure at lower temperatures than conventional plastisols. FF Colors are suitable fo...

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  • Texsource Fine Wet on Wet Base

    Texsource
    Original price $23.19 - Original price $41.41
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    Current price $23.19

    Fine Wet on Wet Base is a transparent base used in process color printing. It gives the ink a short body that prints very well wet-on-wet and helps...

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  • Texsource First Down Clear Base for Screen Printing

    Texsource First Down Clear

    Texsource
    Original price $22.10 - Original price $40.77
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    Current price $22.10

    Texsource First Down achieves excellent results when a soft hand feel is desired after the printing process is complete.   It is not designed to re...

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  • Texsource GEN Base for Screen Printing

    Texsource GEN Base

    Texsource
    Original price $21.39 - Original price $170.24
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    Current price $21.39

    Texsource Gen Base is specifically formulated to handle high pigment loads (up to 25%). This base is a high opacity base for the blending of SO Ink...

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  • Texsource GEN Halftone Base for Screen Printing

    Texsource GEN Halftone Base

    Texsource
    Original price $20.47 - Original price $40.45
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    Halftone Base is a BALANCED clear ink base that is similar to Extender Base except it DOES NOT HAVE inert opacifying materials or bulking agents. I...

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  • Texsource Over Print Gel Clear for Screen Printing

    Texsource Over Print Gel Clear

    Texsource
    Original price $41.90 - Original price $95.85
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    Current price $41.90

    Over Print Gel Clear is a super smooth, multi-purpose gloss clear that can be used in both High Density printing techniques and as a flat overprint...

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  • Texsource Soft Hand Base for Screen Printing

    Texsource Soft Hand Base

    Texsource
    Original price $20.32 - Original price $191.32
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    Current price $20.32

    Soft Hand Base makes it possible to print soft hand feeling prints using plastisol inks. The base softens the plastisol ink enough to allow more a...

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  • Union Mixopake Soft Hand Base for Screen Printing | Texsource
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    Union Mixopake Soft Hand Base

    Union Ink
    Original price $33.71 - Original price $81.99
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    Current price $33.71

    This product is designed to be used as part of an ink mixing system.   Instructions:100% cotton white or dyed fabric. Consistent & accurate col...

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  • Union Tru-Tone Process Halftone Base | Texsource

    Union Tru-Tone Process Halftone Base

    Union Ink
    Original price $32.59 - Original price $110.09
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    Current price $32.59

    Union Ink’s Tru-Tone (PRPE) plastisol inks are the premier inks for process color printing on textiles. Tru-Tone inks have extremely accurate, cons...

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  • Union Ultrasoft Extender Base for Screen Printing | Texsource

    Union Ultrasoft Extender Base

    Union Ink
    Original price $33.43 - Original price $80.90
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    Current price $33.43

    Best used on light and medium colored shirts, hot-split and cold-peel transfers. 100% Cotton fabrics only. Stencils: Use any direct emulsion or ca...

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