Keip Brothers, established in 1936, is a printing supply house based in Johannesburg, South Africa offering a complete range of products and services to the screen printer & pad printer.

Screen printing is used extensively in industry due to the advantage of high ink deposit for bold definition on all surfaces such as paper, cardboard, corrugated board, metal, plastics, glass, vinyl, fabrics, printed circuits, packaging containers etc.

From our extensive stock we offer Swiss-manufactured screen fabrics such as PET 1000, PA 1000, Stainless Steel and e’Mesh which are quality system ISO 9001 approved. Other screen printing materials we stock include imported Photo Emulsion, De-coat Powder, K4 Ghost Image Remover, Cleaner Paste and Degreaser, Two-component frame adhesive, and a full range of auxiliary products such as Textile Inks and pigments, solvent based inks and solvents.

We also manufacture screen printing equipment such as Graphic Tables, T-shirt printers, Screen Darkroom Equipment, clamps and screen supports, jigs etc. in the quality necessary to the modern screen printer. Our machinery price includes a training course for you and your staff that covers all aspects of screen printing from frame manufacture to choice and stretching of mesh, screen darkroom process and printing with the equipment purchased.

To complement our range of machinery we also carry the very popular HANDi_pad Manual Pad Printer, pneumatic pad printers, Hot Foiling & Embossing equipment and accessories. Pad printing is ideal for printing shaped objects or items with a textured surface e.g. golf balls and pens. Hot Foiling is ideal for marking promotional items made of leather such as diaries, folders and key rings.

In addition we offer a 24-hour turnaround time on stretching and screen exposure, typesetting and photographic positives (up to A3 size) and technical training.

All our products and services are subjected to the highest quality control to meet the exacting standards required for screen and pad printing production. Our Swiss screen fabrics have an unsurpassed reputation.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any queries or technical problems.

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