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TensoRED Master Tensioning Frame

ALPHA® tensoRED® Master Tensioning Frame is the latest development in Alpha’s stencil range of state-of-the-art printing stencils. Designed to reduce the total cost of ownership of stencils  compared to other systems by creating tension without the need of air  pressure being applied to the frame.

Key Product Features and Benefits:

  • Reduced maintenance costs
  • Improved reliability
  • Improved manual handling for operators
  • More even tension* resulting in less paste smearing
  • Reduced variation in volume deposits*
  • Improved positional alignment on volume deposits*
  • No need to replace your ALPHA® Tetrabond foils

*compared to foil mounted in ALPHA® Tetra master frame during standard print trial testing



Q - Which stencil formats can you manufacture?
A - All formats : Tetra / Tetrabond / Vectorguard / Genesis / Tecfoil / FTS / Zelflex

Q - Sometimes my production schedule is tight , can you deliver same / next day?
A - We can deliver anywhere next day in the UK. Same day can also available if required

Q - Do I have to buy a new stencil adaptor to work with my printer if I use your stencils?
A - No - We can supply a pre-framed stencil to suit your printer or current tensioning system.

Q - What is the lead time to Ireland?
A - If we ship today the stencil would be delivered next working day.

Q - Is there any price increases based on the number of apertures?
A - No.

Q - What files are required in order to place a stencil order.
A - Preferably the full gerber pack so we can do a thorough check on the PCB data and ensure the correct design is applied. We can accept gerber or ODB++.

Q - What frame /stencil sizes can you offer.
A - All standard sizes up to 29”x29” – Larger meshed framed stencils can be produced but would be reviewed on request.

Q - I need production tooling as well as stencils can you supply print support fixtures?
A - Yes we offer a full range of tooling solutions, generally 5 working days or quick turnaround service if needed urgently.