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Heat Printing with Polytrans Transfers

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on October 26, 2015
Heat Printing with Polytrans Transfers

Polytrans transfers are made with the same plastisol ink, adhesive, and paper as our popular Goof Proof® transfers; the only difference is the application instructions. Polytrans transfers are applied at a lower application temperature of 340ºF for 8-10 seconds using medium pressure, and peeled warm. This lower application temperature and longer heat printing time helps […]

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Combat Dye Migration with Elasti Prints®

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on September 18, 2015
Combat Dye Migration with Elasti Prints®

One of the most common problems in garment decoration is fighting dye migration caused by the garment color bleeding through the ink printed on the garment. To fight this problem, it’s important to understand the type of fabric that is used to construct the garment. As an example, 100% cotton is a natural (absorbent) material […]

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Heat Printing Digi Camo

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on March 18, 2015
Heat Printing Digi Camo

A shirt that is becoming increasingly popular is the digi camo shirts. When heat printing on digi camo shirts, the secret to success is to test first. We have a possible solution – our Elasti Prints® with a black blacking. With the Elasti Prints, you will need to add a black backing that will be […]

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