Heat Transfer Application Instructions

Please Note: Do not use a home iron! You need a commercial heat press. Click here for details. These instructions might vary depending on the transfer machine being used for the application. Variances in time, pressure, and/or pressure might be necessary. Proper temperature testing of the heating element is strongly recommended.

    3D Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 340-350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 8-10 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

    Applique Application Instructions

    1. With Heat Press Machine – 350 degrees for 20 seconds or 375 degrees for 15 seconds with medium pressure.
    2. Use of a protective cloth is recommended.
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    Cold Peel Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 375 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium.
    3. Print for 12 seconds.
    4. Rub surface with eraser or cloth.
    5. Allow to cool completely/peel cold.
    6. Pull transfer paper from side to side or top to bottom in an even sweeping motion.
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    ColorTrans Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set temperature at 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    3. Set pressure to 55-60 lbs.
    4. Print for 4-6 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
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    EasyTrans Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set temperature at 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    3. Set pressure to 55-60 obs (medium pressure)
    4. Print 4-6 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
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    Solar Trans Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 375 Degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at heavy 45 - 55 lbs.
    3. Print 8 - 10 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
    5. Light colors only

    Foil Application Instructions

    1. Pre press garment for 7 seconds before applying transfer.
    2. Set pressure at high.
    3. Set temperature at 375 degrees Fahrenheit.
    4. Foil designs come with a silicone paper to go over the foil before printing.
    5. Place design with shiny side facing you and cover with silicone paper.
    6. Print 13 seconds.
    7. Rub surface with eraser or cloth.
    8. Allow to cool completely and remove cover sheet.

    Foil Roll Application Instructions

    1. First, either apply the above mentioned plastisol heat transfers or direct prints to the garment.
    2. Cut the Textile Foil to the desired shape and place it, color side up, over the area chosen to be "foiled". (If Textile Foil is not placed over the entire design, cover the exposed plastisol ink areas with release paper to shield them from the hot platen).
    3. Heat press temperature should be 280-375F. Pressure: 35 psi to 60 psi. Dwell time: 4-10 seconds over a transfer; 10-15 seconds if applying over a direct print.
    4. Stripping: Foil may be pulled within seconds after pressing the foil and garment with the heat press. Pull time will vary depending on material, heat and adhesive used.
    5. For best results the color of ink used for the heat transfer or direct print to be "foiled" should either be black or a complimentary color of the foil. This will help mask any chipping or tarnishing of the foil with repeated washings.

    Glitter Application Instructions

    1. Pre-heat garment for 5-10 seconds.
    2. Set pressure at medium to high.
    3. Set temperature at 385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    4. Print 8-10 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot.

    High Definition - Lights Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 385-400 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 8 to 10 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

    High Definition - DarkApplication Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 365-375 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 8 to 10 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

    High Definition - GlitterApplication Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 385-400 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 12-15 seconds.
    4. Peel Cold (let transfer cool 15-20 seconds before peeling).

    High Definition With Rhinestone Application Instructions

    Transfer HD Transfer
    1. Temperature: 385˚ - 400˚F
    2. Pressure: Medium/Heavy 45 - 55 PSI
    3. Time: 8 - 10 Sec. - Hot Peel Immediately
    Rhinestones
    1. Peel backing from rhinestone transfer and position holes in applied design. Cover entire design with Teflon before pressing.
    2. Temperature: 375˚ - 400˚F
    3. Pressure: Medium/Heavy 45 - 55 PSI
    4. Time: 8 - 10 Sec. - Warm Peel, 10 seconds after heat pressed

    Hot Peel Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 390-400 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium.
    3. Print 10-12 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
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    Hot Peel (Oversize) Application Instructions

    1. Place garment sideways on platen with neck band just outside the left edge of the lower platen.
    2. Place transfer on the garment so that the image begins approximately 1" inside the left edge of the platen.
    3. Close machine and press for 390 degrees for 10 seconds.
    4. Open machine and immediately peel paper from left to right stopping approximately 2" before reaching the right edge of the platen. This leaves a strip where the paper remains adhered to the garment.
    5. Move the garment and the transfer to the left being careful to leave the paper adhered to the 2" strip. The garment should come to rest with the adhered portion of the design slightly inside the left edge of the bottom platen and the un-pressed portion of the design totally within the platen area.
    6. Repeat step #3.
    7. Open the machine and immediately peel all of the paper away from the garment.
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    Letter Application Instructions

    1. Preheat bottom pad before applying by locking the top platen down for 60 seconds. This helps the ink to flow properly during the application.
    2. Peel desired letters off of release paper, by peeling from one corner.
    3. Position letters grainy side down facing garment and smooth side up facing you.
    4. Cover with cover sheet provided.
    5. Close machine and press at a temperature of 340 degrees Fahrenheit for 8 seconds or 365 degrees Fahrenheit for 4 seconds.
    6. Open machine and peel off cover sheet.
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    Mixed Media Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Peel the white sheet and discard.
    3. Place sticky side down on the garment.
    4. Set pressure at moderate.
    5. Set temperature at 300-330 degrees Fahrenheit.
    6. Print 15-20 seconds.
    7. Let it cool for about 30 sec. and peel off the plastic very slowly.

    Neon Blacklight Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 380-385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 8-10 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

    Perfect Peel Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment for about 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set temperature at 375-385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    3. Set pressure to Medium.
    4. Print 7-10 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

      For Glitter designs allow to cool before peeling.

    Puff Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 360-385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Place sweatshirt on top of bottom pad for added pressure.
    3. Set pressure at medium.
    4. Print 6 to 8 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot.
    6. Pull transfer paper from side to side or top to bottom in one, even sweeping motion.
    7. DO NOT drag transfer paper across garment. Dragging transfer paper may cause balance of print to cool before remaining paper is removed. This will cause holes in the ink deposit on garment.
    8. DO NOT touch or rub before removing transfer paper. This will also produce holes in the ink deposit.
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    Rhinestone Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 327 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Remove the white plastic backing from the transfer.
    4. Place the transfer face up on the fabric.
    5. Press for 13 seconds.
    6. Let cool for several minutes and peel off the plastic very slowly.
    7. Press again directly on the design for 5 seconds.
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    Rhinestud Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 327 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Remove the white plastic backing from the transfer.
    4. Place the transfer face up on the fabric.
    5. Press for 13 seconds.
    6. Let cool for several minutes and peel off the plastic very slowly.
    7. Press again directly on the design for 5 seconds.
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    SubliFab with Rhinestuds Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Peel the white sheet and discard.
    3. Place sticky side down on the garment.
    4. Set pressure at heavy.
    5. Set temperature at 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    6. Print 8 seconds.
    7. Peel warm (about 10 seconds), in one continuous, smooth motion.

    Neon Rhinestud Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 335-350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Remove the white plastic backing from the transfer.
    4. Place the transfer face up on the fabric.
    5. Press for 12-15 seconds.
    6. Let cool for several minutes and peel off the plastic very slowly.

    Sequins Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Peel the white sheet and discard.
    3. Place sticky side down on the garment.
    4. Set pressure at heavy.
    5. Set temperature at 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
    6. Print 10 seconds.
    7. Peel warm (about 3-4 seconds), in one continuous, smooth motion.

    Sparkle Puff Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 365-375 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy pressure.
    3. Print 6-8 seconds
    4. Peel warm (wait about 5 seconds), in one continuous, smooth rapid motion.

    Lumi-Trans Application Instructions

    1. Set temperature at 375-385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    2. Set pressure at medium to heavy.
    3. Print 10 to 12 seconds.
    4. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
    5. These instructions might vary depending on the transfer machine being used for the application. Variances in time, pressure, and/or temperature might be necessary. Proper temperature testing of the heating element is strongly recommended.

    VibraTrans Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set temperature at 390 degrees Fahrenheit.
    3. Set pressure to 55-70 lbs.
    4. Print for 8-12 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.
    6. Cover transfer with a non-stick sheet and press again at 390 egress Fahrenheit for 5 seconds.
    7. Remove non-stick sheet.
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    Warm Peel Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment; 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set pressure at high.
    3. Set temperature at 385 deg. Fahrenheit.
    4. Print 8-10 seconds.
    5. Peel warm (wait about 5 seconds), in one continuous, smooth rapid motion.

    Plush Application Instructions

    1. Pre-press garment for about 5-7 seconds.
    2. Set temperature at 375 degrees Fahrenheit.
    3. Set pressure to Heavy.
    4. Print 10 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot, in one continuous, smooth, rapid motion.

    Glow In The Dark Application Instructions

    1. Pre press garment for 7 seconds before applying transfer.
    2. Set pressure at Medium.
    3. Set temperature at 385 degrees Fahrenheit.
    4. Print 10 seconds.
    5. Peel immediately while hot.
    6. Hold up to a light or wear outside in natural daylight for a few seconds to "activate" the glow.