Metamark Heat Transfer
The high-quality polyurethane film has an attractive matt, reflection-free surface laminated with a thermal adhesive. It is washable at 60'C and is recommended for use with a heat transfer press. This Heat transfer Flex can be applied to Cotton, Cotton / Polyester Mix and Polyester / Acrylic Mix. Click on the 'application guidelines' link for more information.
MetaTex Heat Transfer Flex for Textiles
- Matt Polyurethane
- Thermally Activated Adhesive
- Polyester Transfer Film
- MetaTex Finishes: 22 Standard Colours / 2 Fluorescent
- Machine washable at 60'C
Application of Heat Transfer Flex (MetaTex)
Reverse cut the film using a 45° blade. Once weeded, the product can be applied to the textile using a heat transfer press, applying pressure through the Polyester liner. Remove the liner immediately after pressing, when the film is still hot, and then press again for 2 seconds. Colours may overlaid. We recommend that you always perform a test on the textile first.
|Cotton||165 - 175°C||20 - 25 sec||High|
|Cotton / Polyester [Mix]||165 - 175°'C||20 - 25 sec||High|
|Polyester / Acrylic [Mix]||160 - 170°C||15 - 20 sec||Medium|
Application of Heat Transfer Flex (MD-MX Digital)
Print the image, orientated the correct way round. Allow 24 hours before weeding, and pressing. Once weeded, apply MX application tape to lift the print. Use a heat transfer press, applying pressure through the application tape. Press first for 8-10 seconds, before removing the application tape, then covering the image with a silicone-release paper and pressing for 17 sec. It is recommended to test a sample print. Wash inside out. Please note that these guidelines may vary.