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How to apply heat transfer vinyl

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Heat transfer vinyl is currently the most used printing consumables for heat transfer.By material,HTV vinyl has PVC and PU heat transfer vinyl.No matter what material it is, they have the same operation steps.It is easy to apply.
The entire operation steps of heat transfer vinyl are still very simple, it only takes a few minutes to learn and easy to use. However, the most troublesome step of the heat press vinyl is to tear off the vinyl on the back, which depends on the quality of the heat transfer vinyl itself. The following are the five steps of using the heat transfer vinyl to press and iron on the clothes.

How to use heat transfer vinyl?

1.Design the pattern on the computer and adjust the image path.
2.Use a cutting plotter to cut and engrave the heat transfer vinyl.Brands of cutting plotters popular in the market are Cricut and Silhouette.

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3.Appropriately tear off the excess edges around the design of heat press vinyl, Only the main image remains.
4.Put the t shirt vinyl flat on the clothes, and use the heat press machine to press and iron. The temperature set by the heat press machine is generally between 160°C and 180°C, (Different heat transfer vinyl are applied to different materials, and the temperature settings will be different).The pressing time is about 10 to 15 seconds.
If you use iron to transfer the design,you should adjust the correct mode on the iron according to your substrate.It is called iron on vinyl.All of our HTV vinyls are also suitable for DIY at home.

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5.After pressing, the layer on the surface of the heat transfer vinyl can be directly torn off. At this time, our design on the heat transfer vinyl has be perfectly printed on the clothes, which is not easy to fade, bright in color and washable.
After transfer,you should not wash the clothes until 24 hours.

VISION is a heat transfer vinyl factory that focus on the production of T-shirt printing consumables.If you are interested in our digital printing products or have any questions about our products,please cantact us.We are recruiting agents all over the world, if you want to be an excellent wholesaler in the T-shirt printing industry,let us know.