Unisub Aluminum Plaques & Signs

Instruction Details

Temperature:
400°F / 204.44°C
Time:
55 - 70 seconds
Pressure:
Light
Substrate:
U5732, U5782-002, U9697 (Part numbers may vary by distributor)

Additional Items Needed

Heat Press Method Instructions

U6600 - 70 seconds
U5732, U5782-002, U9697 - 55 seconds

1. Place protective paper on the bottom of the press.

2. Remove the plastic peel coating from the metal, this is the imaging side.

3. Adhere the transfer to the metal using Adhesive Spray or heat tape.

4. Place the metal, imaging side face-down onto the transfer, on top of the protective paper. Add a sheet of protective paper on top. Press.

5) Remove the transfer from the metal quickly, be sure to take care as the metal will be hot.

OUR INSTRUCTIONS ARE BASED ON USING A DK20S, DK3110 AND/OR A COUNTER TOP CONVECTION OVEN. TIMES AND TEMPERATURES WILL VARY DEPENDING ON WHICH EQUIPMENT YOU USE.

Heat Press Pressure Cheat Sheet

Level
PSI
Press Dial Level
Average Human Resistance Felt
Contact Pressure
10-15 psi
1 on press dial
Where the platen just makes physical contact with product
Light Pressure
20 psi
2 on press dial
Resistant with one arm pressing down, easy with two arms
Medium Pressure
40-60 psi
3-5 on press dial
Resistant with two arms pressing down, doesn't require usage of shoulders
Heavy Pressure
80 psi
6 and up on dial
Very resistant with two arms pressing down, requires lifting of elbows and shoulders to lock in place

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