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Headwear Transfer 

How to Press Hats

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Set Temperature and Time

1
  • Polyester 290F (140C)

  • Cotton 320F (160C)

  • 8 seconds

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Load a Test Hat

2

Fold back headband and spend time to make sure hat fully conforms to the platen (use the smallest platen that works).

Set Pressure

3
  • Manual Press: Tighten dial until the press won’t close. Loosen dial progressively until the press closes.

  • Hotronix Hat Press: 8-9

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Post Press: 3 Seconds

4

Pre press 3 seconds to flatten out. Check if hat is flat against the platen. If not, creases will show and you will not get a good result. It needs to be flat!

Place Supacolor

5

Position the transfer on the garment. Lay teflon sheet or parchment paper over the Supacolor.

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Press: 8-12 Seconds

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Peel Immediately 

7

Hot peel immediately from a corner in one smooth motion. Peel with confidence and without hesitation.

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Post-Press: 2 Seconds

8

Use a teflon sheet or parchment to seal the edges of the Supacolor.