How to Press 100% Polo (Polyester)
Set Temperature and Time
Load a Test Polyester Garment
If possible, slip the platen through the shirt so there is only one layer of fabric on top. Otherwise, lay shirt on top of the platen. Avoid pockets if possible.
Manual Press: Tighten dial until the press won’t close. Loosen dial progressively until the press closes, use less pressure for polyester.
Hotronix and Geo Knight: 7-8
Pneumatic Press: 35-40 PSI
100% polyester does not hold moisture, so should not require a prepress unless you just need to smooth out the fabric for 2 seconds.
Place Supacolor transfer on the garment. Lay a teflon sheet or parchment paper over the Supacolor.
Press 8-10 Seconds
Hot peel immediately from a corner in one smooth motion. Peel with confidence and without hesitation.
Hold down shirt with your free hand for better control.
Post-Press: 2-4 Seconds
Use a teflon sheet or parchment to seal the edges of the Supacolor.