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Heat Pressing Info

 

Decorative Ceramic Plates

 

With Plate Puck

1) Preheat press to 400° and set to medium pressure - swing-a way press required

2) ALWAYS put paper or teflon between the Puck and the heating platen of the heat press to avoid damage to the teflon coating of the platen
3) Tape a 4˝ inch diameter transfer to center of the plate.  Image area should be limited to 4 1/8  inch diameter based on a 7 inch plate
4) Place the Teflon circle over the transfer
5) CAREFULLY place the Puck with a pair of pliers directly over the transfer
6) Put plate and Puck in heat press on top of the brown rubber plate pad and press for 7 minutes at 400 degrees.   DO NOT forget the paper between Puck and platen
7) Using oven mitts, remove plate and Puck from heat press.  Remove Puck from plate using pliers and put it in a safe place - CAUTION,  the Puck will be HOT.
8) Let the plate cool and remove transfer from plate

 

Note:   Additional plates can be pressed for 4 ˝  minutes as long as the Puck doesn't cool.   DO NOT forget the paper between Puck and platen.
 
 

 
 

With Plate Press

1) Preheat press to 400° and set to medium pressure

3) Tape a 4˝ inch diameter transfer to center of the plate. Image area should be limited to 4 1/8  inch diameter based on a 7 inch plate

4) Place the Teflon circle over the transfer

5) Plates should be pressed for 4 ˝  minutes adjusting time as necessary for your particular press
 
Note:   

- If you secure the transfer to the plate on four sides of the transfer, you can then loosen two sides at a time to visually inspect the plate after it has been imaged. If the image is light, you can easily reposition the transfer and provide additional heat time.

 
 

 
The information contained herein is included for illustrative purposes only and, to the best of our knowledge, is accurate and reliable.  ACP Technologies cannot, however, under any circumstances make any guarantee of results or assume any obligation or liability in connection with the use of this information.  As ACP has no control over the use to which others may put its products, it is recommended that the products be tested to determine if suitable for a specific application and/or information is valid in a particular circumstance.  Responsibility remains with owner for the design, application and proper installation of each product.  Specifier and user shall determine suitability of products for a specific application and assume all responsibility in connection therewith.


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