Plastisol base Rock Base with stone-effect print on textiles

   

 

Description


Plastisol base Rock Base may be used alone or in combination with other products to achieve different effects (solid rock, coarse rope, etc.).

 

Print options


Types of fabrics

100% cotton, blended fabric based on cotton, acrylic, lycra, coated nylon.

Mesh selection

34-90 threads/cm, depending on the type of printing.

Recommended tension: 25-35 N/cm.

The choice of the doctor blade

Hardness: 65-75 Sh single-layer, three-layer 65/90/65 Sh.

Edge: sharp.

Speed: average.

Stencil

Emulsion: 2+2.

Capillary film: 200-400 microns.

Printed gap: 2 mm.

The drying parameters

Intermediate drying: 70 °C (160°F).

Transfer: 160 °C (320°F).

Supplements

Additives: MX PC - max. 15% by weight.

Thinner: Viscosity Buster/Curable Reducer - max. 3% by weight.

Storage

Store at temperature 18-32º C.

Avoid contact with direct sunlight.

To use during the year of receipt.

 

Features


• Hard surface, capable of stretching.

• Excellent adhesion on fabric.

• Good washing fastness.

• Suitable for printing on dark and light fabrics.

• Can be used alone or in combination with other products.

 

Printing guidelines


• Can be used for flat and letterpress.

• The addition of pigments and other additives must not exceed 15% by weight.

• For best results, you should use the technique of print-intermediate drying-printing.

• It is very important fully cured paint layer. May require repeated drying for the final curing.

 

Special recommendation


• Test for drying are required prior to beginning the print run. Insufficient or excessive drying will result in poor stability of the print to wash, and poor adhesion of paint. The temperature on the surface of the impression with intermediate and final drying must be monitored with a pyrometer or other means.

• Responsibility for the correct selection of paint to a printing material lying on the technologist or the printer responsible for making paint and printing options.

• Test before launch into production. Improper drying of the paint may cause poor resistance to washing, insufficient adhesion, unacceptable durability and increased likelihood of dye migration.

• Stir the product before printing.

• The printed image cannot be subjected to dry cleaning, bleaching, and Ironing with a hot iron.

• For any application not referred in this manual, necessary to carry out preliminary tests or to consult a specialist.

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