Silicone ink PET films:

To choose matte coating PET films

Mesh number: 120-200 , Mesh(screen film )thickness 0.1-0.2MM,it is depends on

printing Artworks.

Squeegee:65-80 degree .

Printing tips:

1.Hot melt glue XG-360R-2 print for 6 times

When printing glue to use cyclohexanone to liquid the glue,mixing ratio 10%.This type

of glue easy to be thick and mesh printing.

Flash by room temp or by 100-120 degree.

2.Mid layer crossing linker printing for 2 times

Crossing linker XG-360Z-3 50G

Crossing linker agent XG-360Z-3B 2.5G 5%

Flash by 100 to120 degree.

3.Silicone ink clear layer printing 4 -8 layers

Silicone ink XG-866A-2Y 100G

Catalyst XG-866B-2 2-5 G 2-5%

Thinner XG-128AH 10-20G 10-20%

Hot melt glue with solvent chemicals so will get silicone ink not easy or can not dry ,so

for first 2 times clear silicone have to mix with 5% catalyst.More catalyst can get silicone

dry fast also the print time will be short,so have to mix small quantity silicone with catalyst

to get no waste.After two layers clear silicone if need to print more times then 2% catalyst

is ok.

Flash by 100 to120 degree.

if needed for high density stickers,if need more high density then print more times clear.

4.Silicone ink color layer printing for 4 layers

Silicone ink XG-866A-2Y 100G

Pigments or special powders 10-20G (10-20% white&fluorescent 15-20% other colors


Catalyst XG-866B-2 2G 2%

Thinner XG-128AH 10-20G 10-20%

5.Glossy silicone for top printing or brush effect printing

Glossy silicone for top coating printing for two layers:

Glossy silicone ink XG-399-3 100G

Catalyst XG-866B-2 2G 2%

Thinner XG-128AH No need

Thinner is not necessary for glossy silicone printing.To print very soft to get in drop

though the mesh and pull up the screen to get round and glossy effect.The angel between

squeegee and screen is 60-70 degree not as normal printing 90 degree.

Flash by 100 to120 degree.

Tips for glossy printing

a. The angel between squeegee & table 60-70 degree,if manual printing about 45degree

b. Keep distance between printing squeegee & screen

c. Less pressure print very soft and slowly try to get more ink pass through the mesh to

get round glossy effect.

6.After finish, put into the oven to bake by 100-120 degree for 40 minutes to 1 hour.

7.Heat press the stick on the heat transfer press machine by the temp of 160-170

degree for 10-16 seconds with pressure of 4KG.

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