METALLIC FOILS With NEARPRINT LA-FK, UNITRANS and LAMINA
(on a denim treated effect n°10)
NEARPRINT LA-FK and LAMINA
(The recipe given below is not for promotion of the chemical brands. You may find a number of other chemicals in market to complete this task. The mentioned chemicals are products of NEARCHEM and are for to give you just a right idea)
NEARPRINT LA-FK is a thermoplastic resin that can be applied to cellulose fibres (and their blends). Subsequently apply the LAMINA on the resin by means of a hot press.
Application by brushing:
800 g/l NEARPRINT LA-FK
80 g/l KATALIN IBN
Dry at 60-80°C in ventilated oven.
Cut the LAMINA (LAMINA 4478/6), and apply it on the treated area with pattern facing
upwards, press at 120°C for about 15-20 seconds wit h pressure set at 40 kg/cm2.
Allow the fabric to cool down before peeling off the transparent back side of the film.
UNITRANS and LAMINA
Cut the UNITRANS (UNITRANS 581-XH) film to the pattern required and apply it with
the glue-side towards the fabric.
The glue transfers to the fabric by hot pressing at temperatures above 120°C for about
5-10 seconds and pressure set at 40 kg/cm2.
Allow UNITRANS and fabric to cool down before peeling off the transparent film.
Afterwards apply the LAMINA (LAMINA MO, faced upwards) covering all the transferred
glue and press again as before for 20-30 seconds, allow to cool down and peel off back
Soften the goods delicately at 40°C for 20 minutes.
Specify on Care label: hand wash in cold water.