Metal HTV

Metal Heat Transfer Vinyl

Metallic Style Without the Weight!

Dazzle customers with this precious metal HTV! Metal HTV features a smooth finish, soft hand, and a brushed metal appearance that can be washed and worn without becoming lackluster. Unlike other metallic heat transfers, Metal HTV is super light-weight so you can wear it on almost anything. This fashion forward material is ideal for bridal parties, spirit wear, cheer, dance, and any occasion that needs a gleaming touch! Use in conjunction with other materials such as EasyWeed or StripFlock for awesome designs that hit on multiple levels! Metal is layerable as a TOP LAYER ONLY on other materials. Check out this blog post on applying Metal HTV.

Metal is 100 Microns / 3.9 Mils and is a PET composition.



Metal Features

  Metal Shirt Design
Metal Silver   Metal Red   Metal Bronze   Metal Gold   Metal Silver Blue   Metal Blue   Metal Purple   Metal Tiger Lily
Metal Golden Rose              

Metal Applies to:




Settings for Craft Cutters


Cricut® Explore Air

 

Cricut® Maker

 

Brother® Scan N Cut DX

 

Silhouette Cameo® 4

     
Blade: AutoBlade, Standard
Setting: Vinyl +
 
Blade: AutoBlade, Fine-Point 
Setting: Heat Transfer, (Non-Cricut)
 
Blade:AutoBlade
Cut Speed: 5   Half Cut: Auto
 
Blade: AutoBlade, 3
Material: Heat Transfer, Smooth
Force: 6   Speed: 8

Settings may vary based on blade condition and age of machine. Always perform a test cut prior to cutting designs.

Don't see your cutter listed? Click here to download a .pdf of various other cutters.



Settings for Professional Cutters


Roland® GX/GS-24

 

Graphtec®

 

US Cutter® Titan 2 & 3

 

Mimaki® CG-60SR III

     
Blade: 45°
Gram Force: 80-90
Offset: .250   Speed: 30-50 cm/s
 
Blade: 45°
Gram Force: 9-10
Tool: CBO9U+0   Speed: 30 cm/s
 
Blade: 45°/60°
Gram Force:  65-70 
Speed: 300 mm/s * Blade Advancing Varies
 
Blade: 45°
Gram Force: 110
Offset: 30   Speed: 20-30 cm/s

Settings may vary based on blade condition and age of machine. Always perform a test cut prior to cutting designs.



Application Instructions


Home Iron Instructions

• Set iron dial between Cotton and Linen
• Cover with Heat Transfer Cover Sheet or Multipurpose Paper
• Place on flat, hard surface (ironing board not recommended)
• Press iron with medium/firm pressure (do not slide iron)
• Press each section of design for 10-15 seconds
• If areas of design lift after application, replace cover sheet and
re-press for 5-10 seconds
• Peel carrier cold

Heat Press Instructions     

• Cover with Heat Transfer Cover Sheet or Multipurpose Paper
• Preheat garment for 2-3 seconds
• Apply design at 305°F/150°C
• Use medium pressure for 10-15 seconds
• Peel carrier cold

Click here for a printable version of all HTV application instructions




Recommended Accessories:

Siser Weeder
Multipurpose Paper or
Heat Transfer Cover Sheet

Laundering:

Wait 24 hours before first wash
Machine wash warm or cold / mild detergent
Dry on normal dryer setting
Do not dry clean