NEW AVALANCHE LOW BLEED WHITE IS IDEAL FOR 8%0 COTTON AND 20% POLYESTER BLENDS. ITS A BRIGHT OPAQUE WHITE WITH A SOFT HAND AND A SOFT FEEL.
Non-Phthalate Plastisol Inks (Midori Series)
-Light, Medium & dark colored garments
-Good opacity for coverage
-Good bleed resistance
general purpose white that provides good coverage and some bleed resistance on those pesky cotton/polyester blends. Even though this white is categorized as economical, its soft body still allows it to be printed as easily as our premium whites.
Bleed Resistance: Good
Storage: Ideally 65º to 80ºF. Keep out of direct sunlight.
Stencil: Any direct emulsion or capillary film.
Wet on Wet Printing: Can be printed wet-on-wet to increase production.
Modification°s: To reduce viscosity use Curable Reducer (I10-9906), improve stretch use G&S Base (I10-1020), puff use Puff Additive (I10-9903), extend color use Soft-hand Base (I10-0111) & for suede puff or dulling use Suede Additive (I10-9907).
Squeegee Hardness & Angle: Medium to hard at a 45 degree angle. Flashing: 700ºF for 3 seconds, just enough so the surface is tack free. Squeegee Blade: Sharp.
Fusion/Curing: 325ºF/175ºC for 1 to 1 ½ minutes. Oven temperature can be increased and dwell time decreased. For heat presses use 390ºF/195ºC for 8 seconds.
Wash-up: Any plastisol cleaner.
Special Notes: PVC inks are thermoplastic compounds that require heat to fuse or cure. If ink rubs off on a white cloth or cracks, temperature and/or dwell time should be increased. Do not dry clean and always test on fabric to be printed.