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CAD-COLOR
CAD-COLOR Digital Media

CAD-COLOR®
Printable Heat Transfer Material

Digital media for heat transfer applications. Our line of innovative digital media for
heat transfer application is perfect for printing high quality, custom graphics on a
variety of fabrics. Our unique materials are designed to be used with eco solvent
or thermo-resin print and cut systems.


Digital Media Heat Transfers

Owner, Ted Stahl


Select any one of the products in our
CAD-COLOR® line and experience vivid
color with amazing durability!







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Basic Print

Create beautiful reproductions of your designs and
logos utilzing this matte printable media.
Basic Print™, a thiner polyurethane material handles
wonderful during the print and cut process and is one
of the easiest materials to weed you will have ever
worked with.


Basic Print


Wash it warm and show it off on textiles made of
cotton, polyester and cotton/poly blend.

 
  1. Available in:
    27 yards by 20" wide roll
    (25m by 50cm)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% preshrunk cotton,
    100% polyester, poly/cotton blends
  3. Accessories needed:
    Cover sheet / Kraft Paper or
    Heat Printing Pillow,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers

 

Application Instructions

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Classic, Film

CAD-COLOR® Classic digital media is designed for
use with print/cut systems to create logos and
designs for heat applications. CAD-COLOR®
Classic is lightweight and has the ability to absorb
vibrant colors and features a shiny or glossy finish
once heat applied.


Classic, Film


CAD-COLOR® Classic makes it easy to create
full-color prints in one step for easy heat printing
application in seconds. This economical media
is perfectly suited for T-shirts, sweatshirts and
hats and is the best choice for 100% cotton
and poly/cotton blends.


 
  1. Available in:
    1, 5, 10, 25 and 50 yard
    15" and 30" width roll
    (0.9, 4.5, 22.5 and 45.5m,
    38cm and 76cm width roll)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    poly/cotton blend, poly/foam
    and cotton caps, polyester knits,
    polyester mesh
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Application Instructions


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Express Print

Reduce production time when printing heat
transfers for garment application with your
eco-solvent printer/cutter. New Express Print
is designed to dry quickly saving unnecessary
down-time before heat application.


Express Print


Colors remain vibrant after washing and the hand
is soft with a matte finish. Coated with a specialty
adhesive designed for application on a wide range
of fabrics, including synthetics, performance wear
and many designer textiles.

 
  1. Available in:
    20" width. 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 yard
    (0.9, 4.5, 22.5, 45.5m, 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% polyester, 100% preshrunk cotton,
    poly/cotton blends,Lycra®, Spandex blends,
    woven nylon, nylon knits, nylon meshes -
    micro, tricot, mini, reversible,
    polyester knits, polyester mesh, poly/foam
    & cotton caps, satin, Cordura®
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper / Heat Printing Pillow,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers

 

Video Application Instructions


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FoilTEK

Experience the magic of three beautiful metallic colors (gold, silver and white) and two protean colors (silver and gold) in our high-fashion FoilTEK™. Now it is easier than ever to create beautiful lustrous graphics that stand out and can be applied to virtually any fabric.


CAD-COLOR® FoilTEK


Tip: Use one of the protean colors on top of another film to create fascinating, ever-changing effects depending on the color of the substrate and / or graphic and the angle of light reflection.


 
  1. Available in:
    20" width; 5, 10, 25 yards
    (9, 22.5m; 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% Polyester,
    Lycra®, Spandex, most Nylons
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper Cover Sheet,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers, CAD-COLOR®
    Solutions® Mask

 

Video Application Instructions

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Solutions Clear Media

Extremely thin and lightweight, Solutions® Clear full
color digital media for heat application is ideal for
performance wear and thinner garments. Featuring
STX2™ adhesive, it applies to virtually any type of fabric.


Solutions Clear Media

Once heat applied, Solutions® Clear appears
transparent allowing you to see through mesh holes.
The thin polyurethane film features a soft hand after
heat application. Apply to white or light colored
garments for maximum results.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11, 22 and 32.5 yard,
    24” width rolls
    (5, 10, 20, 30m, 61cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    poly/cotton blend, Lycra®/spandex
    blend, woven nylon, nylon knits,
    nylon mesh, polyester knits,
    polyester mesh, poly/foam caps,
    satin, Cordura®
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Video Application Instructions

 

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Solutions Opaque Media

This innovative digital media for heat transfer application
is perfect for printing high quality, full-color custom
graphics. Featuring STX2™ adhesive with amazing stretch
and rebound properties, Solutions® Opaque will not crack
or peel.


Solutions Opaque Media

It can be used with solvent, eco solvent or thermo-resin
print and cut systems and is specially formulated to work
on dark colored garments.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11, 22 and 32.5 yard,
    24” width rolls
    (5, 10, 20, 30m, 61cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% polyester, poly/cotton blend,
    Lycra®/spandex blend, woven nylon,
    nylon knits, nylon mesh, polyester
    knits, polyester mesh, poly/foam
    caps, satin, Cordura®
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Video Application Instructions

 

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Sub Block for Sublimated Garments

Unlike any other product, Solutions® Sub Block actually
eliminates strikethrough when applied to sublimated
garments. Featuring STX2™ adhesive, this full color
digital media applies to almost any fabric type and
works especially well on performance wear.


Sub Block for Sublimated Garments

Once Sub Block is heat applied it provides a barrier
eliminating dye migrations. Perfect for athletic and
sporting apparel especially sublimated soccer shirts,
football jerseys, motor cross uniforms, and more.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11, 22 and 32.5 yard,
    20” width rolls
    (5, 10, 20, 30m, 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    poly/cotton blend, Lycra®/spandex
    blend, woven nylon, nylon knits,
    nylon mesh, polyester knits,
    polyester mesh, sublimated
    polyester, poly/foam caps,
    satin, Cordura®
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Application Instructions

 

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Solvent Flock

High opacity and brilliant color reproduction paired
with the high flock pile and soft hand make this material
stand out every time.


Solvent Flock


Use with hybrid systems or print and cut systems
to reproduce even the finest details.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11, 22 and 32.5 yard,
    20” width rolls
    (5, 10, 20, 30m, 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    poly/cotton blend
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Application Instructions

 

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Sublimation Flock

 This high loft and dense flock was engineered for use with sublimation ink print and cut systems and is the perfect solution when heat applying on to sublimated textiles.


Sublimation Flock


Once the image is heat applied the color brilliance
improves showing every little detail beautifully.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11, 22 and 32.5 yard,
    20” width rolls
    (5, 10, 20, 30m, 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    poly/cotton blend
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Application Instructions

 

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SuperTEK™ Gloss Clear

For that special effect on white and light colored garments
this print and cut material can be utilized in many ways:
print/cut and heat apply it to create a colored shiny look;
simply cut the desired design (without ink/printing) and
heat apply it on top of another heat transfer material;
or simply heat apply the cut design on the garment itself
to create a “wet look allowing the texture of the garment
itself to show through and become part of the design.


SSuperTEK Gloss Clear


Either method you choose creates an exciting, bold and
unique look - sure to turn heads.

Due to the STiX2™ adhesive SuperTEK Gloss Clear
adheres to almost any material at a low application
temperature, making it perfect for specialty materials,
like nylon, that might scorch or melt at higher temperatures.
The non-pressure, frosted carrier makes it easy to see
the cutline ensuring easy processing with every design.

 
  1. Available in:
    20" width; 5, 10, 25 yards
    (9, 22.5m; 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% Cotton, 100% Polyester,
    Lycra®, Spandex, most Nylons
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper Cover Sheet,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers,
    CAD-COLOR® Solutions® Mask

 

Video Application Instructions

 

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SuperTEK™ Matte Clear

Measuring only 37 micron this polyurethane print and cut
material is the perfect solution for all thinner textiles being
put to the test on a regular basis: decorate athletes’ tops
and bottoms easily and permanently. SuperTEK Matte
Clear bonds to the garment – lightweight and barely
noticeable - ensuring fantastic stretch and rebound.


SSuperTEK Matte Clear


The design adheres to almost any material at a low
application temperature thanks to our patented STiX2™
adhesive. Using Nylons, Spandex, Lycra and other
materials that might be prone to scorching or even
melting at higher temperatures? Not a problem for this
print and cut media.

 
  1. Available in:
    20" width; 5, 10, 25 yards
    (9, 22.5m; 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% Cotton, 100% Polyester,
    Lycra®, Spandex, most Nylons
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper Cover Sheet,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers,
    CAD-COLOR® Solutions® Mask

 

Video Application Instructions

 

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SuperTEK Opaque

Finally, a printable white film with sticking power: Thanks
to the revolutionary STiX2™ adhesive, SuperTEK™
Opaque adheres to virtually any substrate—even difficult
to print, high performance textiles.


SuperTEK Opaque


This low-temperature heat transfer film provides
stunning color reproduction for your medium to
fine detailed graphics.


 
  1. Available in::
    20" width; 5, 10, 25 yards
    (4.5m, 9, 22.5m; 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    100% Polyester, Lycra®,
    Spandex, most Nylons
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper Cover Sheet,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers,
    CAD-COLOR® Solutions® Mask

 

Video Application Instructions

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SuperTEK Sublistop

Say good-bye to dye migration: Sublistop’s gray lining
functions as a barrier between the sublimated textile / high
performance garment and the graphic, allowing the color
to remain clearly defined along the edges.


SuperTEK Sublistop


Experience permanent adhesion on performance fabrics
thanks to our breakthrough STiX2™ adhesive. This thin
polyurethane film stays flexible and soft to the touch, game
after game, and wash after wash.


 
  1. Available in:
    20" width; 5, 10, 25 yards
    (4.5m, 9, 22.5m; 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, 100% polyester,
    100% Polyester, Lycra®,
    Spandex, most Nylons
  3. Accessories needed:
    Kraft Paper Cover Sheet,
    EZ Weeder® or Tweezers,
    CAD-COLOR® Solutions® Mask

 

Video Application Instructions


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Prime, Film

Value Print is ideal for creating full color designs for banners, table skirts, and other types of point of purchase and event displays. Also perfectly suited to heat apply onto thicker garments such as sweatshirts and jackets that will counter-balance the heavier Value Print material.


Prime New, Film


Designed for print/cut systems using solvent/eco-solvent
based inks, this durable and printable heat transfer material
features a semi-matte finish once applied with a heat press.

 
  1. Available in:
    5.5, 11 and 27 yard, 20” width rolls
    (5, 10, 25m, 50cm width rolls)
  2. Recommended fabrics:
    100% cotton, cotton blends,
    100% polyester, polyester blends,
    sublimated polyester
  3. Accessories needed:
    EZ Weeder® or tweezers,
    Heat Printing Pillow or Kraft Paper
    cover sheet for heat application

 

Application Instructions


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