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Arbitrend Puff

Arbitrend Puff

Arbitrend Puff is a special effect ink that creates a puff or emboss print effect. When subjected to heat, it expands, offering a distinctive tactile effect rather than a flat print. This base requires direct printing on the substrate and cannot be used as an overprint.


  • Soft-hand feel with good washing fastness
  • Fashion-base effects with puff effect
  • Good printability and stability on screen
  • Easy cleanup with soap and water


Direct to textile printing. For cut-piece articles and ready-to-wear.

Material Compatibility

  • 100% Cotton
  • 50/50 Cotton-polyester blend/synthetic fiber
  • Calico/Canvas

Screen Mesh

80T – 100T, monofilament


Maintain medium pressure and speed with 45º to 60º angle when printing. To semi-cure, use heat gun and for final curing, it is recommended to use oven or flash cure machine. For heat press machine, use medium pressure to allow space for the ink to rise to a puff effect.
Must be printed directly onto the fabric.

Recommended Curing Parameters

  • Drying time : 10 seconds
  • Temperature : 110ºC (230ºF)
  • Equipment : Heat press/oven/flash cure
  • Pre-curing : Heat gun

Time and temperature may vary depending on the curing equipment used.

Clean Up

Wash materials used with soap and water. Observe all local regulations when disposing of this substance.

Storage and Handling

Store tightly covered at temperatures between 10ºC – 30ºC (50ºF – 86ºF) and a relative humidity between that of 25% to 70%. Keep away from direct sunlight or high temperatures

Label Instruction

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Important Note
This technical data sheet does not replace the Safety Data Sheet and should be used according to its recommended purpose. Any person using the product other than that specifically recommended does so at his own risk.

While we endeavor to ensure that all recommendations about our products are correct, many factors may affect the application of the product. It is advised that the quality of the substrate, the condition of the curing method, and other printing characteristics brilliance before mass production.
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