new milford opaque transfer paper (blue grid) - T-Shirt Forums

Hi, Unregistered. | Today's Posts

T-Shirt Forums
User Name

Register Today For Free!

Forgot Your Password?

Site Navigation

+   T-Shirt Forums > T-Shirt Industry Information > Heat Press and Heat Transfers

Heat Press and Heat Transfer Category Sponsor

Discuss the various aspects of heat press technology. Transfer paper, inks, plastisol transfers, vinyl cutters, printers, commercial usage, durability, suppliers, etc.

new milford opaque transfer paper (blue grid)

Share This Thread Thread Tools
Old April 14th, 2007 Apr 14, 2007 4:48:55 PM -   #1 (permalink)
T-Shirt Lover
T-Shirt Fan

toastynhere's Avatar
You can call me: Kevin
Member Since: Mar 2007
Location: oHIo
Posts: 68
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 1 Post

Default new milford opaque transfer paper (blue grid)

Hello all,

I've read many of your posts and watched badalou's videos on YouTube and cannot find an answer to this question yet.

I have a question about the blue grid, one step opaque paper, from newmilford. For any of you that are familiar with this transfer paper, do you notice a "plasticky" feel to the transfer after you've pressed it? I have washed my "practice shirt" 4 times now and the image looks great, no cracks, no bleeding, just a plastic feel.

I know that with the IronAll transfers, many of you recommend stretching it immediately after pressing. Is the opaque, one step similar? Should I stretch the shirt directly after pressing it to get a softer hand .

I am pressing the shirt at 350 degrees and at medium pressure. Wasn't sure if that had an effect on it either.

I also had a quick question about IronAll transfers. Has anyone tried pressing both sides of a t-shirt with an IronAll transfer? Does the 1st image "brown" or "burn"? I'm not planning on making many double sided shirts at this point, but was looking a for few tips before sacrificing my new IronAlls.

Thanks for any, and all, help,

Sponsored Links
Old April 14th, 2007 Apr 14, 2007 8:16:34 PM -   #2 (permalink)
T-Shirt Fan

Member Since: Mar 2007
Posts: 81
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts

Default Re: new milford opaque transfer paper (blue grid)

I think the plastic-y feel is just the nature of the opaque transfers.

This is a discussion about new milford opaque transfer paper (blue grid) that was posted in the Heat Press and Heat Transfers section of the forums.

Quick Reply
Type Your Message Below:
Do NOT Post Self Promotional URLs, Advertisements, Sales Offers or Requests. It is against our Forum Guidelines.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the T-Shirt Forums, you must first register.

Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Your username must be between 2 and 16 characters and contain only letters and numbers (no special characters like hyphens, *, ', ~, etc)
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

A confirmation email will be sent to this address, so please make sure it is accurate and that your email software is set to allow emails from our domain: (sometimes the confirmation email gets accidently filtered into Yahoo/AOL/Hotmail/Gmail spam folders)

You won't be able to post until your email address has been confirmed. We take your privacy very seriously. Feel free to review our Privacy Policy in a new window.
Email Address:
First Name
It's nice to be able to be on a "first name" basis with the people you talk to in a forum. This is a totally optional field; if you like being on a first name basis, please enter your first name below :)


Thread Tools

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
PLASTISOL TRANSFERS a review of 8 different custom plastisol transfer screen printers - samples followup Rodney T-Shirt Crossover - diary of a heat press newbie 295 July 2nd, 2016 12:20 PM
Blue grid Opaque transfer badalou Heat Press and Heat Transfers 39 September 17th, 2014 04:34 PM
New Milford Photo: opaque transfer paper cookster Heat Press and Heat Transfers 13 August 10th, 2008 06:42 PM
best Opaque transfer paper? need name soon! Lindalu Heat Press and Heat Transfers 13 September 7th, 2007 01:54 PM
FOR SALE Can't miss Blue Grid transfer paper tcrowder TF Classifieds 0 October 4th, 2006 06:49 PM

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 08:56 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2014 All rights reserved.