F.A.Q


What to know about CAD-CUT Soft Foam

Material Overview
Soft Foam offers all the benefits of our traditional HTV, but adds a unique, raised look and feel to any item it's applied to - like graphic tees and hoodies. Its soft, velvet-like texture and dimensional effect is perfect for creating a premium design for everyday fashion, spirit wear, athletics, and more.
  • Unique HTV with a slightly raised look
  • Soft and pliable when heat applied
  • Smooth, ultra-matte finish
  • Best for standard placement & graphics
  • Not recommended for multi-layer applications
Material Specifications
  • Composition:  Polyurethane (PU)
  • Carrier:  Clear, Pressure-Sensitive
  • Thickness:  560=600 microns/0.56-0.60mm
  • Washability:  50
  • PVC Free
  • Safety:  CPSIA Certified
Application Instructions:
    1-Color Application 
  • Time:  15 seconds
  • Temp:  300 degrees F / 150 degrees C
  • Pressure:  3-4 Light/ Medium (32 psi)
  • Peel: Cold
Care Instructions
Machine wash cold inside-out using mild detergent. Do not bleach. Dry at a normal dryer setting on household machines (not using sanitizing setting). Do not dry clean.

Product Storage:
Store in a cool and dry area around 65-70 degrees Fahrenheit with 50% relative humidity. Keep away from direct heat, sunlight and humidity. Recommended shelf life is one year.

Material/Fabric Compatibility:
  • 100% Cotton
  • 100% Polyester
  • Cotton/Poly Blends
Cutter Settings:
Silhouette Cameo 3 Cutter Instructions:
  • Blade:  Deep Cut
  • Force:  33
  • Offset: 0
  • Speed: 5
  • Always test cut prior to any production run.  For optimal cutting and weeding, maintain a line thickness of at least 1/16" for lettering and logos.




What do I need to know about CAD-CUT Ultra Weed?

Material Overview
  • UltraWeed is the go-to material you need to for everyday heat printing projects.  With smooth cutting on any vinyl cutter, effortless weeding, and low temp application, its guaranteed to give you the ultimate, worry-free application from start to finish.
  • Proudly made in the USA
  • Clear carrier for accurate placement
  • Scorch-free application
  • Matte-finish and soft feel
  • Can be used for multi-layer applications
Material Specifications
  • Composition:  Polyurethane (PU)
  • Carrier:  High Tack, Clear, Pressure-Sensitive
  • Thickness:  90-100 microns/0.09-0.10mm
  • Washability:  50
  • Laser Cutter compatible
  • Safety:  CPSIA Certified
Application Instructions:
    1-Color Application 
  • Time:  12 seconds
  • Temp:  260-300 degrees F 
  • Pressure:  5-6 Medium 
  • Peel: Hot
NOTE:  If the garment is 50% or more cotton, it will require 280 degrees F + degrees.

 2-Color Application 
  • Time:  Press background layer for 2-3 seconds, place foreground layer for full application of 12 seconds
  • Temp:  260-300 degrees F 
  • Pressure:  5-6 Medium 
  • Peel: Hot
360 IQ Hat Press
  • Top Heat:  280 degrees F
  • Bottom Heat:  320 degrees F
  • Time:  45 seconds
  • Pressure:  Medium to Firm
  • NOTE:  Use 1/8" foam cover pad for best application

Care Instructions
Machine wash cold inside-out using mild detergent. Do not bleach. Dry at a normal dryer setting on household machines (not using sanitizing setting). Do not dry clean.

Product Storage:
Store in a cool and dry area around 65-70 degrees Fahrenheit with 50% relative humidity. Keep away from direct heat, sunlight and humidity. Recommended shelf life is one year.

Material/Fabric Compatibility:
  • 100% Cotton
  • 100% Polyester
  • Cotton/Poly Blends
  • Lycra/Spandex Blends
Cutter Settings:
Silhouette Cameo 3 Cutter Instructions:
  • Blade:  Deep Cut
  • Force:  2
  • Offset: 0
  • Speed: 4
  • Always test cut prior to any production run.  For optimal cutting and weeding, maintain a line thickness of at least 1/16" for lettering and logos.

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