Make your own Water Transfer Printing activator...

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Hppowdercoating
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Make your own Water Transfer Printing activator...

Post by Hppowdercoating » Thu Jan 13, 2011 3:39 pm

Water Transfer Printing Activator Formula..

Raw materials (liquid) Ratio

Xylene 42%
Isobutanol 5%
Butyl 17%
B-butanone 8%
Methyl 28%



"Xylene=Dimethylbenzene 42%
Isobutanol=isobutyl alcohol=methyl propanol= Isopropylcarbinol 5%
Butyl=Butyl acetate or butyl ethanoate 17%
B-butanone = methyl isobutyl ketone or MEK 8%
Methyl= methyl acetate = acetic acid methyl ester = methyl ethanoate28%"

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Re: Make your own Water Transfer Printing activator...

Post by rbroker » Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:11 am

Where can you buy these not so common chemicals? I know where I can get the xylene....
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Re: Make your own Water Transfer Printing activator...

Post by dropride » Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:31 am

This was discussed before, it's cheaper to just buy the activator from a vendor.

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