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Make your own Water Transfer Printing activator...

Posted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 3:39 pm
by Hppowdercoating
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%"

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

Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:11 am
by rbroker
Where can you buy these not so common chemicals? I know where I can get the xylene....

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

Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 9:31 am
by dropride
This was discussed before, it's cheaper to just buy the activator from a vendor.