laser engraved t-shirt

Heat transfer film
cut with a laser

Step by step guide

Create exciting designs and logos with LaserFLex! laser cutting the film allows you to create unique designs to personalise your favourite textiles and fabrics with. LaserFLex is available from our engraving supplies webshop.


Preparation

Required material:

Trotec laser machine used:


Step by Step

Step 1: Laser cutting and engraving LaserFlex

The first stage is to create your own design or import our template. Send the graphic to the laser with the recommended laser parameters, which will vary depending on the machine used and it's available laser power.

Recommended parameters:

Engraving: Power: 50 %, Speed: 50 %, Resolution: 500 dpi, air assist on
Cutting: Power: 12 %, Speed 1 %, Frequency 1000 Hz, air assist on


Step 2: Transfering your design to textiles

Transfer LaserFlex onto textiles using a heat press. Transfer the film for 60 seconds at 175°C / 347°F. Wait until the material is completely cold to remove the liner.