Steel & Plastic Travel Mugs

Stainless Steel 14 oz Travel Mugs Pressing Instructions
(SKU 21480G, 21480WG)

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Mug Master Pro mug press

Idle Temperature: 230 F°
Pressing Temperature:
320 F°
Time: 
45 seconds
Pressure:
 Medium

4-in-1 Mug Press

Pressing temperature: 320 F°
Time:
 
150-180 Seconds
Pressure:
 
Medium/Firm

GeoKnight DK3

Pressing temperature: 375 F°
Time: 3 minutes
Pressure: Light/Medium

Plastic 15 oz Travel Mugs Pressing Instructions

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Be sure to use the aluminum insert so that the mug does not lose shape due to the heat!

Mug Master Pro mug press

Idle Temperature: 230 F°
Pressing Temperature:
330 F°
Time:
90 seconds
Pressure:
 Medium

GeoKnight DK3

Pressing temperature: 390 F°
Time: 4 minutes
Pressure: Medium

Pressing with Mug Master Pro mug press:

  • Tape the sublimation paper with image printed in reverse to the water bottle with thermal tape.
  • When the heat press reaches the idle temperature of 230 F°, you will hear a beeping sound indicating that the machine is ready. Place the water bottle in the element and close it by pulling the handle towards you. 
  • Press the green, round button to begin the pressing cycle.Temperatures may drop which is normal. Once the temperature reaches 330 F° the timer will begin counting down. 
  • Once the timer reaches 0, take out the water bottle from the press and remove the transfer paper immediately. Allow the water bottle to cool completely before use.

Pressing with GeoKnight DK3 mug press:

  • Attach sublimation transfer paper with image printed in reverse to the water bottle with thermal tape.
  • Place water bottle in heat press at the pressing temperature of 390F, and close the element around the water bottle.
  • Press for about 4 minutes using light pressure for aluminum bottles and medium pressure for stainless steel. If the image begins to look blurry, or burnt brown by over-pressing, decrease pressing time by 15-30 seconds.
  • Once done, remove the water bottle from the press and remove the transfer paper immediately. You may allow to cool in front of a fan to prevent the image from bleeding.
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