Q: What glue do I use when make the hot stamping ?
A: You only need to use the White Latex glue which is very common in printing industry. We will send one bag of the glue for free together with the machine.
Q: What is the difference between the CT-65 and CT-66 Hot foil stamping machine?
A: The CT-65 is the machine machine and the CT-66 is the pheumatic model. The CT-65 is suitable for hundreds of hot stamping for one time. The CT-66 is suitable for thausands of times stamping for one time.
The CT-66 use the pheumatic parts which make the stamping process easier and with less labor.But you need extra machine Air compressor to provide the pheumatic force to power the hot stamping machine. Which means if you buy the CT-66 hot stamping machine, you also need to buy one extra Air compressor machine.
Q: How long is the UV exposure with the negative film ?
A: The Exposing period: 10-15 mins.
Q: How will I know when to stop brushing ?
A: When the cliches are cleaned up and the characters are embossed up, you can stop brushing.
Q: How to properly dry the plate ?
A: You can use a hair drier to dry the plate.
Q: The polymer plate must be fully dried to mount on the machine ?
A: Yes, The polymer plate must be fully dried to mount on the machine.
Q: Can I put the polymer plate on the machine while it's hot ?
A: No, put the polymer plate onto the machine when it is dry and cool.
Q: What is the max temp that the plate can handle?
A: 150 degree.
Q: What ink should I use when I print the negetive film ?
A: Use original ink. The more black the ink is , the better.