Stahls Premium Plus

CAD-CUT® Premium Plus™ Heat Transfer Vinyl

The softest HTV built for performance

With superior stretch and rebound, Premium Plus™ was designed to keep up with the most strenuous movements while retaining its original shape. This low-temp material is the ideal choice when decorating heat-sensitive performance wear, and once heat applied has an extremely soft and lightweight feel.
All roll widths are approximate.
  • Thin, soft & durable
  • Silky matte finish
  • Choose low tack for larger designs
  • Choose high tack for detailed designs
Also available in: Pre-Cut Letters and Numbers

 Material Specifications

  • Composition: Polyurethane (PU)
  • Carrier: Frosted, Pressure-Sensitive
  • Low Tack Thickness: 80-108 microns/.080-108mm
  • High Tack Thickness: 92 microns/.092mm
  • Stretch & Rebound: 5
  • Washability: 50
  • Safety: CPSIA Certified
  • Laser cutter compatible

 Low Tack Application Instructions

Time: 8-12 Seconds
Temperature: 280-300°F/138-149°C
Pressure: Medium
Peel: Warm or Cold
Two-Color: Tack background 2 seconds, peel warm, place foreground on top, 8 seconds

 High Tack Application Instructions

Time: 8-12 Seconds
Temp: 280-300°F/138-149°C
Pressure: Medium
Peel: Hot
Two-Color: 5 seconds, peel hot, next layer 5 seconds, peel hot, cover again, heat apply for 5 seconds

 Heated Lower Platen - 100% Polyester

Time: 10 seconds
Upper: 320°F
Lower: 270°F
Pressure: 60 psi (#6/Medium on Hotronix)
Peel: Warm for Low Tack; Hot for High Tack

 Heated Lower Platen - 95% Polyester / 5% Spandex / Triblends

Time: 30 seconds
Upper: 290°F
Lower: 270°F
Pressure: 60 psi (#6/Medium on Hotronix)

 Hotronix® 360 IQ™ Hat Press (High Tack Only)

Time: 45 seconds
Upper: 280°F
Lower: 320°F
Pressure: Medium
Peel: Warm/Cold
Cover Sheet: 1/8" Foam Pad

 Special Notes

Stahls’ recommends setting your heat press at 280° when heat printing on sensitive fabrics, such as polyester.

Power Platen not recommended for use with 100% cotton fabrics. For blends with high cotton content proceed with caution. Test application using upper heat only, if it scorches test using lower heat. Decrease pressure for smaller Power Platen sizes.

 Care Instructions

Machine wash inside-out using mild detergent.
Do not use bleach. Dry at a normal dryer setting on household machines. Do not dry clean.


Store in a cool and dry area around 65 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit with 50% relative humidity. Keep away from direct heat, sunlight and humidity. Recommended shelf life is one year.

 Material/Fabric Compatibility

  • 100% Cotton
  • 100% Polyester
  • 100% Preshrunk Cotton
  • Cotton/Poly Blends
  • Lycra®/Spandex Blends