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Some best practices when working with sublimation include:

Preparation

Have your equipment set up and ready to go. This includes correct times and temps for products and equipment. Also be sure your machine’s pressure is set for the substrate.

Workspace

Your workspace should be neat and clean. When making certain items, leave space for cooling buckets, towels, parchment or butcher paper, heat tape, etc.

Safety precautions

Please have heat-resistant gloves handy at all times. Wearing gloves helps when lifting the substrate due to extreme heat and, of course, safety first. A medical kit and fire extinguisher should be within arms distance.

Michael Kaminsky

Michael Kaminsky

Sublimation101

Michael Kaminsky is the CFO at Sublimation101 in Branchburg, New Jersey. He has been with the company since June 2015 and practicing sublimation for over 25 years, and he has led training classes at THE NBM SHOW (now GRAPHICS PRO EXPO) since 2000.

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