The difference between PVC and TPU heat transfer vinyl
Some customers feel that they are similar when they see these two vinyls.
Now let's see what is the difference between these two products?
The TPU heat transfer vinyl is made of polyurethane material; The PVC lettering film is a composite of environmentally friendly polychloride and polyurethane materials.
TPU heat transfer vinyl is a materials with environmentally friendly and clean, high wear resistance, wide range of hardness, high mechanical strength, high processing characteristics, water resistance, oil resistance, mold resistance, good regeneration performance and super tensile strength.
The PVC heat transfer vinyl are use for clothing, bags, shoes and hats and other substrates. It has the following characteristics: Adjustable gloss, soft hand, stretch resistance and stable properties.
Heat Transfer Vinyl
Heat Transfer Vinyl is widely used in clothes, leather products. The basic theory is that the vinyl has hot melt agent on surface and users can heat press the vinyl on fabrics or leathers when heat it. HTV vinyl has 3 to five layers, and they are base layer, release layer, printing layer, adhesive layer and hot melt powder.So it looks all the same on appearance, however there are different materials to make different quality vinyl.