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Our Print Base Guide

BaseWidth (Printed)Weight (Unprinted)Composition
PF 100[1 FLEX (FLEXCITE)145 cms190 g/m²82% Polyester 18% Lycra
Our most popular print base, an all-rounder in performance and quality. 190gms in weight so suitable for most disciplines. 18% Xtralife lycra allows freedom of movement for your comfort. Flex has a matt finish allowing our prints maximum vibrancy. It will flexcite !
PF 1002 Shiny – GLEAM145 cms200 g/m²80% Polyester 20% Lycra
This glossy polyester is an ideal print base option for those looking for extra shine.
PF 1003 Matt - TITAN145 cms250 g/m²87% Polyester 13% Lycra
A true champion in the range. With 13% Lycra offering a firm stretch coupled with its extra heavyweight to provide true comfort and support. This is a popular choice for customers wanting White Lycra in their creation. A heavier weight print base option for when discretion is fundamental. This base has a lower elastane content than our regular Flex base allowing for a firmer stretch to give great support. Titan also offers branded xtralife lycra and excellent shape retention. A perfect fit solution!
PF 1004 – LIFE RECYCLED POLYESTER145 cms190 g/m²78% Polyester 22% Lycra
An environmentally responsible fabric made from recycled yarn from waste material destined for landfills. Chosen to preserve resources such as oil and energy needed to manufacture new materials.
PF 1005 Matt - NET145 cms115 g/m²83% Polyester 17% Spandex
A light weight net that offers good stretch and a floaty drape. A subtle base that offers additional versatility to our base options.
PF 1007 Matt - VELVET145 cms300 g/m²90% Polyester 10% Spandex
A luxurious print base. Colours appear deeper and richer. The smooth velvet feels great against the skin.
PF 1008 Faux Silk145 cms74 g/m²100% Polyester
PF 1009 Matt - THERMO145 cms250 g/m²85% Polyester 15% Elastane
A brushed techno-fabric, particularly pleasant on the skin. The brushing treatment increases its thermal insulation power creating a protective cushion feeling. Naturally moisture wicking and ideal for keeping your body temperature steady.
PF 1011 Matt - Microfibre145 cms120 g/m²100% Polyester
Microfibre, peached and with water repellent. A rigid fabric.
PF 1014 Heavyweight Recycled Polyester Lazer Shine145 cms230 g/m²87% Polyester 13% Spandex (with foil effect)
With almost complete foil coverage our Clear Heavyweight Shine Print Base has a gorgeous wet look effect whilst retaining important stretch qualities. A fantastic eco-friendly fabric that is perfect for sublimation printing. The Polyester yarn is made from 100% recycled post consumer polyester.
PF 1022 Glint Foiled Net145 cms115 g/m²83% Polyester 17% Spandex
A stunning foiled polyester net with a subtle allover dotted silver metallic foil. This foil is truly unique as it can change colour with certain prints, absorbing stronger colour inks to give a multi tone effect.

Please note not all print designs are available on every print base option. Please see the individual product page for clarification on what choices are available for the particular print design. Our parent company Friedmans do offer more choice, however minimum order rules do apply. learn more.


Technical Specification details prior to a print or foil application.

Please note due to the numerous different Industries we supply, we cannot perform tests to everyone’s requirement therefore we strongly recommend you carry out your own tests

To improve our products, we reserve to modify these, as and when necessary.

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