TSAUTOP® 8ft American Standard Hydro Dipping Tank with CE certification is specially designed for the North American market, and it is a simple, safe, useful, eco and efficient hydro dipping machine.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank is key equipment for the whole hydro dipping process. TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank is very suitable for small dipping business owners.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank has a superb welding process and a humanized structural design.
All welded parts are welded with 304 stainless steel welding wire.
All the welding marks are polished to ensure no leaks.
So, it can guarantee no water leakage for 5 years.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank is equipped with 2pcs wiper and partition beam, can wipe the film slag and divide the dipping area into few small areas, ensure the film does not expand too much.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank is designed as two parts dipping tank, filter, and heating tank. It ensures enough dipping area and fast heating.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank has good quality and high-power heating element.
1.2m tank has 1 set 6kw heating element, the 2-3m tank has 2sets 6kw heating elements.
This can ensure fast-heating in 30minutes.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank is made of 2.5mm thick 201 stainless steel, framed of 2mm thick 304 stainless steel square pipe and equipped 8pcs universal wheels and thick level feet.
All of these ensure that the hydro dipping tank can hold enough water without deformation.
Thick stainless steel can ensure to resist acid, alkali, salt and corrosion.
All of these ensure TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydro Dipping Tank long life.
There has 2 pcs thermostats on the control box and 2pcs temperature sensors.
The temperature of the dipping tank and heating tank can be set and monitored real-time.
When the temperature reaches the set temperature, the heating element will stop to heat water, this will save your power.
In the normal, the temperature will set 25-35℃. Certainly, you can turn on all or one or nothing according to your local temperature.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydrographics Tank is equipped low-noise, strong-flow, and long-life stainless-steel water pump, ensure flush the film slag.
375W pump equips for the 1.2m tank, 750w pump equips for the 2-3m tank.
We can make the tanks with American standard voltages as your requirements, such as single phase 110v,220v 60hz .
The electrical wire connecting is simple. Each cable has been wired with a connecter, you only need to plug it when you get the tank and connect the main pover, and the fill water into the tank. It can work.
The electric box and wires of TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydrographics Tank are equipped safely.
Every working unit is equipped with circuit breaker protection switches and emergency stop switch, ensure the safety of human and machines in the emergency.
All wires are concealed and packed of protective pipe to prevent electrical leakage. Every hydro dipping tank has equipped with earth wire to avoid electric shock.
There have some high-pressure water jets at the end of water outer ensure the water flushed farther.
TSAUTOP® 8ft Hydrographics Tank is easy to install and operate. We supply a detail manual book.
We have a different dimensions hydrographic tank, you can choose the suitable one according to your working items.
1. What is Water Transfer Printing ?
Water Transfer Printing (also known as hydrographic, immersion printing, camo dipping, hydro imaging and cubic printing) is a surface decorating process where elaborate graphics like wood grain, carbon fiber, camouflage, geometrical designs, etc… are applied to a 3-D product surface. Water Transfer Printing process is extensively used to decorate items that range from entire all-terrain vehicles and car dashboards to small items like bike helmets or other automotive trim. Films can be applied to all types of substrates including plastic, fiberglass, wood, ceramic, and metal.
2. Is Water Transfer Printing durable?
We like to let our product speak for itself. Some of world largest clients are automobile, Camera, electronic manufacturers who demand highest standards of quality and durability. Many parts we manufacture spend the majority of their lives in direct exposure. The clear coat we use is automotive grade, designed to withstand nature and time.
3. Do I have to spray a decorated part with top coating ?
Top coating is an important part of the paint process. It assures optimal results for scratching firmness and longevity.
4. How do I apply final top coating?
Use a high quality clear coat for the final finish. Whether its flat, matt or gloss the final coat should be durable enough to protect the part. Once the clear coat has dried you need to inspect it for defects. Most minor defects like orange peel look, or debris in the finish can be wet sanded and polished out at this stage. There are a few exceptions to this.
5. How difficult is it to learn the process?
24-hours of training is conducted and historically it takes an additional period of two to three weeks to fine-tune the production line.
6. What are all the components needed to successfully produce a decorated item?
The essential components are: (1). The ink film with selected design/pattern. (2). Patented activator (3). A hand sanding device (4). A spray gun and air compressor (5). Primer, the selected base coat paint, and clear coat (6). The specifically designed water transfer printing system (7). A device or fixture to hold the item while it is being dipped (8). A constant water supply, drainage system, and an aerated room
7. What is the equipment require for immersion printing film ?
It require tanks (manual / automatic ) , washing station , oven, spray booth to finish the process of Water Transfer Printing .
8. Do I need a washing station for Hydro Dipping?
Yes, after transfer with PVA film on the decorated part, it needs Washing machines to clear over the subject.
9. Do I need an oven to dry decorated parts?
Yes, it better dry by the oven, it is because dust will cover the subject while it dry by nature, the oven temperature should be around 50-70 degrees for the plastic material.
10. What size of spray gun do you recommend for Hydrographic?
We recommend 0.8~1.3Ømm , not over 1.3Ømm , for activator it require high quality Precisely spray gun to work with it.
11. Should I set up the water tank to soak the decorated parts?
We recommend adding more water tanks to soak the decorated part for ink to more stable on the decorated part.
12. What type of material doesn’t require a base coat process?
Normally ABS doesn’t require any base coat, but to match the design, it has to paint the base color to match the art.
13. Can items be reprinted if transfer not correctly?
Yes , when you did the Immersion Printing, it comes with a defect spot or the result unacceptable, it can remove by the activator or the chemicals, but the fast way is to repaint the base coat to cover it.
14. How many film patterns do you have?
We have Marble, Wood, Camouflage, Animal, Waterdrop, Flower, Flag , Cartoon, Carbon fiber, Flame, Cloud, Geometric, Skull and other design film patterns for your choice.
15. If I do water transfer printing, what is your film width available?
We produce hydrographic film with width 50cm /60cm/ 80cm/ 100cm/ 130cm.
Our standard film width is 100cm, max width 130cm.
16. Can you offer me an activator except for films ?
Yes, but shipping and importing activator is very difficult, because it is dangerous, explosive,flammable chemical liquid. However, we prefer offering your activator formula, you can make activator by yourself in your country.
17. Can you customize my film design?
Yes, you can send us AI/PDF design, original film sample, or work piece that has been printed.
18. Are you a manufacturer or trading company?
We are a 20-year WTP experience manufacturer in China.
19. Can I buy all water transfer printing material from you?
Yes, We can produce and offer films, activator, base primer, clear coat, other chemicals, WTP machine, a hydro dipping process, technology, and training.
20. How can I select your film patterns?
You can select film picture models from our dropbox,
or we send you film booklet ( N.W 15KG, 13x18cm each pattern, more than 10000 patterns).
21. How long does your film lifetime last and keep on product surface?
Outdoor for more than 8 years, indoor more than 20years.
22. Do you have any famous customers in the world?
Yes, we have lots of customers all over the world such as Europe, Middle-east, Asia, North America and South America, Africa, include Building materials company, cosmetic company, Electrical company, Toy company, Auto company, crafts company, Household goods company etc.
23. Can I send you dipping products, you help me finish water transfer printing?
Yes,Our company have 2 water transfer printing production lines in Zhejiang Province and can transfer various articles .let your China supplier send dipping products to our factory, we finish all processing.
24. What are your payment terms?
T/T, Western Union, Cash, Alipay, Paypal. B/L