Cricut EasyPress: Recommended settings

This list of recommended settings for the Cricut EasyPress will continue to be updated as additonal base materials are tested, and other iron-on products are released. 

 

These settings are recommended for using iron-on with the Cricut EasyPress. If using a hand iron or other heat press, your settings may be different than those listed here. Refer to iron-on packaging and iron or heat press manufacturers for recommended settings when using an iron or other heat press. 

 

  

Iron-on Type

Base Material

Foil

Standard

Lite

Metallic

Glitter

Holographic

Sparkle

  Cotton

295°F / 145°C
35 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
340°F / 170°C 
20 sec
330°F / 165°C
20 sec

  Cotton/Polyester 

  Blend

285°F / 140°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
20 sec
305°F / 150°C
20 sec
320°F / 160°C
15 sec
330°F / 165°C
30 sec

  Polyester

265°F / 130°C
30 sec
285°F / 140°C
15 sec
285°F / 140°C
15 sec
285°F / 140°C
15 sec
285°F / 140°C
15 sec

  Silk or 

  Nylon Blend

255°F / 125°C
30 sec
265°F / 130°C
30 sec
265°F / 130°C
30 sec
275°F / 135°C
20 sec
275°F / 135°C
20 sec

  Cotton Canvas

270°F / 130°C
40 sec
270°F / 130°C
40 sec
270°F / 130°C
40 sec
270°F / 130°C
40 sec
275°F / 135°C
40 sec

  Burlap

305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec

  Wood

300°F / 150°C
40 sec
300°F / 150°C
40 sec
300°F / 150°C
40 sec
300°F / 150°C
40 sec
300°F / 150°C
40 sec

  Wool Felt

275°F / 135°C
20 sec
275°F / 135°C
20 sec
275°F / 135°C
20 sec
285°F / 140°C
20 sec
285°F / 140°C
20 sec

  Silk

  (with press cloth)

285°F / 140°C
45 sec
295°F / 145°C
40 sec
295°F / 145°C
40 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec
305°F / 150°C
30 sec

  Silk

  (with Teflon)

255°F / 123°C
30 sec
275°F / 135°C
40 sec
275°F / 135°C
40 sec
280°F / 137°C
30 sec
280°F / 137°C
30 sec

  Jersey Mesh 
  (Sports Wear)

275°F / 135°C
20 sec
280°F / 140°C
20 sec
280°F / 140°C
20 sec
285°F / 140°C
20 sec
285°F / 140°C
20 sec

  Cricut

  Cardstock, 

  Colored

270°F / 130°C
30 sec
280°F / 140°C
30 sec
280°F / 140°C
30 sec
290°F / 145°C
30 sec
290°F / 145°C
30 sec

  Cricut Faux

  Leather

245°F / 120°C
30 sec
255°F / 125°C
30 sec
255°F / 125°C
30 sec
250°F / 120°C
30 sec
265°F / 130°C
25 sec