Using Youth Insert with Touchdown Platen on Brother GT Printers

Youth Insert Instructions

Below are the instructions for installing and using the Youth Platen Insert for the Touchdown Platen on the Brother GT-541® and GT-782® direct-to-garment DTG printers.


Youth Platen Insert for Brother GT-541 and GT-782 Printers


POSITION GUIDE: Installing the Youth Platen Insert

The Large Rectangle Platen Insert can be place on either side of the Touchdown Platen as show in the illustrations below.

 Youth Insert - Touchdown Platen for GT Printers

Then using the included wing nuts, tighten one wing nut from the bottom of the T-Base on the threaded screw to keep the platen firmly in place.

Youth Platen Insert for Touchdown Platen

ARTWORK TEMPLATE: Printing with the Youth Platen Insert

You will want to use the Youth artwork templates provide to print from as shown below and use the standard 14″ x 16″ platen selection in the Brother® GT print driver.

Youth Platen Insert for Touchdown Platen

PRINTING NOTE: Remember that what is on the computer screen is actually flipped around and upside down. So depending on what you are putting on the platen and how you are printing on it, you may need to adjust the orientation of the artwork.

To download the artwork templates, complete the form below with a valid email address and click the Submit button. An email will be sent to you with a hyperlink that is valid for 72 hours. After clicking on the link, save the zip file to your computer. Unzip the file and you will see the different artwork templates available.

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VIDEO: Installing the Youth Platen Insert