How to Print on Contact Paper

Introduction: How to Print on Contact Paper

About: I am a father, musician and a DIYer

First why? Transparencies are expensive. Also it works well for stickers. I use it for photo emulsion screen printing or stencils What you need- Laser printer Clear contact paper Paper Something to print Scissors What we are doing. Attaching a piece of paper to the wax paper side of contact paper so iit will feed in a printer.

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Step 1: Cut

Cut you contact paper into 8 1/2" x 11" so it fits in your printer. Next cut two edges of the wax paper backing about 3/8"

Step 2: Attach

Carefully align a piece of paper and stick

Step 3: Print

Done. It may wrinkle a bit on the edges from the heat. It works well.

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2 Discussions

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msmimz
msmimz

Question 7 months ago on Introduction

Assuming the wax side means attach sticky part to plain paper

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audioguy666
audioguy666

4 years ago

It has to be a laser printer.