Full Platen Instructions

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




POSITION GUIDE: Installing the Full Platen Setup

The Full Platen Inserts can be place on either side of the Touchdown Platen as show in the illustrations below. This setup requires the use of the Zipper Platen Inserts and both Polo Inserts to create a full 14" x 16" printable area.


Full Position Guide for Brother GT-541 & GT-782 Printers


ARTWORK TEMPLATE: Printing with the Full Platen Insert

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


Touchdown Platen Youth Artwork Template for Brother GT-541 and GT-782 Printers


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 Full Platen Setup




For the instructions on the other platen inserts, click on the appropriate link below.


Youth Platen | Baby Platen | Collar Platen | Large Rectangle Platen | Small Rectangle Platen | Long Sleeve Platen
Zipper Platen | Small Polo Insert Platen | Large Polo Insert Platen | Full Platen | 1 Square Platen | 2 Squares Platens
Wrap Around Platen Insert


LEGAL NOTE: The use of Brother®, GT-541® and GT-782® marks are for identification purposes only. No rights are claimed to them and they are only used for identification purposes only. For additional information on these direct-to-garment printers, click here.