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Things To Consider When Buying A Heat Press Machine

If you’re one of the many people who want to buy a heat press machine, there are some things that you need to consider before you make your purchase. Types of Heat Press Machines: There are several different types of heat press machines. The most popular models are the clamshell type. These are what you see most people use when making t-shirts. They’re great for…

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Learning Curve for Heat Transfers

Learning Curve for Heat Transfers For those of you who are looking to start your own T-Shirt business, you’re going to need to have your own heat transfer press machine! You could outsource the task, but that is going to cost you way more money in the long run. One thing that I get asked a lot is how hard is it to learn how…

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Heat Press Leaving Marks on Your Clothes?

Having Problems With Heat Press Marks? If you’re having problems with your heat press machine leaving marks on your clothes, then you’re not alone. This is actually a pretty common problem for many heat press users, especially those who are just starting out. One of the biggest mistakes that people make is that they use teflon pads on the outside of their garments when pressing,…

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What’s The Point of Silicone Paper Sheets?

Purpose of Silicone Paper Sheets Silicone paper sheets are one of the most confusing things about using heat press machines. Most people have zero clue what they are for and as a result, just dismiss them as an unnecessary accessory. Well, they’re not. They’re actually pretty great! Silicone paper sheets will typically come along with a pack of heat transfer paper. One of the main…

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When To Cut Heat Transfer Paper

Cutting Heat Press Transfer Paper You’re not always going to need to cut heat press transfer paper. However, there are some times when it is absolutely necessary. You’re most definitely going to need to cut heat press transfer paper when you’re making any kind of font. This is because the cut will leave behind a powder/resin like substance that will absolutely ruin your heat transfer.…

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Repairing Your Heat Press Machine

Repairing Your Heat Press Machine Whether or not you can repair your heat press machine will depend on a few common factors. First and foremost, you’re going to want to know what brand of heat press you have. There are many popular brands out there, such as Power Press or JFROTO, but also a lot of knockoff brands from Chinese manufacturers. If your heat press…