Frequently Asked Questions

To help you to find out more about the common questions regarding heat applying onto garments, we’ve organised our Frequently Asked Questions into the following categories – However, if you still aren’t able to find an answer to your question, please feel free to contact us and we’d be happy to advise you in any way we can.

FAQs - Heat Application Tips

Stahls Hotronix Heat Press Portable Laser Alignment Tool
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Useful tips on heat press application, including:
  • How to improve the quality of the bond.
  • How to get garments to lay flat.
  • How to ensure that the heat transfer is straight.
  • How to prevent paper separation when lifting the upper platen.
  • How to tell if you’re using enough pressure.

FAQs - Heat Press Machines

Stahls Hotronix MAXX 40cm x 50cm (16" x 20") Heat Transfer Pressnix_MAXX_40x50_1
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Useful tips on heat press machines, including:
  • The difference between a domestic iron and a commercial heat press.
  • How to choose the right heat press.
  • How much power a heat press uses.
  • What accessories you may need for your heat press.
  • How to clean your heat press.

FAQs - Custom Transfers

Plastisol Custom Heat Transfers | UK-MADE | FAST DELIVERY
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Useful tips on custom heat transfers, including:
  • The best way to order.
  • The correct transfer process for you.
  • How durable the heat transfers are.
  • The types of fabrics you can apply heat transfers to.
  • Reproducing licensed products and copyrighted designs.
  • Timescales for custom transfers.
  • Artwork requirements.

FAQs - Heat Transfer Vinyls

CAD-Cut Sportsfilm Extra Heat Transfer Vinyl For Garments (500mm wide)
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Useful tips on heat transfer vinyls (HTV), including:
  • How to choose the correct vinyl.
  • The advantages of different types of vinyls.
  • The correct pressure and cutting speed.
  • How durable transfers made from CAD-Cut Vinyls are.
  • Matching CAD-Cut vinyls to other brands.
  • The differences in different brands of CAD-Cut materials.
  • Achieve a two-colour design using Cad-Cut materials.

FAQs - Printable Garment Media

Digi-Print SuperTEK SubliStop Custom Heat Transfers
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Useful tips on printable garment media, including:
  • How to choose the right type of media paper.
  • How durable inkjet and laserjet A4 & A3 media papers are.
  • How to choose the correct printer settings.
  • The difference between “solvent” and “eco-solvent” inks.