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15-by-15-inch industrial-quality digital heat press. Ideal for applying transfers, letters, numbers, and images on t-shirts, garments, bags, mouse mats, jigsaw puzzles, ID bages, ceramic tiles, and other items.Learn more
What kinds of things can I make using the EDGE Lab Heat Press?
The heat press can be used to apply heat transfers or heat transfer vinyl (HTV) to t-shirts, other cotton or polyester clothing, or canvas bags.
Can anyone use the heat press?
Yes! The heat press is available to students and staff. Just let us know what you’re interested in making, and schedule an appointment to learn to use the equipment. Or, you can sign up for EDGE Lab Aspire.
How much does it cost to use the heat press?
There is no cost to use the heat press itself. However, you will need to supply your own t-shirt(s). The cost to purchase transfer paper is below:
- Half-sheet vinyl heat transfer: $1.50
- Full-sheet vinyl heat transfer: $3.00
- Ink jet transfer: $3.00
What size transfers can I use?
The press is 15″ X 15″, but you should not try using any transfers larger than 14″ X 14.”
What kinds of transfers can I use?
You can use heat transfer vinyl (HTV) (which you can cut on the Silhouette Cameo 3), or inkjet transfers, which can be printed on the EDGE Lab’s inkjet printer.
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