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New Heat Transfer Presses for Dye-Sublimation Operations

Sunday, December 14th, 2008

We now carry two new heat transfer presses:

Astex 7360 Heat PressThe 7300IJO rotary heat press for dye-sub is an upgraded version of its moderately priced, high value, Model 7300IJ Dye Sub Heat Press. The 7372IJO model incorporates an oil drum heating system perfected in recent years on the AIT 120 GFO heat press.
Read more about AIT 7360 Dye Sublimation Heat Transfer Press here.

model-gfl-lfo-thmbThe AIT grand format rotary heat transfer press is the culmination of over 25 years of manufacturing heat presses for the sublimation printing industries. High productivity, quality engineering design and consciientious after-the sale service all all good reasons for investing in this press for all your dye-sub printing or textile dye-fixation needs.
Read more about AIT LFO/GFO Dye Sublimation Heat Press here.

New Product – Cut & Roll Fabric Measuring Machine

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

The AIT/Konsan Cut & Roll Inspection machine designed to cut and open tubular knit fabric, inspect/measure and then roll it up into a perfect roll. To accomplish this, the operator uses a “joy stick” control to cut and follow the line precisely. Lycra is becoming a very common material in tubular knitted goods.

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New Heat Press: AIT 6572 CPO for Cut Part Printing

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

AIT 6572 CPO for Cut Part Printing

The AIT 6572 CPO Heat Press is specifically designed for digital dye sub printing of apparel and other industries that require cut part, engineered prints. A new self contained, oil heated drum system assures uniform heat across the width of the cylinder and the lowest possible power consumption. AIT oil heated drum systems use 50% less electric power than all electric machines.

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Heat Transfer Press for digital printing of sports apparel

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

AIT Heat Transfer Press Model #7240

The AIT Heat Transfer Press Model #7240 is now available with a top feed design specifically for digital printing of sports apparel. In the traditional sublimation printing of sports apparel using offset printed transfer paper, 28” x 40” is a standard paper size. A front, a back, two sleeves and a collar can be fitted on to two sheets of the transfer paper. The 7240 can accommodate up to 44” paper width, so the width of the ink jet transfer paper needs to be 44” wide or less.

Model 7240, Top Loading (design up), complete with all standard features and:
-Steel stand
-Steel loading table, 45” x 30”
-Steel drop off tray, 45” x 30”
-Tissue Paper Unwind
-Tissue Paper rewind

Production Speed:
The speed of the 7240 machine is a little over 1 fpm at a 40 second dwell time. One sheet every 2.5 minutes is one complete garment every 5 minutes. There are 480 minutes in an 8 hour day. Considering set-up time, breaks etc, and production should be 75 to 80 garments per day.

Product Spotlight: AIT 1550-PA Heat Press

Sunday, September 14th, 2008

The AIT 1550-PA is a fully automatic heat transfer printing press designed for maximum productivity with materials ranging from soft T-shirts to hard ceramic tiles.

Standard Features Include:

* Digital Temperature Control
* Digital Timer
* Adjustable Pneumatic Pressure
* Foot Pedal Controlled Automatic Head and Cycle Activation
* Hand Safety Device
* Quality Assurance System
* Ideal for rigid substrates when equipped with optional double heating system
* Interchangeable Platens

Custom steel stand with locking casters offered as an option:

Custom Steel Stand for Heat Press

Video Demonstration of AIT 1550PA Heat Transfer Press

Rebuilt Konsan Inspection & Measuring Machine for Sale

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Rebuilt Konsan Inspection & Measuring Machine for Sale

Now available in our warehouse in Irvington, NJ is a rebuilt Konsan Inspection & Measuring machine model KK160MT-F.

This fabric inspection machine and a few more are available for sale in our rebuilt inspection machines section. All used equipment is rebuilt and restored. We have over 75 years of experience restoring and rebuilding apparel machinery. View a demonstration of the rebuilding demonstration available here.

Bias Sewing Unit

Sunday, August 10th, 2008

Bias Sewing UnitKnit material has always been a problem to Bias. Material stretch and edge curling have always made the operation very difficult.

Jesse J. Heap & Son has designed a sewing unit with a tensionless unwind special edge controls to prevent material curling.

Read more and see the video here.

Refurbished Heat Transfer Machine

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

We recently acquired an Astex #7572 Dual Mode Rotary Heat Transfer Printing Machine at our warehouse at our warehouse in Irvington, NJ.

This heat press and a few more are available for sale in our rebuilt heat press section. All used equipment is rebuilt and restored. We have over 75 years of experience restoring and rebuilding apparel machinery. View a demonstration of the rebuilding demonstration available here.

Remanufactured Astex Heat Press Available

Monday, May 19th, 2008

We recently acquired an Astex Double Platen Heat Transfer Printing Press at our warehouse at our warehouse in Irvington, NJ.

This heat press and a few more are available for sale in our rebuilt heat press section. All used equipment is rebuilt and restored. We have over 75 years of experience restoring and rebuilding apparel machinery. View a demonstration of the rebuilding demonstration available here.

Printers for Dye Sublimation

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

The total solution dye sublimation package now includes additional printers as part of the package. The printers include:

  • Mimaki JV 4 – 160
  • Mimaki JV 4 – 180
  • Roland XJ 540 Pro III 54″
  • Roland XJ 640 Pro III 64″
  • Roland SJ 1045