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Archive for September, 2008

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