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Archive for 2009

Electronic Heat Press for Dye Sub Printing

Sunday, November 29th, 2009

Electronic Heat Press for Dye Sub Printing

Electronic Heat Press for Dye Sub Printing

Jesse J Heap & Son now carries the AIT Rev 2 Heat press – a totally electronic heat press that requires no air. The heat press is ideal for meeting the quality control demands for dye sublimation printing.

More information available here.

The 7240 IJO Heat Press for Dye Sublimation Printing

Friday, November 27th, 2009

Heat Transfer press for In Jet Dye-Sublimation Transfer

Heat Transfer press for In Jet Dye-Sublimation Transfer

Jesse J Heap & Son, Inc. now carries the new 7240 IJO Heat transfer press with a self contained oil heated drum that is specifically designed to meet the needs of the ink jet dye-sub industry. [More Information]

New Heavy Duty Fabric Storage & Unwind Carts

Friday, November 27th, 2009
Fabric Storage Unwind Cart

Fabric Storage Unwind Cart

We now carry heavy duty models of the AIT 125 Fabric Storage & Unwind Carts.  The news sizes can handle rolls from 96″, 126″ & 140″.  These models have up to 2500 lbs capacity with 8 sets of adjustable colth holders.

Rebuilt Heat Transfer Press – Astex 7572

Saturday, November 14th, 2009

Rebuilt Heat Transfer Machine

We’ve added an Astex 7572 Rotary Drum Heat press to our stock of rebuilt heat transfer presses. Call for more information and pricing.

AIT 3024SC High Pressure Fusing Machine

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

Check out our new video of the Astex 3024 high pressure fusing press:

The flexible Astex 3024SC fusing machine fills the void between low production, platen presses and the larger, more expensive conveyorized high pressure fusing machines. It is suited for small to medium production requirements.

With pressure up to 7.5 kg/cm2 and a 24″ belt width, the 3024SC fusing machine is ideal for dress shirt collars and cuffs.

More information here.

Introducing the AIT 120CR/240CR Pnuematic Shuttle Heat Press

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

ait-120crJesse J Heap & Son, Inc now carries the AIT 120CR/240CR Pneumatic Shuttle Heat press which is ideal and cost-effective heat press system for dye-sub projects including sports apparel, flags & banners. In addition to dye sublimation, these heat presses support all types of heat transfer applications including hot and cold plastisol peel transfers and heat activated laminating processes..

The entire line of heat presses we carry are available here.

Direct-To-Fabric Printing

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Direct to Fabric Printing Solutions

• Produce Flags, Banners, textiles and soft signage with a single system
• Print directly onto coated polyester fabrics
• High Capacity bulk ink system – ideal for unattended long run printing with lower costs
• Eliminate the need for transfer paper
• The image is permanent and cannot be washed or rubbed out.
• Production speeds of up to 548 sf/hr


Based on Roland’s HeatWave sublimation technology, the new HeatWave DFP-74 direct-to-fabric digital printer is a complete system that allows direct printing onto polyester fabrics and other substrates with outstanding results.

The unit features eight advanced piezo print heads and Roland’s trade marked Precision Firing Pattern. The unit can print up to with outstanding image quality.


Designed specifically to meet the demands of high volume shops, the system supports long unattended production runs and lower production costs.

Direct-to-Fabric Printing solutions are now offered through Jesse J. Heap & Son, Inc.

Heat Transfer Press Video – AIT 6572 Roll & Cut Sheet Demonstrations

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

AIT 6572 CPO Heat Press

The AIT 6572 CPO Heat Press is a multi mode machine that allows you to print three ways: sheet feed individual cut parts, roll to cut part sublimation or continuous roll to roll printing. . The #6572 can be supplied with a 13″ or 24″ diameter oil heated drum and is designed for digital dye sub printing of apparel and other industries that require cut part, engineered prints.

This video demonstrates individual sheet parts being feed into the heat press:

This video demonstrations roll to cut part sublimation:

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Heat Press with backpacks & small tote bags

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

Heat Press with backpacks & small tote bags

We’ve put up a step-by-step guide for how the AIT 1550-PA Heat press can be configured to support decorating tote bags, backpacks, gym bags and children’s T-shirts, etc.

ArTainium UV Sublimation Inks

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

artainium2uvinksWe now offer ArTainium UV & ArTainium UV2+ sublimation inks available online for purchase.

More information on ArTainium & Sublijet inks click here.