September '15

For the Business of Apparel Decorating

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100 || P R I N T W E A R S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 5 SWING-AWAY HEAT PRESS Dalco Athletics' DK20S Digital Swingaway Heat Press features a swing-away platen to increase safety while loading and unloading. The press measures 16" X 20" and has a fully digital temperature, time controls, and a PSI pressure control gauge. It is also capable of a maximum 2,200 pounds of pressure. The LCD display shows temperature and time simultaneously. Also, the heat platen pressure is adjustable to accommodate material thick- ness more than 1" in height, and the lower tables are interchangeable with many option- al platens. Visit: Call: 800-288-3252 DIGITAL INKJET PRINTER Hirsch offers the Kornit Avalanche Hexa, a digital inkjet printer that features extended spot color options. The printer now offers red and green in addition to the traditional CMYK color gamut, allowing for a 30 percent wider color range. The printer also features 20 Spectra Polaris print heads with six color channels, along with a 23.5" X 30" print area for large garments and all-over prints, along with an output of 250 garments per hour for light colors and 140 per hour for dark colors. It can be used to print on cotton, polyester, cotton/polyester blends, spandex, viscose, linen, leather, denim, silk, wool, and more. The Hexa also comes with an online backup battery unit and an integrated professional humidity system. It uses Kornit's NeoPigment ink, which is eco-friendly and child-safe. Visit: Call: 800-394-4426 DARK GARMENT TRANSFER PAPER Coastal Business Supplies now carries Easy- Jet for Darks, an opaque, inkjet-printable paper that is compatible with all color fabrics and recommended for bright, dark, and black garments. It is easy to cut, print, and apply, the company reports. It also has a soft hand, produces vibrant colors, and is easily washed. The paper is suitable for contour cutting with vinyl cutters and can be masked with applica- tion tape. It is designed only for use with ink- jet printers and recommended for cotton or 50/50 cotton/polyester applications. It is sold in five-sheet sample packs; 8.5" X 11" sheets in packs of 50, 100, or 1,000; and 11" X 17" in packs of 50, 100, or 500. Visit: Call: 800-562-7760 DIRECT-TO-GARMENT SHOWCASE

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