A heat press is a simple electrical machine for applying films or sticky labeling onto textile, soft and rigid substrates. In particular, through transfer. You must use a press or a calander for the sublimation print transfer. On the today’s market, you can find heat press variations like manually operated or with an automatic opening system.
Usually, the model you choose needs to be well considered. It depends on your production needs, Thus for an entry-level shop production, a manual press could be enough. On the other hand, for large volume heat transfers you might need an automated heat transfer machine.
For very big volumes, you will need a professional large format heat press with a variety of functions, or a calander.