High-Quality Custom Heat Transfer Sheets for T-Shirts, Sweatshirts, and Tote Bags

Are you in need of high-quality custom heat transfer sheets? Apex Heat Transfers offers top-notch screen printed custom heat transfer sheets perfect for t-shirts, sweatshirts, tote bags, and more. Our heat transfer sheets are created using both water-based and plastisol ink, ensuring durability and flexibility. They are placed on special clear release film for optimal performance.

Advantages of Custom Heat Transfer Sheets:

  1. Order small quantities to meet your specific needs.
  2. Print on demand when you’re ready to bring your designs to life.
  3. Apply the transfers effortlessly using a commercial heat press machine.
  4. Use the same high-quality inks as your local screen printer.
  5. Enjoy a long shelf life when stored properly.
  6. Economical to produce, making them a cost-effective choice.
  7. Create gang sheets with multiple images for added convenience and cost savings.
  8. No mess application with no screens to clean.
  9. Fast and easy application, taking as little as 7 seconds per shirt.

Our custom heat transfer sheets utilize special transfer film that features spot color inks as well as CMYK (four-color process) inks like our Ultra Ink™ formula. Choose from a range of stock ink colors without incurring additional charges for custom ink mixing. Please note that color matching may appear different on your fabric due to garment dye migration, especially for fabrics prone to dye migration. In such cases, our Easy Ink™ and Ultra Ink™ formula heat transfers offer a solution with a special dye-blocking adhesive.

Easy Ink™ – Spot color heat transfers

How to Use Transfer Sheets:

Learn how to effectively use transfer sheets to bring your designs to life on garments. Follow our simple steps to ensure successful application. Need assistance with your artwork? Check out our art requirements page for helpful guidelines.

Ordering Custom Heat Transfer Sheets:

Placing an order for custom heat transfer sheets is a breeze at Apex Heat Transfers. Visit our product page and choose from our three product options. Once you’ve selected the heat transfer formula, determine the number of images you want to place on the sheet, also known as a Gang Sheet. Arrange your images accordingly, allowing space for cutting them apart. Remember to embed the images in your file before saving. If you need assistance with your order or want to estimate the cost, email us at orders@apextransfers.com, and our team will be happy to help.

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Example of tote bags printed with Ultra Ink™ and Easy Ink™ screen-print heat transfers

Why Choose Heat Transfers vs. Direct Screen Printing?

Discover the advantages of using transfer paper for your t-shirts and other fabrics. Heat transfers offer flexibility and convenience, allowing you to produce small quantities on demand. Enjoy seamless application using a commercial heat press machine and use the same high-quality inks as your local screen printer. With a long shelf life and the ability to include multiple images on a single sheet, heat transfers are both economical and efficient. Say goodbye to messy screens and enjoy fast and easy printing in as little as 7 seconds*  per shirt.

Create a Gang Sheet:

Make the most of your transfer papers by creating a “Gang Sheet

Make the most of your transfer papers by creating a “Gang Sheet.” A Gang Sheet allows you to combine multiple images or logos on a single sheet. Whether you’re printing a crest logo on the front and a full-sized back logo or fitting several small images onto one sheet, Gang Sheets offer cost-effective solutions. Consider the “Live area” of your sheet, leave enough space for cutting, and determine the minimum order quantity for accurate planning. Take care when handling the paper to avoid smudging or scraping off ink, ensuring the best results for your custom heat transfer sheets.

Ultra Ink™ Unlimited color heat transfers

How to Apply Custom Heat Transfers:

To achieve optimal results when applying your custom heat transfers, you’ll need a commercial heat press machine with a minimum of 50 lbs of pressure and a temperature range of 275°F to 300°F. Follow these guidelines based on the type of plastisol transfer formula you choose:

Ultra Ink™ Custom Heat Transfers:

  • Temperature: 275°F to 300°F
  • Dwell time: 12 to 15 seconds
  • Pressure: 45 to 50 PSI
  • Peel immediately after raising the heat platen.

Easy Ink™ Plastisol Transfers:

  • Temperature: 275°F to 300°F (less for tote bags)
  • Dwell time: 10 to 15 seconds
  • Pressure: 45 to 50 PSI
  • Peel immediately after raising the heat platen.

Fashion Ink*  Heat Transfers:

  • Temperature: 325°F
  • Dwell time: 5-8 seconds
  • Pressure: 40 to 45 PSI
  • Peel warm

Where Professionals Go for Heat Transfer Paper:

Our heat press transfers can be applied to various fabrics, including 100% cotton, 100% polyester, as well as tri-blends. They are suitable for t-shirts, fleece or sweatshirts, as well as cotton or polyester bags. Trust Apex Heat Transfers for the right product that matches your custom garment needs.

Discover the convenience, quality, and versatility of our custom heat transfer sheets. Place your order today and take advantage of our superior screen printing and transfer paper solutions for your business or personal projects.

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