Digital Heat transfer is often used for small orders.
The heat press transfer technique consists of printing a transparent ink with the use of a computer on a special piece of paper. Full-colour images and of very high quality can be printed, then applied to the t-shirt or gift and pressed in the heat press. The usual temperature is 180 degrees for 10 – 30 seconds. With the digital heat transfer, you can print complex designs, with many colours. The advantage is that the colours don’t require to be applied separately. The heat press transfer is ideal for creating fast customized t-shirts. To get a good heat transfer printing result you need to use a high-resolution image. The easiest way to check image resolution is to zoom in on your screen to the scale you want it printed and see if it looks blurry or crisp. If you’re a little more tech-savvy, ensure your image is at least 300DPI at the dimensions you want to be printed.