Heat transfer printing is a method of transferring a desired pattern via heat onto a substrate. There are two ways to transfer the pattern--with a press or with an inkjet or electrostatic printer. Suitable substrates include paper, plastic, cloth and many others.
Heat Transfer Applications
Heat transfer printing is used for multiple applications. Manufacturers use this method to create banners, signs and displays. It can also be used for ceramics, T-shirt and other apparel designs, among other applications. People can use heat transfer printing to apply images to countertops, flooring, mouse pads, bags and large format textiles.