Equipment Corner

The latest in machines and decoration products.

Screen Printing Equipment Flashback Shuttle Flash-Cure Unit – Workhorse Products
The Flashback shuttle flash-cure unit from Workhorse Products (circle 97 on Free Info Card) eliminates the need to dedicate a print head to flashing. It’s now more versatile and easy to use, giving shops more flexibility to meet changing needs. While the original was attached to the press, the new version is mounted on a stand with locking casters. It’s height-adjustable and compatible with the Freedom, Javelin and Sabre automatic presses.

Screen Printing Equipment Wash Pit Backlit Washout Booth – Ryonet
The new Wash Pit Backlit Washout Booth from Ryonet (asi/528500; circle 98 on Free Info Card) measures 48” and includes a solid stainless steel basin, emulsion-safe backlighting, splash-containing walls and a top shelf for storage.



Animal Stock Art Animal Stock Art – Great Dane Graphics
Great Dane Graphics (circle 103 on Free Info Card) has released new designs to its animal stock art collection, including golden retriever, basset hound, walleye fish and mahi mahi fish. Choose from animals in dog breeds, tropical and marine life. All designs include a cut line and extra bleed space around the image.


Hockey Stock Art

Hockey-Themed Clip Art – Clipartboom.com
Clipartboom.com (circle 104 on Free Info Card) now offers the new Hockey Pack of vector templates and clip art files. It contains 35 black-and-white and color interactive design templates and clip art elements for mixing and matching backgrounds, fonts and colors for production-ready art. Designs and templates are available in .eps and Adobe Illustrator formats, and templates are also available in CorelDRAW.  The pack includes templates for special events, schools and teams, player numbers and fan shirts. Images include a diverse selection of hockey-themed art, including pucks, masks, sticks, goalies and more.

Printers and Machines 

Sumo Plus Wide/Seit SHL-5 Laser Combination – Hirsch International
Hirsch International (circle 99 on Free Info Card) now offers the new Tajima Neo Plus Wide TWMX-C1501 (Sumo) single-head embroidery machine combined with the SEIT Single-head Laser, which can cut a wide range of appliqué fabrics including polyester twill, jersey, felt and fleece in an area up to 23” x 23”. The Sumo’s heavy-duty arm measures 29” and is LAN-enabled for plug-and-play connectivity and bar coding. It can be used in tandem with SEIT Laser Design Fusion and Tajima DGML by Pulse, and includes vector recognition, Adobe True Type conversion and numerous embroidery-to-laser conversion functions. Users can easily create appliqué on large items such as hockey jerseys, jacket backs and banners.



Printers and Machines

Mutoh ValueJet Package – Coastal Business Supplies
The Mutoh ValueJet 628 Eco-Ultra Print and Cut Package from Coastal Business Supplies (circle 100 on Free Info Card) includes a 24” inkjet solvent printer, the Graphtec CE6000-60 24-inch vinyl cutter, a four-color eco-solvent starter ink kit, a 50’ roll of solvent ink transfer media and 25 yards of application mask for solvent materials. This is an ideal package for decorators looking to create full-color transfers, decals and stickers.




Tear Away Glitz Appliqué – Dalco Athletic
Tear Away Glitz Appliqué from Dalco Athletic (circle 102 on Free Info Card) is made of glitter flakes encased in a high-quality heat-seal adhesive that is bonded to the garment after sewing.  It requires no pre-cutting and comes in 12” x 19.5” strips. Choose from seven colors, including silver, royal blue and hot pink.



Appliqué Plus Scissors - Floriani Commercial Products
The new Appliqué Plus Scissors from Floriani Commercial Products (circle 105 on Free Info Card) are smaller to make trimming embroidery, seams and embellishments easier. It also cuts fabrics and threads precisely.



Wilflex Infinite FX Special Effects Ink System — Graphic Solutions Group
Wilflex Infinite FX Special Effects Ink System from Graphic Solutions Group (circle 101 on Free Info Card) includes several different bases for creating a variety of special effects. Customers can use bases individually or in combination, and have the ability to mix them with pigments, glitters, shimmers and other additives. Key bases include brittle, cork, fashion soft, suede, plush, rock and non-phthalate plastisol puff.