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Heat Transfer Decorating Machine applies graphics to cylinders.

Press Release Summary:

Feb 14, 2013 - Using combination of heat, pressure, and dwell, Transgrafix HT applies pre-printed, full color graphics permanently to cylindrical parts. Platform utilizes silicone rubber roller mounted to vertical stamping head for peripheral marking, and ability to combine full color decoration with metallics can be accomplished in one pass.

ITW United Silicone - Lancaster, NY

Original Press Release

New Transgrafix HT Heat Transfer Decorating Machine

Press release date: Feb 13, 2013

United Silicone, an ITW Decorating Company has launched the new Transgrafix HT, Heat Transfer Decorating Machine. Heat Transfer Decorating is a form of Product Decorating that uses a combination of heat, pressure and dwell to apply pre-printed graphics permanently to a part.

The Transgrafix HT allows for full color decoration of cylindrical parts. The machine platform utilizes a silicone rubber roller for peripheral marking mounted to a vertical stamping head. Last year at Pack Expo, Chicago the machine decorated a clear jar demonstrating a new combination metallic and silk screen heat transfer from ITW Graphics. The ability to combine full color decoration with metallics can now be accomplished in one pass with the ITW solution.

United Silicone, an ITW Decorating Company, designs and manufactures Product Decorating Equipment, Tooling, Heat Seal Products and Silicone Rubber Supplies. For more information, visit

For more information on this press release please contact:
Diane Genco
United Silicone
4471 Walden Ave.
Lancaster, N.Y. 14086
716.681.8222 ext. 187