STAHLS’ Hotronix


The U.S.’ #1 source for quality heat press machines





Stahls’ first introduced the award-winning Hotronix line of equipment in 1987, revolutionizing the heat press industry by combining technological advancements with components that had never before been seen in a heat press.

Hotronix® heat presses feature the world’s most innovative technology. Featuring Auto Open and over-the-center pressure adjustment, all machines are made in the USA.

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The STAHLS' Hotronix line of heat presses

Meet the Hotronix family

Featuring a robust build quality and exceptional marks on quality assurance, these Stahls' Hotronix heat presses are the perfect solution for customizing everything from t-shirts and bags to jerseys and shoes.

The world’s most advanced heat press just got smarter.

The Hotronix Fusion™ line features Threadability, the ability to quickly and easily position garments on the lower platen and rotate to decorate any area on the item, increasing production speed

The Fusion is the only heat press in the industry with patented dual functions, allowing the user to choose between a swinger or draw press, and equipped with touch screen technology. These innovative technologies provide you the possibility to take advantage of the benefits of both draw and swinger style heat presses in a single machine.

The Fusion heat press comes with a 3/4 inches thick, coated upper platen and a 3/8 inches silicone rubber bottom pad.

The heat press features auto on/off setting, energy-saving four hour sleep mode, multi-level password settings, an automatic timer, multiple time settings, production cycle counter, live digital pressure, temperature, and time readout, and unlimited preset programs available in eight languages.

Hotronix® Fusion IQ™ Heat Press

The smartest heat press in the industry

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  • Touch screen technology lets you easily set time, temperature, and pressure
  • Unlimited preset programs
  • Live digital time, temperature, and pressure readout
  • Self-diagnostics help with troubleshooting and maintenance.
  • 16" x 20" platen
  • Quick Change lower platens available for printing smaller items, hats, shoes, etc.
  • Multiple time settings.
  • Production cycle counter.
  • 3/4" thick non-stick coated upper platen.
  • Actual Weight: 137 lbs
  • Shipping Weight: 150 lbs
  • Dimensions: 32" x 18" x 20"
  • Shipping Dimensions: 37" x 25" x 24"

Hotronix® Air Fusion IQ™ Heat Press

The world's most advanced heat press - now even more advanced!

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The world's most advanced heat press made easier.

The Air Fusion™ brings with it the same features as the Fusion™; a 16" x 20" platen, Threadability™, self-diagnostics, and an improved touch screen with new multi-swipe gestures.

What sets it apart is the adjustable stand that creates an ergonomic workspace for multiple users. The Air Fusion™ comes in Pedestal and Table Top models.

The Air Fusion™ offers a hands-free alternative with an auto-swing, as well as 50% more pressure than any other heat presses in the market. Replacing the platen handle are buttons on either side of the machine to close the platen. Thanks to its Auto-Adjust Pressure, it automatically adjusts to the thickness of the item being pressed.

  • Self-diagnostics help with troubleshooting and maintenance.
  • 16" x 20" upper platen.
  • Stores hundreds of application settings.
  • Adjustable stand creates an ergonomic workspace for multiple users.
  • Threadability™ increases production – load garments once and easily rotate from front to back.
  • Exclusive Touch Screen Controller with new Multi-swipe gestures.
  • 3/4 inch heat platen with fast recovering heater technology.
  • Die pressure cast 356 aluminum corrosion-free framework.
  • Multiple time and pressure settings make application a breeze.
  • Program and store frequently used applications.
  • Innovative EZ-On platen design eliminates the need for pillows or pads.
  • 120 PSI for heavy pressure application.
  • User-safe two-hand operation.
  • Digital read-outs.
  • Actual Weight: 152 lbs
  • Shipping Weight: 245 lbs
  • Dimensions: 40" x 32" x 57"
  • Shipping Dimensions: 40" x 48" x 58"

The Stahls Hotronix is an automatic press without an air compressor. This heat press offers a patented auto open feature which helps to avoid over-application and enables multi-tasking. The heat press features a clamshell design which helps you to save space. You can add Threadability™ and the Hotronix® Heat Press Caddie™ features. Hotronix Auto Opening Clamshell heat presses come in a range of size choices, including 16×20, 16×16, and 11×15.

They are well built and easier to operate due to the auto open feature that use an electromagnetic lockdown to save you half of the physical work on opening and closing. The feature of over the center magnetic assist lockdown reduces fatigue by making it easier to pull down the upper platen.

The Stahl’s Auto Clam features pressure, temperature, and digital time readouts. The clam shell design is space saving and allows more room in your shop for multiple heat press machines. The Heat Press Caddie™ makes the Auto Clam press more efficient and portable.

The Auto Clam features a 3/4 inches thick coated non-stick upper platen and a quick change lower platen. The temperature can range between 205 and 420 degrees Fahrenheit.

Hotronix® HTX Clam

You won't find a more user-friendly heat press.

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  • Patented Magnetic Auto Open Feature.
  • 3/4" thick non-stick coated upper platen.
  • Patented Magnetic Assist Lock Down.
  • Interchangeable lower platens (optional).
  • Platinum RTD heat sensor.
  • Cast-in tubular heating element every 2" to ensure the absence of cold spots.
  • Over-center pressure adjustment.
  • UL/ULC/CE/ROHS approved.
  • Temp. range 205° - 420°F.
  • °F or °C available.
  • Actual Weight:
    11 x 15: 59 lbs
    16 x 16: 77 lbs
    16 x 20: 87 lbs
  • Shipping Weight:
    11 x 15: 72 lbs
    16 x 16: 90 lbs
    16 x 20: 100 lbs
  • Dimensions:
    11 x 15 model: 28" x 16" x 17"
    16 x 16 model: 28" x 17" x 17"
    16 x 20 model: 29" x 17" x 17"
  • Shipping Dimensions: 36" x 25" x 21" for all models

The MAXX® Heat Press

Delivers maximum value for start-up businesses.

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The MAXX Press® is the most affordable and easy to use heat press. This is the perfect heat press for start-up businesses because it's simple to use and portable.

Featuring digital time & temperature readouts, these heat presses come standard with the industry’s best warranty and lifetime technical support. The simple controls make it easy for beginners to understand and start right away.

  • Patented over-the-center pressure adjustment.
  • Heat platen with non-stick coating.
  • HRPO laser-quality steel framework.
  • Smooth shock opening.
  • Scratch-resistant, baked-on powder coat finish.
  • Interchangeable lower platens (optional).
  • Actual Weight:
    11 x 15: 59 lbs
    15 x 15: 65 lbs
    16 x 20: 87 lbs
  • Shipping Weight:
    11 x 15: 72 lbs
    15 x 15: 78 lbs
    16 x 20: 104 lbs
  • Dimensions:
    11 x 15 model: 28" x 16" x 17"
    15 x 15 model: 28" x 16" x 17"
    16 x 20 model: 29" x 17" x 17"
  • Shipping Dimensions: 36" x 25" x 21" for all models

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