Auto Cap

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Decorate with the reliability and accuracy for the Auto Open Cap Press. A cap hold-down device pulls the front of the cap taut, securing it while providing a smooth surface for heat application. Decorate a variety of cap styles with four optional Quick Change Platens. Item Sku# 1018000000009


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Increase Add On Sales with Caps

The Auto Cap Heat Press is perfect for the multi-tasker. The auto open feature ensures you don’t over-apply or burn the hats.

  • Patented magnetic auto-open feature prevents over-application
  • Hold-down device secures cap and creates a smooth surface
  • Decorate headwear of all shapes, styles, and sizes with available optional platens
  • Easy-to-read digital time, temperature, and pressure display for consistent printing
  • Locks down easily with patented magnetic assist, causing less fatigue on wrists and shoulders
  • Twin Timer™ allows user to pre-set individual time settings for two-step application or for pre-heating and application
  • Under-the-Center Pressure Adjustment ensures even, edge-to-edge heat and pressure
  • Space saving clam shell design
  • Electrical Options:
    120 v; 4 amps; 500 w
    240 v; 2 amps; 500 w
  • Proudly made in the USA

Universal Features

  • Made in the USA
  • Cast-in tubular heating
  • Powder coated finish


  • Size: 3.5″ x 6″
  • Actual weight: 31 lbs.
  • Ship weight: 41 lbs.
  • Ship dim. 26” x 15” x 21”


  • Heating Element – Lifetime
  • Framework – 5 years
  • Circuit Board – 2 years
  • Parts & Labor – 1 year

Optional Platens

  • 2.75″ x 6.5″
  • 3″ x 5.75″
  • 4″ x 6.5″
  • 4″ x 8″
Parts Locations Guide

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Getting Started with the Hotronix® Auto Cap Heat Press


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