Auto Clam

Auto Clam

The Auto Open Clam is perfect for shops with limited space. This lightweight, compact design is also a great choice for heat printing at off-site events. Available in three sizes.

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Available Sizes
  • Size: 11″ x 15″ – Sku# 1018000000008
  • Size: 16″ x 16″ – Sku# 1018000000007
  • Size: 16″ x 20″ – Sku# 1018000000006
Overview

Perfect for First Time Heat Printers

The patented auto open technology prevents over-application and ruined garments by automatically opening once time is up.

  • Three sizes available 16″ x 20″, 16″ x 16″, 11″ x 15″
  • Easy-to read digital time, temperature, and pressure display for accurate, consistent printing
  • Over-the-Center Pressure Adjustment for even, edge-to-edge heat and pressure, regardless of substrate thickness
  • Wide opening for easy layout
  • Space-saving clamshell design
  • Patented magnetic auto-open feature prevents over-application
  • 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
  • Optional interchangeable lower platens available
  • 11 x 15 Electrical Options:
    120 v; 15 amps; 1000 w
    240 v; 7.5 amps; 1000 w
  • 16 x 16, 16 x 20 Electrical Options:
    120 v; 15 amps; 1800 w
    240 v; 7.5 amps; 1800 w
  • Proudly made in the USA
Specifications

Universal Features

  • Made in the USA
  • Cast-in tubular heating
  • Powder coated finish
  • UL/ULC/CE

Details

  • Actual weight: 62-90 lbs.
  • Ship weight: 72-100lbs.
  • Ship dim. 36″ x 25″ x 21″

Warranty

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

Optional Platens

  • 7″ round
  • 6″ x 10″
  • 8″ x 10″
  • 11″ x 15″
Parts Locations Guide

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Getting Started with the Hotronix® Auto Clam Heat Press

 

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