What are the advantages and disadvantages of thermal transfer technology?

Update:25 Aug 2020

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Compared with the current popular water transfer technology, what are the advantages and disadvantages of this heat transfer technology? On the one hand, the production cost of water transfer printing is slightly lower, and it is not subject to various constraints such as the area and shape of the article. This kind of thermal transfer technology does not require professional tools and equipment, so it is more flexible and convenient to produce, which is very suitable for families. Used by users and small workshops.

Due to the heat transfer of the image, the color of the finished image will be stronger than that of water transfer. In addition, the heat transfer technology is not easy to fade. It has corrosion resistance, impact resistance, aging resistance, abrasion resistance, It is resistant to high temperature, fireproof, and can keep the color unchanged for decades, so the thermal transfer technology is especially suitable for appliances, daily necessities, building materials and other objects that have special requirements for image retention. For example, thermal transfer technology can be used to print trademarks, barcodes, and labels on commodities. It is precisely because of the advantages of thermal transfer technology that this technology is usually favored and used by jewelry stores, printing manufacturers, and building materials departments with a certain scale.