Do you want to buy a heat press machine? Do you want one with a respectable plate? Well, you are in the right place. In this article, I will review the best 15×15 heat press machines available online to help you make your final choice.
As usual in my reviews, if you don’t have time, here are my best picks for you:
- If you are looking for a machine for T-shirts only, the PowerPress HPM-1515 is most likely a good choice
- If you are looking for a multipurpose machine with many attachments, go for the Vevor 8 in 1. In case you don’t need so many attachments, go for the Vevor 5 in 1.
In the next part, I will review the best 15×15 heat press machines for T-shirts and the best multi-functional ones.
- 1 Best 15×15 heat press machines for T-shirts
- 2 Best 15×15 multi-function heat press machines
Best 15×15 heat press machines for T-shirts
There are no wonders why this machine ended up in this review. This is one of the best machines from PowerPress. With its Teflon coated heating platen, there is no need to buy Teflon coat sheets anymore. This will ensure additional protection for your heat press and your fabrics as well.
You can, of course, control the temperature via a digital monitor ranging to 450° Fahrenheit which is quite a good range. The pressure is also controllable via a standard knob.
Last but not least, the feedback from the customers who purchased this machine is quite positive.
|- Teflon coated heating plate|
- 15*15 heating plate
- Wide customers base with positive reviews
- Machine is made to last
- Good customer reviews
|- A bit unsafe to use|
Fancierstudio 15×15 sublimation heat press
The Fancierstudio 15×15 sublimation heat press is one machine of its kinds. Why? Simple! The temperature ranges from 0 to … 500° Fahrenheit according to the manufacturer. Also, there is a silicon pad glued to the base plate to ensure proper heat conduction while you are pressing your objects. Since this pad is subject to deterioration over time, it is possible to replace it with another one easily.
One important piece of information to consider is that this machine is supposed to heat quickly compared to others since it is an 1800 W device. Theoretically, more juice running through the wires means faster heating capabilities.
Finally, this machine is also well received by users with highly positive users feedbacks. For instance, one of the well-received qualities of this machine is its durability and the fact that it is really compact for a 15×15 heat press machine.
|- Teflon coated plate|
- Plate big enough
- High temperature range
- 6 months warranty
|- Additional care needs to be taken
- No user manual
ePhoto 15×15 heat press machine
This heat press machine is a mix between the two others. With its digital controller, it is possible to reach the maximum temperature of 500° Fahrenheit. Its aluminum platen ensures that it heats up fast enough. Also, its platen is T
Also it is delivered fully assembled and ready to use .
|- Teflon coated plate|
- Good temperature range
|- No user manual|
Best 15×15 heat press for T-shirts: verdict
Here is my verdict about the best 3 heat presses for T-shirts:
- If you are looking for the most durable one, I personally advise you to take the HPM-1515
- If you are looking for something durable with a great temperature range and which heats up fast, the Fancierstudio 15 x 15 is the best pick for you
- Finally, if you are looking for something between the last two machines,
ephoto15×15 is the right choice for you
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Best 15×15 multi-function heat press machines
Mophorn 5 in 1 heat press
The Mophorn 5 in 1 heat press is our first challenger in this review. As expected it is a heat press machine not limited only to T-shirts and flat fabrics. With the additional plug-in accessories, it is possible to transfer your vinyl and designs on mugs, hats, plates and of courses T-shirts. Here are the dimensions of the differents attachments:
- A 6×3 inch hat printing accessory
- A mug press attachments for mugs between 3 and 3.5 inches
- Two plates attachments for plates with a diameter between 5 and 6 inches
- A 15×15 Teflon coated heat plate suitable for T-shirts
One of the biggest advantages of this machine is that it is a swing away. This makes it safer and easier to use. What I also like about it is the ease of adjustment of the pressure using the pressure adjustment knob.
Also, the springs on the spring press rod ensure that the applied pressure is well distributed on the items. This will improve the quality of your transfers and will save you a lot of time reworking and adjusting your transfers.
Finally, as for any heat press machine, there is a digital controller for both temperature and time. The temperature can go up to 500° Fahrenheit with a resolution of 1 °.
|- Everything required for vinyl transfer|
- Swing away design
- Even pressure
- High temperature range and precision
|- No replacements for the attachements
- Average user manual
Vevor 8 in 1 heat press
The Vevor 8 in 1 heat press machine is also another 15×15 swing-away heat press machine. As for the 5 in 1 Mophorn heat press machine, it is suitable for T-shirts, hats, plates and mugs design transfer. Here are the specifications for the different attachments:
- A 5.5 x 3 inches hat press.
- Two plates presses respectively of 5 inches and 6 inches diameters
- 3 mugs presses for mugs with diameters between 4.7-9.25 inches, 4.7-7.7 inches and finally one for 12Oz latte mugs
- A Teflon coated platen press
This machine comes also with a removable silicon and cotton pad suitable for the platen press. Also, it is possible to control the pressure using an ordinary pressure adjustment knob.
As for the temperature controller, you won’t notice anything out of the ordinary. It goes from 0 to 480° Fahrenheit.
Lastly, one of the biggest points for this machine is that is possible to replace the digital controller if required.
If you want another version with less attachments, there is a 5 in 1 Vevor machine with just the same specs.
Nurxiovo 15×15 5 in 1 Heat Press
The Nurxiovo 5 in 1 heat press is a newcomer to the ecosystem of the heat presses. It is a standard multifunction swing away
- A hat attachment with the following dimensions: 4.72 x 9.05 inches
- A cylindrical 3.15 x 5.51 inches mug attachment
- Two plates attachments. The first is for plates of 4.92-inch diameter. The second is for 6-inch diameter plates.
- Finally a 15 x 15 platen press
This machine has a standard temperature controller for temperatures up to 482° Fahrenheit. The digital timer also has an audible alarm to signal the end of the configured duration.
Finally, what made me select this machine is
|- Everything to start is here|
- 1 year warranty
- Swing away
- Customer support
|- Still new on the market
Best 15×15 multi-function heat press machine: verdict
The choice for me here is obvious:
- If you are looking for a machine which had proved its worth, I highly recommend
the Vevor8 in 1. If you think that 8 attachments are too much for you, just go for the 5 in 1 Vevor.
- Finally, if you want to have your peace of mind while using your machine, the 15×15 Nurxiovo is definitely the right pick for you.