Skateboard Printing Heat Transfer
Learn about the process of Skateboard Printing Heat Transfer. A quick glance at the industry standard for skateboard printing heat transfers. The art and skateboarding cultures are intertwined, learn how those beautiful graphic get on the board.
A quick glance at the industry standard for skateboard printing heat transfers. And how to apply a heat transfer to a blank skateboard deck using a heat transfer machine.
The majority of custom skateboard manufacturers use this process, which involves printing ink in reverse order on thin plastic carrier sheets.
The sheets are aligned to the deck and run through a heated silicone roller machine that transfers the ink to wood decks. The result is a quality print on the curved bottom of a skateboard deck.
See below for a video from Polestar Distribution that shows a skateboard printing heat transfers.