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05.05.2016 0

Recyl makes giant leaps in ultrasonic cleaning

At Drupa Recyl will present a new ultrasonic anilox cleaning unit. This cleaning machine integrates multiple functionalities that were historically fragmented.

The new range of machines, christened NextWave by Recyl, incorporates the NexTgen Inside ultrasonic generators from the French firm SinapTec. Additionally, the NexTgen ultrasonic Analyser is a measuring device to diagnose and monitor the efficiency of your ultrasonic cleaning equipment. These functions are natively integrated in SinapTec NexTgen generators.

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11.03.2016 0

Improved and enhanced surface treatment

On the Vetaphones drupa stand will be the UL approved iCorona generator series, including the new iCorona2 and iCorona3. Other equipment on display will include samples of the latest Corona Treater stations VE1C-C, and the VE1E-B, which is fitted with a ceramic roller covering and the new segmented electrodes for improved cleaning and maintenance as well better airflow that prevents dirt from adhering.

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11.03.2016 0

Minimise downtime and improve print quality

At drupa Flexo Wash is presenting solutions to minimise downtime and improve print quality on flexo and gravure presses with a range of equipment cleaning solutions equipment that maintain anilox rolls and cylinders, and in the process also save money.

The fully automatic Multi Cylinder Cleaner that can clean 10-12 gravure cylinders per hour will be exhibited in its full size. New for Drupa is the Flexo Wash Cylinder Washer that cleans with the use of solvents.

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10.03.2016 0

Integrated ink logistics provides roadmap for waste-free, safe workflows

At drupa 2016, GSE Dispensing exhibits ink logistics solutions that eliminate waste, enable repeatable colour on demand and reduce setup times in the label and package printing workflow. Designed for flexo, gravure and screen ink applications, these comprise dispensing systems for spot and process colours, ink bucket washers, table-top off-line proofing systems and integrated ink management software.

Stand highlights include the Colorsat Compact dispensing system, the Evolution Series Perfect Proofer and the Colorclean Indigo bucket washer.  

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03.03.2016 0

Semi-automated plate mounting system

Lasermounter LS-w is a servo driven semi automatic machine which allows the registration of flexo plates with two x-y keys. The design is scalable up to 2800 mm width, and totally enclosed which prevents airborne contamination.

The minimum floor space required for a 1300 mm sleeve model is 0.72 by 2.35 metres. According to the manufacturer the time required for mounting one plate is less than 20 seconds, and for two plates its below 35 seconds with an accuracy and repeatability of +/- 0.03 mm. The unit is built by New Zealand based Flexolink.

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25.02.2016 0

Improve positioning of your slitting knives

Precise positioning of the knife overlap is crucial for clean edges. Depending on the machine, accessing the slitter section may be difficult. Therefore proper readjustment isnt an easy task, sometimes its even dangerous. In order to solve this issue, Dienes has developed the PSGs-DF 50 LED, a pneumatic shear cut knife holder. This advancement is based on Dienes' PSGs-DF 50, and equipped with an LED display.

What's more is that manual adjustment has been optimised as well due to a sensor which automatically registers the knife diameter. 

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18.02.2016 0

Vetaphone announces record year

Vetaphone used the occasion of its annual agents’ seminar to reward its three best performing agents. Presenting the awards, CSO Jan Eisby praised everyone involved in making 2015 another record sales year.


For their almost 50 years of continuous service Oy Helge Jansson received the ‘Long Term Loyalty’ award.


Dirk den Haese was awarded for ‘Best Expo Support’ for his presence at all of the key international exhibitions over a period of 16 years.


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22.10.2015 0

Tresu launches global service concept

TRESU Group announces a new holistic care programme that enables customers worldwide to gain maximum value from complete workflows that feature TRESU ancillary equipment, printing units and processes. Under the supervision of experienced TRESU technical staff, Global Service Concept comprises round-the-clock support, on-going machine optimisation, training and testing, thereby providing a framework for driving waste out of the customer’s processes.

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31.08.2015 0

Inometa presents new pneumatic carbon bridge adapter

According to Inometa, pressure drops and insufficient ink transfers at speeds in excess of 200 m/min are now a thing of the past. With the introduction of the new pneumatic carbon bridge adapter, the roller and lightweight design specialist has provided the flexo market with a system that is perfectly suitable as an alternative to the cost-intensive hydraulic clamping system for many print shops and machine manufacturers.

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20.08.2015 0

Integrated ink logistics solution for repeatable colour quality

GSE Dispensing (booth 7D59) is a supplier of tailored ink logistics solutions that eliminate waste, enable repeatable colour on demand and reduce setup times in the label and package printing workflow. These comprise dispensing systems for spot and process colours, table-top off-line proofing systems and integrated ink management software.

Colorsat dispensing programme enables ‘colour on demand’

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