• Polypropylene

    July 20, 2005
    Polypropylene FLEXcon Spencer MA USA OptiFLEX Reseal polypropylene films are designed for resealable pouch label applications in personal care, household and chemical, and food markets. The products are coated with a removable acrylic PSA. The li…

  • dler rolls

    July 20, 2005
    Idler rolls Webex Neenah WI USA The idler rolls are custom-manufactured to run at optimum performance in oven applications or elevated temperatures up to 350° F. They are suited for powder coating, liquid coating, rubber curing, and plas…

  • Plate measurement

    July 20, 2005
    Plate measurement GRIPdigital LaGrange IL USA The Techkon DMS910 Digital MicroScope is a hand held plate measurement device that measures conventional screens from 75 lpi to 300 lpi. It provides linearity and repeatability of ±0.5 percent w…

  • Screen coating

    July 20, 2005
    Screen coating Pulse Roll Label Products Bristol UK The IN-relief UV screen coating provides a tactile feel and enhanced graphics. It can be used to produce a 3D novelty effect, or to create Braille triangles or dots. Good print rheology maintains…

  • Coating thickness measurement

    July 20, 2005
    Coating thickness measurement Scalar Technologies Livingston UK ScalarGauge F measures the thickness of very thin coatings applied to plastic film. It is a non-contact system using the latest optical technology, and will operate at any web speed.…

  • Fuzzy film

    July 20, 2005
    Fuzzy film Ritrama Manchester, England Soft Touch is an overlaminating, polyolefin film with a peach-like feel. It is especially suited for health and beauty products. 44-0-161-786-1752 www.ritrama.com Circle No. 57…

  • Screening technology

    July 20, 2005
    Screening technology Agfa Mortsel Belgium :Sublima is XM screening technology, suitable for offset and flexo processes. The cross modulated technology can achieve line-screen rulings up to 340 lpi. It combines the benefits of amplitude modulated s…

  • Bonding

    July 20, 2005
    Bonding Contech Wichita KS USA The AppliPhase HVA Heat Vacuum Applicator provides total temperature control, assuring correct bonding of flexible back-light signage transfers, reflective sheeting, premask application tape and more. Operators can s…

  • Foil embossing

    July 20, 2005
    Foil embossing GiDue Turate Italy Ready-HHS allows a converter to upgrade existing machinery with a system for adding both foils and holograms. The basic unit consists of the HHS base frame, a control panel and console, and installation adapters.…

  • Laser coder

    July 20, 2005
    Laser coder Weber Marking Systems Arlington Heights IL USA The SolarJet S 3.0 vector laser coder is a unit that produces high-resolution text, bar codes and graphic images as small as 0.020" high on a wide variety of product and package subst…

  • Sensor

    July 20, 2005
    Sensor Sensor Products East Hanover NJ USA Tactilus is an electronic tactile force and pressure indicating sensor. It allows an engineer to monitor how force is disbursed between two contacting or mating surfaces in real-time. The product is a Wi…

  • UV curing

    July 20, 2005
    UV curing Aetek UV Systems Romeoville IL USA The UV Genie system is a UV curing system designed for both flexography and lithography. It is sized to fit most presses, with lamps available from 9" through 27". 630-226-4200 fax 630-22…

  • Laser cutting

    July 20, 2005
    Laser cutting KLEMM Bielefeld Germany The Laser Cut laser cutting machine is for finishing labels. It is available with 50, 100, 200 or 400 watts. The machine can number, mark, kiss cut, punch and perforate. It works on all paper and foil, except…

  • Paper, tag stock

    July 20, 2005
    Paper, tag stock Contract Converting Greenville WI USA The 50# water, oil and grease resistant paper is for the food insert and coupons market. It is 4 mil and features Sheffield Smoothness of 145. The company is also introducing ColorPoint, which…

  • Form roller

    July 20, 2005
    Form roller Harris & Bruno International Roseville CA USA The Clean Image form roller utilizes a textured roller with an eccentric motion to scrub free hickeys from the plate. Its lateral oscillation resolves ghosting issues…