- October 01, 2008
Film Gives Photo Quality
Polyjetlaser Matte Transparent filmstock supports a wide array of multipurpose laser and inkjet printing applications. Lay-flat performance ensures trouble-free printing and converting and guarantees photo-quality printing, company says. Reportedly delivers exceptional quality and performance for variable data printing.
UPM Raflatac, | 828-651-4776 | www.upmraflatac.com
Adhesive Has Improved Removability
Aqua Tack 1155 water-based adhesive is designed with lower tack and adhesion properties for improved removability. Said to exhibit superior adhesion even at the lower weights used with standard adhesives. Company says the combination of high adhesion and excellent heat resistance make product well suited for use in the label and tape industry.
Aqua Based Technologies | 201-767-6040 | www.aquabased.com
Coding System for Pharma Industry
Imprints For Converters, a complete coding and verification solution, was developed in cooperation with Label Vision Systems, Mark Andy, and Roberts PolyPro. A result of the pharmaceutical industry's need for full compliance with the California ePedigree regulations by 2015, product offers in-line and off-line solutions converters can deploy now to achieve mass serialization at speeds to 967 fpm. Said to deliver optimum speed with all leading in-line and off-line conversion equipment.
Videojet Technologies | 630-860-7300 | www.videojet.com/converters
Press Is Shaftless, Flexible
The updated XP5000 press is shaftless and offers a robust design for around-the-clock operation. Advanced closed loop auto-registration and tension control systems ensure tight process control at high speeds. Process flexibility allows converter to pace each print station independently throughout the press. With a true platform design, press is able to perform flexo, UV flexo, cold foil, hot foil, screen, and interstation die-cutting within the same printhead. Runs a variety of substrates from unsupported film to light board.
Mark Andy | 636-532-4433 | www.markandy.com
Get Quality & Color
The 4000 UV inkjet system is said to be a cost-effective, full-color alternative to toner-based digital printers for label runs to 50,000 labels. With speeds to 100 fpm at more than 1,000 dpi with greyscale technology, system delivers high quality, full-color label printing up to 5.5 in. wide, company says.
Jetrion | 800-875-7117 | www.efi.com
Scan Bar Codes in High Res
The VB6-240 bar code scanner has a footprint of just 22 mm × 30 mm × 40 mm, but delivers 6-mil resolution to read very small labels. High resolution and the built-in Automatic Code Reconstruction (an embedded reconstruction software algorithm) enable unit to decode damaged or normally unreadable codes effectively, company says, while installation and configuration are simple.
Pepperl+Fuchs | 330-486-0001 | www.pepperl-fuchs.com