Print 05 & Converting 05 -- New Product Reference Guide
The Duplo System 5000 collating and bookletmaking solution, from Duplo USA, now offers the 2KT head & foot trimmer. The versatile System 5000 with 2KT is an affordable unit.
Environmental Specialties will introduce an effect coating called Profile UV. The use of this coating in conjunction with a spot coating plate can achieve a raised profile over the coated areas. It is available in gloss or matte.
Standard Horizon will feature the Horizon i2i system, a CIP4/JDF-enabled digital workflow. The i2i system will ingest JDF file data to drive a network of finishing solutions that includes floor-model folders, perfect binders, collators, bookletmakers and saddlestitchers. The system offers bar-coded tickets, job record data, automated machine setup and the ability to monitor job status of i2i-connected machines.
Brandtjen & Kluge will exhibit its latest automatic folder/gluer, the OmniFold. The OmniFold offers right and/or left sheet registration, rack-and-pinion elevator-driven feeding section and vertical buckle folder. The OmniFold is modular, allowing users to expand the machine’s capabilities as needed.
Blue Glass anti-marking film is the latest addition to the PRI Technologies family of products. Its micro-bead technology is ideal for coating applications where marking can be a problem. When used in conjunction with Super Blue 2 anti-marking, anti-static systems it helps eliminate marking problems throughout the entire press.
The VPI/SP Vertical Soft-Proofing Station, from GTI Graphic Technology, is a D50 viewing system that provides accurate viewing conditions for hard copy to soft-proof comparisons. The unit accommodates a computer and monitor with variable intensity for optimal match to monitor. Includes side walls for control of ambient light, and the LiteGuard II viewing system monitor to track lamp hour usage.
Technifold USA will introduce the TCM20, geared for short- to medium-run offset and digital print shops. This tabletop creasing solution uses Tri-Creaser technology to eliminate fiber cracking on any type of digitally or traditionally printed paper by producing a letterpress-quality crease. The TCM20 will run sheets up to 20˝, has a near-zero setup time and uses a handfed design to minimize waste.