Features

Construction and Mechanical Features

HARDENED STEEL KEYS
Extra Long Life Keys, digital feedback ensures precise key position preventing ink key and ink roller wear
LINEAR MOVEMENT OF KEYS
Consistent and repetable ink film thickness
NO INTERACTION BETWEEN KEYS
Movement of an individual key does not affect the position or ink control of the adjacent keys
AUTOMATIC BACKLASH CONTROL
Maximum Precision – Ensures predictable and higly reliable key advancement
SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION WITH ALUMINUM BASE
Superior mechanical integrity

Operation Simplified Press Functions

AUTOMATIC FOUNTAIN CLOSING AT PRESS STOP
Eliminates ink leakage between jobs and extended press down periods
SIMULTANEOUS CONTROL OF THE ENTIRE PRESS
Only a few seconds required for setting the ink profiles for the entire press
INK SWEEP AND WATER ROLLER SPEED CONTROL (available)
Ink and Water adjustment on operator touchscreen and/or at printing units
REMOTE SERVICE BY INTERNET CONNECTION
Quick and reliable trouble-shooting assistance and software up-dates
AUTOMATIC PRE-SET OF INK PROFILE
This option (Pre-MDS) provides automatic setting of ink fountains by CIP 3/4 or other formats from pre-press or CTP

Electrical Operation and Control Features

ENCODER – DIGITAL CONTROL SYSTEM
Precise, Consistent and Reliable ink key positioning 0.25 micron (.00001”) key positioning accuracy
DOUBLE BACK-UP SYSTEM
No press down time due to system component issues
Mirroring entire system to the second hard drive in real-time (RAID-1)
Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) provided with computer system
INDIVIDUAL MICROPROCESSOR ON EACH INK KEY
Ensures precise key positioning with: High Speed Signal Processing, Voltage Regulation, Encoder Pulse Count Management
“ZERO” SETTING FROM THE PRINTING UNITS
Only one operator required – simple and fast – NO special tools required
MAINTENANCE FREE OPERATION
Provides many years of reliable operation with the lowest “Cost of Ownership” results