For Sale: DCM 8 Colour Rotogravure Press

Maximum web width: 590mm, can get 600mm through

Maximum print width: 580mm

Print repeat: 400-600mm

Number of print units: 8 last unit reversible

Fixed units

Drying: hot air, valves, batteries all included but not boiler

Double hoods units 1-7, extended dryers unit 8

Turret unwind with dancing arm for tension control

Unwind diameter: 800mm

Turret rewind with dancing arm for tension control

Rewind diameter: 800mm

Core diameters: 76or 154mm

Register control: Quadtech Autotron, fitted 2008

Web viewer: AVT Argus inspection system

Web guide: fife

Reel shafts: 2 x 76mm, 2 each end and 4 x 154mm adaptors

Ink pumps: 12 x electric

Substrates: shrink film, PVC, PET, OPS, OPP 30–70 micron

Mechanical speed: 250 mpm

Typical production speed: 100mpm–150mpm dependent on substrate

Print cylinders: by negotiation

Electrical supply power control: 400v AC 3 phase, + neutral

Electrical power required: 200A supply

Electrical power required normal production: 83kw

Electrical upgrade in 2008 by Optima control solutions

Approximate size: 23m x 5 m

Year of manufacture: 1991

Contact Mike Kennedy at if you are interested in this machine.

About Polygraphica
Supplier of used machinery. We buy and sell used machinery for a wide range of industries including flexographic printing, rotogravure printing, label printing and converting, paper bag and sack production and tissue converting to name a few.

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