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by longtimefan
Wed Feb 14, 2024 10:41 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Label Shop Live
Replies: 11
Views: 715

Re: Label Shop Live

Is this only for narrow web?

If wide web there is the over head ovens and bcd

Corona treater settings

Die pressure
by longtimefan
Fri Feb 09, 2024 8:02 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Retarder in Flexo inks
Replies: 5
Views: 771

Re: Retarder in Flexo inks

guy de cafmeyer wrote: Fri Feb 09, 2024 1:20 am Normal Propyl Acetate is what we use . . .
Acetate is faster solvent .
by longtimefan
Fri Feb 09, 2024 8:00 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Ink Flaking off around Dieline
Replies: 3
Views: 386

Re: Ink Flaking off around Dieline

Get with varnish supplier . They should have better products

Send samples if needed
by longtimefan
Thu Feb 08, 2024 10:51 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Label Shop Live
Replies: 11
Views: 715

Re: Label Shop Live

Spot for seals in consumables

Is there a spot for inventory count?
by longtimefan
Thu Feb 08, 2024 12:23 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Label Shop Live
Replies: 11
Views: 715

Re: Label Shop Live

Rewind chart or what customer wants for rw
by longtimefan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 9:36 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Label Shop Live
Replies: 11
Views: 715

Re: Label Shop Live

Just real fast. I was looking on my phone so hard to see it all.

But


Ticket- is there a spot for dryer temps, speed, what treat pen is used?

Does this software have a spot for web path of the press?

Again, I’ll get in office in am and look at it closer on big monitor
by longtimefan
Wed Feb 07, 2024 5:45 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Black light/ strobe
Replies: 2
Views: 256

Black light/ strobe

Looking to buy

Can anyone let me know if a black light from Amazon would be a good purchase or is there better black lights for seeing varnishes with optical brightener?

What strobe light works best for you?
by longtimefan
Tue Jan 23, 2024 7:53 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Turnbar Help
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Turnbar Help

without seeing how it’s configured, could you have a web wrong?

Check all the air holes from your bars. Make sure they’re not plugged.
by longtimefan
Tue Jan 23, 2024 11:29 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: anilox cleaners
Replies: 16
Views: 1621

Re: anilox cleaners

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by longtimefan
Mon Jan 22, 2024 8:57 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Printing on pressure sensitive tape
Replies: 7
Views: 806

Re: Printing on pressure sensitive tape

Frank Burgos wrote: Mon Jan 22, 2024 6:15 pm Here's something I've seen a while back, but I never tried it:

https://www.tesa.com/en/industry/tesa-p ... 3-pv3.html
Seen it and used it. Helps grip but I don't recall if acted like teflon
by longtimefan
Mon Jan 22, 2024 5:43 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: anilox cleaners
Replies: 16
Views: 1621

Re: anilox cleaners

PrintBandit wrote: Mon Jan 22, 2024 9:13 am Interesting everyone’s opinion on the sonics thanks, I’ve no experience with the lasers but suspect they work great

I’ll maybe have to get in somewhere to see a trial along with results
I take a picture of one b4 and one after
by longtimefan
Mon Jan 22, 2024 5:42 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Printing on pressure sensitive tape
Replies: 7
Views: 806

Re: Printing on pressure sensitive tape

What I have seen used in these situations are idlers with a highly textured surface, almost like the surface is impregnated with little diamonds. The idea being that the surface is low-stick and only the high points of the surface touch the adhesive. I've seen that. Teflon will work great but expen...
by longtimefan
Mon Jan 15, 2024 9:47 pm
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: anilox cleaners
Replies: 16
Views: 1621

Re: anilox cleaners

Richprints wrote: Mon Jan 15, 2024 1:11 pm Bandit, I have used ultrasonic in the past and didn't like them. Found them to be too much of a hassle.

Gorilla, I look forward to your reply with manufacturer and model info.
I already posted pcmc meridian

https://www.pcmc.com/our-products/produ ... ox-cleaner
by longtimefan
Wed Jan 10, 2024 8:41 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: anilox cleaners
Replies: 16
Views: 1621

Re: anilox cleaners

Flexo wash maybe

Pcmc meridian
by longtimefan
Fri Jan 05, 2024 8:35 am
Forum: Pressroom
Topic: Die cutting machine
Replies: 1
Views: 467

Re: Die cutting machine

Gonderflex

Delta mod tech