Flexo Plate Making and Flexo Printing
Flexo printing has been improving over the years. There have been numerous innovations along the way that have made one of the most reliable high-quality labels printing methods. For instance, the technology has moved from the use of rubber printing plates to the more efficient photopolymer printing plates. The increased use of automation features because of the incorporation of software are some of the ways that this technology has advanced.
A complete flexo printing station included the fountain roller, which collects ink in the try and transfers it to the anilox roller. Anilox roller has a doctor blade (optional) that scrapes it for excess ink. Then there is the plate cylinder, where you mount the flexo plates. Lastly is the impression cylinder that presses the substrate against the plates to print the images.
Flexo Printing Plate Making and Engraving Technology
At Laser Engraving Manufacturers, we some of the best engraving technologies for the making of the flexo printing processes. We have the electronic engraving machines and the laser engraving machines for the making of the plates. Our electronic engraving machines have an electronically-controlled diamond-stylus that cut the cells needed for making the desired graphic or text on a plate cylinder for relief printing. What you need is the original copy in the computer software to have it engraved on the machine.
Our laser engraving machines will also help you enhance the process of making flexo plates. Whether you are using rubber or photopolymer for printing plates, the laser engraving machine will cut it the required cells to make the desired graphic or text to be printed. You just need the graphic or text on the computer software. The laser beam will engrave it on the plate cylinder for relief printing.
There are various kinds of laser an electronic and laser engraving machines. However, the type depends on the size plates that you need. If you have a large plant that’s printing large labels, then you might need to invest in larger engraving machines that can handle such tasks. Similarly, there are small engraving machines that work on lighter tasks. No matter the kind of laser or electronic machine that you’re looking for, Laser Engraving Manufacturers a machine for you.
Advantages of Engraving Technology in Flexo Printing Plate Making
Another benefit of engraved flexo plates is the high-quality printing. Due to the high precision level of our electronic engraving machines and the laser engraving machines, you are guaranteed to get the best quality flexo plates.
At Laser Engraving Manufacturers, we understand the importance of incorporating electronic engraving machines or laser engraving machines in the flexo printing plates. That’s why we are producing some of the best quality engraving machines for your customers. We also offer a vast range of laser and electronic engraving machines at an affordable cost.