Epic Products International is an engineering and manufacturing company committed to developing printing press accessory equipment that enhances the quality, productivity and efficiency of the printing process. Our coating and dampening products are designed to improve the performance of sheet fed, digital and web offset printing presses. Epic’s technological breakthroughs in these areas have helped to advance of the art of printing.
We operate a production facility in Arlington, Texas, where our production team produces 80-90% of the components that go into our machines. Our assembly and quality assurance team work hand-in-hand to assure that the specifications are exactly carried out. We are proud to say, that our products are designed and manufactured in the USA.
Our markets include national and international customers in the commercial printing, packaging, metal decorating and converting industries. Our team of engineers, installers and service technicians span the globe supporting our customers and their printing operations.
Web Inkjet Coaters
The Epic WebCoat provides in-line UV or aqueous coating for the HP’s PageWide Web Presses. By adding coating to the printed surface, the appearance is enhanced and durability and performance is improved. Coating creates the look and feel of offset printing and is a perfect addition to direct mail campaigns and other printing applications.
Delta Dampening System
Retrofit your offset press’ dampening system
With the high cost of tin plate and the demand for flawless print, metal decorators strive to control waste and quality. By retrofitting your metal press with Epic’s Delta Dampening System, you will achieve virtually defect-free printing – minimizing waste, reducing press down time and saving hours of product inspection.
CT-660 & CTi-635
Turn a print station into a coat station, upgrade a tower coater to anilox metering
Precision Liquid Applicator
Epic’s Precision Liquid Applicator (PLA) for web presses delivers a consistent coating thickness regardless of speed, without slinging or spattering. The PLA is designed to be used with aqueous, solvent based, catalytic, electron beam, UV or carbonless coatings and can support both single or simultaneous double sided coating. The coating accuracy the PLA system offers is guaranteed to save your web operation time, money and materials.
Founded in 1977, Epic has a rich heritage of technological advancements in the printing industry. Epic began by developing and commercializing the first dampening system that virtually eliminates printing defects or “hickeys”. In doing so, the quality and efficiency of offset printing presses was greatly improved. The Epic Delta Dampening System was so advanced that, still today every major press manufacturer incorporates a dampening system based on Epic’s technology.
Epic is also credited for significant innovations in offset and digital coating technologies. Epic was the first company to retrofit an offset printing press with a coater, as well as the first in-line coater with a sheetfed toner machine and an inkjet web press.
Since its inception, Epic has worked to develop and commercialize products that improve the printing process.
Max Dahlgren – CEO
Mary Barnes – President
Mike Barisonek – Vice President Sales and Marketing
Chuck Burke – Sales Director
Janice Vance – Accounting Manager
Manny Cordova – Plant Manager
Scott Johnson – Director of Engineering
Jean Berhow – Parts and Service Manager
Julian Almaguer – Purchasing Manager
Epic has an unwavering commitment to quality. All of our equipment is backed by solid performance guarantees. We pride ourselves on our reputation of producing technologically advanced equipment that meets or exceeds our customers’ expectations.
Our reputation was built on and continues to depend on keeping our customers press lines operating at top levels of quality and production.