Web Offset Coaters

 

Add Value and Eliminate Secondary Operations

Custom engineered systems are available for virtually any web offset or converting configuration including wet trap aqueous and UV application.

Epic’s advanced in-line web coaters add value, quality and appeal to web press operations, while eliminating time-consuming secondary operations. Ultimately using Epic’s in-line web coaters will increase profits and create quality impressions.

In-line Dry Trap Coating – SSDT

  • Provides one-sided, overall coating after the drying process
  • Small enough to fit in a press without opening it up or rebuilding it
  • Easily installed on a press with two pass heat set ovens
  • Water based coatings can be applied at speeds up to 2500 fpm
  • Applies a wide range of coating viscosities
  • Can be made portable for use on multiple press lines
  • Coating speed matches any web press
  • Does not require “special” cylinders with different cell sizes to meter different coatings
  • Coating weight can be changed on the run
  • Variable speed drive with automatic following and independent manual control

In-line Pattern Coating System for Aqueous or UV

  • Coating laydown is consistently streak and pin-hole free
  • Requires no special web routing when in use
  • Coat weight can be changed on the fly
  • Applies water or solvent-based or UV coatings without smearing or set-off
  • Supports high gloss, rub resistance, oil and moisture resistant and anti-slip coatings
  • No limitation on types of stock,  can coat label to cover
  • Quick make-readies
  • Easy to install
  • Requires little operator training – easy to operate
  • Capable of overall or pattern coat
  • Single or double side configurations available
  • Servo driven plate cylinder provides “shaftless” closed-loop optical circumferential registration
  • Motorized lateral register for pattern coating
  • Magnetic plate cylinder
  • Laser engraved ceramic anilox roller
  • Enclosed doctor blade system


Web Coater Installations