DC500MINI

DC500MINI Wide Web Compact Converting

The DC500MINI offers a complete converting and finishing unit, this product was specially created for use with digital printing presses. The DC500MINI can be set up as an in-line extension to a digital label printing system, allowing the web to continue directly into the converter from the digital press. It can also be used as an off-line converting and finishing unit for jobs from other digital presses or conventional presses. It can even function as a printing press for specialized value-adding solutions.

CHARACTERISTICS

All-in-one solution with many options
The DC500mini has all you need to make labels. Varnish, die cut, slit & dual rewind as standard. Optional lamination, corona, web clean, back-scoring, razor slitting and more.

Precision cutting to reduce waste
Print-to-cut registration in just one rotation no station; no station movement or mechanical setup required; semi and full-rotary die cutting.

Speed and versatility
Adjustable repeat lengths from 2”- 22.5”; line speeds up to 40 meters per minute.

Varnish finishing options
UV flexo varnish station with optional registration for spot varnish.

Servo-driven web tension control
Ensures accurate processing over a wide range of substrates.

Compact footprint
Measuring only 3x1 meters (6x3 feet) this compact design will fit into any shop.

Easy web access and maintenance
Cantilevered design.

The GM DC500mini integrates the most advanced converting and finishing techniques available today. When used together with a digital label press, this innovative unit gives professional label printers a complete and versatile solution for high-volume digital printing.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Specifications Metric Imperial
Web width 50mm - 500mm 2” - 20”
Substrate 50gsm - 200gsm  
Die Station
Semi-rotary speed 40m/min 131ft/min
Full-rotary speed 72m/min 236ft/min
Die plate size (repeat) 50mm - 558.8mm 2” - 22”
Rewinder/Unwinder
Max. Internal unwind Ø600mm 27.5”
Max. Single or dual shaft rewind Ø450mm 17.7”
Core diameter 76.2mm or 152.4mm 3” or 6”
Flexo Station
Cylinder Size (Cliché) 254mm - 482.6mm 10” - 19”
Spot varnish option
(digital sensor register control)
   
Slitting Station
Knife Type Pneumatic crush, shear or razor knife
Minimum distance crush 12.7mm 0,5
Minimum distance shear 10mm 0,4
Power/Air 3x400v+N+PE, 32A / 5bar
Dimensions (WxDxH) 2.6m x 1.5m x 1.7m
   

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