The machine installed at Packtime is an 530-mm, 8-color press with all UV- and hot-air drying options. One gravure station, two corona treaters, web cleaner and camera system.
The Xflex X6 flexo press is a rapid ROI system that integrates several printing and converting technologies in-line and can process all kind of substrates, from 12-micron film to light paperboard, producing many types of applications to satisfy the requests of different target markets. It has operator-friendly features like fully removable inking cassettes and light ink pans, automatic set-up and pre-registration, easy link to intranet and ERP.
OMET Flexo Direct-Drive technology and gearless concept eliminates imperfection and allow the press to reach quality with no backlash and register stability, even at the highest production speeds. The modular design allows combined printing technologies, as well as special finishing applications and converting units. It can control both machine and cross-side of each single printing unit in real time and gets the machine ready to print in less than 1 minute, generating minimal waste.
“OMET machines are robust, operator-friendly, ergonomically designed and adaptive to various inline processes," says Anand Singh, vp-Technical at Pactime Innovations. "Overall the machine is supported by highly skilled, knowledgeable, humble and polite OMET team without them such engineering marvels can't be innovated."