Common name: STEP EDGE. A standard blade for Rotogravure & Flexographic Printing and Coating application with solvent and water based inks. This is very commonly used. Made of carbon steel and microstructure blade, it is used at printing houses worldwide. The base steel material is made from genuine high quality European steel.
|Body||Rotogravure & Flexographic printing, Lamination & Coating and Water base ink coating.|
|Materials||High quality carbon steel|
|Hardness||590 – 600 HV|
|Tensile Strength||2030 N/ mm|
|Blade Width||10 mm to 100mm|
|Packing||Roll in dispenser box (easy to use)|
|Length||(i) Coils 100 meter or 50 meter ( Other meter as customer requirements)
(ii) Pre- cut length ( No joints in any coil).
|Thickness||(0.10 , 0.15 & 0.20 ) mm|
|Lamella (Tip)||(0.10 , 0.15 & 0.20 ) mm|
|Lamella ( Tip) Thickness||60 micron to 120 micron|
|ELONGATION||3 TO 5 %|
The support Blade must be clean and uniform the and should be mounted on top of the doctor blade as shown above figure . To permit flexibility and proper lubrication , the thickness of the support blade between 0,5 mm .
The Distance between the doctor blade tip and the doctor blade tip should be between 3-5 mm .
Use a high quality doctor blade with dimensions suitable for your ink and anilox type.