The Group now offers an extra firm rotec compressible sleeve with a hardness level of 70 Shore A, in addition to the medium (50 Shore A) and firm (60 Shore A) hardness levels.
With its consistent high-quality compressible surface, the rotec compressible sleeve, is most suitable for combining screen and full tone printing within one color station. Due to the round, closed-cell polyurethane structure, the sleeve never loses the level of, unlike compressible tape. However, a perfect balance of hardness and compressibility is needed to achieve optimal printability that is different from job to job. Flint Group already has a range of compressible sleeve hardness levels available, but customer inquiries revealed the need for more options.