Hell Gravure Systems – Improved performance option

Comparison of engraving times of a typical gravure cylinder: Cellaxy Standard and Cellaxy with High Performance Package option
GERMANY • Hell Gravure Systems announced its new High Performance Package that almost doubles its Cellaxy direct laser engraver performance when engraving gravure cylinders or lasering embossing forms. The package is now available and previously installed systems can be retrofitted, the company said.

Hell Gravure Systems – White background printing saves engraving cylinders

The back-cover white deposit below leads to a significantly more memorable print image, above (click to enlarge)
GERMANY • Hell Gravure Systems said its XtremeEngraving system has opened up a new field of application – engraving coarse screens on transfer rollers to enable white background printing. Under certain conditions, one white cylinder is all that’s necessary with the system. Conventional engraving, however, usually requires two printing cylinders.

Hell Premium Flexo – New washer for plates and sleeves

Hell Gravure Systems and Flexo Wash have developed a washing system for cleaning directly engraved elastomer forms
GERMANY • Hell Gravure Systems and the Danish company Flexo Wash have developed a washing system for cleaning directly engraved elastomer forms. The system complements “Premium Flexo” and enables automated purification based on preset parameters. The washing system is available in several investment options for plates and sleeves.