Optimation Ltd of Ilkeston, Derbyshire

Expert Flexo and Converting Solutions

Flexo Printing Machines for the flexible materials sector, featuring some of the most technologically advanced automation systems from our partners’ EXPERT srl.

The product range includes Central Impression, Stack and Inline presses with models to suit every application. Machines will deliver quality, speed and trouble-free setup and can be engineered to your requirements.

Renowned for their technical ability and customer service, we have no hesitation in recommending this choice of machine for your flexo printing requirements.

Central Drum Flexographic Printing Presses

Compact Range

An easily accessible, compact and flexible machine developed for short runs. Has easy central drum cleaning for changing jobs without the use of steps or tools.

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • 4 – 6 – 8 – 10 colours
  • Maximum printing width 600mm to 1000mm
  • Maximum material width 650mm to 1050mm
  • Printing speed 300 mt/’
  • Print repeat  240mm up to 650mm

compact gearless central impression flexographic printing machine

Ideal Range

A top performing range of gearless Flexographic Printing Machines for a wide range of repeats and widths.

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • 6 – 10 colours
  • Maximum material width 850mm – 1850mm
  • Maximum printing width 800mm – 1800mm
  • Printing speed 450m per minute
  • Print repeat 360mm – 1250mm
  • Gearless drive and 4-motor print deck motion with ball recirculation screws on linear guides, with job memory and recall

Evolution Range

Designed for large format printing. Compact, accessible and easy to use thanks to its low height, perfect for those who need to work with large sizes.  Provides an excellent value investment.large format flexographic printing machine

 

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • 4 – 6 – 8 – 10 colours
  • Maximum printing width 800mm to 1600mm
  • Maximum material width 850mm to 1650mm
  • Printing repeat 320mm up to 1100mm
  • Printing speed 400 mt/’

 

Dynamic Range

A high-performance range of Flexographic Printing Machines for short runs and fast job changes.

Dynamic flexographic printing press

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • 4 – 10 colours
  • Maximum material width 850mm – 1650mm
  • Maximum printing width 800mm – 1600mm
  • Printing speed 400m per minute
  • Easy access and excellent print unit overview
  • Dedicated “motion control

 

Active Range

A Central Impression Flexographic Printing Machine constructed for a high level of flexibility. Compact and user-friendly this press represents an extremely attractive quality/investment ratio.

Central impression flexographic printing machine

 

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • Number of colours 4 – 10
  • Maximum material width 650mm – 1450mm
  • Maximum printing width 600mm – 1400mm
  • Printing speed 350m per minute

 

Stack Type Flexographic Printing Presses

Concept Range

A top performance stack type flexographic press with gear or gearless transmission and the capacity for printing large repeats and web widths.  Single motor for each impression roller, with dedicated “motion control”. Designed to allow the shortest job change over time due to the construction of the sleeve change, automatic pre-register and the job memory/recall system.

Stack type flexographic press

 

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • Number of colours 4 -8
  • Maximum material width 850mm – 2050mm
  • Maximum printing width 800mm – 2000mm
  • Printing speed 300m per minute

Energy Range

A versatile, user-friendly stack type flexo press with geared transmission, available in two versions:

  • With single motor for each impression roller, sleeve change in the machine and pneumatic, automatic deck positioning (automatic pre-register on request).
  • One main motor for all counter impression rollers, inking with closed chamber doctor blade or with rubber roll and manual deck positioning.

Features – all dependent on model selected

  • Number of colours 4 – 8
  • Maximum material width 850mm – 1450mm
  • Maximum printing width 800mm – 1400mm
  • Printing speed 200m per minute

Further Models within Our Stack Type Range Include:

A collection of In-line Stack Type Flexographic Printing Presses both gearless and with gears. These are all user-friendly and available in a wide range of sizes and throughputs.

A range of unwinds and rewinds enables the customer to select the desired level of automation and presses are equipped with Expert’s own inking/washing and viscosity control systems.

 

If you would like to know more about how Optimation and EXPERT could enhance your production or would like to see a press in action please call us on 0115 930 6000 or complete our Enquiry Form