There are two main ways of feeding of printed material into the press - sheet fed and WEB. Wide availability of different sheet materials and flexibility of the formats made sheet feeding most used method.
Sheet fed presses differs in the way how inks are applied. The most common is offset printing, which is slowly catching up with the digital. Letterpress, the oldest method, has a niche application. Screen printing on sheet material is mainly intended for applying thick layers of inks and UV varnishing.
A wide selection of used offset presses at Print-machine.com
Almost every printing house is interested to buy a sheet offset press like Heidelberg, Man Roland, KBA, Komori, Ryobi, therefore we pay the greatest attention to our offer in this segment. We sell one and two-color offset machines for small printhouses, 4 and 5 color offset machines, typical for advertising printing houses, 5 - 8 section printing machines with a varnishing unit, usually used for printing cardboard packaging, and the longest 8-10 color ones with perfector - for duplex printing. The list of brands is known to every printing specialist:
Adast, Polly and others.
UV Coating Machines
Print-machine.com offers machines for application of the spot coating for UV (and water dispersion) varnishes. Such equipment used in packaging, labels, and paper advertising production. The method of applying the varnish can be screen printing, roller or a chamber-doctor blade system application. Most popular are used coating machines:
The most widespread were in the middle of the 20th century. At present practically not used for their direct purpose. But due to the strong and simple construction, the tigel and stop cylinder letterpresses reequipped for die cutting, creasing, hot foil stamping and continue to be used successfully in production.