blanket cylinder

blanket cylinder

[′blaŋ·kət ¦sil·ən·dər]
(graphic arts)
The cylinder on which the blanket is mounted in offset lithography.
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Tenders are invited for Egyption Yarn Waste Cloth Of High Quality In 2 Ft X 2 Ft For Cleaning Plate And Blanket Cylinder For Printing Of Uts/Prs Tickets.
Semi-rotary drive allows continuous variation of printing length without changes for plate and blanket cylinder. Fully automatic plate change, auto register and optional quick-change doctor blade chambers also minimize setup times.
Each can rolls against a blanket cylinder, which transfers an inked pattern from a plate cylinder.
Blanket washes, consisting of varying types of solvents, are employed in removing ink, paper dusts, and other debris from the blanket cylinder. However, some of these solvents can pose risks to human health and the environment.
Tenders are invited for Spare Parts Of Ajit Web Offset Machine 1 Blanket Cylinder Plate 01 No 2 18 Teeth Bevel Geat Former Folder 02 No 3 Plain Roller Between Cylinder 03 Nos 4 Rubber Runner With Bush 12 Nos 5 1/2 Nylon Belt -10 Mtrs 01 No 19 Nos 01 Set Of 05 Items 19 Nos
On the offset machines, the plate cylinder, blanket cylinder, impression cylinder, inking cylinders, and dampening cylinders are servo driven.
Tenders are invited for Manufacture Of Blanket Cylinder Spindle In En8 Metal To Size Of Length 25 Inch And Dia 28 Mm Along With Locking Belt And Nickle Coating.
The insert remains in the press during a size change, since only the actual size parts--the blanket cylinder and the plate cylinder--are exchanged.
The LS presses use a single independent servo per insert to drive each plate and blanket cylinder assembly, so a seven-color press needs only seven servo motors.
The towers -- stacked nine-cylinder satellites -- will be equipped with semi-automatic changers for either panorama-size or three-wide plates, KBA RollerTronic automatically adjustable roller locks, automatic ink pumping, and automatic common-impression cylinder, blanket cylinder and roller washing.
The Advance Publications operation was among the first sites shopping for a new press to express serious interest in 4-by-1, or straight-only, presses -- so-called because, although able to print four pages across a blanket cylinder, their one-around plate cylinder means producing in collect runs is impossible.