Enhanced Gold QRE

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Enhanced Gold QRE
Enhanced Gold QRE Doctor Blades Simplifying the mystery of Enhanced Gold QRE doctor blade selection. Steve is pleased to introduce Enhanced Gold QRE .  This is a high-performance steel blade material with an extended life. Steve has spent more than 30 years experimenting, testing, troubleshooting, developing and supplying the optimal anilox roller doctor blades for specific jobs. Just request a ... Read More

Cleaning Solutions for Manual Cleaning of Anilox On and Off Press

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Like it or not your operator is going to have to manually clean their anilox prior to or during a print run. Choosing what cleaning chemistry to apply can either make the task quick and effective or an absolute nightmare! The first task is to determine what ink/coating formulation you have in helping to select the right product for the … Read More

Sandon Global expands into North America with The Flexo Factor

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A unique partnership has formed, bringing Sandon’s high quality anilox technology from the UK into North America. Sandon Global, a UK-based manufacturer of new and refurbished anilox rolls, anilox sleeves and gravure cylinders, got its start in 2004 after its founders noticed a gap in the market for high quality anilox supplies. Based in Runcorn, Cheshire, Sandon Global’s staff have … Read More

Eliminate to Rejuvenate!!

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Eliminate to Rejuvenate!! If you are struggling to remove staining, camouflaging, banding and general contamination from your anilox then you need look no further as we have the perfect answer, it is a solution we call “Eliminator”. Developed after many years of research this product has helped hundreds of printers worldwide rejuvenate anilox that would otherwise have been reworked unnecessarily. … Read More

Dirty Anilox

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Dirty anilox. Two words that can mean the difference between you being able to print good quality graphics, retain your customer, or even make a profit. Yet it is these very words that I have heard every day for my entire career and continue to do so which in part is why I formed The Flexo Factor several years ago … Read More

Blast That Roller

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Blast that roller – Considering how relatively fragile the ceramic coating is on any anilox roll, the word ” blast” is not the type of noun that I would recommend associating with cleaning of any anilox. That said this is a word that many printers associate with cleaning of their anilox with the use of baking soda, plastic media or … Read More

The Flexo Factor is now the Approved Reseller for the award winning anilox manufacturer Sandon Global

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I am writing to update you on some exciting news. The Flexo Factor is now the Approved Reseller for the award winning anilox manufacturer Sandon Global. With the exclusive responsibility for the sales and service of Sandon Global anilox sleeves and rollers throughout North America. The Flexo Factor is a perfect fit following a longstanding relationship with the business dating … Read More

The Flexo Factor is pleased to introduce the ACE Vertical Plate Cleaning System.

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ACE Vertical Plate Cleaning System
The Flexo Factor is pleased to introduce the ACE Vertical Plate Cleaning System. Offered in two formats: LCV-30S for plates up to 66.929 x 98.425” LCV-40S for plates up to 82.677 x 110.236” This ergonomically designed machine with its vertical format gives every printer the ability to clean printing plates in a fast and efficient manner with minimal operator effort ... Read More

New Year Savings & Stock Clearance!!!

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New Year Savings & Stock Clearance!!! 2 Roll/Sleeve/Parts Ultrasonic Cleaning Unit for Sale Includes: All stainless 316 construction Stainless lid Auto filtration Stainless steel basket Separate holding tank Drying bars Rinse bars Control cabinet including 4 FMG 600 w/ generators for maximum cleaning efficiency Thermostatically controlled heaters for holding and wash tank Touch screen control and fully programmable PLC Requires … Read More

Introducing Sandon Global – More Than Anilox

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Sandon Global

Introducing Sandon Global – More Than Anilox Are you struggling to break free of your competitors due to the limitations of your existing anilox? Do you find that your anilox are just not as durable as you would like them to be? Would you like to be able to try new cell geometries to help you achieve better opacity, tactile … Read More