Can Decorating Rollers | RotaDyne

By: Rotadyne  09-12-2011
Keywords: Cnc Machining, Roll Grinding, Ink Transfer,

RotaDyne is a major supplier of rollers for the beverage can industry.  Our two-piece can rubber formulas offer solutions for the ongoing demands of faster speeds and longer life.  Our rollers perform at speeds in excess of 3000 feet/minute and are available in a variety of durometers for any roll position.

RotaDyne’s internal custom compounding, as well as dedicated R&D teams provide the latest rubber and urethane technologies for metal decorating.  The Premier family of Ultra-Life® compounds have been designed to deliver superior performance in Rutherford, Ragsdale, FM&S, and other machines, providing uniform ink distribution due to an exceptional ability to store and transfer ink film.  Ultra-Life® resists swelling and hardening, eliminating roller resetting.

Ultra-Life® features:

  • Excellent durometer stability that resists roller hardening and maintains low heat build-up for extended roller life.
  • Excellent dimensional stability that reduces costly downtime due to roller resetting.
  • Excellent ink transfer properties to provide uniform color density during press runs.
  • Superior chemical resistance.
  • Longer service life at the highest line speeds.

The rollers are manufactured at RotaDyne’s Engineered Products Division in Spencerport, NY utilizing the latest manufacturing equipment, techniques and quality management systems.  With CNC machining for cores, CNC roll grinding capabilities, and statistical management systems, RotaDyne guarantees the tightest tolerances based on industry requirements.

RotaDyne’s R&D facilities in Chicago, Rochester, NY, and Dusseldorf, Germany house dedicated teams of technologists and chemists who are constantly upgrading and formulating new compounds to operate in today’s continually challenging, dynamic environment.  All compounds are extensively tested on our exclusive real-world testing machine to thoroughly test performance attributes before coming to market.

Keywords: Cnc Machining, Ink Transfer, Roll Grinding,

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