W&H Heliostar rotogravure printing press G21005

Reference: G21005
Machine manufacturer Windmöller & Hölscher
Model Heliostar
Year 2002
Type of inks Solventbased
Number of colours 9
Max. web width 1230 mm
Max. printing width 1230 mm
Min. - Max. printing repeat 450 - 1050 mm
Max. mechanical speed 300 m/min
Materials BOPP: 12 – 70 µ
OPA: > 24 µ
PETP: 10 – 30 µ
Aluminium: 7 – 50 µ
Paper: 25 – 120 g/m2
Unwind type Automatic turret
Unwind shafted/shaftless Shafted
Max. unwind reel diameter 1100 mm
Rewind type Automatic turret
Rewind shafted/shaftless Shafted
Max. rewind reel diameter 1100 mm
Drying type Thermic oil
Drying source included No
Extended drying Yes, on unit 9
Web guide(s) Yes
Video camera Yes, 2 (with defect control, one extra special for cold seal)
Viscosity control Yes
Turningcross Yes, movable between units 4 - 9
Number of cylinders/sleeves 118
Other information Unit 9 capable of cold seal application
Available from Now
Machine can be seen in production Yes
Subject to unsold. Although believed to be correct, the machine specifications and lists supplied are based solely upon those provided by the original owners.

Based in Germany Windmöller & Hölscher is world leader for machinery and systems for the manufacturing and converting of flexible packaging. The product portfolio includes high-performance machines for film extrusion, printing and converting. As a global company W&H offers its clients everything from a single source: from expert consultation and engineering to the delivery of high quality machines and complete packaging production lines. Approximately 2,500 employees create optimal solutions for the individual production tasks of flexible packaging producers – bringing the corporate philosophy “Passion for innovation“ to life. Machines by Windmöller & Hölscher are in use in over 130 countries and by more than 5,000 customers.

The Heliostar has been the primary model rotogravure press for W&H for decades now.

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