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Half-web roller wear: how to avoid it

Half-web roller wear: how to avoid it

Mitch Mulligan, Böttcher Australia MD, recently gave a presentation on roller wear at the SWUG NZ conference held in beautiful Rotorua. For those of you who don’t know, SWUG stands…
Surface knowledge runs deep

Surface knowledge runs deep

The key to optimising roller and blanket performance lies in understanding surface technology. In November 2014 when the European Space Agency successfully landed the Philae probe on the surface of…
How long can offset print rollers last?

How long can offset print rollers last?

How long do you expect your rollers to last? The answer to that question depends partly on what you expect them to do. For instance, it’s possible to keep your…
UV printing and rollers

UV printing and rollers

What are the best rollers to use for UV printing? UV inks for commercial offset printing have been in the spotlight in recent months with a growing number of dedicated…
Printing Chemicals

Printing Chemicals

Pressroom chemistry with inbuilt added value Washes, perfectly adapted to the requirements of users, presses and environment. Böttcher is also one of the world’s leading manufacturers of washes and maintenance…