Pre-press essentials for screens


A market leader in pre-press essentials for screens

Five decades of dedication to the screen printing technology, as an illustration, features this family owned company at its best. At the same time, AMEX Manoukian is dynamic and also customer requirements focused. This is realized, for instance, through the passion for improving the efficiency and quality of the screen printing technology. Therefore, today AMEX has grown into a market leader position in the pre-press essentials for rotary screen market.

The next generation pre-press essentials to improve efficiency in screen making, as well as printing quality

Engaged with customers

Consequently, the market demand engaged customer team of AMEX deploys its decades of experience to find new solutions. But also to keep pace with rapid changing environmental and what’s more the quality requirements. Therefore, this approach will provide innovative products for better printing performance. And so, AMEX offers a complete program of pre-press essentials for making and reclaiming rotary textile as well as label screens.

And developing innovative products

Surely, the core of all AMEX innovation is their sophisticated aboratory. AMEX uses, to illustrate, advanced development technology and high quality raw materials. At the same time, AMEX is respectful for the environment. That is to say, AMEX has developed a portfolio of innovative products. Each solution contributes to improved printing as well as profitability.

As a result highly efficient Pre-press essentials

To conclude, UPrint Technologies offers a complete rotary screen processing portfolio. As a result of the unique formulation of the pre-press essentials, you will achieve high efficiency. But also better printing quality. The next generation photo-emulsion, for example, requires less layers and provides better resistance against ink and as well crisp and sharp details of the printed matter. This solution, for that matter, can save up to 40% in material usage, but also in labor.

Find you application

Textile applications
Product NameApplication
AMEX SCREEN SOL ROTO BLUPhoto-emulsion for the purpose of film, wax, inkjet laser technology
AMEX SCREEN SOL ROTO BLU PLUSPhoto-emulsion for the purpose of film, wax, inkjet laser, CTS technology
Label applications
Product NameApplication
AMEX SCREEN SOL QS VIOLAPhoto-emulsion for laser exposing (CTS), laser engraving (Co2) technology as well as UV-exposing with film
AMEX SCREEN SOL ROTO LASERPhoto-emulsion for the purpose of laser engraving (CTS) technology
AMEX SCREEN-CHEM FILLEROne component retouching laquer for the purpose of filling small pin holes
AMEX SCREEN-CHEM STRIPPhoto-emulsion remover for the purpose of screen reclaiming
AMEX SCREEN-CHEM GHOSTOne component ghost image remover for the purpose of screen reclaiming
AMEX SCREEN-CHEM DEGREASEREco-friendly concentrated degreaser for the purpose to clean the screen before adding the photo-emulsion
AMEX SCREEN-CHEM BOND ARTwo components adhesive for the purpose of mounting aluminum end rings

AKK Cosmos for Flexible Packaging


AKK Cosmos for Flexible Packaging

Chiefly, the AKK Cosmos Flexo is designed for Flexible Packaging. Since today’s advanced flexo printing machines are equipped with central drum printing, these printing assets consequently provide the opportunity for high speed as well as high quality printing. Therefore, conventional plates -even with a small gap- can cause bouncing of the machine at high speed, limiting to use your advanced printing equipment at its full potential. For example, a seamless endless sleeve will solve that bouncing.

A solution thus designed for seamless sleeves

As a result, UPrint Technologies offers a unique engraving process for seamless sleeves. As an illustration, the YAG laser source will support high quality printing, consequently with a uncomparable 5,080 dpi as achievable result. Therefore, you can offer the high demanding brand owners crisp and sharp print, as well as perfect color. This is because of the state of the art in house developed AKK software, with unlimited design options.

AKK Cosmos Flexo for flexible packaging
AKK Cosmos with cantilever cylinder

Maximum flexibility: EPDM plates, dry offset, sleeves as well as cylinders can be engraved.

Cantilever with air supply

When using the innovative cantilever system quick change of sleeves is made easy.

Mandrill for easy mounting as well as demounting of a sleeve

The mandrill can be swiffled and the sleeve can be pushed on or off with great ease, because of to air supply in the mandrill

Mandrill with sleeve mounted ready to engrave

The mandrill with the sleeve is moved back to the starting position, locks into place and then the engraving data can be entered.

AKK Cosmos flexo for flexible packaging software is easy to make state of the art design
In-house developed easy to use AKK software

Therefore, the AKK software offers many setting options and can as well be reprogrammed to blend into your work flow, if required.

High resolution engraving process with as a result advanced print quality

The sleeve / cylinder gets engraved through 1, or an additionally 2nd beam with as a result a resolution of up to 5.080dpi.

AKK Cosmos flexo for flexible packaging
Wash out of sleeves without using harmful chemicals

The last process step is cleaning of the sleeve / cylinder must be cleaned. This can be done -for example- automatically in a cleaning machine or by hand in a bath.

Sleeve is ready to print

Then the sleeve / cylinder is ready for printing.

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