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SWED/CUT

MICROKOTE® G

Excellent performance for sensitive, high-line startups. 

SWED/CUT MICROKOTE® G Doctor Blade

The MICROKOTE® G gives you all the features in the MICROKOTE® series of doctor blades as a result of its fine metallurgical construction, coating, and ISO 9001/14002 process control. It’s super micro-refined steel with a proprietary ink repelling coating eliminates particles from collecting behind the doctor blade. It resists the formation of slivers while eliminating common print defects like streaks, fog, and haze.

MICROSTRUCTURE MATTERS

Compared to standard strip steel, the MICROKOTE® G doctor blade’s microstructure is defined by it’s small and evenly distributed carbide particulate which assures slow and even edge wear, low friction, and smooth ink film formation.  For you that means a higher quality doctor blade that reduces the likelihood of common print defects, reduces wear to your anilox rolls or cylinders, and allows you to run your blades longer.

STANDARD STRIP STEEL DOCTOR BLADE
SWED/CUT MICROKOTE® G DOCTOR BLADE

APPLICATIONS

  • Process: Flexo, Gravure, and Coating
  • Industry Segments: Wide Web and Narrow Web

DIMENSIONS

We offer a full range of sizes specially designed to meet the needs of your pressroom. Contact a FLXON representative to learn more.

CHARACTERISTICS COMPARED

TO STANDARD STEEL

  • Coated Single-Sourced Steel
  • Carbide Sizes: 6 times smaller
  • Carbides/mm∧2: 7.5 times more
  • Friction Level: 5 times lower
  • Corrosion Resistance: XX
  • Life: XXX

AVAILABLE BLADE EDGE PROFILES

The MICROKOTE®  G doctor blade is available in the following blade edge profiles.

 

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