Grafica News - August 2017
Grafica Flextronica launches Oval textile screen printing machine
Tirupur, August 11, 2017: Grafica Flextronica, a leading manufacturer and exporter of screen printing machines and allied products has launched its first Oval textile screen printing machine at KnitShow in Tirupur on 11th August 2017.
Titled ‘Grafica-OvalTex’, the new machine (GF 2840 OVAL) being launched at KnitShow has 16 Pallet / 6 Head / 3 Flash. The machine is also available in Max. Print Heads 24 / Max. Pallets 52 configuration. The machine has Pallet Size of 30” x 48” (which includes Honey Comb Pallet with Silicon Sheet) with a Print Area 28” x 40”. It has Max. 20 In-built plugs to connect flash curing units which are used to flash cure the prints online.
The machine has Pneumatic squeegee pressure equalizer obtains perfect registration and consistent color reproduction with even ink deposition all over the image area. It has a Pneumatic squeegee pressure regulator with pressure gauge to set optimum pressure for perfect registration and job repetition accuracy thus minimizes squeegee wear and tear. Its Honey comb pallet with silicon rubber pad protects from excess overheating under flash thus avoids ink choking in screen and obtains even ink deposition.
! Pneumatic screen frame locking for quick setup.
! Quick and easy tool free squeegee / flood bar clamping and removing mechanism.
! Adjustable tool free squeegee angle setting mechanism.
! In-built electrical post to connect flash curing unit.
! Touch screen display with user friendly controls.
! High level of safety system.
With the launch of OvalTex, Grafica has become one of the few select top textile screen printing machinery manufacturers in the world, offering wide range of products for garment industry. With over 3 decades of experience in screen printing machinery manufacturing (for graphics, industrial and commercial applications), Grafica launched its first textile screen printing machinery range (called nano-prinTex) in 2011 and it continued its efforts by introducing few more new machinery called nano-prinTag and nano-prinTag plus for tagless label screen printing applications which bypasses heat transfer printing. Grafica is not only selling these machines in India but also regularly exporting to countries such as USA, UK, Russa, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, UAE and some African countries.
“For us launching OvalTex for the first time in India is itself an achievement as we have been exploring this segment for quite some time and this is the outcome of our constant R&D. And garment printers in India will be greatly benefited as they now do not have to bank on imported Oval machines. Moreover, Grafica’s machines are backed by excellent after sales service and technical support to streamline production at customers end,” says Bhargav Mistry, MD, Grafica Flextronica.
Explaining Grafica’s connection with Tirupur market, Bhargav says: “As a manufacturer of high quality screen printing machines and allied products, our company has had a strong brand reputation in Tirupur market as hundreds of its flat bed screen printing machines and screen making set up are being used by heat transfer printers. And since the launch of its textile screen printing machinery range, Grafica has added a new dimension to its ‘connection’ with garment printers in Tirupur as several sets of its textile screen printing machines are also working satisfactorily with repeat orders.”
He concludes: “And our export market has been keenly waiting for the launch of OvalTex and hence soon we will start exporting this new machine to overseas market.”