The Crystal has been especially designed for food packaging applications giving great care to the automatisms able to reduce the change over times, the material waste and the energy consumption.
With its new design the Crystal is also suitable for various applications in the flexible packaging field when a high level of automation is required. New ergonomic solutions have also been applied to facilitate
the operator–s work. The Crystal is designed to reach a printing speed of 500 m/min.

The basic Crystal configuration features:

  • Direct Drive Evo®: advanced Uteco’s ES technologyto grant unique performances.
  • CrystalShopWare®: Production, Management,Control & Monitoring Supervisor.
  • Sleeve ejection system.
  • Carbon fiber sleeve mandrels.
  • Touch & Go®: automatic setting–up of the contact point at the start–up.
  • Kiss & Go®: fully automatic impression setting at the start–up.
  • P2P®: dynamic adjustment of printing pressures at cruse speed.
  • PTC®: Predictable Torque Control
  • RDMR: Random Deck Make ready system.
  • Integrated digital videocamera system.
  • SprintWash®: automatic washing system.
  • Viscosity Controls: integrated in the machine HMI.

On request it can be equipped with:

  • Logipack®: automatic handling system of reels and shafts+cores.
  • SmatMatch®: reliable and quick color matching.
  • Corona Treatment.
  • 100% inspection systems for defect detection.
  • In–line flexo or gravure units.
  • UVi or EB curing systems.