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Duplo launches two new collators available from November

Duplo’s Direct Marketing division has launched two new collators, the Esper DM-230V Pro Collator and the DM Mini Collation System.
The two new machines, which are listed at around €150,000 for the Mini Collation system and €100,000 for the Esper, were given their soft launch in the early part of this year.
The Mini Collation system, which was shown as a prototype at Drupa, is Duplo’s first machine to be twinned with its E-Tandem software, which will be rolled out in November and connects the machine with the cloud, allowing for the production of job reports, job file transfers and diagnostics.
“We’ve had many occasions where envelopes have arrived, glued together, which causes all sorts of problems,” said Neale Horstead, who heads  the

Kluge exhibited finishing machines

Brandtjen & Kluge (Kluge) demonstrated several NEW finishing equipment solutions at PRINT 17. Advancements in die cutting, foil stamping, digital foil transfer, UV coating and folding and gluing was on display at PRINT 17.
Discussing the products that was on display on the Kluge exhibit at PRINT 17, Kluge CEO Michael Aumann commented: “As the digital print market continues to evolve there is a growing demand for converting equipment that matches digital print formats and workflows. The Kluge

Primera announces new colour matching software for CX/FX1200e

Manufacturers of speciality printers, Primera Technology has announced that  the colour matching software solution Productionserver by ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions GmbH now supports Primera’s CX1200e Digital Printing and FX1200e Finishing System.
Productionserver is a modular and scalable RIP, workflow and colour management software. Its latest version, Productionserver 10, featuresincreased RIP speed through parallel tasks processing, colour management and profiling,  colour replication

Zünd launches bit for acrylics

Zünd has brought to market a PCD polishing bit for finishing acrylics.  The P201 and P201-A have a polycrystalline diamond cutting edge (PCD). Polycrystalline diamond is a high-tech manufactured diamond material that has become indispensable in many industrial finishing applications.
The PCD bit is suitable for polishing any kind of routed edges and grooves. It features a particularly long, 16 mm cutting edge, which allows for efficiently and economically polishing even thick materials in one

X-Rite to release multi-angle Spectrophotometers

X-Rite and its subsidiary Pantone announced the launch of the next-generation family of portable multi-angle spectrophotometers for effect finishes.
The new MA-T12, a 12-angle device, and the MA-T6, a six-angle device combine colour imaging and multi-angle spectral measurement to quantify colour, sparkle and coarseness.  These new devices allow customers to define and control the extreme effect finishes now commonly used in the automotive, plastics, coatings, and cosmetics industries to reduce