Newspaper Retrofits & Upgrades

manroland Goss web systems offers rebuilds and upgrades for newspaper equipment

When printers choose manroland Goss web systems to rebuild a press and its auxiliary equipment, they get more than enhanced press performance. They get the security that comes from knowing their investment decision will pay off. manroland Goss web systems provides cost-effective rebuild services that not only extend the life of the equipment, but helps to improve performance, helps to reduce waste and identifies obsolete components.

This enhancement provides automatic greasing for the folder cams, eliminating the risk of human error and costly damage to a critical part of the press.

Ink uniformity and fine control across the web can be easily achieved using the segmented blade system.

The addition of a quarter folder brings more options to printers aiming to grow their business.

Tungsten cobalt plasma spray coated RTF filler segments offer many advantages over traditional hardened steel segments.

The air bustle device (ABD) is an effective way to control fan-out and maintain consistent high quality print quality on lighter weight substrates.

Worn blanket and plate cylinder and bores can dramatically affect the performance of the press and quality of the printed product.

The remote inking system with segmented blades and swing-down ink fountains replaces the fixed or drop down ink lever style fountains.

 

This upgrade utilizes the console from the newest version of our control system, Omnicon, and makes it available as an enhancement to all previous press models.

The manroland Goss upgrade strategy provides for an efficient transition to the new drive system with minimal interruption to daily production. By pre-assembling many of the main components, much of the new system installation can be completed while the existing hardware is still in use.

This upgrade replaces the brushes on the folding cylinder with a running belt assembly, leading to an improvement in signature tail stability and control, and the second fold quality.

This enhancement enables the operator to make quicker, more accurate lap adjustments due to being able to adjust on the run.

This upgrade enables perfect adjustment of the cylinder meaning elimination of pin tares and folding cylinder web tension distortion.

This enhancement includes web protection features such as web severers, non-contact detectors, web guides and additional guarding.

The benefits of former nose slitting have long been appreciated, and this latest design builds on our experience and latest technology to provide a system that is easy to retrofit, operate and maintain.

View detailed job information with the new manroland Goss OmniX reporting application.

 

Customers looking to rebuild or upgrade their old ink fountains or digital ink packs now have a better choice. OmniFlow is a precision ink delivery system that outperforms other open ink fountains and ink pumping equipment.