Our carefully crafted product range includes customized doctor blades optimized for gravure printing. Our own team locally makes swedcut® doctor blades at Swedev, carefully machined to meter the flow of ink in printing presses. But also, to be able to optimize blade lifetime and get higher and more consistent printing quality. We are willing to say that this is important key factors for printers around the world, in their pursuit to achieve efficient and waste-free production.
Gravure printing doctor blades with swedish steel
Swedcut® doctor blades are made of carefully selected Swedish steel, designed with a unique character, and optimized for the purpose and substrate. This gives us the opportunity to always be able to deliver printing doctor blades of the highest quality, and ensure that each blade delivers according to the right expectations. Our coated doctor blades for gravure printing are completely unique and have been shown to add many positive features. Features as longer runs to high quality and fewer production stops. Consistency through quality is always top of our mind and part of everything we do.
What is a doctor blade made of?
Swedcut® printing doctor blades are made of Swedish crafted steel. The material gives completely unique properties as high quality and more efficient production.
What is the function of doctor blade in the gravure printing process?
In the process, the doctor blade has a central function, to remove excess ink from the engraved cylinder.
Achieve optimal results with our doctor blades
Doctor blades, made of Swedish steel, are the only thing we manufacture. Therefore, we are confident telling you that we are experts in helping you to achieve optimal results. Thanks to solid material and manufacturing knowledge, as well as local knowledge, our distributors always help you to find the optimal blade for your purpose. Therefore, together with our distributors, Swedcut® can supply the very best doctor blades on the market. Continuous improvement is a top priority for us. That’s why we work closely with our distributors to ensure we are always accessible to our customers and open to receiving feedback about our doctor blades.