Lines are a problem that can appear in flexo printing. The problem can be caused by several reasons but also remedied. Below we list some known causes and several measures that can solve your problems with lines.

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2 causes that can lead to lines

  • Foreign particles trapped under doctor blade
  • Nicks in the doctor blade

4 actions that can solve the problem with lines

  • Install ink filters and magnets
  • Change doctor blade
  • Lower blade pressure
  • Check anilox for damage
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Product recommendations

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