High-speed fold-gluing systems for precision printing

Planatol is one of the leading manufacturers of fold-gluing systems for rotary printing and has significantly moved this technology forward. Our systems for longitudinal and cross-web gluing lead the way in terms of speed and precision. The modular structure enables individual configurations for each production concept. Our fold-glues are perfectly adapted to the Combijet systems and to being processed from very small nozzles at maximum speed.

Combijet systems are convincing thanks to their top performance, user-friendly operation and reliability and provide state-of-the-art control technology. In addition to the high-tech system COMBIJET 9NET, we offer the attractively priced basic system COMBIJET 9DT. Both systems feature a modular design to enable the varying requirements of the printers to be met optimally.

 

Our products in fold-gluing are characterised by:

  • Application of adhesive in contact with the paper web
  • Exact intermittent longitudinal gluing and continuous fold-softening at all speeds
  • Wear-resistant ceramic nozzles
  • Separate quantity dosage for each applicator head
  • Medium supply for fold-softening agent by means of piston pump
  • Automatic flushing and cleaning system
  • User-friendly operation via touch screen
  • Remote diagnosis system
  • Link to press control desk
  • Web edge scanning

Planatol application systems for fold-gluing

Combijet 9NET

Precision and reproducibility at maximum speed, short set-up times and a high degree of automation are the outstanding features of the system. The fold-gluing system Comibjet 9NET is the modern solution for longitudinal gluing in rotary printing.

Combijet 9NET combines innovative technology that ensures the application of the glue in the folding machine is precise, reliable, quick and efficient in order to save you time and money.

Characteristics
  • Maximum of 80 applicator heads
  • Replacement of the applicator head without tools
  • Gluing or fold-softening with one applicator head
  • Motorised adjustment of the applicator head
  • Path-measuring system and feedback for accurate repeat positioning
  • Glue line monitoring optional
  • Fixed piping optional
  • Non-stop production
  • Modular design
  • Communication with the press control desk
  • Consumption measurement
Fields of application
  • Job printing
  • Semi-commercial printing
  • Newspaper printing
  • Gravure printing
Combijet 9PV

Combijet 9PV meets the requirements of small and medium-sized rotary printing machines. With intermittent longitudinal gluing and continuous fold-softening the system with modular media supply can realise printed products from 8 to 64 pages with up to 8 applicator heads.

Characteristics
  • Maximum of 8 applicator heads
  • Replacement of the applicator head without tools
  • Gluing or fold-softening with one applicator head
  • Quick replacement of applicator heads
  • Changing of canisters during production
  • Optional glue line monitoring
  • Motorised adjustment of the applicator head
  • Modular design
  • Path-measuring system and feedback for accurate repeat positioning
Fields of application
  • Job printing
  • Semi-commercial printing
  • Newspaper printing
  • Gravure printing

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Das bei der Graphischen Kunstanstalt Franz Anton Niedermayr in Regensburg eingesetzte System Combijet 9NET verfügt über 26 Auftragsköpfe. Damit können Klebeprodukte im Umfang von bis zu 96 Seiten im Format DIN A4 bei einer Geschwindigkeit von bis zu 15 m/s gefertigt werden.