Metropol’s Top 3 Technology Devices

Metropol’s team travelled throughout North America in 2019 to select and test the best and most advanced presses and finishing equipment available on the market.

For the highest standards in technology driven printing, we provide our top devices (just to name a few), facilitated by a highly trained team of printing professionals who possess specialized knowledge to manage your print solutions.

PRODUCTION PRESS

1. Xerox Iridesse™

  • The world’s first inline, six-colour digital platform
  • Award-winning digital imaging technologies
  • Colour FLX Technology layers CMYK with up to two Specialty Dry Inks in a single pass while maintaining ‘spot-on’ registration from colour to colour
  • Unrivalled image quality, spot embellishments and metallic hues in a single pass
  • Highly automated with ultra HD resolution
  • The highest CMYK+ quality across the widest variety of coated and uncoated media
  • Premium special effects with stunning accuracy
  • A robust suite of finishing options

FINISHING EQUIPMENT

2. The Bourg Booklet Maker

  • Fully symmetrical machine for short turnaround time and small job runs
  • Utilizes the latest technology with unparalleled quality and production speed
  • Industrial grade colour touchscreen
  • Large sheet sizes of 370 x 600 mm (14.57 x 23.62 in) processed with ease
  • Paper flow follows a stitch–fold–trim process with guaranteed set integrity
  • Maximum 120 pages per booklet (30 sheets) and a maximum speed of 5,000 booklets/hour
  • Large range of formats
  • Highest quality of finished products

STRUCTURAL MOCKUP TABLE

3. Graphtec FCX4000-50

  • High-speed for low-to-medium size print-on-demand production
  • Dual tool holder for Graphtec blades, creasers, and pens
  • Electrostatic media hold-down suitable for lightweight materials; can accommodate thicker materials
  • Graphtec’s renowned Advanced Registration Mark Sensing (ARMS) system swiftly reads registration marks printed from any printer to accurately contour cut and crease down to the smallest details
  • ARMS automatically compensates for media skew, print shrinking, and determines the optimal cutting order of objects
  • Sophisticated LED sensor also reads marks printed on challenging materials such as high-gloss, laminates, glitter, metallic, and high intensity reflective
  • Barcode generation automatically loads files and cutting conditions for specific projects