Qualitative, cost-effective and sustainable production
The solutions in the RS 5003 platform deliver superior performance on a variety of flexible materials, including the new eco-friendly packaging substrates for the efficient production of short, medium and long runs of food, beverages and non-food flexible packaging applications. Easy to operate and fast to make-ready and changeover, they feature BOBST unique solutions for sustainable operation with minimum waste for water-based or solvent-based ink printing applications.
Superior print quality and consistent performance
No compromise. High quality printing and speed combined at the same time. Printing on a wide range of materials including new eco-friendly substrates.
Easy web handling and very precise web tension control from the unwinder to the rewinder. No wrinkles even with critical/heat sensitive/stretchable substrates
Precise and uniform ink distribution system solutions to best fit application requirements and use of local ink varieties:
motorized inking roller (MPI)
idle inking roller (HSM)
Enhanced BOBST viscosity control system with ink cooling device for outstanding stability of the printing process.
BOBST supplies and integrates all required auxiliary equipment.
Advanced sustainability and cost savings
Reduced waste through short web path, register pre-setting and minimum volume of ink in circulation
Total Automatic Pre-register Setting (TAPS) for fast machine set-up and minimum waste independent of the press operator skills available as option
Integrated Registron® register control for very fast and precise register correction
High efficient Twin Flow dryers with double airflow and dedicated ventilation systems
Fully automatic bi-directional reel splice at machine production speed. Winders energy recovery solution
Lower Explosion Limit (LEL) system reducing emissions into the atmosphere available as option.
Automated and connected
Exclusive automation features ensuring process repeatability and required productivity
BOBST SPHERE Human Machine Interface, with common style and usability across all BOBST equipment
Connectivity features for full production and quality control:
Connectivity to enable remote access to production and process data
Fast troubleshooting process minimizing breakdowns
High level of security and protection for solving issues online without a technical intervention on site.
Advanced customer experience at Bobst Changzhou's facility
Print demonstrations or printing of customer jobs
Analysis of job production data such as solvent retention and quality control
Training classes in Chinese and in English by expert operators.