Printing doctor blade steel

Strip steel

Printing doctor blade steel characterized by high wear resistance, close dimensional tolerances and consistent straightness, providing long doctor blade life and perfect wiping of the printing ink. Read more about the benefits of using Printing doctor blade steel by Alleima.

Printing doctor blade steel

The market's broadest product portfolio

As the world's leading supplier of steel for high-end doctor blade applications, we offer the broadest program of doctor blade steels.

A new grade has now been launched, the patented high-quality tool steel

Alleima® Print XP, which has been developed for long print runs and abrasive inks.

Our range of doctor blade steel is the widest on the market with products tailor made for any application. All Alleima® Print doctor blade steel grades are suitable for rotogravure and flexographic printing.

Product Description
Alleima® Print XP
  • Exceptionally high wear resistance
  • Particularly suitable for abrasive inks
  • White-polished surface
Alleima® Print EPS
  • Excellent wear resistance
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Suitable for all types of ink
  • White-polished surface
Alleima® Print RPS
  • High wear resistance
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Suitable for water-based inks and laminating
  • White-polished surface
Alleima® Print EP
  • Very high wear resistance
  • Suitable for non water-based and UV inks
  • Blue or white-polished surface
Alleima® Print RP
  • High wear resistance
  • Suitable for non water-based inks
  • Blue or white polished surface

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