TruPoint Orange Doctor Blades
By combining next generation plastic material with the latest innovation in microtip technology, our TruPoint™ Orange™ doctor blades deliver the same metering performance as steel but with up to 4x the blade life. Proven to effectively meter line screens as high as 2000 LPI at press speeds reaching 1500 fpm in a full range of flexible packaging applications. The blade thickness together with our MicroTip™ edge allows for a fine contact area with the roll which results in precision metering that rivals steel. Due to its physical properties, the Orange™ doctor blade is much safer to handle. MicroTip™ and has been shown to substantially reduce pressroom injuries. The material is also non-abrasive and will not cause anilox roll scoring. Request an Orange™ sample today to experience the benefits for yourself.
Orange™ Performance Advantages
- Lasts up to 4x longer than steel meaning fewer blade changes and less downtime
- Effectively meters line screens as high as 200 LPI at press speeds reaching 1500 fpm
- Doctor blades are safer to install and remove from the press
- Reduces anilox wear and scoring.
“Since switching from steel to Orange™, we have eliminated anilox scoring and improved pressroom safety without any reduction in quality. With longer blade life, quicker blade changes and more press uptime, TruPoint™ Orange™ doctor blades are helping us grow our bottom line. This long-time steel user will never let steel touch a new anilox roll again!”
“At Clear View Bag, safety is our biggest concern. We were excited to switch from steel doctor blades to TruPoint™ Orange™ when we learned that we could maintain our high standard of quality while improving pressroom safety. Plus, they are more economical, easier to clean and we don’t have to worry about metal shavings anymore!”
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