The Gallus EM 280 is the ideal machine for the cost-effective production of high-quality self-adhesive labels in short to medium-sized runs. It is easy to operate, allows the flexible combination of printing processes and has a quick-change platform for short changeover times, all of which makes it ideal for anyone starting out in water-based (WB) and UV flexographic printing. It can also be upgraded to handle rotary screen printing, hot foil embossing and cold foil printing.

Features: Open, modular design for ease of operation and the flexible use and expansion of printing units. The hot foil embossing and cold foil printing units can be used in any position. Centralised and decentralised register adjustment with the press either running or at standstill. Excellent register accuracy, infinitely variable length register and all working positions in the cross-register can be adjusted by +/- 5 mm. Also fitted with a quick-change platform to change printing processes in minutes.

Printing methods: Water-based (WB) and UV flexographic printing, rotary
screen printing, hot foil embossing and cold foil printing are all available in interchangeable positions.

Processing: Rotary diecutting, slitting.

Strengths and areas of application: Flexible and versatile combination of printing processes.
The quick-change platform and rapid ink-change system ensure short setup times for each job. Easy to
operate and stable.

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Separate printing units for shorter setup times, reduced waste and greater productivity.







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The quick-change platform makes it easy to change between printing units.











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High print speeds thanks to the chambered doctor blade.

Technical specifications
Machine specification 
Mechanical machine speed max.  150 m/min. 492 ft/min.
Web width max. 282 mm 11"
Printing
Printing width for flexographic printing max.  280 mm 11"
Format length for flexographic printing max. 457.2 mm 18"
Format length for flexographic printing min. 203.2 mm 8"
Printing width for rotary screen printing max.  270 mm 10 5/8"
Printing width for rotary screen printing min.  130 mm 5 7/64"
Format length for rotary screen printing max. 533.4 mm 21"
Format length for rotary screen printing min. 269.9 mm 10 5/8"
Printing width for hot foil embossing 280 mm 11"
with web width max. 282 mm 11 6/64"
Format length for hot foil embossing max. 552 mm 221 3/4"
Format length for hot foil embossing min.  280 mm 11"
Format length increment 3.175 mm 11"
Number of print operations max. 12
Drying
UV
Hot-air drying
Rotary processing
Processing width max. 280 mm 11"
Format length max. 457.2 mm 18"
Format length min. 203.2 mm 8"
Format length increment 3.175 mm 1/8"
Number of processing operations max. 5
Substrates
PS materials  standard
Paper from approx. 60 g/m²
Monofoil label materials on request
Cardboard on request
Tube laminates on request
All technical data represent approximate values. Gallus reserves the right to make mechanical and design modifications.