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Cylinder / Roll on Machine

Foilco understand the importance of selecting the right machinery for your project

With a wide range of foiling machines on the market, it is important to understand the differences between them. The choice of a cylinder/roll on foil machine all depends on the size items being foiled and the output speed required. If you’re interested in purchasing a machine, contact our team and we’d be happy to help.

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What is a cylinder machine?

Cylinder machines, also known as roll on foil machines are typically used for medium production runs. In operation, the sheet to be foiled is placed onto the cylinder and then bought into contact with the flat die bed.

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Selecting a machine

The choice of machine depends on the type and size of the items to be foiled and the output speeds required for that particular work

Why a Cylinder machine

The rolling mechanism helps to avoid gassing and can give cleaner results on finer details. Automatic machines like this, do provide more consistent results.

Samples and testing

Sample foiled swatches, printer rolls or ask us to test your stock.

Find the perfect
foil for your project

Choose the substrate/materials you hope to work with and we'll show you the correct foils from the largest range of grades & shades on the market.

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