Publishing under the theme “We Color Digital,”global digital printing solution provide Valloy Inc. launched an affordable and compactly designed table-top digital die cutter, DuoBlade Petit, resized from the top-selling product, DuoBlade SX. This new innovative product maintains the key features like laminating, multi-head die-cutting, slitting and matrix removal in its small body, to operate together with narrow roll label printers on the table for small and short run business.Whether maximizing its customers’ efficiency or helping them grow, Valloy has the right solution that can take printers further– beyond the limitation of preparing adequate precut roll labels in stock.
DuoBlade Petit is ideal finishing solution for short run and in house label production. In small batch production label production market, there are various printers like OKI Pro, ANY-002, EPSON, UNINET, MEMJET, PRIMERA, etc., but there have never been suitable digital roll to roll blade label cutters for those printers so far. If there were, it was too slow to produce labels or cutting quality didn’t come close to meeting expectations. DuoBlade Petit overcame those issues that other digital blade cutters have. DuoBlade Petit is based on roll to roll digital blade cutting technology. The average cutting speed is 8m/min even it works with a blade, not a laser. Also,it has two cutting heads like DuoBlade SX, functioned with automatic adjustment of cutting head spacing.
Pandemic environment changed economic foundation a lot and there are some expanding industries like food packaging and delivery. Fast preparation of labels with variable data is an essential part of this industry and they’re more and more demand of short run digital label production solution which meets the budget for small and medium companies.There are some selectable printers east to handle, but lack of choices for cutters. DuoBlade Petit puts the last piece of puzzle to fulfill the customer’s demand now. Every required functions and options are embedded in this small all-in-one machine,occupying 2sqm of working space only. Dimension of DuoBlade Petit is 91cm(L) x63cm(W) x 74cm(H) with 120kgs of weight and it works for not only die cutting and lamination, but also slitting, trimming and matrix removal too. With help of buffering zone, continuous rotation of rewinder without step enables much more stable matrix removal and slitting process in constant speed. DuoBlade Petit produces any size and shape of labels, full bleed with beautiful colors which cannot be obtained from precut labels, up to max. label size of 230mm x300mm.