Print Web Monitoring System

Faster than your eyes.

Gain an entirely new insight into the printing process by following key locations throughout the printing process with intelligent high-speed cameras and lighting technology.

The fully synchronized system is able to cope with speeds up to 17 meters per second and it records four types of events: web break, web defect, blanket wash, reel change.

No More Blind Spots

The matrix camera offers a resolution of up to 2.1 megapixels, at a rate of 500 color or black % white images per second.

The smart camera recognizes the brightness of the web and adjusts the illumination.

The smart digital strobe lights contain 90 powerful LEDs. The frequency and flash time of the lights is controlled by the camera.

Web Monitoring

  • Recording in case of a web break
  • Synchronization of the recording
  • Identification of the root cause

Four to six cameras are typically used on a web offset press depending on the web width. Typical locations are after a reel stand, after printing units, after chill roll and in the superstructure at slitting section. Additionally, mobile camera is used to cover folder ad other areas.