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  1. #1
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    May 2009
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    India
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    Pitting on plate cylinder of Komori 426

    Hi all,

    I have an old Komori 426. Recently I notice a pitting on the Plate Cylinder of one unit resulting in an uneven ink distribution on the sheet, a speckled appearance.
    The back of the plate shows dents in the plate matching the pitting.

    Any suggestions aside from removing the cylinder and re chroming?

    Will extra packing help?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Israel
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    rechroming can be done on press

    No real need to take the press apart - it can be done on press.

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  4. #3
    Join Date
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    Does the cylinder not have to be removed and immersed in liquid for the chrome process?
    I hear that there is a dry thermal ceramic coating process too. Any ideas about that?

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