By fitting directly to the print cylinder, this allows for the use of thinner printing plates, whilst achieving the same improved print results and extended life given by Probak Adhesive Foam.
Pro Shim were the first company to bring magnetic blankets to the corrugated printing industry, and our Pro Blankets and bespoke blanket fitting service remain the corrugated printer’s no. 1 choice.
Our Probak has been used in the corrugated industry since 2001 and served its purpose extremely well, we have now embossed our Probak material to enhance its performance even further.
Probak laminate is a combination of our adhesive Probak material (see Probak Adhesive Foam page for more information) laminated to a Polyester or PVC film and can be manufactured to your specific requirements and sizes.
Pro Shim Supplies UK Ltd manufacture bespoke plate carriers (clichés) for all of the major corrugated machine manufacturers including Gopfert, Bobst, Martin, Emba etc.
Pro Shim's Patented Adhesive Liquid Polymer Base Film's is specially designed with a formulated water and solvent resistant adhesive and air channels to eliminate trapping air and speeds up the plate mounting process.
Pro Shim Supplies UK Ltd offer two exclusive designs of double sided tape:
Pro Shim Supplies UK Ltd offer a large selection of edging strips designed to suit all of the printing machines within the corrugated industry, these can be supplied on pre-made plate carriers or individual packs.
Our on-site slitting and rewinding facilities mean that we offer this material in any width up to 1650mm wide. We can dispatch in any specific roll size required.
Pro Shim Supplies UK Ltd offer a large range of consumables for use within the Flexo / Corrugated industry, including Scalpel blades and handles / Eyelets and Eyelet Tools / Tension Bands, Container Straps, Stretchlok Straps.
Unique to Pro Shim Supplies UK Ltd the new quick drying Plate Sealer provides a protective barrier to prevent moisture and solvents from attacking the tape and provides a flexible sealant with no cracking.
This exclusive revolutionary new product is designed to work with our patent approved "slim universal male and extension"
Designed specifically for laminating double-sided tape to Flexo plates, the laminator has a working width of 1400mm (55”) and a moveable table size of 1400mm x 2100mm (55” x 82.6”).