Printing (Flexo) Accessories

Eaglewood Technologies carries several press cleaners and Capatch® Volume Testing Strips to keep printers running cleanly and efficiently.

Yellow Magic™ Flexo UV and Water-Based Ink Cleaner

Yellow Magic™ is a non-HazMat, environmentally safe cleaner used by leading ink companies, label printers, cup manufacturers, paper bag companies and more. This water based cleaner can safely clean virtually everything on a press.

Features:

  • Non-toxic
  • Non-flammable – Can be disposed of as ordinary garbage. Just filter Yellow Magic through 50 micron screen to take out contaminants before disposing.
  • Zero swelling – The Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF) testing on rubber surfaces found that Yellow Magic caused 0% swelling.
  • Environmentally safe – Compliant with California Clear Air & Water Rule 1171 – only 10.25 pounds of VOC’s in a 55 gallon drum (instead of 280-320 pounds in a regular cleaner).

Uses:

  • Flexo, UV and water-based inks.
  • Coatings & Varnishes from surfaces such as rubber, plastic, stainless steel alloys, photopolymer plates, Anilox rolls.

Yellow Magic 7™ Ink & Coatings Cleaner

Yellow Magic 7™ is a non-HazMat, environmentally safe cleaner which is ideal for use in food packaging manufacturing. It is certified by NSF as safe for use n food production facilities. It can safely clean everything on a press.

Features:

  • Non-toxic
  • Non-flammable – Can be disposed of as ordinary garbage. Just filter Yellow Magic through 50 micron screen to take out contaminants before disposing.
  • Zero swelling – The Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF) testing on rubber surfaces found that Yellow Magic caused 0% swelling.
  • Environmentally safe – Compliant with California Clear Air & Water Rule 1171 – only 10.25 pounds of VOC’s in a 55 gallon drum (instead of 280-320 pounds in a regular cleaner).
Capatch® Volume Testing Strips

Capatch® Volume Testing Strips are a “cell pollution watcher” and a quick method for measuring volumes of Anilox and Gravure coating rolls in printing presses. Capatch® strips can provide verification of the volume of a roll after cleaning and maintenance. They provide an economical, rapid method for monitoring cell volume.

Capatch® sizes

  • Low Volume – 1.25 to 5 BCM (Green-orange strip)
  • Medium Volume – 3 to 15 BCM (Blue-orange strip)
  • High Volume- 10 to 50 BCM (Red-orange strip)