The UK’s leading manufacturer of equipment used
to produce repeatable samples of most surface coatings

RK PrintCoat Instruments manufacture a range of sample preparation equipment/ print testing equipment with one common theme, production of repeatable samples.

The equipment is mainly used in three areas R&D, QC and for small scale production of specialist products.  These samples are used for customer presentation samples, computer colour matching data, printability testing and to test for gloss, strength, weathering etc.

The major industrial users of RK equipment include ink and paint manufacturers, resin and

dyestuff suppliers and manufacturers of textiles, adhesives, papers, films, foils and medical and pharmaceutical products.

RK’s machines have been installed worldwide for various application techniques most of which fall into the categories of Flexo, Gravure (including ink testing and ink proofing), Paste inks, Paints and Adhesives, and high tech coatings such as Printable Electronics.

OUR PRODUCTS

The range of RK’s proofing and testing equipment includes the simple and inexpensive K Hand Coater, utilising K bars (metering bars) & offering an effective method of applying various surface coatings onto many substrates.

ABOUT RK PRINT

The major industrial users of RK equipment include printing ink and paint manufacturers, pigment, resin and dyestuff suppliers and manufacturers of textiles, adhesives, papers, films, foils and medical and pharmaceutical products.

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RK Print has carefully selected appropriate worldwide representatives who have a wealth of experience and can offer support. Get in touch now with a local representative today.

Events

Exhibitions
attended
by RK

LOPEC 2019

20 – 21 March 2019, Munich www.lopec.com

ICE Europe 2019

12 – 14 March 2019, Stand #1320, Hall A5 – Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany

OUR PRODUCTS

The range of RK’s proofing and testing equipment includes the simple and inexpensive K Hand Coater, utilising K bars (metering bars)
& offering an effective method of applying various surface coatings onto many substrates.

K Hand Coater

The K Hand Coater provides a simple but effective means of applying paints, printing inks, lacquers and  adhesives.

FlexiProof 100

High speed, opertator-friendly machine for the production of proofs using water, solvent or UV flexographic inks.

K Printing Proofer

High quality proofs using gravure, gravure-offset or flexo inks are produced instantly using the K Printing Proofer.

LATEST NEWS

Collaboration between RK Print & National Centre for Flexible Electronics

RK PrintCoat Instruments, UK announce their collaboration with with National Centre of Flexible Electronics (FlexE Centre) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK) to design, ...

DSM Resins & Coatings install a VCM from RK Print

DSM Resins & Coatings install a VCM from RK Print, at their site in the Netherlands. André Goos, Global Technical Application Manager at DSM “RK ...

New High Speed Gravure Proofer (GP100) launched at IPEX

The IPEX show in Birmingham served as the launch pad for the introduction of the latest generation colour communication system from RK Print Coat Instruments ...

Hand Coaters donated to Worthy Cause

Sample preparation system and coating technology specialist RK Print Coat Instruments is to ship three K Hand Coaters to medical research centres in Africa. Tom ...

Repeat Business, 5th FlexiProof for Toyo Inks

No matter what sort of manufacture a company undertakes, when a customer places a repeat order, an OEM has a right to feel pleased, for ...