Kitmondo, a top marketplace for used industrial machinery, showcases an impressive selection of 8 Colour and beyond Offset printing machines, combining innovation with affordability. These machines, sourced from leading manufacturers like Heidelberg, Komori, and Manroland, are designed to provide precise, high-quality prints and robust durability.

With prices ranging from €50,000 to €200,000, Kitmondo offers solutions that meet the needs of businesses of all sizes. The 8 Colour and beyond Offset machines are celebrated for their advanced printing capabilities and superior quality, making them a preferred choice in industries such as high-end publishing, luxury packaging, and specialty printing. These machines excel in producing detailed art books, complex packaging designs, and vibrant marketing materials, ensuring top-notch color accuracy and consistency.

Kitmondo not only offers competitive pricing but also enables professionals to assess essential machine parameters, ensuring that purchases are well-informed and perfectly suited to their requirements. Dive into Kitmondo’s extensive collection and leverage the power of cutting-edge offset printing technology.

Heidelberg SM 102-8 P Offset

Year: 2000

Nbr of colours 8
Max. paper width 102 cm
Perfecting Yes
Max. paper length 72 cm
Number of copies 219 Mio
Dryer

KOMORI LS 1029 P of 2008

Year: 2008

Nbr of colours 10
Max. paper width 53 cm
Perfecting Yes
Max. paper length 74 cm
Number of copies 98 Mio
Chromed cylinders Yes

Heidelberg XL 75-8-P+LX2-C Offset

Year: 2008

Nbr of colours 8
Perfecting Yes
Number of copies 113 Mio
Coating unit Yes


Used Kammann 4 15 40

Year:

Kammann K4.15.40HS Offset / screen printing machine

Heidelberg CD74-8 P5+LX2 Offset

Year: 2006

Introducing the Heidelberg CD74-8 P5+LX2 Offset printing machine available on Exapro online marketplace: - Offer Title: Heidelberg CD74-8 P5+LX2 Offset - Manufacturer: Heidelberg - Model: CD74-8 P5+LX2 - Year of Manufacture: 2006 - Technical Condition: Good - State: Visible Key Features: - CP 2000 console with touch screen - Axial, circumferential, diagonal register with flash memory - CP 2000 MasterLevel …

Akiyama J-Print 529

Year: 2005

Max. paper length 70 cm
Perfecting No
Max. paper width 50 cm

KBA Rapida 75-8 SW SAPC Offset

Year: 2014

Perfecting Yes
Chromed cylinders Yes


HP Indigo R3000 Offset

Year: 2008

Offset printing machine Brand: HP Model: Indigo R3000 Year: 2008

KBA Rapida 74-8 Offset

Year: 1994

Printing machine KBA Rapida 74-8 has 8 printing sections, which allows to print of two sides of the sheet at once and to develop the maximum printing speed of 15000 sheets per hour. Characteristics: Maximum paper size: 520x740 mm Minimum paper size: 210x297 mm Maximum printing speed: 15,000 sheets/hour (two-sided printing) and 18,000 sheets/hour (one-sided printing) Material thickness to be …

APM Shenzhen Hejia Automatic Packing Machine SS106 6-Color Screen Printing Machine (NEW)

Year: 2021

SS106 high-speed automatic multicolor UV curing & screen printing machine has been designed for printing on cylindrical plastic/glass bottles or caps, the speed can be higher than 3000 pieces per hour. Standard features included auto loading and unloading system, auto flame treatment, “No-Product-No Print” sensor, and UV curing system. The machine is also available with the optional automatic feeder to …

APM Shenzhen Hejia Automatic Packing Machine SS106 6-Color Screen Printing Machine

Year: 2019

SS106 high-speed automatic multicolor UV curing & screen printing machine has been designed for printing on cylindrical plastic/glass bottles or caps, the speed can be higher than 3000 pieces per hour. Standard features included auto loading and unloading system, auto flame treatment, “No-Product-No Print” sensor, and UV curing system. The machine is also available with the optional automatic feeder to …

TAIYO KIKAI TLC-250-6C-1F

Year:

Color 6 color Letter press + 1 flexo coater Printing Width 240mm Web Width 250mm Speed 120/min Printing Type Letterpress + Flexo coater Method Rotary Die cut (with or without) Rotary die cutter + Flat bed die cutter Repeat Length 193.675mm-457.2mm Description Taiyo TLC-250-6C+1F year 2003 Color: letterpress 6 unit x 6 UV unit + 1 flexo unit Unit: unwinder …

Van Dam CM 608 M

Year: 2004

600 cups per minute Min./Max. Product height: 50 mm – 200 mm Min./Max Rim Diameter: 50 mm – 230 mm Max. Printing height: 150 mm Max. Printing length: 610 mm UV Cure on mandrel Under power Auto infeed and collection systems included Location: USA

IWASAKI LR-25

Year: 1993

Color 6 Printing Width 180 X 250mm Web Width 50-280mm Speed 30-180 rpm Printing Type Letterpress. Method Intermittent Die cut (with or without) Without Description 6 color offset printing machine. Roll to roll

Polytype BDM 350

Year: 1987

Model: BDM 350 500 cups per minuite UV Drying New: 1987 Just taken out of service infeed system included Prints up to " diameter

Used HP MOD. LATEX 3600 LARGE FORMAT INDUSTRIAL PRINTER W/ ACCESSORIES & SPARES

Year: 2017

2017 HP mod. LATEX 3600 Large Format Industrial Printer w/ Accessories & Spares Late-Model, Well-Maintained HP Industrial Printer Specs: 3.2m / 126 in. Cap. Rate: 1290ft/hr, 350,000 ft.mo Indoor HQ: 830ft/hr Dual Roll Spindle: up to 440 lb / 200kg Heavy-Duty Single Roll: up to 660 lb / 300kg Optical Media Advance Sensor 10L HP Ink Supplies Data Sheet: https://h20195.www2.hp.com/v2/GetDocument.aspx?docname=c08398463

Man Roland R904 7B XXL Offset

Year: 2002

Nbr of colours 7
Number of copies 238 Mio



Exploring the Benefits of 8-Color Offset Printing Machines on Kitmondo

At Kitmondo, we pride ourselves on connecting professionals with top-quality industrial machinery. Among our extensive range of offerings, our Printing Machines category includes the sophisticated 8-Color Offset Printing Machines and beyond. Let’s delve into what these machines are and why Kitmondo is the premier marketplace for buying or selling them.

What Are 8-Color Offset Printing Machines?

Offset printing is a widely-used technique where the inked image is transferred from a plate to a rubber blanket and then onto the printing surface. An 8-Color Offset Printing Machine is capable of printing with eight distinct colors, typically including the standard CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key or Black) plus additional colors such as light cyan, light magenta, and other spot colors for special effects and precise color matching.

These machines are designed for high-quality, high-volume printing, offering exceptional flexibility and vibrant color reproduction. By applying multiple colors in a single pass, these machines enhance efficiency, accuracy, and creative potential, making them ideal for complex and demanding print jobs such as high-end packaging, art reproductions, and premium publications.

The Kitmondo Advantage: Buying & Selling 8-Color Offset Machines

Navigating the world of used industrial machinery can be daunting, but Kitmondo simplifies the process with several key benefits for buyers and sellers:

Cost Savings: Acquiring new machinery can be a significant financial commitment, especially for small businesses or start-ups. Through Kitmondo, professionals can obtain 8-Color Offset machines at a fraction of the price of new ones, ensuring exceptional value for money. Prices for a used 8-Color Offset machine typically range between €50,000 and €200,000, reflecting the variety available in terms of age, brand, condition, and additional features.

Quality Assurance: Every listing on Kitmondo undergoes a thorough evaluation process to ensure each piece of equipment is in excellent working condition and ready for its next operational chapter. This rigorous vetting process guarantees that even used machinery meets high standards of quality and reliability.

Market Expertise: Kitmondo’s platform ensures a seamless transaction process, whether you're looking to purchase or sell, backed by extensive industry knowledge and customer support.

Key Benefits of 8-Color Offset Printing Machines

8-Color Offset Printing Machines have long been a cornerstone in the printing industry due to their numerous benefits:

High-Quality Prints: These machines deliver exceptional print quality, producing sharp, vibrant images and text with precise color accuracy.

Expanded Color Range: With eight colors, these machines can produce an extensive range of hues, including special spot colors, metallic inks, and other unique effects, providing greater flexibility and creativity in print design.

Cost-Effective for Large Volumes: Offset printing becomes more cost-effective as print volume increases. Once the plates are created, large quantities can be printed at a lower cost per unit compared to digital printing.

Consistency and Reliability: 8-Color Offset machinery ensures consistent quality across all pages. Once set up, each print is identical to the previous one, ensuring uniformity and reliability throughout the print run.

Speed and Efficiency: These machines can produce prints at high speeds, making them ideal for projects with tight deadlines. The ability to print multiple colors in a single pass further enhances efficiency.

Versatility: 8-Color Offset machines can print on various materials, including paper, cardboard, plastic, and more, making them suitable for a wide range of applications.

Durability: The ink from offset machines is thoroughly absorbed into the material, resulting in prints that are resistant to water and wear.

Economical Maintenance: Once set up, these machines can operate for extended periods with minimal maintenance, providing durability and longevity in print production environments.

Key Machine Parameters of 8-Color Offset Printing Machines

When evaluating an 8-Color Offset machine, several key parameters are considered to ensure it meets specific requirements:

  • Max Sheet Size: The maximum size of paper or material the machine can accommodate and print on.
  • Min Sheet Size: The smallest size of paper or material the machine can handle.
  • Printing Speed: Measured in sheets per hour (SPH), indicating how fast the machine can produce prints.
  • Plate Size: The dimensions of the printing plate used in the machine, which holds the inked image.
  • Impressions Count: Measures how many prints or 'impressions' the machine has made during its lifetime, indicating its usage and remaining lifespan.
  • Number of Printing Units: Specifically, eight or more for these advanced machines, with additional units available for special inks or coatings.
  • Stacking Capacity: Refers to the number of sheets the machine can stack and handle in its feeding and collection trays.
  • Ink Control System: Modern machines feature automated systems to control and adjust the flow and distribution of ink, ensuring consistent print quality.
  • Drying System: Details the machine's method for drying ink, crucial for maintaining print quality and speed.
  • Tightening System: Describes how the plates are mounted and tightened, impacting changeover times and print quality.
  • Operational Dimensions: The physical size of the machine, including its length, width, and height, crucial for determining floor space requirements.
  • Weight: The total weight of the machine, important for installation, transportation, and floor planning.
  • Automation Features: Modern machines come equipped with automated features for tasks like plate changing, cleaning, and self-diagnosis for troubleshooting.
  • Compatibility: Whether the machine is compatible with certain inks, coatings, or additional modules.

Applications of 8-Color Offset Printing Machines

Given their versatility and capacity for high-quality print production, 8-Color Offset machines are utilized across various industries:

Publishing Houses: Ideal for printing magazines, newspapers, books, and other periodicals, ensuring high-speed and consistent quality for large print runs.

Commercial Printing: Used for producing brochures, leaflets, flyers, and posters, enabling businesses to create vibrant and sharp marketing materials in bulk.

Packaging Industry: Perfect for printing on cartons, boxes, and various packaging materials, handling different thicknesses and materials.

Stationery Production: Items like business cards, letterheads, and envelopes are often printed using these machines for a professional finish and appearance.

Forms and Documents: Includes printing invoices, forms, and other official documents required in large volumes by businesses and institutions.

Calendars and Diaries: The accurate color reproduction makes these machines suitable for producing visually appealing calendars and diaries.

Album Covers and Vinyl Sleeves: In the music industry, these machines are used for printing high-quality album covers and vinyl sleeves.

Catalogues: Retailers and manufacturers produce extensive product catalogues using these machines, taking advantage of their ability to handle large print runs efficiently.

Direct Mail Advertising: For promotional mailers needing to be sent out in large quantities, offset printing offers a cost-effective and quality solution.

Fine Art Reproductions: Used by artists and galleries to produce high-quality art prints or reproductions, maintaining the integrity and vibrancy of the original artwork.

Comic Books and Graphic Novels: The detailed imagery and vibrant colors in comic books and graphic novels benefit greatly from the color accuracy of 8-Color Offset machines.

Textbooks and Educational Materials: These machines are crucial for printing the vast number of textbooks and educational supplements needed annually by educational publishers.

Leading Manufacturers of 8-Color Offset Machines

Several renowned manufacturers in the offset printing industry are known for their quality and innovation. Here are some prominent manufacturers of 8-Color Offset machines:

Heidelberg: A leading name in the offset printing world, Heidelberg machines are renowned for their durability, quality, and advanced features.

Komori: Based in Japan, Komori is a major player in the printing industry, known for its advanced offset printing solutions and technological innovations.

Manroland: Another key player from Germany, Manroland offers a wide range of offset printing machines tailored to various needs.

Koenig & Bauer (KBA): One of the oldest printing machine manufacturers, KBA provides a comprehensive range of printing solutions, including high-quality offset machines.

Ryobi MHI Graphic Technology (RMGT): Formed from the merger of Ryobi Limited and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Printing & Packaging Machinery, RMGT offers some of the most advanced offset printing machines on the market.

Akiyama: Known for their multi-color offset presses, Akiyama is recognized for precision and reliability in the printing industry.

Conclusion

8-Color Offset printing machines are invaluable assets in the printing industry, offering high-quality, cost-effective, and efficient solutions for a wide range of print jobs. Whether for publishing houses, commercial printing, or packaging, these machines ensure superior print results and enhanced productivity. With Kitmondo, acquiring or selling an 8-Color Offset machine becomes a straightforward and reliable process, allowing businesses to focus on producing exceptional print materials.