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SUPPLIES CATALOG

 BAND-IT QUIK TYPE | CHANNEL TYPE | LOCK BANDS | MOUNTING MATERIAL | ADHESIVES | EJECTION RUBBER

BAND-IT QUIK TYPE

Every piece of B.W.J. Graphics’ Band-it Quik Type is manufactured in our plant and crafted with the utmost quality for uniform thickness and alignment. 

Band-it Quik Type is a convenient addition to your order. It is ideal for last minute printing changes and is reusable. Our unique Band-it Quik Type is available in six sizes.


View our order form for a complete list of all letters, numbers, fractions and punctuations.

Packed 12 pieces per bag.

2″ type and fractions packed six pieces per bag. 

STEEL & PLASTIC BAND-IT QUIK TYPE BANDS

Steel Band-it Quik Type Bands
Packed 25 pieces per package in seven sizes, also available in 100′ roll.
Plastic Band-it Quik Type Bands
100′ roll economically priced. Can be used in place of steel bands.

BAND-IT QUIK TYPE START UP KITS

Start Up Kits 1/4″, 3/8″, or 1/2″
B.W.J. Graphics offers a sturdy cabinet, packed with one dozen of each letter, two dozen of each number, six dozen assorted punctuations and 25-6″ steel bands. 
Please specify type-size needed when ordering.
Start Up Kits 3/4″ or 1″
A second size option is available in a sturdy cabinet.  The kit is packed with one dozen of each letter and number, six dozen assorted punctuations and 25-6″ steel bands. 
Please specify type-size needed when ordering.

CHANNEL TYPE

BWJ Channel type is manufactured within our plant to meet your box identification needs. Channel type is manufactured in 1/2″ type size and slides into a durable piece of plastic channel.
View our order form for a complete list of all letters, numbers, fractions and punctuations.
Packed 12 pieces per bag except fractions which are packed 6 pieces per bag.

CHANNEL TYPE CHANNELS

BWJ Channel type channels are used for lining up channel type and holding it in place as you print with it.
Channel’s come in 24″ lengths.
Packed 10 pieces per package.

TENSION BANDS

BWJ Lock Bands

Stronger, Safer, and Easy to Use

BWJ Lock Bands contain no metal parts to damage anilox rolls or other mechanical parts—and they are pre-formed to easily and quickly satisfy your mounting needs. 

These specially constructed bands provide a quick, easy method of securing printing plate-mounting material to flexographic press cylinders. In addition, the molded construction provides added assurance and dependability. 

B.W.J. Graphics’ Lock Bands are available in 18 standard sizes. Priced 12 per package.

TENSION BANDS

BWJ Speed-Lok Bands


Stronger, Safer, and Easy to Use

BWJ Speedlock Bands are used in conjunction with #3 grommets to lock down the trail edge of a pre-mount.

B.W.J. Graphics Speedlock Bands are available in 18 standard sizes. Priced 12 per package

SLOT TOOL

The Slot Tool is a convenient tool enabling die mount that makes 1-1/4″ slots in trail edge of plastic mounting material. This easy-to-use, heavy-duty slotter was designed to give years of service. The handgrip lever easily produces slots to secure tension bands for quick set-ups at the press. Air operated models are also available.

DOUBLE BACK ADHESIVE TAPES

Flexstik®

This is an excellent quality double back adhesive used primarily for mounting printing plates to mounting material. 

Available in multiple thicknesses. Priced per roll.

3M®


3M is the nation’s leader in tape products. Whether your job has halftones, lines or solids, 3M® tapes will ensure that your project is printed correctly the first time. 

Available in multiple thicknesses. Priced per roll.

CEMENTS – THINNERS – CLEANERS – ACCESSORIES

933 Reducer / Cleaner
This reducer and cleaning agent is used for cleaning glue from the back of rubber printing plates when using adhesive. It also can be used as a thinner to keep brushes soft and pliable. When cleaning printing plates, use caution so Reducer/Cleaner will not come in contact with the face of the printing plate.

CEMENTS - THINNERS - CLEANERS - ACCESSORIES

14-24 Plate Sealer


This high quality plate sealer is excellent for sealing the edges of mounted dies. It will not crack or chip; and as an added bonus, it prevents edges of dies from coming loose during frequent wash-ups.

CEMENTS – THINNERS – CLEANERS – ACCESSORIES

Poly Bottles W/Spouts


These are used for dispensing glue, sealer or Reducer/Cleaner with more control and less mess. Poly Bottles with spouts, prevent air from thickening the glue or sealer when using open containers for extended periods of time.

CEMENTS – THINNERS – CLEANERS – ACCESSORIES

Glue Pot


The Glue Pot is just what it sounds like.—a quality container for holding small amounts of glue. Made up of heavy gauge aluminum, the upper portion is cone shaped with a 2″ opening and is Teflon coated. The Teflon coating will shed excess glue wiped from the brush and return it to the reservoir. The Glue Pot comes with a brush and cone shaped lid to prevent excess evaporation and thickening of glue. Extra brushes are available.

MOUNTING MATERIALS

Plastic Mount
This easy to use mounting material will be a convenient addition to your dieroom. The natural curve of the material hugs your cylinder. 
Lightly cut the surface along a straight line, fold the material sharply and it will break straight and even. The plastic mount is then ready for applying the lead or trail edge strips. 
Each roll is .030” thick and 62″ wide. Sold by the pound.
Additional colors available upon request.

MOUNTING MATERIALS

Tin Mounting Material


Used for mounting printing plates on presses with magnetic cylinders. 

.010″ thick.  Sold by the pound.

MOUNTING MATERIALS

Polyester Film
This material is used primarily for checking the register on multi-color pre-mounts but can also be used as a mounting material. 
.010″ thick.  Sold by the running foot, approximately 62″ wide.

MOUNTING MATERIALS

Magnetic Backing
A magnetic material used for steel cylinders to mount individual plates. 
.030 thick.  Sold by the roll.

MOUNTING ACCESSORIES

Durometer Gauge
This is a valuable quality-control tool for achieving optimum print quality that is used to check plate hardness. Shore “A” scale.

MOUNTING ACCESSORIES

Grommets & Grommet Sets


These hand held tools install grommets into mounting materials. Sets are made of high quality steel and are even available in foot-operated models. This machine will cut the hole and set the grommet at the same time. 

Dies must be ordered separately for foot-operated models.

Specify die size when ordering.

MOUNTING ACCESSORIES

Stapler, P-6 / Staples


This hand-grip stapler is a fast economical way to fasten lead edge or trail edge strips to mounting material. Staples packed 5000 per box.

MOUNTING STRIPS

Mounting Strips


(Lead Edge & Trail Edge)

These Mounting Strips are used for quick and easy press set-ups. They can be stapled or sewn to mounting material and then attached to the press using tension bands.


We have a variety of different lead edge strips including: single T, extended leg, double flange and universal strips. 

Isowa mats and strips also available. 

BMC'S AND GAUGES

Certificate stamps, recycle stamps, register marks, pressure and impression gauges, and pull straps available in various sizes and styles and in different materials polymer and rubber materials. 


Hard rubber scores are also available in different sizes.  

EJECTION MATERIAL

Red Ejection Rubber-Open Cell
(with or without PSA)
This is an excellent quality ejection rubber designed for use on flat cutting dies. 
Sold by the box, with or without pressure sensitive adhesive.
Please indicate with or without PSA.

EJECTION MATERIAL

Grey Ejection Rubber-Close Cell
(with or without PSA)
The Grey Closed Cell Sponge is a superior closed-cell rubber for rotary cutting dies. It provides better ejection and longer life than most other rubber, and is conveniently packaged in pieces, strips or pads. 
Pads are 10″ x 20″ die cut.
Please indicate with or without PSA

EJECTION MATERIAL

Dieprene 80 Slot Rubber


(scalloped)

This material provides long wear life and is very effective for use on rotary and flat cutting dies.

EJECTION MATERIAL

Dura-Bull Slot Rubber


(scalloped)

Viable alternative slot rubber used in place of Dieprene 80 slot rubber on both rotary and flat dies.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Perforating Type
(Metal – 3/4″ Characters, 1″ Base)
Perforating Type is used to penetrate corrugated board during diecutting. The impression left in the board will, in some cases, eliminate the need to print the board. Each are provided with pre-drilled tack holes and adhesive backing.
Available: A-Z, 0-9, and dashes. 
Priced six per package.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Lead Edge Material


Lead Edge Materials are used on lead and trail edges of rotary cutting dies to help move scrap away from the cutting edges, where build up can damage the die. 

Sold by the foot.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Metallic Makeready Tape


This style of tape aids in the build up of cutting dies. It is provided with self-adhesive backing for quick and easy make-ready right at the press. 

Sold by the roll.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Die Bolts with Washers


These bolts are designed for use on rotary diecutters and the accompanying washers are built-in and will not come off unnoticed. 

Approximately 100 per box.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Plastic Film-Frosted Mylar


Plastic Film is an excellent material for transferring and checking die images. The frosting, on one side, accepts carbon and pencil markings. It has superior flex strength, is dimensionally stable, and is tear resistant. 

Sold by the running foot.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Stop Guides
Stop Guides enable you to run warped or hard to feed board when using jaw type platen presses, and comes with self-adhesive bottom.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Adjustable Hardware
Adjustable hardware is used to hold cutting die attachments in position. They allow pieces to be adjusted for different size boxes. However, wood must be specially routed to accept this hardware.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Grinding Wheels
B.W.J. Graphics’ Grinding Wheels are designed for notching, cutting or nicking rule. In addition, they are reinforced with a resin-based cloth that will not shatter.

CUTTING DIE ACCESSORIES

Polyurethane Mallets


These are made of tough polyurethane that will outlast rawhide mallets and never affect the cutting edges of rotary or flat cutting dies.