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The Versatile. Speedmaster CD 102


Universally applicable.

The Speedmaster CD 102 is the universal straight-printing press for commercial, packaging and label printing. Equipped with innovative technology, it provides flexible processing of a large variety of jobs and materials with maximum flexibility. Its efficiency and cost effectiveness cannot fail to impress. Easy to use, with short makeready times and integration in the Prinect workflow, the Speedmaster CD 102 achieves constantly high print quality at speeds of up to 15,000 sheets an hour.

An attractive price/performance ratio is not the only advantage of the Speedmaster CD 102. Its strengths are obvious in the production of specialized packaging in up to seven colors, for example, and in UV and coating applications. Another plus: each Speedmaster CD 102 is backed up by the comprehensive service offering from Heidelberg. This enables you to get the most from your machine at all times thanks to maintenance, remote functions, perfectly coordinated consumables, and an international service and spare parts network.

Invest in performance and future-proof value. With over 50,000 printing units sold, the Speedmaster CD 102 is the world’s most popular range of machines in 70 × 100 format. Not only that – it also offers extensive added value thanks to its ultra modern equipment, maximum substrate flexibility and constant productivity.

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[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The feeder – the perfect start for productivity” tab_id=”1527747193174-c2bd186c-acb0″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Preset Plus feeder (2) with Preset air settings stored as factory settings and material-dependent speed compensation for precise separation of a wide range of substrates
  • Automatic pile centering for precise sheet infeed
  • Central suction tape with three individually controlled suction chambers eliminates the need for additional paper feeding elements
  • StaticStar static electricity eliminator minimizes electrostatic charging of sheets and ensures uniform sheet separation and stable sheet travel, even with static materials
  • Non-stop devices (1) at the feeder and delivery ensure uninterrupted production thanks to pile changes on the fly
  • Non-stop and pre-loading devices at the feeder enable paper to be introduced during production, thereby saving valuable time
  • Calibration-free package control integrated in the forwarding roller
  • Precise alignment of the sheet (3) through accurate remote adjustment of the front lays by +/– 1 mm (0.039 in), automated sheet arrival control, and slowing down of the sheets by 65%
  • Sheet monitoring by sensors (4) and four self-calibrating double-sheet detectors ensures continuous production
  • Pneumatic pull lay with self-cleaning function ensures maximum suction performance and reduces maintenance

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The printing unit (5) – designed for productivity” tab_id=”1527747263055-96535145-1d86″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Reduced maintenance thanks to cylinder surfaces with a high-quality finish and low-maintenance gripper systems

Short makeready times:

  • AutoPlate (6) for fast, automatic plate changes at the touch of a button saves valuable makeready time
  • Central remote adjustment of lateral, circumferential, and diagonal registers shortens setup times

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The inking unit and dampening system (8) – quality point by point” tab_id=”1527747328812-8cb2812f-cb16″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Remote-controlled, calibration-free foil ink fountain (9) ensures superior quality with 500 increments per color zone
  • Inking unit with high storage capacity for stable coloring over the entire production run
  • Speed-compensated Alcolor dampening system for a stable ink-water balance, with Vario function for outstanding print quality
  • Situation-dependent, intelligent pre- and post-dampening phases

Short makeready times:

  • Ink fountain liner for fast and clean ink changes

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The sheet travel – stable through the press” tab_id=”1527747375850-a41322ae-2d23″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • AirTransfer system (7) with Venturi nozzles for stable sheet transport without marks or scratches across the entire range of substrates
  • Large radii and printing-nip blowing unit with additional cardboard blowing unit for thick substrates
  • Sensors in each printing unit for sheet travel monitoring

High user-friendliness:

  • Central adjustment option for gripper pad height

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Automatic washup devices – outstanding washing results” tab_id=”1527747415568-0385034d-4864″][vc_column_text]Short makeready times:

  • Program-controlled washup devices for the inking unit and blanket and impression cylinders ensure short makeready times with customizable washup programs

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The coating unit – for the highest standards of finishing” tab_id=”1527747456338-073a85b1-0405″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Chamber blade system (10) ensures a homogeneous coating application.
  • Screen roller with installed screen roller bearing
  • Circumferential and lateral registers: +/– 2.0 mm (0.079 in)
  • Diagonal register: +/– 1.0 mm (0.039 in)
  • Processing of UV coatings for unique high-gloss effects and high rub resistance
  • Option of protective coating for faster postpress and reduction of the throughput time per job
  • Sophisticated spot and metallic coatings in consistently high quality

Short makeready times:

  • Coating supply unit (550 l) with automated cleaning function
  • Combination clamp for blankets and coating plates with register punching enables rapid changes between spot and full area coating

High user-friendliness:

  • Convenient changing of the coating plates from the delivery side
  • Easy operation including circumferential, lateral, and diagonal register control on the Prinect Press Center 2

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The delivery – perfect piles for fast finishing” tab_id=”1527747505157-92cff841-80a4″][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Fully integrated DryStar dryer technology permits fast finishing thanks to outstanding drying results

Short makeready times:

  • Plug-and-play slide-in dryer modules
  • Patented infrared/hot-air dryer cassette
  • Cooled sheet guide path

High user-friendliness:

  • CAN connection


  • Short distances between dryer and sheet optimize energy consumption
  • Highly efficient drying with DryStar saves valuable energy and protects the environment

Various dryer systems for different areas of application

  • DryStar Combination (11) – Efficient drying thanks to the combination of IR lamps and hot air in a single module
  • DryStar Combination Carton (IR/hot-air and hot-air module)
  • DryStar Combination + UV

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”The dryer technology – efficiency through optimal integration” tab_id=”1527747562884-3fc1f0f7-349a”][vc_column_text]High productivity:

  • Preset Plus delivery for precise formation of piles
  • Preset Plus delivery (14) with material-dependent Preset air settings stored as factory settings permits a second print run and postpress with no added effort
  • Continuous Venturi sheet guidance for contact-free, air-supported sheet guidance, and therefore gentle sheet transport
  • Highly efficient sheet brake system with exchangeable suction tapes for precise deceleration of the sheet
  • Easy-to-change brake modules with the option of lateral positioning ensure precise pile formation without marks
  • Inclination and tilt adjustment for optimal pile formation, even at high speeds
  • Speed-compensated gripper aperture and air settings promote optimal sheet piles with different substrates and speeds
  • Pile height 1,295 mm (51 in)
  • Free positioning of the sheet brakes (12) prevents marks on the sheet. They ensure rapid work-and-turn and short throughput times
  • The StaticStar antistatic technology (13) minimizes electrostatic charging of sheets and ensures uniform sheet separation and stable sheet travel, even with static materials

Short makeready times:

  • Easy changing of the brake bands
  • Transfer of presetting data for short makeready times

High user-friendliness:

  • Easy, intuitive operation via touchscreen with jogwheel permits targeted setting of the machine

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  • Easy accessibility for convenient operation
  • High degree of automation ensures short makeready times and reduces paper waste
  • Secure investment and stable value retention thanks to a tried and tested platform and pioneering innovations
  • Fully automated central lubrication on the drive and operator side simplifies maintenance and cuts the maintenance time



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