Steel Rule Dies for Printing and Graphic Finishing
Printers and graphic finishers come to Key Dies for our full range of steel rule die services. Our accuracy and quality of cutting dies saves setup time and reduces press down time—making your die cutting operation more efficient.
Large and small printers and graphic finishers come to Key Dies for our full range of steel rule die services because the accuracy and quality of our cutting dies saves setup time and reduces press down time - making your die cutting operation more efficient. Steel rule comes in a wide selection of brands, types and specifications for cutting, perfing and scoring. We stock a large inventory of rule in house for your unique die specifications, and to keep up with your rush schedules.
Companies save time and resources using our male and female stripping units. Using standard and dynamic stripping hardware, Key Dies engineers each tool to reduce extra stripping time and increase efficiency over the run. Our other services to printers and graphic finishers include water jet cut ejection rubber, phenolic counters, CAD sample making, reverse engineering of supplied samples, and make-ready supplies such as shim tape, matrix, counter pins, stripping pins, etc.
Key Dies offers support services to your in-house die shop with laser burn-only boards as well as pre-bent replacement cavities and rule sections for replacement in your die shop. For the graphics industry, we offer die bases made of wood or a composite material that stands up to high temperatures of heated platens used primarily in cutting printed plastics.
Steel rule dies can be maintained for many years by inserting new rule into existing dies. Most dies made in any shop can be re-ruled at Key Dies as long as the die board is in good condition. If you have any questions, give us a call today!