Patent Number: 6,308,622

Title: Rotary printing machine

Abstract: A device for use in a rotary printing machine having at least one printing mechanism including a plate cylinder which can be releasably mounted on a shaft carrying the plate cylinder. The plate cylinder and the shaft can be oriented both axially and also in the peripheral direction relative to the shaft and thus relative to the article to be printed. When the plate cylinder and the shaft are oriented as desired, the plate cylinder is capable of being fixedly attached to the shaft. The plate cylinder can be fixed in the peripheral direction and in the axial direction.

Inventors: Steffen; Volker (Herford, DE), Voigt; Michael (Kirchlengern, DE)

Assignee: Werner Kammann Maschinenfabrik GmbH

International Classification: B41F 13/16 (20060101); B41F 13/08 (20060101); B41F 013/24 (); B41F 001/34 (); B41F 021/12 (); B41F 021/14 (); B41F 003/08 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018