Patent Number: 6,308,623

Title: Meterable screen roller in a rotary printing machine

Abstract: A meterable screen roller having a peripheral surface whereon a multiplicity of printing ink-accepting depressions are disposed includes a respective base for the depressions formed by a resilient material, and respective chambers located underneath and assigned to the depressions, the chambers being actable upon by a pressure medium for respectively enlarging and reducing the volume of the depressions.

Inventors: Schonberger; Wolfgang (Schriesheim, DE), Spilger; Rolf (Viernheim, DE)

Assignee: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG

International Classification: B41N 7/00 (20060101); B41F 31/00 (20060101); B41F 31/26 (20060101); B41N 7/06 (20060101); B41F 031/26 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018