An economical solution to aid with creasing and reduce makeready times is a phenolic counter. Sharples produces the highest quality and most accurate counterplates in the industry. Sharples' counterplates are manufactured to the most stringent tolerances so they will always provide crisp and sharp channel scores, ensuring exact carton folding for gluing and filling.
Manufactured with the best equipment in the industry we include the largest skiving tools ensuring ultra-wide design and ghosting prevention. This skiving process helps to prevent counters from marking cartons as the job runs. All counters are produced from the same program as the die, guaranteeing exact registration for each carton. Sharples offers both flexible and rigid material with or without adhesive. If another alternative is required because of challenging designs or longer runs, the steel counters in different hardnesses are also available and can be produced by Sharples.
- Manufactured from the same software program as the die to guarantee exact registration
- Counters produced with the industry’s best heavy-duty machines
- Use of the largest skiving tool in the industry to help prevent ghosting on cartons
- Positioning accuracy at ±0.0005 per 12"
- Repeatability at ±0.0005