Pad Printing is a product decorating process that transfers single or multi-color 2-dimensional images onto nearly any 3-dimensional object. The pad printing process utilizes a silicone ink cup to transfer ink onto a printing plate. When the ink dries the resulting decoration is extremely durable. Pad Printing provides precise decoration that is durable and highly repeatable for mass production.
Pad Printing is often used to apply
-identification marking purposes
Like in most markets, medical companies require repeatable, high quality decoration. Due to the nature of medical devices, medical brands and the OEMs and suppliers that support them often also require extreme decoration precision, compliance support and superior print durability. Because of the rigorous nature of approval processes, they also need highly durable decoration equipment (so as to avoid having to repeat the approval process with new machinery)
For over 40 years, Trans Tech has provided quality decorating solutions to leading brand owners, component/contract manufacturers, and small molders. We provide:
Pad printing is well-suited to a wide range of medical devices and components. In particular, pad printing is often used to decorate:
Trans Tech provides everything a medical brand or medical market supplier needs from concept support through completed product handling. We have a wide range of systems, supplies and services uniquely tailored to supporting medical products.
We have a wide range of pad printing equipment and the expertise to identify the best solution for your unique application. We offer both electromechanical and pneumatic systems as well rotary solution. Both stand alone and fully automated formats and single and multi-color formats are available. We also provide a range of pre- and post- treatments when applicable.
Trans Tech provides turnkey solutions- including pad printing supplies carefully designed for optimal performance and efficiency. We offer customized fixtures and tooling. We offer both standard and customized pad printing plates, ink cups and pads. We also offer a large range of cleaning supplies tested for optimal performance with pad printing applications.
Trans Tech supports our medical customers from project concept through installation and beyond. Our services include optimal solution identification, art development, custom supplies as well as superior technical support and training.
Trans Tech has over 40 years experience working closely with medical brands and their suppliers. We have a wide range of specialized skills and products for this market including knowledge of clean-room compatible environments and medical class VI inks.
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