• Topaz CARAT


Product Description



Our All-Around Blanket for sheet-fed offset printing

  • Ideal for high-pigment inks
  • Suitable for switching between UV and conventional inks
  • Very good for use with hybrid inks
  • Designed specifically for frequent paper size changes
  • Ideal for high quality packaging printing

October 2008: Certified by manroland, KBA and HEIDELBERG for the alternating use with UV and conventional inks.

Application and description

Topaz CARAT is a universal 4-ply printing blanket of exceptional durability.

Topaz CARAT is distinguished by a new compressible intermediate layer that, together with the highly resistant surface layer, guarantees a long service life and outstanding printing results.

Topaz CARAT’s superb swell resistance ensures long-lasting good results in hybrid applications.

Technical data
Colour Topaz blue
Identification Brown thread woven in travel direction, PHOENIX stamp with article and serial number
Thickness Art. 396: 1.96 mm / 0.077″
Elongation at 500N/ 50mm ≤0.9 %
Compressibility at 1350 kPa approx. 10 %
Tensile strength ≥ 4,500 N/50 mm
Reduction in thickness due to tensioning and setting ≤2 %
Hardness (total) approx. 80 Shore A
Surface rubber approx. 59 Shore A
Roughness RZ 5 μm
Roughness RA 0.6 μm


  • Delivered on rolls, packed freely suspended
  • All cut sizes available with or without bars
  • With edge sealing and ink jet identification
  • Worldwide sales network
  • Fast service