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Buyers Premium: 7.50%

2004 Heidelberg Printmaster 52-2 Two Color Offset Printing Press - BRAND NEW - 0 IMPRESSIONS

Note! - Machine was purchased by the United States Government and was never put into production. It was set up and demonstrated to the operators, but it was never used. There are 0 impressions on the machine (see photos). You will probably never see another machine in this condition again.

Original Purchase Price - $180,000

Model: GTO 52-2
S/N 720824
Impression Count: 0  (see photos)
Machine Cycle Count: 5681  (see photos)
Super Blue
IR Dyer
Royse Refirgeration Unit
Operators and Parts Manuals
Heidelberg Plate Punch 
230 Volt 32A 3 Phase 60Hz

The Printmaster GTO is a widely-used conventional lithographic production printing press. The 2-colour design can print one or two colours in a single pass of the sheet. Printing of additional colours, including 4-colour process, can be accomplished by means of multiple passes through the press. Accurate 3-point registration is possible by means of the feedboard and printing units. 


Maximum Sheet Size: 14.17" x 20.47" (360 x 520 mm)
Minimum Sheet Size for Straight Printing: 4.13" x 7.09" (105 x 180 mm)
Minimum Sheet Size for Perfecting: 5.51" x 7.09" (140 x 180 mm) 
Maximum Image Area: 13.39" x 19.88" (340 x 505 mm)
Gripper Margin: 0.32" - 0.39" (8-10 mm)
Maximum Speed: 8000 impressions per hour (iph)
Minimum Caliper of Substrate: 0.001"

Of all printing presses ever made by any press manufacturer, the Heidelberg GTO press is the printing press which is in greatest existence worldwide.

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