Grafotronic DC2
Modular Die Cutting

Heavy-duty DIE CUTTING

The DC2 Modular Die Cutting is heavy-duty die cutting machine for 24/7 production of blanks and pre-printed labels.
Solid construction and guaranteed vibration free. Do blanks in 820 ft/min or preprinted labels in 656 ft/min.


  • Heavy duty high speed die cutting machine
  • Solid construction
  • Die cutting in register: 656 ft/min
  • Die cutting blanks: 722 ft/min
  • Q-load system for quick-change of magnetic cylinders
  • Semi-automatic turret rewinder for maximum performance
  • Designed for 24/7 production




  • Semi-automatic turret
  • AUTOCUT automatic cut at end of roll and start of new cycle


  • Fastest set up in the industry
  • 1.5 second / knife
  • Up to 15 knives across the web


  • Quick and easy change of flexible dies
  • Easy to operate with step by step guide on operator panel
  • Time saving, user friendly solution
  • Flexible die change in 30 seconds



Drive system:

  • Latest servo technology for full web control
  • Machine in solid construction and perfectly balanced

Unwind unit:

  • Latest electronic web guide with ultrasonic sensor
  • Built-in measuring system of mother roll and automatic set up of web tension throughout the machine
  • Lift for heavy rolls available

Rotary die cutting module:

  • Heavy-duty high speed die cutting units
  • Grafotronic Q-LOAD Quick Loading system for magnetic cylinders
    Slide in / out in seconds
  • In register die cutting 656 ft/min
  • Additional die cutting unit for perforations or backside cutting
  • Full contact matrix waste rewind for difficult shapes
  • Adjustable anvil cylinder
  • Adaptation of unit to use your existing magnetic cylinders

Slitting systems:

  • Shear cut slitting system
  • The revolutionary SCI-FI KNIVES automatic knife positioning system.
    Set up time: 1.5 sec / knife. Min slitting width: 0.6″
  • Razor blade slitting station
  • Crush cut station
  • Auto set or manual under/back scorer

Rewind unit:

  • Semi-turret: turret for rolls up to 16.5″ in turret mode or 23.5″ on 1 shaft
  • AUTOCUT automatic web cutting and start of new cycle
  • Single & Dual rewind: for label and mono film materials with perfect and automatic tension control for rolls up to 23.5″
  • Fully automatic turret

Rewind shafts:

  • Q-SHAFT – change the shaft quick, easy and hassle free

Technical specifications

  • Max. web widths: 14″ / 18″ / 22″
  • Max. mechanical speed: 722 ft/min
  • Max. unwind roll diameter: 39.5″
  • Unwind shaft size: 3″
  • Die cutting modules available: full rotary
  • Slitting systems available: shear cutting / razor knives / crush cut knives / SCI-FI KNIVES
  • Max. rewind roll diameter on 1 shaft: 23.5″
  • Max. rewind roll diameter on 2 shafts: 2 x 23.5″
  • Rewind shaft size: 1″-6″
  • Drive: Servo
  • Operation: R/L or L/R
  • Size: L 114″ x W 55″ x H 71″