Grafotronic CF2
Compact Finishing

Fast, compact & productive

The CF2 Compact Digital Finishing is a fully servo driven machine for finishing of digitally printed labels.
This machine is a compact version of the DCL2 Converting Line. The CF2 incorporates the same high-tech components as the DCL2 with a more compact design. It offers several automated features along with high-speed converting production.


Compact machine, but still high-end and future safe

  • Machine built on two modules
  • Built with the same components as the fully modular DCL2 machine
  • The only compact machine that can be extended in the future
  • Upgrade on site with any module in just 8 hours
  • All our future innovations are available for existing customers
  • Innovative, automation features for non-stop production

SPECIALITY MODULES and noN-stop production features



  • Non-stop buffer for continuous run
  • 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
  • Min slitting width: 0.6″


  • 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


  • Hot stamping and embossing from Grafotronic and Pantec
  • Flat bed screen printing
  • Rotary Screen module



Drive system:

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

Intelligent unwind module:

  • Unwind unit 29.5″ capacity with fixed unwind shaft
  • Latest electronic web guide with ultrasonic sensor
  • Adjustable splice table and integrated pneumatic web clamps

Printing modules:

  • Modern QC flexo station with no tools needed at change of jobs
  • Spot varnish and overprinting UV/IR
  • Cold foil lamination
  • Second printing module available
  • Hot stamping Grafotronic
  • Hot stamping Pantec
  • Screen printing

Die cutting modules:

  • New generation semi-rotary die cutting system
  • Q-FLEX Automatic flexible die loading system
  • Compensation program for flexible dies semi-rotary die cutting
  • Contact matrix waste rewind (snowball type) incl. back score unit
  • K+B GapMaster with pressure control and oiling system
  • Speed upgrade of semi rotary die cutting to max 328 ft/min

Slitting modules:

  • 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″

Rewind shafts:

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

Technical specification

  • Max. web width: 14″ / 18″
  • Max. mechanical speed rotary: 722 ft/min
  • Max. mechanical speed semi-rotary: 328 ft/min
  • Max. unwind roll diameter: 29.5″
  • Unwind shaft size: 3″
  • Flexo unit available: Full rotary / Semi-rotary
  • Max. printing width: 14″ / 18″
  • Ink drying: UV / IR Dryer
  • Die cutting modules available: Full rotary / semi-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 134″ x W 55″ x H 71″