Tourmaline CARAT

Our premium blanket for modern sheet-fed offset printing

Tourmaline CARAT

  • Excellent paper release
  • Consistently low sinking behaviour
  • Highly suitable for FM screen printing
Specification / Technical data
Colour Tourmaline green
Identification Brown thread woven in travel direction, PHOENIX marking with article and batch number
Art. no. / Thickness
(Tol. ± 0.0008″ / 0.02 mm)
Art. 374: 0.067″ / 1.70 mm
Art. 376: 0.077″ / 1.96 mm
Elongation at 500 N / 50 mm ≤ 1.2 %
Compressibility at 1,350 kPa approx. 10 %
Tensile strength Art. 374: ≥ 4,000 N / 50 mm
Art. 376: ≥ 4,500 N / 50 mm
Thickness reduction due to tensioning and setting ≤ 2 %
Hardness total approx. 77 Shore A
Surface rubber approx. 52 Shore A
Roughness RZ 5 μm (fineground)
Roughness RA 0.6 μm
Applications Tourmaline CARAT