The Optilife doctor blade has a very special coating designed to produce an instantaneous smooth and clean wipe. The low friction values of this smooth coating result in a very long blade life. This extremely smooth and dura­ble coating maintains a clean consistent wipe throughout its life which makes this a perfect choice for multiple short-run jobs when no blade changes are desired, a big time-saver for make-readies.


  • Further development of the bestseller LONGLIFE
  • The main application is in the solvent-based ink sector
  • No streaking and no hazing in the starting phase
  • Easy on chrome for higher cylinder running times
  • Very fast running-in period and long service life
  • Can also be used for lamination applications

Additional information



0.985"-2.500" (25 – 57mm)