Offset Blankets >> Specialty


Gans specialty blankets are designed by our technicians for our clients that require exceptional resistance to UV inks and washes. Our specially formulated surfaces are perfect for printing on stocks with inks that are prone to picking, pilling, or linting.

  • IMAGE: Gans Image blanket material is specially made only for Gans by Trelleborg, makers of the highest quality offset blanket materials in the world. Our fastest growing blanket material, Image was built from the ground up for long-life durability. An excellent printing surface buffed for effortless ink transfer to the sheet, beneath this surface are extra layers of material to absorb the punishment of day-to-day production. Gans Image blankets will print a sharp dot, for a longer period of time, than any other blanket material we offer.
  • GANS RAVE: Gans Rave blankets have been the industry standard for nearly 10 years. Made with EPDM surface compounds that are resistant to the long-term embossing effects of UV curable inks, Rave will deliver dependable performance to the sheet-fed printer. This blanket has a double buffed surface for smooth transfer and release. If you are a sheet-fed printer using UV curable inks, you owe it to yourself to try Gans Rave blankets and see the difference.
  • UV-E: UV-E is exclusively designed for UV applications. The EPDM blended rubber surface provides exceptional resistance to UV inks and washes. UV-E is excellent for half tone production. The micro-buffed surface allows for superior print quality and release. Its durable construction is made of a multi-ply fabric carcass combined with the compressible layer for excellent smash resistance
  • PFUV: PFUV is designed for printers that require exceptional resistance to UV inks and washes. Its specially formulated EPDM surface is perfect for printing on stocks with inks that are prone to picking, pilling, or linting. PFUV has an enlarged compressible layer for increased smash resistance and blanket longevity.