Tactile Digital Metallization with DM-MAXLINER

Digital Spot and Relief Coating

Our DM-MAXLINER machine system breaks the barriers of digital finishing: A clever combination of metallization and coating turns digital printing into a unique haptic relief experience and gives sheets a tangible 3D look. Realized with the support of our subsidiary Steinemann DPE, more than 40 years of machine development experience merge together in our unique flexible DM-MAXLINER. We are now pleased to offer you a new landmark for digital finishing on an industrial scale with highly reliable manufacturing construction, high durability and low maintenance costs. Don't miss our latest brochure DM-MAXLINER with detailed information about our stunning digital metallization concept.

2 Operations – 1 Digitally Finished Product

DM-MAXLINER for Excellent Digital Metallization

With a high printing speed at a maximum resolution of 600 dpi, our DM-MAXLINER is the perfect digital embellishment machine for print shops working with packaging and commercial printing, web-to-print, and letterpress. Packaging, brochures, and personalized printing in large format up to sheet size B1 can be varnished and metallized in one step. For the flexible refinement with tactile effects and metallic designs, we rely on two main processes within our DM-MAXLINER: digital spot coating and digital metallization. For your digital finishing you can choose between the basic system, including the DM-MAXLINER with the inkjet unit and the premium system with inkjet unit and DM-unit for DIGITAL METAL® in one. 


DM-MAXLINER Specifications


Digital Perfection in 2 Actions

DM-MAXLINER – The Outstanding Digital Metallization System

High-gloss digital metallization


For Digital Metallization

  • For flat or raised metallization
  • Embossing effects
  • Up to 5,100 sheets/h
  • Up to 50 m/min
  • Glossy surfaces
  • Filigree structures
  • Minimal operating costs
  • Indexing system for efficient transfer foil use
  • Very short set-up times
Real tactile effects from the digital metallization process

Inkjet Unit

For Digital Spot Coating

  • For professional applications
  • Up to sheet size B1+
  • Up to 10,000 sheets/h
  • Up to 100 m/min
  • 600 dpi resolution
  • Minimal pinholes even with thin layers
  • Industrial construction
  • Simple operation, quick job changes
  • Low varnish consumption, little maintenance
  • Modular machine concept with numerous options

How to Profit from DM-MAXLINER?

KURZ Digital Transfer

As a member of the KURZ digital transfer family, our DM-MAXLINER takes every chance to simplify your working processes. As an all-in-one solution for digital finishing our smart machine architecture brings metallization, spot coating and relief varnishing together. As a result, you benefit from completely new design opportunities. Furthermore, high precision finishing thanks to a highly accurate registration system, automatic re-adjustment of bowing, and time-saving machine operation and maintenance reduces a good amount of workload.
But what about sustainable aspects? Our DM-MAXLINER shines as the most efficient foil saving module in digital printing. Our secret: a foil pull-back system in combination with flexible embossing lengths. Do you want to know more about our overwhelming digital printing benefits? Read here:

What You Gain – Economically:

  • Varnished and metallized finishing in one run
  • Haptic relief effects
  • Flexible reliefs by using different coating thicknesses, including on one sheet
  • High embellishment speed
  • Large format up to sheet size B1+
  • Top print quality at 600 dpi resolution
  • Short set-up and changeover times
  • Little cleaning required
  • No additional tool costs
  • Swiss made: 40 years of experience in mechanical engineering from Steinemann

What You Gain – Sustainable:

  • Savings equivalent of up to 3 conventional printing units
  • Efficient production: Fast start-up times and high process speed
  • Low consumption of coating is environmentally friendly and saves resources
  • Low maintenance and sturdy machine parts
  • Low waste thanks to a smart foil saving system

Your Sustainable Benefits of Digital Metallization

Digital finishing has natural sustainable benefits. Just like our DM-MAXLINER. Our spot and coating system convinces with a resource-friendly production without a static printing form. The tight connection between software and finishing units plus the fast realization saves a good deal of time, money and, most important, energy. This reflects directly into a positiv carbon footprint of your company.

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