High-Speed, Precision, Multi-Color Pad Printing

The highly-regarded carousel principle allows Morlock´s MKM pad printer series to provide high-speed, multi-color precision product decoration.

Upon request the MKM can be adapted to specific project requirements.

Optional add-ons like an optical quality check or advanced position system further expand the MKM´s capabilities.

Multicolor Pad Print 7 Color Decoration Applied at Varied Heights and Angles


Multicolor Design with Perfect Image Look

Higher precision than alternative pad printers

Superior single- or multi-colored printing precision print.


Time Savings

Faster process than alternative pad printers.

Three different operations in only one cycle. Cleaning time parallel to printing time. Simultaneous ink pickup, printing and cleaning.

Optical Cliché Adjustment System

Fast Cliché changes. Easy to use for unexperienced operator.

Well-suited for printing on a diverse product range. Simplified changeovers.

Suitable for Wide Range of Products

Multi-Positioning System

Flexible multi-positioning system offers X-Y angle position correction on wide range of different part shapes.

4 to 5 colors in one compact printing unit

Space savings

The ability to eliminate stations allows for four to five color printing in smaller footprint solution. Dial table system is more compact than traditional linear systems.

Patented MCI Ink Cup System

Hermetic system reduces smell from inks, hardeners and thinners

Less spare parts are needed due to durable (metal or ceramic), changeable  doctoring rings. Radial ink cup fixation allows for longer life for doctoring rings.

Additional Features
  • Integrated quality control systems
  • Can be integrated into larger automated solutions (space and weight savings)
  • Digital networks big data integration (Industry 4.0)
  • Remote access for service
Learn more about the Morlock Carousel equipment
MKM Comparison Table
MKM 80 MKM 125
Cliché size 90 x 165 mm 150 x 280 mm
Maximum print size Ø 56 mm Ø 105 mm
Pad stroke 80 mm 115 mm
Speed 800 pieces/hour in 4 colors 600 pieces/hour in 4 colors
Drive Electromechanical Electromechanical
Voltage 230 V ~ 50/60 Hz 400 V ~ 50/60 Hz
Power consumption app. 700 W app. 1 500 W
Weight app. 450 kg app. 1.500 kg
Dimensions app. 1425 x 920 x 1700 mm app. 1820 x 1350 x 2160 (2910) mm
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