Sleeves and Mandrills

V&K is principally engaged in (re) covering of mandrills, rollers, rolling wheels and many types of sleeves as elastomer fiberglass sleeves and nickel sleeves.


Following rollers are covered with rubber by V&K:

Flexo rollers
ink Rollers
stretch Rollers
moisture Rollers
Pressure rollers
pull Wheels


V&K produces and rubber covers many types Sleeves including:

Thin sleeves, thick sleeves and nickel sleeves

Digital sleeves
– V&K Direct sleeve, a laser engravable sleeves for the flexo and packaging, with black elastomer in hardnesses 60,70 or 80 Shore.
– V&K Direct sleeve, a laser engravable sleeve, with soft base and hard black elastomer top layer for enhanced flexo quality.

Offset sleeves, Offset Blanket sleeve in hardness 60,70,80 and 85 Shore.


Custom-made rubber

V&K processed commonly used rubbers such as EPDM, NBR, XNBR, HNBR, but has also developed custom-made polymers, such as laser-engravable rubber qualities. We would like to explain in person the benefits.

Rubber hardness

V&K supplies a wide range of rubber hardness ranging in Shore hardness from 25 Shore A to 95 Shore A and 85 Shore D and roughness Ra 0.1um. Through years of experience and our own production, we generally have a fast delivery of one or two weeks. We will give you more information about our sleeves and rolls.