New! Crest Clamshell Widemouth™

“This revolutionizes the die cutting industry.” – Jim Blee, Graphic Tech

MPN Crest Widemouth-72dpi

Increase your production and die cut thicker substrates that are “impossible” to die cut! Our patent-pending Widemouth Crest Clamshell introduces never-before-seen die cutting technology that:

  • Die cuts Falconboard®, ½” Foam Core, Ultra® Board, plastic and more
  • Solves finishing bottlenecks
  • Results in edge quality similar to a table
  • Provides you mass production capabilities

See how the Widemouth can increase your revenue! Contact us today for more information or a demonstration of our prototype press at Graphic Tech.


Crest Die Cutting the Impossible – 1 inch Ultra® Board

Crest Widemouth – One Press Die Cuts All Substrates

Widemouth No Make-Ready Die Cutting

Your die cutting solution

Our modern Crest Clamshell is the perfect fit for a variety of materials: plastics, paper, corrugated and even thicker materials like Falconboard®, Xanita®, and today’s graphic boards such as Foamcore and Ultra® Board.  Applications include large format printing, POP displays, digital finishing, thermal die cutting, kiss cutting, embossing and more.

All our clamshell presses are backed by MPN’s installation, production and application support, along with long-term care by experienced engineers and technicians. Plus, our 30 years of straightforward business practices and reputation for integrity mean you’ll receive not only high-quality products, but unparalleled service and commitment. Guaranteed.

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    May 31 - June 10
  2. Empire National Sales Meeting

    July 20 - July 21
  3. GPI Expo

    September 19 - September 20

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  • My Press Needs Gains Customer for Life

    My Press Needs’ (MPN) complete replacement of Empire Screen Printing’s 28”x 41” Crest Clamshell has resulted in a “customer for life.” That’s according to John Freismuth, president of Wisconsin-based Empire. “MPN’s reputation speaks for itself. I would tell anyone to buy a Crest,” he said. Read More »
  • Crest Clamshell Producing Huge Savings for Australian Printer

    My Press Needs (MPN) announces the installation of its second Crest™ 2.5M (63”x108”) Clamshell in Australia. GSP Print, a large format printer specializing in print, finishing and logistics for POP, billboards and events, purchased the press. GSP Fulfillment Manager Ian Franklin said the company, headquartered near Sydney, had a vision to become an “end to end process,” and purchased the Crest Clamshell to reduce outsourcing costs and operational turnaround times. Read More »
  • My Press Needs Installs Crest for Seifert Graphics

    My Press Needs (MPN) announces the installation of its 23”x 32” CrestTM Clamshell for Seifert Graphics Inc., Oriskany, NY. Seifert Graphics Screen Shop Manager Bob Graves said the company, which specializes in transit graphics for manufacturers and transit authorities throughout the United States and Canada, decided to purchase the Crest based “solely on productivity.” Read More »