Thermal Positive CTP Plate

- May 24, 2018 -

Plate Type

Thermal Positive CTP Plate

Substrate

Electro-chemically   grained and anodized lithographic aluminum

Plate

No preheat,   positive working, thermal digital plate with excellent chemical and press   durability; optional postbake for longer runs

Gauge

0.15mm-0.40mm

Max. Width

1200mm

Application

Very long run   and UV print applications

Spectral Sensitivity

830nm

Platesetter compatibility

Recommended:  

Accredited   platesetters: Screen PT-R Platesetters, Kodak Magnus Platesetters, Heidelberg   Topsetters, Suprasetter Platesetters and Starlight Thumsetter

Laser energy required

110 mj/cm2   - 130 mj/cm2

Dependent on   imager type, configuration and resolution.

Resolution

1% to 99%   at 200 lpi

Dependent upon   capability of imaging device.

Coating color

blue

FM capability

25 micron   stochastic

Dependent   upon imaging device capabilities and screening algorithms.

Developer

Starlight TP-D,   Kodak Goldstar Premium Plate Developer

Procession conditions

Developing   temperature:20-25

Dwell time:   20-22 seconds

Newly produced   developer can be used for 20 seconds at 22.

With the aging   of developer, developing time should be extended, but better not raise   developing temperature.

Baking

230-280 for 5-8 minutes.

Run length

100,000   impressions unbacked, 350,000 impressions backed

(Run length   depends on exposure energy, processing and printing quality controls and   conditions)

Safe light

Daylight   handling

Shelf life

12 months, under recommended storage   conditions

Packaging

Available in all formats, including   standard bulk packaging options

0.15mm-100pcs/box; 0.27mm-30pcs/box

Transport and Storage

Store plates flat in their packing   between 10-30,away   from excessive cold, heat, high humidity and direct sunlight, with RH between   40%-65%.