Toyobo Printight® CTP plate

Printight® CTP plate

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Toyobo has been leading the letterpress printing as the Pioneer of water washable photo-sensitive nylon printing plate Printight®. Wide range of applications and characteristics of Toyobo Printight® are shown in the site. The CTP (computer-to-plate) technology is to be able to create higher and clear reproduction of screen dots an letters.

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Printight® water-wash plates

Printight® is a water-soluble, photo-sensitive nylon printing plate designed for dry offset and let- terpress applications. Printight® offers excellent ink acceptance and transfer, sharp screen dot resolution, excel- lent durability and excellent UV ink resistance.

Key Advantages:

  • Smooth (less tacky) plate surface.
  • Easy handling.
  • Excellent ink transfer and higher, clear reproduction of screen dots and letters.
  • Excellent durability and excellent UV ink resistance.

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Key Advantages

Lowest dot-gain and higher reproduction capability
Higher and clearer and reproduction of screen dots and letters.

Solven-free in the plate making process, toxic-free for the operator
This revolutionary plate eliminates the need to use toxic, environmentally damaging
washout solvents, and allows processing by "Water".

Reduction in the total cost
Consistent plate quality due to unnecessary to make a film-negative.
Reduction in the personnel cost.

Improvement of productivity
Shorter plate-making time due to the simplification.
Laser ablation layer is able to washout with water.

Structure of Plate



Plate Making Process

Wash with water

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