Offset Printing Plates

Orion INK JET Plate

ink jet

Orion Punch is a positive working conventional PS Plate. This plate is designed for long run jobs. Unmatched dot production with fast exposure can be achieved with Orion Punch PS Plates. Orion Punch can be used with any aftermarket developer. But the best quality can be achieved with Orion Plate developer. Print run up to 100,000 can be achieved easily. Orion Punch is a fast developing plate. This plate is suitable for Newspapers as well as commercial printers.

We recommend using Orion developers with Orion Plates.

Orion INK JET Plate
Plate Positive Working, UV Digital Plate with wide operating latitude. Optional post-bake for long runs and resistance to aggressive press chemistry such as UV Inks and blanket washes.( Check Suitability before use)
Thickness 0.28mm. and 0.25mm
Aluminium 1050AA Litho Grade Extra Pure.
Spectral Sensitivity 405nm
Laser Energy Required Standard Metal Halide Source
Suitable Exposing Devices Any device suitable for Positive P.S.Plate
Resolution 1% to 99% @ 100 LPI
Operation Plate is coated with a special polymer to accept Ink Jet Printing Ink. Put the plate on a Ink Jet printer (Recommended Device- EPSON *) and print the image on green coated side of plate. Use Deep Black ink for printing. Ink dries quickly. Put the printed plate under a UV light source to expose un printed green portion of plate. Develop the plate as a normal PS plate.
Plate Processor Any suitable processor for positive plates with temperature Control and speed control
Developer ORION PS Developer
Replenishment ORION PS Developer – 80 ml per sq. meter.
Processing 30 to 40seconds dwell time in developer tub, @ 22-25 Degrees Centigrade +- 1 Degrees Centigrade
Baking Apply any suitable baking Gum.
Run Length 25000 impressions Unbaked and 55000 baked. Actual Run Length may vary according to press, ink and paper conditions.
Safe Light Use under yellow light only
Transport and Storage Store flat away from excessive heat and humidity.

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