You no longer have to make a choice between the environment and profitability when selecting a plate. Kodak Sonora XP Process Free Plates eliminate processing and chemistry from plate making. They deliver the quality, productivity, and print capabilities your business needs to be successful.
Free yourself from processors and chemistry forever.
Imagine removing the burdens of maintaining and running a processor while achieving better process control from eliminating all processing variables. Sonora XP Plates use Kodak’s press ready technology to make process free plate making a reality. Just image, mount, and print.
Mainstream print production.
Sonora XP Plates are unlike any other plate. They offer the cost and waste reduction benefits of process free plates, plus they deliver the quality, productivity, and print capabilities of mainstream processed plates. Not only can they satisfy the needs of commercial sheetfed print production, they also deliver strong print performance on commercial heatset and coldset web presses, in offset packaging applications, and even in short run UV.
Enhance your productivity through streamlined plate making.
Shorten plate making cycles by streamlining your production. With Sonora XP Plates, fast imaging speeds combined with the additional time and consistency gained from not processing plates deliver the enhanced productivity you need to increase efficiency and reduce the risk of press downtime.
Free to be more sustainable
Whether your goal is to be compliant or to position yourself as an environmental leader, Kodak Sonora XP Plates can help both in prepress and in the pressroom. Sonora XP Plates not only enable you to remove chemistry, water, energy and waste from plate making but they are capable of printing with recycled paper and board-stock, and IPA free founts often used to produce “greener” print.
Improved process free plate making
Sonora XP Plates deliver faster imaging, higher AM and FM screening capabilities, stronger plate image contrast and expanded print capabilities.
Reduce operating cost and environmental impact.
Sonora XP Plates deliver both reductions in operating costs and environmental impact while letting you differentiate your print. With mainstream productivity, quality and run length capability, the only things you have to lose with Sonora XP Plates are your processor and chemistry.
1Depending on printing conditions, ink, paper, and machine settings.