LIBRA VP Digital Plate

          Quality, productivity and sustainability for newspaper printers

A violet plate for sustainable newspapers

The KODAK LIBRA VP Digital Plate is a digital plate designed to maximize sustainability for newspapers. Sustainability requires more than just being green—LIBRA VP Plates deliver the quality and productivity you need to stay profitable, while helping you reduce both costs and environmental impact.

Compatible efficiency

LIBRA VP Plates are compatible with market-leading violet CTP systems and plateline equipment.

Flexibility in Processing

Choose conventional processing or an easy chem system, removing the prewash and rinse steps.
LIBRA VP Plates fit the needs of your business today and prepare you for the future

Quality and Productivity

Quality for both newspaper and semi-commercial applications.
Fast imaging, long run lengths and excellent on-press robustness.

Water Savings

Streamline processing and save water by eliminating the prewash and rinse steps with an easy chem system.
Specifications are pending and subject to change.
Plate Negative working, violet photopolymer digital plate
Application Newspaper and semi-commercial print applications
Laser energy required 30 – 50 microJ/cm2 Dependent on imager type, configuration and resolution
Resolution 150 lpi AM and 180 lpi XM at 1200/1270 dpi Dependent on capability of imaging device
Run Length
  • Up to 350,000 impressions when conventionally processed
  • Up to 300,000 impressions using easy chem setups

Dependent on image resolution, press, press chemicals, ink and paper conditions.

Safelight For manual handling and platesetter loading, yellow safelight is required.