Kodak Trendsetter News

Kodak Trendsetter News

The KODAK TRENDSETTER NEWS Platesetter brings the quality, stability, and consistency of thermal imaging to newspaper printing at an affordable cost. Newspaper printers have relied on the TRENDSETTER NEWS Platesetter for dependable, consistent printing for over a decade, and now this prepress workhorse is available with new features to help newspapers become more competitive and profitable and now this prepress workhorse is available with new features to help newspapers become more competitive and profitable. Redesigned and updated for new industry challenges, the TRENDSETTER NEWS Platesetter has a smaller footprint, new features, and the latest hardware and software technologies.

Selected features and benefits

  • Equipped with KODAK SQUARESPOT Imaging Technology, delivering unparalleled stability, reliability, and accuracy for high-quality plates and fewer remakes. Enables KODAK STACCATO Screening for vibrant, high quality images.
  • Produces high resolution and stable imaging, allowing newspaper printers to expand into semi-commercial printing for greater revenue opportunities
  • Offers the flexibility to match your business needs at a price you can afford:
    • Throughput from 80 to 150 plates per hour
    • Three automation options – fully automatic plate loading and unloading, manual load and automatic unload, or manual load and unload
  • Supports your sustainability initiatives:
    • Smaller footprint for shipping waste and cost reduction
    • Non process plate ready, so you can completely eliminate your plate processor and chemistry
  • Backed by Kodak’s world-class service and support organization

The TRENDSETTER NEWS Platesetter can be a key element to improving the Stability of your printing business, helping you achieve your quality, efficiency, profitability, and environmental goals.

Specifications

Technology 830 nm laser thermal imaging, external drum
Autoloader capacity Single wide Double wide
(S-AL, F-AL, V-AL models) Standard Standard Wide/Full
Plate:
0.2 mm (0.008 in.)
0.25 mm (0.010 in.)
0.3 mm (0.012 in.)
250
200
166
125
100
83
80
60
40
Throughput @ plate width:* Model Standard Option w/ Commercial Option
320 mm (12.5 in.)890 mm (35 in.) S
S-AU
S-AL
F-AL
V-ALS
S-AU
S-AL
F-AL
V-AL
80 pph
80 pph
80 pph
110 pph
150 pph42 pph
42 pph
42 pph
60 pph
68 pph
80 pph
80 pph
80 pph
100 pph
N/A42 pph
42 pph
42 pph
42 pph
N/A
Workflow connectivity Optimal connection via KODAK NEWSMANAGER and PRINERGY EVO Workflow. PRINERGY EVO TIFF Downloader Software connects to most third-party workflow systems.
Resolution 1200 or 1270 dpi
With commercial option (not available for V-AL): 2400/1200 or 2540/1270 dpi
Screening 200 lpi; 25-micron STACCATO Screening
With commercial option (not available for V-AL): 450 lpi, 20-micron STACCATO Screening
Media type Thermal IR-sensitive aluminum plates, 830 nm
Recommended: KODAK THERMALNEWS GOLD Digital Plates, KODAK PF-N Non Process Plates*, or KODAK NS Digital Newspaper Plates**
*Available in Americas, **Available in United States and Canada
Maximum plate size: around drum x along drum All models:
Single wide (broadsheet): 700 x 450 mm (27.56 x 17.7 in.)
Full option: 838 x 450 mm (33.0 x 17.7 in.)Double wide (panorama): 700 x 985 mm (27.56 x 38.8 in.)
Wide option: 700 x 1118 mm (27.56 x 44 in.)
Full option: 838 x 1118 mm (33 x 44 in.)
Minimum plate size: around drum x along drum S-AU, S-AL, F-AL, V-AL models:
Single wide: 398 x 270 mm (15.7 x 10.6 in.)
Double wide: 398 x 451 mm (15.7 x 17.75 in.)
Manual bypass: 305 x 215 mm (12 x 8.5 in.)S model:
Single wide: 267 x 215 mm (10.5 x 8.5 in.)
Double wide: 267 x 451 mm (10.5 x 17.75 in.)
Size (H x W x D) S-AL, F-AL, V-AL models:
210 x 200 x 180 cm (83 x 79 x 71 in.)S-AU model:
210 x 200 x 180 cm (83 x 79 x 71 in.)
(height is to top of unload table in raised position)
S model:160 x 200 x 120 cm (63 x 79 x 48 in.)
Weight S-AL, F-AL, V-AL models:
750 kg (1653 lbs.)S-AU model:
744 kg (1640 lbs.)
S model:650 kg (1433 lbs.)
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Tel No: +91 9205596102/103
Email:support@insightwithin.com , sales@insightwithin.com
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