Lava Thermal Processing

Thermal Processing Equipment

MacDermid LAVA: Plates Without the Wait

Fast and easy to use, MacDermid LAVA thermal plate processing is optimized for processing 25 in. x 30 in. plates, supporting up to 42 in. x 60 in. for maximum productivity. LAVA integrates easily with the most popular front-end prepress systems and software, making it a plug-and-play solution for almost any workflow.


LAVA Thermal Plate Processing Features:

LAVA 2530

New-LAVA-2530_72dpi.jpgDesigned for the narrow web market, the LAVA 2530 plate processing system's small footprint reduces platemaking space and can create press-ready plates in less than an hour, instantly improving productivity and workflow. LAVA thermal processing eliminates the need for solvents and makes in-house platemaking a viable option for the small printer.

LAVA 4260

The LAVA 4260 plate processing system posesses all the features and benefits of the LAVA 2530 processor, but is designed for the mid-web market.

LAVA 5080

The MacDermid LAVA Plate Processing System represents the latest advancement in thermal platemaking technology from MacDermid. Thermal platemaking improves productivity and workflow, generating press-ready plates in less than an hour. Additionally, LAVA Thermal Plate Processing eliminates solvents and VOCs from the platemaking process, resulting in a more environmentally friendly process. Available in three format sizes (seen above), the LAVA Plate Processing System is ideal for narrow web, mid-web, and now, even wide-web applications.