Thermal Plate Processing Systems: LAVA®

Fast and easy to use, MacDermid LAVA thermal plate processing is optimized for processing 25 in. x 30 in. plates, supporting up to 50 in. x 80 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

LAVA Thermal Plate Processing Features:

  • Press ready plates in less than an hour

  • Eliminates solvents and VOC’s in platemaking

  • Reduced footprint and improved ergonomics

  • Advanced Design

  • Internal filter system for reduced footprint

  • Automated lid lift for work efficiency

  • LED illumination

LAVA NW

The LAVA NW is specifically designed for narrow web applications with a sleek and efficient design and small overall footprint. The advanced design of the LAVA system incorporates an internal filter system, vapor management system, durable sub-frame, an automated lift lid, ultra-modern motors, and LED illumination.

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LAVA NW-M

The LAVA NW-M 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 mid-web market.

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LAVA 4260

The LAVA 4260 is designed to process MacDermid’s high quality plates up to size 42 in x 60 in (1,066.8 mm x 1,524 mm), resulting in press-ready plates in less than an hour. The advanced design of the LAVA system incorporates an internal filter system, vapor management system, durable sub-frame, an automated lift lid, ultra-modern motors, and LED illumination.

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LAVA 5080

The LAVA 5080 is the ideal thermal processing system for web-web applications. This system can process MacDermid’s high quality plates up to size 50 in x 80 in (1270 cm x 2032 cm) resulting in press-ready plates in less than an hour. The advanced design of the LAVA system incorporates an internal filter system, vapor management system, durable sub-frame, an automated lift lid, ultra-modern motors, and LED illumination.

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