MacDermid MAX is a high performing hard, analog sheet photopolymer. MAX plates work well with a wide variety of substrates and inks. It is designed to deliver the MAXimum print benefit – low dot gain in screen/process color printing with smooth ink lay down for bold solids. This 60 durometer plate has excellent drape characteristics, making it well suited for applications involving small-diameter cylinders on narrow web presses. MAX is also an extremely low tack plate which allows long, clean running print performance.


  • Excellent drape

  • Low dot gain

  • High resilience for clean running

  • Extremely low tack plate

  • Quick imaging


  • Flexible Packaging

  • Tags and Labels

  • Folding Carton

  • Sacks, Paper, Multiwall




MAX is an analog sheet photopolymer for use in labels, folding carton, multiwall bag, preprinted liner, flexible packaging and other flexo markets that require a hard durometer plate.


MAX is available in thicknesses of 0.030 in (0.76 mm) - 0.112 in (2.84 mm) and in plate sizes up to 50 in x 80 in (1,270 mm x 2,032 mm). Please contact your MacDermid representative for details.


It is recommended that MAX be processed with SOLVIT® M100, SOLVIT LO, or SOLVIT QD. Most other safe-solvent solutions may be used.