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A typesetting device that produces very high-resolution output directly from a computer file, as for camera-ready copy.


(ˈɪm ɪdʒˌsɛt ər)
a printer or typesetting machine for producing professional-quality text with extremely high resolution.
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JV Imaging already distributes the Kodak Thermoflex Platesetter line, the Prinergy Powerpack Workflow System, Insite Prepress Portal System products, the Approval Digital Color Imaging System, and the Matchprint Inkjet Proofing System.
Imaging up to 200 lines per inch, this semi-automatic platesetter is an excellent entry-level to mid-range solution.
For some commercial customers, the cost saving in using an ECRM platesetter (versus an industry competitor) can add up to as much as $1000+ dollars per year.
Running on the GENERATION NEWS Platesetter, X-speed, SONORA NEWS Plates image at up to 240 plates per hour, fast enough for some of the largest newspaper operations.
Last year, Kodak introduced the Single Cassette Unit (SCU) automation option for the KODAK TRENDSETTER NEWS Platesetter, providing printers with a fourth automation option.
With the industry's most comprehensive portfolio, Kodak will spotlight innovative technologies including KODAK Stream Inkjet Technology, KODAK PROSPER S-Series Imprinting Systems, new print capabilities of the KODAK NEXPRESS SX Digital Production Press, KODAK FLEXCEL NX and FLEXCEL Direct Digital Flexographic Systems, KODAK SONORA XP Process Free Plates, the KODAK TRENDSETTER 1600 Platesetter, and dynamic KODAK PRINERGY Workflow solutions.
Kodak is maximizing plate performance and improving the sustainability of its customers operations with the announcement of KODAK ELECTRA MAX Thermal Plates and introduction of the KODAK TRENDSETTER Q2400/Q3600 Platesetter.
The popular Presstek Dimension425 Excel 4-up thermal chemistry-free metal platesetter delivers a high performance print solution with a streamlined workflow and high quality printed results with Presstek's Anthem Pro grained plate.
The Flexcel system complements Kodak's existing digital flexo product portfolio, which includes the Thermoflex Platesetter and digital flexo plates manufactured by MacDermid.
Wuhan JinGang, the largest commercial printing company in Hubei Province, China, recently installed a KODAK TRENDSETTER 800 Platesetter, marking a significant milestone for Kodak as it is the company's 15,000th Thermal Computer-To-Plate (CTP) device installation to date.
KPB Printing, a Colorado-based printing and graphics company, is saving time and money for its customers by combining the KODAK ACHIEVE Platesetter with KODAK SONORA XP Process Free Plates.
New Pre-Press technology includes a brand new state-of-the-art Kodak CTP Platesetter as part of its powerful direct-to-plate automated infrastructure.