Vector CTP Solutions

The Presstek Vector system provides an affordable, small-format (52cm and under), chemistry-free CTP solution – plus the added benefit of imaging high quality metal plates for about the same price as polyester. It uses Presstek’s Freedom Pro plates that do not require baking, special cleaning fluids, or gumming, resulting in great press performance, as well as less waste material.


Cal Poly Pomona - Building A Sustainable Business Model
With increasing customer demand for four-color printing Cal Poly was seeking to introduce more capability into its printing operation and reduce outsourcing. With the addition of a Presstek 34DI digital offset press and Vector FL52 platesetter the in-plant operation is now able to fully support the printing requirements of the Cal Poly community in an environmentally-friendly fashion. The Department of Graphic Communications is now a one-stop shop

Bucknell University - Improving Quality, Reducing Environmental Impact
Bucknell was seeking to upgrade their polyester platemaker to maximize their investment in new presses. Presstek's Vector two-page CTP system with Freedom Pro chemistry-free metal plates proved to be the ideal solution, allowing the shop to produce affordable and consistent 4-color printing with limited makeready waste in an environmentally friendly fashion.

Mansfield Rodney Printers - Focus on the Customer
This Ottawa, ON, commercial printer needed to improve productivity to better meet demands for short runs and fast turnaround. EcoLogoM certified, they also needed a chemistry-free solution. A Presstek Vector CTP system and chemistry-free Freedom Pro plates has increased their overall efficiency and productivity, as well as the quality of output from all their presses. "We get much more done with the same employee base," reports Director Dave Kearney.

Kwik Kopy-Scottsdale - Building a Profitable Future
“With the Vector TX52 and Freedom chemistry-free plates, we have seen a significant increase in efficiency and job profitability,” says Tony Cordova, owner/operator of this Arizona franchise. Cordova reports higher productivity in both his prepress area and pressroom. “This is the best equipment investment we have ever made,” he concludes

Tags & Labels - Riding the Wave
Tags & Labels, Hallandale, FL, upgraded its pre-press operation with a Vector TX52 to capitalize on the speed, efficiency, low-cost operation, and quality of Presstek chemistry-free CTP. “It makes life a lot simpler,” says owner Peter Applebaum. The Vector TX52 is supplying Freedom plates for the packaging and commercial printing company’s three presses, with the capacity for more.

Hershey Medical Center - A Commitment to Quality
The In-plant shop at this central Pennsylvania medical center upgrades from polyester plates to a Vector TX52 with chemistry-free Freedom plates to improve the quality of its printing, work more cost-effectively, and to eliminate chemistry disposal issues.

Mellon Financial Corporation - Investing in Chemistry-free CTP
In-plant for global financial services company wins back outside work with the speed, efficiency and quality output of a Vector TX52 and Freedom plates, while also meeting its goal to run a ‘green’ operation

SB Printing - Profiting from Chemistry-free CTP
UK printer enjoys the speed, ease-of-use and quality output of a Vector TX52 and Freedom plates. Once needing to purchase imaged plates from an outside supplier, this small shop is now asked by other printers to do their platemaking.

The Ink Spot - High Quality for Discerning Customers
Commercial printer meets the high-quality printing needs of Greater Boston’s design, university and nonprofit communities with the help of a Vector TX52 and chemistry-free Freedom plates

Presstek LLC
55 Executive Drive
Hudson, NH 03051
(US/Canada): 800-422-3616
603-595-7000 ext: 4170
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Presstek Europe Ltd.
Unit 1, Summit Centre
Skyport Drive,
Harmondsworth,
West Drayton UB7 0LJ
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8745 8000
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