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A sharper image with aluminum

Politics, Economy, Culture or Sports – print media provide news, infor­mation and entertainment to billions of households around the world every day. Aluminum gives you a brilliant surface for excellent printing.

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A precision performance

Aluminum developed for use in offset printing plates provides outstanding surface, flatness and processing characteristics. No wonder big international photo companies rely on high-grade offset aluminum printing plates to keep their images sharp.

Key features include:

  • State-of-the-art high-performance alloys
  • Excellent grainability
  • Brilliant surface quality
  • Covering highest flatness demands
  • Specifically developed mechanical properties

The world’s only lab for the offset business

As the only supplier in the world that has a its own laboratory dedicated to the offset business. And while yesterday’s news has a short shelf life, aluminum printings can live on, serving the endless loop of recycling aluminum.

Aluminum printing product details

Hydro’s latest development, the HA1052B alloy, offers enhanced features in H18 and H19 temper. It is based on our HA1052 universal alloy for offset printing applications.

All our products are suitable for mechanical and electrochemical graining, with gauge-range of 0.1 – 0.5 mm, and width-range of up to 1,650 mm

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