Presstek Freedom Pro Plates Discontinued

Presstek Freedom Pro Plates Discontinued

Presstek has recently announced the discontinuation of it’s Freedom Plate line of CTP plates for its Vector imaging devices. As of now, there are no current plate options for this equipment on the market. This means that Presstek Vector users will need to transition to an alternative CTP system.

We Can Help You Find a new CTP Solution

Buying new plate imaging equipment can be an expensive proposition. Fortunately, there are plenty of more affordable,  pre-owned CTP options available. We can help you find the right plate-making system for your printing operation.  We offer top of the line used  CTP systems from Agfa,  Kodak, Heidelberg, and Dainippon Screen. Our support team is here to make recommendations and guide you through that process. Our team can install and calibrate one of our used systems to run any compatible plate. This includes a variety of plate options offered by Presstek and other leading plate manufacturers. Financing options are also available for qualified buyers.

Contact our sales team to learn more about how you may be affected or for more information about replacement options.

Upgrade your SCSI-based CTP Systems with Xitron

Xitron SCSI

A NEW SOLUTION FOR SCSI CONNECTIVITY

Xitron’s development of the USB-SCSI interface grants new life to thousands of expensive computer-to-plate devices being rendered obsolete because of outdated and unsupported technology. These devices image printing plates for the offset printing industry. They receive imaging data through Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) cards, which are no longer being manufactured or supported.

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CTP Service Contracts just got less expensive

Service Credit

Many offset printers go without a service contract for their CtP system. This is usually because they are concerned about paying for service that they don’t use.

Service contracts can lower CtP downtime. A contract offers faster support and better access to parts. But is it really worth it? We believe that our customers should get what they pay for, so we’ve developed a new kind of CtP service contract. Our new service contract options give you credit for unused service. Read more “CTP Service Contracts just got less expensive”

Kodak to discontinue service on MPE CtP equipment

trendsetter-MPE

Kodak has announced that they will discontinue service on all MPE CtP equipment as of December of 2016. This affects all printers using an older Trendsetter, Magus or Lotem platesetter that uses a SCSI interface. Service will also be dropped for SCSI based versions of Prinergy, EVO, and Connect software and hardware. If you are currently receiving technical support from Kodak, it may be time to make a decision. Our company will continue to offer parts, technical service, service contracts and upgrade options for all models of Creo or Kodak CtP. We also offer trade-in options toward newer equipment. Read more “Kodak to discontinue service on MPE CtP equipment”

We have a new website

new website

Viprofix Prepress Solutions is always looking new ways to offer a better experience for our customers.

The new website features enhanced prepress equipment listings for New and Used Platesetters, and a new resource section that includes useful articles to help make an informed decision when buying or servicing your CtP equipment.


We still have all of the previous features that you have come to depend on, as well as a new mobile-friendly design that will help you find what you’re looking for much easier while on-the go.