American Litho Purchases Large-Format Mitsubishi Press with UV Capabilities

CAROL STREAM, IL—Dec. 18, 2012—American Litho, a premier commercial printer, has purchased a Mitsubishi Diamond 6000LX sheetfed press designed for printing on thin paper stock up to board. Slated for installation in January 2013, the seven-color, 56˝ press with inline UV curing will join a large stable of heatset and coldset web, sheetfed and digital presses at American Litho’s headquarters facility here.

The Diamond 6000LX features a maximum sheet size of 40-15/16 x 56-11/16˝ and prints on stock ranging in thickness from 0.004 to 0.04˝. By ordering the press equipped with interstation UV-curing capabilities, the company can offer the ability to print on a wide variety of substrates and use different coating techniques on packaging, point-of-purchase-displays and other specialty products.

American Litho, founded in 1994, has a reputation for being a cutting-edge firm that meets its customers’ diverse needs. It works with more than 2,000 clients worldwide to produce creative solutions, including retail inserts, direct mail, catalogs and publications.

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MLP U.S.A. markets multicolor sheetfed and web lithographic presses manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. MLP U.S.A. provides complete sales, parts and service for the entire line of Mitsubishi presses.

Source: MLP.