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. http://www.alitho.com/
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.