Outsource Plate-Making to Inkcups

Outsourcing is usually convenient for production volumes that do not exceed 100,000 prints per week (i.e. is best for manufacturers with fewer than 6 pad printers).

Printing plate making orders are fulfilled in one of our US or international plate-making locations and shipped within 1-2 business days.

Two plate materials are available for etching, both materials withstand up to 30,000 prints:

  1. Cobalt SteelBack
    – Steel-backed for increased durability
    – 0.030 inch thick
  2. Laser Orange
    РBest clich̩ for hot and humid climates
    – 0.019 inch thick

Other plate materials, including Thick Steel, are also available for etching.

Price:

- Under $70 for small plate etched with 1 image

- Under $130 for large plate etched with 2 images

  • Overview

    Outsourcing is usually convenient for production volumes that do not exceed 100,000 prints per week (i.e. is best for manufacturers with fewer than 6 pad printers).

    Printing plate making orders are fulfilled in one of our US or international plate-making locations and shipped within 1-2 business days.

    Two plate materials are available for etching, both materials withstand up to 30,000 prints:

    1. Cobalt SteelBack
      – Steel-backed for increased durability
      – 0.030 inch thick
    2. Laser Orange
      РBest clich̩ for hot and humid climates
      – 0.019 inch thick

    Other plate materials, including Thick Steel, are also available for etching.

    Price:

    - Under $70 for small plate etched with 1 image

    - Under $130 for large plate etched with 2 images

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