Counterplates

We manufacture several types of counterplates for your unique project. The channels in our Steel Counterplates are chemically etched or machined directly into the surface of the cutting plate.  Our Phenolic Counterplates are ideal for short run projects and can be reused with a 1mm plate.

Steel Counterplate

Steel Counterplates

Attributes:

  • Creates consistent scoring
  • Available etched or milled and in a wide variety of steel options
  • Increases press speeds
  • Eliminates marking on carton print surface

Applications:

  • Ideal for high speeds, long runs and repeat projects
  • Compatible with web applications
  • Sheet fed applications
Phenolic Counterplate

Phenolic Counterplates

Attributes:

  • Flexible and rigid options
  • Highly economical
  • Easily attached using pressure sensitive adhesive

Applications:

  • Short run projects
  • Most commonly used for creasing
  • Can be remounted for additional runs