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KODAK MAGNUS 400 III Platesetter

KODAK MAGNUS 400 III Platesetters offer productivity, flexibility, ease of use, and excellent image quality for both small and large commercial and offset package printing operations.


    • Exceptional throughput: up to 38 plates per hour
    • Standard semi-automatic loading reduces plate making time
    • Single-Cassette Unit (SCU) and Multi-Cassette Unit (MCU) options for greater automation
    • Optional inline punch accurately punches plates for most commercial presses


    • Small footprint for efficient plate making in tight prepress departments
    • Easy field upgrades to SCU or MCU or faster speed, so the equipment can grow with your business
    • Images 2-page to 6-page plates

    Ease of Use

    • Connectivity to KODAK Workflow Systems, including KODAK PRINERGY Workflow
    • Multi-language option with nine operating languages
    • Autorecovery mechanism that fixes many errors with no operator intervention
    • Gigabit Ethernet communication for enhanced file management

    Excellent Image Quality

    • Thermal imaging provides reliable, stable, high-quality imaging
    • KODAK SQUARESPOT Imaging Technology delivers photorealistic imaging on the MAGNUS 400 III QUANTUM Platesetter, a top-of-the-line thermal CTP solution that delivers unmatched image quality with support for 10-micron KODAK STACCATO Screening.

    Supports Your Sustainability Goals


    830 nm thermal imaging platesetter, fully or semi-automatic, external drum

    Load/unload systems
    • ContinuousLoad
    • Single-cassette unit (SCU)
    • Multi-cassette unit (MCU)

    Throughput at 2400 dpi1,2 for plate size 724 x 680 mm (28.5 x 26.8 in)

    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III Platesetter:
    S speed: 17 pph
    F speed: 22 pph

    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III QUANTUM Platesetter:
    V speed: 38 pph

    Workflow connectivity

    Connection to third-party workflow systems
    (via 1-bit TIFF workflow)


    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III Platesetter:
    Continuous variable
    2032 to 3048 dpi

    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III QUANTUM Platesetter:
    1200/2400 or 1270/2540 dpi


    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III Platesetter:
    250 lpi max line screen
    Optional: 25-micron KODAK STACCATO Screening

    KODAK MAGNUS 400 III QUANTUM Platesetter:
    450 lpi max line screen
    20-micron KODAK STACCATO Screening
    Optional: 10-micron KODAK STACCATO Screening

    Maximum plate size:
    around drum x along drum

    685 x 762 mm (26.96 x 30 in)

    Minimum plate size:
    around drum x along drum

    300 x 228 mm (12 x 9 in)

    1 Imaging speed and throughput is dependent on media sensitivity. All values are for media sensitivity of 130 mJ/cm2.
    2 Tested with KODAK Workflow solutions and with MCU/SCU. For additional information about the test conditions, please consult your Kodak representative.



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