Thermal Plate Developer

Product Usage

Developer for Thermal-Plates (positive working) - ready to use

CTP-Smax            higher strength

CTP-Kmax            standard strength

CTP-Hmax            lower strength 

CTP-Emax             soft strength

Features and Benefits

  • high buffer capacity in the plate processor - long lasting
  • effective coating protection - long press stability of the plate
  • top up replenishing with low rates - constant developer power
  • or replenishing with Replenisher possible
  • low sedimantions in the tank
  • universal in use - for thermal and analogue plates


20 liter cans, 200 liter drums,
1.000 liter IBC


start with the basic adjustment prescribed by the plate manufacturer
Temperature: 22°C-28° C, start with 25° C
Processor speed: 20-40 seconds, start with 28 seconds
Replenishing rate: 100-180 ml/ m2, start with 140 ml/ m2

Stand-still replenishing: 150-180 ml/ hour, start with 150 ml/ h

With Replenisher: 40-80 ml/ m2 and 40-60 ml/ hour

Technical Specifications

  • Density: 1,09 g/cm3
  • Color: clear
  • Odour: mild - neutral
  • Water miscible: yes
  • labelling: Corrosive

Storage and Shelf Life

storage: not under 6°C, not above 40°C
keep container tightly closed
keep away from direct sun light

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