WS43 Water Wash Orange Plates 5-Pack




WS43 is a steel-backed, photopolymer nylon coated, water wash pad printing plate. The total thickness of the plate is .43mm. The WS-43 is easy to image and gives very good detail. When properly exposed and dried, the plate is easy to clean. The WS-43 can be expected to yield upwards of 15,000 -20,000 impressions. Plates available in packs of 5.

  • The photopolymer color is a medium-orange.
  • The maximum emission from the UV light source should be between 360-380 mm.
  • Washout plate using a flat container filled with water and a plush brush to  remove unexposed and dissolved material.
  •  The water can be straight from the tap.


  • Art Exposure time: 90-120 seconds (Using the All American EB-320 plate exposure unit)
  • Screen Tint Exposure time: 90-120 seconds (less time for more depth/more time for less depth in the etch)
  • Washout time: (using warm water) 2-3 minutes at 25-30° C/ 75-85° F.
  • Drying time: minimum of 20 minutes at 80° C / 175° F
  • Post Exposure time: minimum of 20-30 minutes


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100x100mm, 100x150mm, 100x200mm, 100x210mm, 100x220mm, 100x250mm, 125x230mm, 125x250mm, 125x300mm