Which plate maker do you use?

Original SmartPlate

Original SmartPlate®, trusted for over a decade, runs on HP5000 or 5100 series printers.

Join our nation-wide family of printing professionals profiting with SmartPlate®

Demand Original SmartPlate® in the familiar the yellow box.

Also known as SmartPlate® IO, the new SmartPlate® for Okidata printers features a finer coating and an anti-static backing to achieve the highest quality image.

Experience finer screens and more clearly defined halftones with SmartPlate® for Okidata.

The better choice at a lower cost for making plates on Xanté™ Platemakers, SmartPlate® Xtreme prints finer line screens than Myriad™ without changing any plate maker settings!

More and more customers use  green box SmartPlate® Xtreme.

Epson Stylus Pro

Choose SMARTSCAPE™ InkJet polyester plates for advanced CtP platemaking. Produce superior half-tones and long runs on the only plate coated for Epson Stylus® Pro 3000, 4000, 7000 and 9000.


Polyester is Simply Smart® and easy to use without changing your workflow.

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Contact us for support or a free sample of SmartPlate®.


Hurst Chemical is a leading manufacturer of products for the graphic arts industry.

 We sell our pressroom solutions and supplies nationally and internationally through our Midwest distribution center.

Our centrally located plant delivers reliable, expedient and economical shipping to our customers.

For over 60 years, printers have been able to count on our high quality pressroom chemicals and technical service to support their pressroom production needs.

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