COPY and POSITIVE PREPARATION
Sundry Products for Copy Preparation
Fast drying petroleum solvent for the removal of adhesives, labels, greasy thumbprints etc. from artwork and films.
Amber Masking Film
Amber transparent coating on a clear polyester base. Can be hand cut with a scalpel, or cut on a plotter, to make large positives or exposure masks. In rolls of 112 or 132 cm wide, by 7.62 meters long
Assembly / montage film
High quality clear polished polyester film for positioning of films prior to exposing emulsion. Available in rolls of 1.02×30 meters or, to order, in packs of sheets which can be standard sizes or cut to preferred sizes.
Available in green or translucent white in a range of sizes
Remarkable “self heal” surface.
Pens containing liquid deep red reprographically opaque ink applied through durable capillary tip. Used for spotting out on positives, or for hand creation of transparencies on acetate films. Available in superfine 0.5mm, fine 1.0mm, and meduim, 3.0mm
“Invisible” adhesive tape Available in 12/19/25 mm width rolls of 33 & 66m
Hand or computer plotter cut, red or amber peelable coating on clear polyester film base usually stocked in 1.02x10m rolls of amber and red.
Paper Masking Tape
Crepe paper self adhesive tape sold in 24, 48, & 72 mm widths. Lots of uses!
Scalpel Blades and Handles
We usually stock the “industry standard” 10A scalpel blades with the corresponding No3 scalpel handle, but other sizes easily available at request.
Well known aerosol artwork adhesive, re-positionable, with lots of other uses.
Image Setting and Other Graphic Reproduction Supplies
A wide range of manufacture and type of photo / IR & UV laser- sensitive films and papers suitable for most image setting and other photographic purposes. To establish availability please enquire.
Graphic repro consumable products are stocked in response to demand, and we would be pleased to hold stocks for regular users
Imaging Films & supplies
Clear Jet Premium Film
Excellent clear film for imaging on most inkjet printers. Depending on printer used, will give very dense black images well suited to the preparation of screen making positives. Uses normal black inks. Clear Jet Premium Film is available as A4, A4+, A3 , and A3+ cut sheets, or in a range of wide format rolls, at competitive pricing!
Laser Film Matt
Polyester sheet specially matt coated to take toner from laser printers. Depending on the printer it can be a cost effective means of producing positive films
Available in A4 & A3 sizes.
Laser Film Gloss
Similar to above, but in clear gloss format. Available in A4 & A3 sizes
Spray onto laser imaged films to intensify the image.
Glass cleaner Spray
Easy to use, effective, quality glass cleaner for many applications, including the inside of the windscreen in your car!.
Exposure Equipment Bulbs
We did stock 500w 250v linear quartz bulbs for repro cameras (do you remember what they were?) We can get nearly any lamp, UV, Metal Halide, Mercury Vapour, etc. usually within 48hrs, often faster and at a better price than the equipment manufacturer
Rapid Access Developer and Fixer
High quality concentrated chemistry for most rapid access processing, as used with image setting equipment
Liquid Opaque in handy fibre tip pen form. In superfine, fine and broad point, excellent for retouching negs and possi’s. Very good for hand drawn possi’s in artistic printmaking.
Fine quality sable brushes in a range of sizes for retouching
Plumtree Red Opaque
NEWS FLASH! We can now get this old faithful product.! Used with the retouch brushes, is very good for hand drawn images
We can supply a wide range of encapsulated safelights for a wide range of applications. Most popular is a yellow / gold for stencil rooms, but sizes and colours available for various applications. Please ask for more information.
Anti Static cleaning wipes for scanner drums and all other optical surfaces
U.V. Light Sources
We can supply a range of U.V. light sources both new, pre-owned, and refurbished. For more information on these please contact us to discuss.
Vacuum (Contact) Frames
We are able to supply a range of contact/ exposure frames of many sizes both new, pre-owned, and refurbished. For more information on these please contact us to discuss. We can also supply replacement vacuum blankets, made to order or for you to work with.