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Aluminum Platens

(December 2007) posted on Wed Dec 05, 2007

Graphic Parts International Inc.

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GPI’s designed its all-aluminum Stay Flat platens to fit a range of foreign and domestic manual and automatic textile presses. G.P.I. says the platens can be manufactured to any size or shape, with or without specially formulated, heat-resistant rubber surfaces. Regular aluminum surface and special honeycomb-core platens also are available. G.P.I. also offers platen rubber in widths of 36 in. (914 mm), as well as retrofit kits for converting platens to Stay Flat aluminumto prevent delamination and warping. Graphic Parts International Inc., 4321 N. Knox Ave., Chicago, IL 60641, 773-725-4900, fax: 773-777-0909, e-mail:, Web:


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