Digital Printing

Tri-State Litho can create perfect output from your source files. PDF, PostScript or native file formats are handled with equal ease. The final output is high quality laser printing at speeds of up to 60 pages per minute in either Grayscale or Full Color. We give our customers access to the latest in digital printing technology. We use the tools which allow us to surpass your expectations of turnaround, quality and service within a wide range of publishing and variable data applications.

Black and white (Grayscale) output / on demand printing

Our on-demand printing technicians are experienced in handling “top-quality”, large volume, multi-page type copying jobs. We can print copies directly from your computer disk, outputting consistent copy quality, large solids and fine halftones using some of the fastest cut-sheet laser printer/copiers in the world. When your job is complete we can store it digitally on our server. You can order reprints or make edits by e-mail, fax or phone.

Oce 3150 & 3165


Organic photo conductor, offset like quality

Screen range

65 line to 110 line

Tint range

Minimum 10% black dot to Maximum 80% white dot

Minimum / maximum size

5 1/2" x 8 1/2" to 11" x 17"

Paper stock range

20lb to 65lb

Impressions per hour

up to 6000

Digital resolution

600 dpi

Full color digital output

Now full-color digital printing is affordable in quantities from 100 to 5,000. Eliminating the need to make film, the digital printing process is ideal for meeting the most difficult of deadlines. Digital printing is perfect for direct mail, product announcements and rush-order, full-color literature. Our digital color printing is done using top of the line color output devices incorporating Xiekon, Heidelberg and Canon systems to provide the best and most cost-effective color laser output available. Quality is maintained and high speed, professional output guaranteed.

Heidelberg Quickmaster DI

Imaging system

Direct Imaging with 64 Laser Diodes. waterless offset printing


Simultaneous plate registration

Print media


Standard media size

12" x 18"

Impressions per hour


Full color digital printing / copying

The best full-color copies are made on our state-of-the-art Canon Digital Color Laser Copiers...copies so good you've got to see them to believe them! And the Canon CLC is "connected" to our computer network, so we can print your files in full color directly from disk in our graphics department. Most jobs are completed within 24 hours, or can be done while-you-wait depending on the quantity needed.

Canon CLC 1120 & ImageRUNNER 600

Imaging system

Laser Dry Electrostatic Transfer

Developing system

Dry Monocomponent Toner Projection

Print media


Maximum media size

11" x 17"

Media weight

17lb to 110 lb Index

Impressions per hour



600 dpi x 600 dpi

Variable output / Variable data

Variable data printing is the ability to personalize each printed book or publication by combining your database with the power of our high-speed variable data digital printers. Personalized printing offers solutions to increase response rates of targeted mailings and is a tremendous, "value added" service for brokers. Digital job files are electronically archived and can be re-ordered as exact repeats, or with edits, via email, fax or phone. Brokers will find a real opportunity in selling short run (10-5000) perfect bound, saddlestiched, looseleaf or spiral bound books.

Xeikon CSP 320D

Print technology

Laser-based One-Pass-Duplex printing

Process colors

Yellow, Cyan, Magenta and Black

Print media


Media size

A4, A3, A3+ up to 320 x 470 mm

Media weight

80-300 gm2

Impressions per hour


Imaging size

308mm x 460mm