Impression

Where does print happen?

It is important to know in depth the technical characteristics of the printing press, and especially the configuration of the cylinders. Their diameters, combined with the gauge and the resilience of the plate, of the mounting tape and of the substrate, will determine whether the print will happen in the right position, without slurring, [...]

By |2018-07-30T10:46:29+00:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Print, Workflow|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Hollow dots, like donuts, perforate ink layers

Ink builds around small print elements like dots and small type creating hollow shapes like donuts. Inked dots perforate ink layers that were printed by previous printing groups. This happened on external print on plastic film, solvent based inks, flat-top plate, sequence YMCK. Combined action of excessive impression with high ink volume and [...]

By |2018-07-28T10:26:31+00:00June 3rd, 2018|Categories: Print, Troubleshooting|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments