Midtones

What’s the best dot shape for flexo?

There are different dot shapes for screening: round, square, euclidean, elliptical, ... which one is the best for flexography? When choosing the dot shape for plate screening, it is important to consider the characteristics of the different geometries and their influence on the printed result. When the plate is inked by the anilox roll and [...]

By |2018-11-11T15:33:38+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Plate making, Prepress, Print|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Dot bridging

Dots in midtones screened areas, that normally should appear separated on printing, bridge together causing a dirty aspect on printed product. Main addressable cause is anilox volume too high for the selected plate linescreen, or, viceversa, plate linescreen too high for the available anilox volume. The ink, collected by the printing surface of the [...]

By |2018-07-28T10:27:29+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Print, Troubleshooting|Tags: , , |0 Comments