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FLEXO Magazine : September 2014
Engineered Solutions for All Your Flexo Doctoring Needs! The Right Prescription For Your Flexo Press! Ceramic Anilox Doctoring... www.allisonblades.com email@example.com 220 Adams St. Riverside, NJ 08075 Tel: 856-461-9111 Fax: 856-461-9373 Call, email, or visit our website. • Proven to Eliminate UV Spitting Issues when used with our 15 degree STD bevel. • Reduces Anilox Roll Scoring. • Provides up to 10 Times Longer Life than Carbon Steel Blades. • Also available with a rounded tip for abrasion resistance when doctoring coarse anilox rolls. Laser Gold (QRH) • Our 15 degree SLR bevel approaches the wipe quality of a steel blade. • Graphite Lubricant is proven to reduce Blade and Anilox wear. • Does not corrode like steel. • Safer to handle than steel blades. • Often used in high-quality corrugated applications. Graphite (GR) shouldn’t look at just text and font sizes—it inspects all art elements and highlights violations, based on a given set of print parameters. Common preflighting checkpoints: • Fonts (minimum point size of positive/negative/multi color/ser- if/sans serif styles) • Line weights (minimum point size of positive/negative/multi color styles) • Minimum/maximum dot • Small objects • Ink coverage infringements • Image resolutions • Inks: max process/max spot However, an even bigger aide in ensuring regulatory compliance comes in using dynamic content to build things like bar codes and nu- tritional panels. This can be accomplished using a suite of tools with intelligence built in to understand requirements and provide access to approved formats for that element. The second part of this article will dive into this topic a little deeper, addressing bar codes, nutritional panels and other regulated art elements. n About the Author: Catherine Haynes is a member of the Technical Solutions Group for All Printing Resources. She has more than 18 years of experience in the printing industry and has been a certified G7 Expert for more than six years. At APR she assists sales technicians as a technical representative for var- ious customer projects related to training, characteri- zations, prepress and pressroom assessments, color management, digital workflows, platemaking and implementation or expansion of in house prepress capabilities. Image 4: Highlighted and zoomed in on error in Adobe Illustrator SEPTEMBER 2014 | FLEXO 35