We offer a wide range of print finishing.

1. Refrain from using any sealers
2. When printing with larger cover of metallic inks use solvent based laminating rather than thermonal based laminating
3. Use spray powder sparingly

Styles: Gloss, matt, linen – Single side or both sides
Minimum size: 280mm x 300mm
Maximum size: 710mm x 1020mm
Minimum stock: 115 gsm
Maximum stock: 1200 micron

1. Use only coated stock
2. Use only wax-free inks
3. Avoid silicon based spraypowder
4. UV varnish can change colours in alkaline resistant pigment as used in reflex blue, bronze blues, purple, violet and rhodamine red
5. Indicate to us the side to be UV varnished
6. Be careful when using metallic inks, rather consult us first
7. Only use a sealer that is UV compatible

Styles:

  • Gloss
  • Matt
  • Satin
  • Chrystal

Minimum size:

  • Heavier than 200gsm is 148mm x 210mm (Handfed)
  • Lighter than 200gsm is 200mm x 295 mm

Maximum size:

  • Heavier than 200gsm 1000mm x 1200mm
  • Lighter than 200gsm 740mm x 1060mm

Minimum stock:

  • 90gsm
  • 135gsm – Roller Coater

Maximum stock:

    • 450gsm

1. Supply us with a silkscreen positive of the full sheet stuck down to indicate position
2. If only one side needs to be UV varnished print sheetwork
3. If both sides need to be varnished rather print ‘work and turn’ or ‘work and tumble’
4. Try not to use stock below I 35gsm
5. Allow extra grip if possible
6. Always indicate grip and lay

1. Positive of full sheet stuck down to indicate position
2. Foil stock reference number
3. Indicate if a drop shadow is required
4. Sample (if available)
5. Always indicate grip and lay
6. If supplying a block ensure it is 6.35mm high

Minimum size: 50mm x 90mm
Maximum size: 560mm x 740mm (automatic)
Maximum size: 710mm x 1020mm (handfed)
Minimum stock: 80gsm
Maximum stock: 450gsm

1. Supply us with a silkscreen positive of the full sheet stuck down to indicate position
2. If only one side needs to be UV varnished print sheetwork
3. If both sides need to be varnished rather print ‘work and turn’ or ‘work and tumble’
4. Try not to use stock below I 35gsm
5. Allow extra grip if possible
6. Always indicate grip and lay

Minimum size: 250mm x 350mm
Maximum size: 710mm x 1020mm
Minimum stock: 115gsm
Maximum stock: 350gsm

1. Supply us with a silkscreen positive of the full sheet stuck down to indicate position
2. Never print the sheets ‘work and turn’ only ‘sheet work’
3. Indicate whether a release varnish was applied or if we must first coat with an overall UV varnish or a Spot UV varnish
4. Available in Gold or Silver
5. Allow extra time for ‘curing’

Minimum size: 250mm x 350mm
Maximum size: 710mm x 1020mm
Minimum stock: 115gsm
Maximum stock: 350gsm

Only print sheet work

Colours:

  • Gold, Grey, Black, Silver, Green, Blue, Red and White

Design and sample making
Cutting dies for cartons, corrugated and label industry
Dies for the commercial industry

MATERIAL

• 16mm pine
• 15mm birch
• 18mm birch
• 9mm super wood
• 9mm nylon

WHAT WE NEED:

• Key line of the full sheet
• Sample (if available) or e-mail in Adobe Illustrator (Al-file)

WRITTEN ORDER

On order please specify

• paper stock used
• machine that will be used to cut or crease

For sample making please supply own material

Minimum size: 50mm x 90mm
Maximum size: 710mm x 1020mm
Minimum stock: 65gsm
Maximum stock: 600 micron (cori-board) handfed

1. Positive of full sheet stuck down to indicate position of blind embossing
2. Indicate if a drop shadow is required
3. A force is required for embossing at all times
4. Always indicate grip and lay
5. If supplying a block ensure it is 6.35mm high

Minimum size: 297mm x 210mm
Maximum size: 760mm x 1020mm
Minimum stock: 135gsm
Maximum stock: 300gsm
Substrate: 600 micron to double wall coat board

1. Supply a sample
2. Indicate wire colour and binding length on order

1. Supply a dummy copy or folded sample marked as ‘sample’
2. All stock above I 50gsm should be creased
3. Multiple up leaflets must be printed sheet work to enable us to fold 2up with 5mm double cut
4. Ensure the grain direction is suitable for the folding configuration
5. Ask for imposition scheme if not sure especially on 32 page sections

4pp, 8pp, 12pp, 16pp, 24pp, 32pp
Parallel folds: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Combination:

A2 to DL (Double Pass/Hand)
A3 to DL
8pp Glueing
2up with slit
A2 to A3
A3 to A4
Hand folding

Minimum size: cross 100mm x 100mm parallel 50mm wide
Minimum folded size: 50mm
Maximum sheet size: 710mm x 1020mm

1. Do not cut the sheet
2. Indicate to us side to be rimmed and colour to be used
3. Pre-book stock two weeks in advance

Minimum binding length: 200mm
Maximum binding length: 760mm
Minimum stock: 170gsm
Maximum stock: 450gsnn
Minimum sheets: 1 sheet
Maximum sheets: 6 sheets

1. Supply us with a silkscreen positive of the full sheet stuck down to indicate position
2. Never print the sheets ‘work and turn’ only ‘sheet work’
3. Paper of I 00gsm and above is advisable 4. Always indicate grip and lay

1. Supply a dummy copy or folded sample marked as ‘sample’
2. Provide a overlap on highest folio number
3. Obtain imposition from UVP for optimal folding configuration
4. Provide for a double cut on 2up work either 6mm or 10mm
5. Provide for creep on thick booklets
6. Indicate final size in mm on sample
7. Print landscape books less than 148mm deep, as a 2up copy

Minimum binding length
2up 99mm x 75mm (Drop)
1 up 148mnn x 75mm (Drop)
Loop stitch only 1 up – I 48mm x 75mm
Maximum binding length
Automatic stitching (machine fed) 420mm x 300mm
Automatic stitching (hand fed) 500mm x 360mm
Manual stitching 600mm x 360mm

Minimum sections: I section
Maximum sections: 6 per single pass