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| Printing Glossary E-H |
Emboss is the process of pressing an image into paper so it lies above the surface.
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Feeder is the part of the press that separates the sheets of paper and feeds them into position for printing.
Flat is the assembled composite of digital files ready for platemaking, the final step before printing.
Foil stamping is the process of pressing a heated die onto a sheet of foil, releasing the foil from its backing and adhering it to the paper to create a foil design on a printed piece.
Form refers to each side of a sheet of paper.
Four-color printing is the process by cyan, magenta, yellow, and blank inks are used to create a full color image.
Frontside is the side that is opposite the back. For postcards, the Frontside is coated with aqueous coating.
Gang printing is the process of printing two or more finished products on the same sheet during a press run. PsPrint uses gang printing to provide customers with low prices on a number of different products.
Ghosting is a phenomenon of a faint image on a printed sheet where it was not intended to appear.
House sheet refers to paper kep in stock by PsPrint and suitable for a wide variety of printing jobs.
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