Paying attention to the smallest details can make a big difference in the world of flexographic printing. Flat top dots profiles are one minor detail that requires attention (or shapes). It appears simple enough to overlook, but the experienced flexo … » read more «
It’s no secret that large-scale printing operations have long been popular. But would it surprise you to learn that tire companies have long supplied essential components of the printing processes?
To create their version of today’s image carriers, the first … » read more «
If you’ve ever wondered how the flexographic printing process works, image carrier services are an important component. Flexographic printing plates or cylinders are created after an image has been provided and edited for the printing process.
Every image carrier that … » read more «
The importance of adequate care and maintenance methods cannot be overstated when it comes to maximizing the lifespan and usability of flexographic printing equipment. Use these suggestions to keep your flexo equipment working as long as possible.
Flexo Print Maintenance: … » read more «
When it comes to the production of flexographic image carriers, two primary materials stand out: elastomers and photopolymers. How do these materials differ in application, and what are their relative advantages and disadvantages in the field of flexography?
Overview of… » read more «
The process of quality control in flexo is a very important to ensure that the expected results are maintained and to obtain a high quality printing plate. The process of quality control can be divided into a set of specific … » read more «
Halftone dots of a flexographic printing plate in different diameters (source: DFTA)
What are flexographic printing plates?
Flexographic printing uses elastic, flexible printing plates that are necessary to adapt to the structure of rough and uneven substrate surfaces. Their job … » read more «