• English
  • Italiano
  • Deutsch
  • News-en

     

    THE MAKE-READY

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    THE MAKE-READY The initial stage of any printing process (excluding the digital process) is called ‘Make-Ready’. This is a very delicate moment, as it represents the verification of the calibration of the entire printing process through the analysis of the first sheets that are printed, in order to make theRead More

    PDF FILES FOR OFFSET PRINTING PROCESS

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    PDF FILES FOR OFFSET PRINTING PROCESS Preparing files for printing is not a job to be underestimated and, achieving a good result, means not neglecting any detail. The first thing to do, when you need to prepare a file for printing, is to make it universal, to release it inRead More

    HOW TO MAKE BLEEDS FOR AN IMAGE OR A BACKGROUND GRAPHIC ITEM

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    HOW TO MAKE BLEEDS FOR AN IMAGE OR A BACKGROUND GRAPHIC ITEM When you place images to the page boundaries is necessary to make the “bleed” (ie an overlap, beyond the page size, of the element positioned at the cut) of at least 4 mm for each side. This precautionRead More

    CARDBOARD BOOK COVER

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    CARDBOARD BOOK COVER The cardboard book cover is the direct descendant of the binding techniques of the books used by the monks of the early Middle Ages. Even in our time it has maintained the most renowned product qualities of bookbinding, and this thanks to the successful combination of robustnessRead More

    PERFECT BINDING METHOD

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    PERFECT BINDING METHOD Perfect binding is the most economical method of paperback. In this case the signatures are cut on the fold side and glued directly to the spine (without stitching with thread) on the spine of the book. With this method the collected signatures undergo the removal of theRead More

    SECTION SEWN BINDING METHOD

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    SECTION SEWN BINDING METHOD Section sewn is a binding method that combines single signatures sewn together (with a real thread) and then glued on the cover. This high-strength binding is particularly suitable for volumes with many pages, such as catalogs, school texts, novels, reading volumes, and so on, for printsRead More

    SADDLE STITCHING BINDING METHOD

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    SADDLE STITCHING BINDING METHOD Saddle stitching is a system that sews the seams of the editorial product by means of a metal wire segment. The classic shape is that of the paper clip, but it can also take the one of the omega letter for prints destined to be assembledRead More

    BINDING AND FINISHING

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    BINDING AND FINISHING Binding is the set of all the workings needed to keep the pages that make up the printed one united together. There are different types of bonding (bonding, metal coil, screw, rings, etc.) but the most commonly used ones are: metallic fastening, wire seam binding, or knitRead More

    SPECIAL PAPERS

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    SPECIAL PAPERS Special papers are the most expensive ones and include all those particular types of paper, such as the colored one, the embossed one, the verdant one, the parchment that recalls the concept of old parchment, translucent high transparency, etc., which include limited uses such as, for example, advertisingRead More

    THE COATED PAPER

    Marchio Graffietti Stampati

    THE COATED PAPER Coated paper, thanks to the coating process that consists of covering the paper with a thin coating (based on gypsum and glue), has the characteristic of having a smooth surface and free from any roughness where the amount of patina used It affects the quality itself. ItRead More