PRE-PRESS

Operating the latest Apple Macintosh and PC hardware, our studio runs industry standard software programmes that handle design, page layout, illustration, photographic manipulation and commercial publishing.

Clients work accepted on: 3.5 inch floppy, 230mb Optical, 250mb and 100mb Zip, 1gb Jaz and CD formats. Also ISDN: 01202 628456 (4Sight ISDN Manager)

Mac Hardware: The most up to date systems from the Macintosh range of desktop computers.
PC Hardware: Pentium III PC
Colour Laser Proofing: Epson Stylus Pro9000 and Epson Photo 1270 enabling us to provide high quality digital glossy proofs up to A1.
Laser Proofing: Mono LaserWriter 16/600dpi

Software and file formats: QuarkXpress, Pagemaker, Photoshop, Freehand, Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, CorelDraw. Files also accepted as high resolution PDF, EPS, TIF and JPG files. AIT and DAT Archiving System and Writable CD-Rom

Linotype-Hell Topaz CCD Scanner
Linotype-Hell Hercules Pro Imagesetter and Harlequin Rip (Postscript Level 3)
Creo Lotum 800 Computer to Plate with Brisque Workflow.

Conventional Planning and Platemaking Facilities: IGP Laserline 780 Film Processor; Bacher System Plate and Foil Punch; Dainippon P814G semi-automatic Print-Down Frame; Unigraph Quartz 85 Plate Processor with Water Ecology Unit

PRESS ROOM

Heidelberg Speedmaster 102F 5-Colour - B1 CP Tronic
max. sheet size: 720mm x 1020mm min. sheet size: 400mm x 520mm
max. print area: 700mm x 1020mm
fitted with CPC1-02, Baldwin Circulation Unit, Technotrans combi-mix, alcolor damping and grafix spray powder unit, plus IR Drying
MBO B30 continuous feed Folder: maximum sheet size: 720mm x 1020mm
Muller Martini 1508 Minuteman Stitching Line: with 2 twin feeders, cover feed and T1522 3 knife trimmer.
Polar EM115 Programmatic Guillotine: with Micro-computer control -
maximum sheet width: 1150mm

Ford Transit van: carrying 1.5 tonnes for local and nationwide delivery.

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