This three-day seminar, held Aug. 5-7, provides the basic information necessary for the production of quality wide web printing. Participants take part in demonstrations and the operation of Fox Valley Technical College’s 50”, gearless 8-color Central Impression PCMC Avanti Press. Topics covered include flexographic art and copy, line, tone and process printing, prepress functions, plates, press components and operation, anilox rolls, substrates, inks, solvents, and troubleshooting. This seminar is limited to eight participants.
Fox Valley Technical College
D.J. Bordini Center
1825 N. Bluemound Rd.
Appleton, WI 54912
New or seasoned wide web press operators who want to sharpen their skills will benefit from the intensive, hands-on learning experience. You will participate in the mounting and/or printing of both a 2-color line and screen and a 4-color process combination job for the flexographic printing process.
- The flexographic printing process
- Press components and location
- Ink handling and management
- Doctor blades and press settings
- Anilox theory