presswork


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presswork

[′pres‚wərk]
(engineering)
The entire range of bending and drawing operations in the cold forming of sheet metal products.
(graphic arts)
In printing, the actual operation of putting ink on paper; this activity is preceded by composition and perhaps platemaking, and is followed by binding.
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Therefore, chemical etching is increasingly being used in preference to laser profiling and presswork for manufacturing minute flat springs.
On Friday, after catching up with presswork, I will be setting off to Swansea for the Festival lecture at which I'm really looking forward to hearing Dr Lyn Davies speak about the life and music of Welsh composer Daniel Jones.
It is suitable for quality assurance in the graphic industry, in safe presswork applications, the paper industry and the coating industry.
Staccato and Staccato CX screening enable high-fidelity, consistent presswork that exhibits fine detail without halftone rosettes, moire, grey-level limitations, or abrupt jumps in tone, according to Kodak.
"Reading Mrs O Wells' letter recently reminded me of the Scrivens family and surely Fred Bannister must have been the same Fred who worked at Forgings & Presswork, Birch Road, Witton.
Topics include equipment; presswork, rollers, and inking; press operation and maintenance; and storage and care of plates.
Other added entries focus on the mechanics of hand- and machine-press printing, recognizing that as publishing becomes increasingly digital, the understanding of presswork is likely to be unfamiliar to the new bibliophile.
With a FDA compliant composition, the OAK DRAW 503 promotes optimum presswork efficiency with minimal maintenance requirements.
Unlike conventional halftone presswork, Staccato printing enables virtually continuous tone print reproduction, according to Gordon Prichard, print solutions senior with Creo, the developer of the process.
They include sketches (or drawings wanting to pass as sketches), pen-and-ink line work (sometimes cartoonish), and a few pictures that look to be woodcuts (or some other kind of presswork).
Rauch's industrial capabilities range from assembly and fabrication to machining, welding, presswork, secondary operations, painting, inspecting, testing and bulk mailing, says plant manager Tony Euler.
Fineblanking achieves accuracies and surface quality rarely associated with presswork, redrawing the level of detail presswork can achieve.