MSL 2009 Spring Expo

Our 2009 Spring Equipment EXPO has now come and gone. We had some wonderful weather with an early spring warm front keeping temperatures well over 60 degrees. We celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with corned-beef sandwiches, green cupcakes, and green printing. Attendance was high and interest was focused tightly on our demonstrations of waterless printing running Toray printing plates on a Sakurai Oliver 466SD.

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Tips for Feeding Lightweight Stock

An article covering common problems encountered by sheetfed press operators while trying to feed thin or lightweight stocks. Modern day printing presses utilize air feeders that use a combination of blown air and vacuum suckers to separate a single sheet from a stack, feed it into a head stop, and ride it against a registration guide as it feeds into the printing press.

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