Roll to Web Processing
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Roll to Web Processing
Best practice guide for web offset printers

Web Offset Champion Group

Paper is the single most expensive cost in all web offset production, and it is essential to minimize waste from all causes. This guide describes the best practice techniques for roll storage, handling, and splice preparation—areas which also have a significant impact on web breaks and mis-splices that undermine productivity.

About the Author: The Web Offset Champion Group is composed of the following companies: • Aylesford Newsprint • Kodak Polychrome Graphics • MacDermid Printing Solutions • MAN Roland • MEGTEC Systems • Muller Martini • Nitto-Permacel • QuadTech • SCA • Sun Chemical

Table of Contents: Paper Grades and Qualities • Web Tension • Ink-Paper Relationship • The Paper Roll • Roll Handling and Storage • Paster & Splicer Characteristics • Splice Tapes and Tabs • Splice Pattern Selection • Splice Tails • Splice Preparation Tool Kit • Humidity and Temperature Impact on Production • Paster Makeready • Processing Roll to Web • Stripping Waste Calculation Chart

Specs: 32 pp., 8.25x11.75-in. saddle stitched, ISBN 2951812612, copyright 2000.