35x50-in. Ghosting Test Form (Download)
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The Printing Industries of America Mechanical Ghosting Form has been designed to evaluate mechanical ghosting tendencies on a lithographic sheetfed press. Mechanical ghosting is the occurrence of abrupt variations of ink density caused by heavy ink demand on the form. Mechanical ghosting occurs when a press cannot print a uniform ink film on forms with non-uniform ink coverage.

The Mechanical Ghosting Form Can:

  • Evaluate individual printing units for mechanical ghosting.
  • Provide a vehicle for comparison of different lithographic presses for mechanical ghosting.
  • Provide a means for documenting the effects of changing press variables and mechanical ghosting.

The download ZIP file contains the Mechanical Ghosting Test Form EPS file, user guide, and license agreement (1.1 MB).