2 Color Offset Press 4+ Color Offset Press Direct Imaging Printing Press Digital Printing Press Color Copiers and Color Laser Printers Finishing Equipment Inkjet and Art Printers
2-Color Offset 4+ Color Offset Direct Imaging Digital Press Color Copiers Finishing Inkjet & Fine Art

Color Printing Forum

Welcome to the Printing Press & Color Printer Forum

  1. Offset Printing Press Forum Last Post

    Offset printing presses

    1. Sheet-fed process-color offset presses, 4-color, 5-color, 6-color, and more advanced press setups.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 550
      • Posts: 3,540

      Last Post:

      How to do Spot Aqueous and Spot Varnish...

      by alibryan

      09-18-2016 12:44 PM

    2. Heidelberg Printing Press Forum - Heidelberg Speedmaster, GTO, GTO-S, Printmaster, SORMZ, MO, KORS/KORD, SORDZ, KARA, TOK

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,255
      • Posts: 8,102

      Last Post:

      Quickmaster QM 2 Problem driving us mad

      by Swifty2

      Yesterday 12:50 PM

    3. Komori Printing Press Forum - Komori Lithrone, Spica, Sprint

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 539
      • Posts: 3,449

      Last Post:

      press rollers ?

      by Vic the Printer

      Yesterday 08:55 PM

    4. Ryobi Printing Press Forum

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 279
      • Posts: 1,521

      Last Post:

      Ink volume setter cip4

      by juanjo

      09-21-2016 12:34 PM

    5. KBA Printing Press Forum - KBA Genius, Performa, Rapida

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 73
      • Posts: 331

      Last Post:

      Lines across all units

      by Hman1956

      09-20-2016 06:46 AM

    6. MAN Roland Printing Press Forum

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 143
      • Posts: 674

      Last Post:

      How to remove the side gauges to remove...

      by sergios68

      09-09-2016 12:46 AM

    7. Mitsubishi Printing Press Forum

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 33
      • Posts: 105

      Last Post:

      Looking for Daiya 2 color 22 x 32...

      by Bharat

      07-14-2016 04:08 AM

    8. One color, one color + t-head, shared blanket, and true two color sheet-fed offset presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 729
      • Posts: 3,949

      Last Post:

      roller stock sizes

      by gerhardlitho

      09-21-2016 09:31 AM

    9. Ink

      Offset printing inks

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 63
      • Posts: 321

      Last Post:

      whats a good ink

      by Lee180

      09-19-2016 04:44 PM

    10. Coated and uncoated papers for offset printing.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 52
      • Posts: 266

      Last Post:

      synthetic paper question

      by Bill Borcicky

      09-11-2016 12:35 PM

    11. UV

      Discussion of UV Offset Printing Issues, Equipment, Tips & Tricks

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 66
      • Posts: 246

      Last Post:

      H uv Test

      by SSniveling

      08-24-2016 08:10 AM

    12. Web-fed Offset Presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 68
      • Posts: 245

      Last Post:

      web offset print + fold

      by anze300

      01-25-2016 01:52 PM

    13. Conventional and digital CTP platemaking

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 170
      • Posts: 490

      Last Post:

      DPM 2340 plate maker manual

      by Steelgangsta

      08-24-2016 12:31 PM

    14. DI Presses

      (1 Viewing)

      Direct Imaging Offset Printing Presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 779
      • Posts: 4,512

      Last Post:

      Heidelberg DI Press
      Ink duct foam strip - qmdi classic 1997

      by jan

      09-26-2016 05:38 AM

  2. Indigo Digital Presses Last Post

    Liquid electroink digital presses

    1. HP Indigo ElectroInk digital presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 134
      • Posts: 434

      Last Post:

      HP Indigo digital inkjet press
      5500 Stacker software bug.

      by Vlad

      09-26-2016 02:06 AM

  3. Digital Printing Press Forum Last Post

    Dry-toner-based laser imaged heat-set production, larger format, and web presses.

    1. Xerox toner-based color laser digital press

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 704
      • Posts: 4,693

      Last Post:

      Print Engine Cooling Down

      by peels

      09-21-2016 04:41 PM

    2. Xerox Digital Presses

      (1 Viewing)

      Xerox digital production presses such as the new Color 800/1000 digital press

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 239
      • Posts: 1,066

      Last Post:

      Close tray 5 error

      by InterfaceP

      09-14-2016 10:55 AM

    3. Canon imagePRESS natural gloss digital press

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 149
      • Posts: 624

      Last Post:

      Canon CLC 5000
      Upgrading (for us) cv6011vp or xerox 770

      by Zmurfen

      Yesterday 05:32 AM

    4. Production digital dry-toner 14x20 color presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 45
      • Posts: 143

      Last Post:

      Epson 9800 inkjet
      Ricoh ink IP5000 Pigment Plus CYMK ...

      by digiMart

      03-03-2016 12:35 AM

    5. Océ VarioPrint, ColorStream, and VarioStream digital presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 29
      • Posts: 66

      Last Post:

      Océ plotwave 300 on MAC

      by psmental85

      05-18-2016 11:21 AM

    6. Web fed electro-photographic dry toner based imaging presses.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 32
      • Posts: 86

      Last Post:

      Xeikon Digital Printing Press
      Xeikon 500D problem

      by jurek

      11-09-2015 08:29 AM

    7. MGI Digital Presses such as the Meteor

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 11
      • Posts: 65

      Last Post:

      Mgi dp 8700 dp xl + and jet varnish 3D

      by ViR2

      08-05-2016 03:15 AM

    8. Other Production Digital Presses

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 93
      • Posts: 293

      Last Post:

      Ricoh 9110

      by deckm00

      05-26-2016 07:31 PM

  4. Color Laser Printer & Color Copier Forum Last Post

    Medium - High Volume Color Laser Machines offered under service / maintenance / supplies contracts for graphic, business, and production

    1. Discussion specific to Canon CLC color laser copiers, Color ImageRunner and Canon ImagePress color printers.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 231
      • Posts: 883

      Last Post:

      Canon clc 3200 striped image

      by 11624bill

      08-11-2016 03:25 PM

    2. Discussion specific to Xerox DocuColor copiers and multifunction printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 505
      • Posts: 2,176

      Last Post:

      Xerox WorkCentre 7775 Scanner Fault

      by adriansto

      09-26-2016 11:31 AM

    3. Discussion specific to Konica Minolta bizhub and co-branded multifunction color laser printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 270
      • Posts: 874

      Last Post:

      Bizhub Pro C6500 Deinstall Question

      by UnlimitedBT

      09-26-2016 08:56 PM

    4. Xante Illumina Digital Color Printers (known for printing ability on heavy stocks)

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 9
      • Posts: 54

      Last Post:

      Xante Ilumina EnvMC Wiring, Manual?

      by Bodi79

      11-08-2015 07:31 AM

    5. Discussion specific to Ricoh Aficio and other Ricoh color laser equipment

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 78
      • Posts: 330

      Last Post:

      Canon ImageRunner IRC3220
      Unable to perform Scan Blank Page on...

      by Man At Work

      07-24-2016 09:17 PM

    6. Discussion of other production color laser printes, copiers, and production multifunction devices.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 104
      • Posts: 361

      Last Post:

      Does anyone own an es9541 also know as...

      by Mak2204

      09-24-2016 08:33 AM

    7. Normal stock and specialty media to get the most out of current laser dry-toner printing processes

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 33
      • Posts: 99

      Last Post:

      Paper stock explain

      by Dano.61

      08-08-2016 03:02 PM

  5. RIP Forum Last Post

    RIP selection, configuration, and optimization

    1. Selection, configuration, setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Fiery RIPs.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 45
      • Posts: 95

      Last Post:

      Fiery X2-CP how do I use this?

      by RCinSTP

      05-30-2016 12:44 PM

    2. Splash, CREO, OEM, software, and other RIPs

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 38
      • Posts: 92

      Last Post:

      Need RIP software for Colorspan Esprit...

      by BayardPidgeon

      09-23-2016 06:54 PM

  6. Small Color Laser Printer Forum Last Post

    Retail Color Laser Printers for small-volume or specialty use not offered under service / supplies / maintenance contracts

    1. Discussion about Xerox Phaser, Minolta QMS, HP Laserjet 5500, 9500, 8500, Canon Color ImageClass, and other color laser printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 43
      • Posts: 145

      Last Post:

      Canon ImageRunner IRC3220
      xerox wc 7425

      by Robbanai

      06-30-2016 06:28 AM

    2. Desktop and specialty small-format color laser printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 43
      • Posts: 174

      Last Post:

      Color laser for printing plant labels

      by Harborseal

      06-11-2016 11:17 PM

  7. Line Inkjet Printers Last Post

    Line inkjet digital ink high-speed production and multifunction printers.

    1. HP Edgeline line-inkjet digital printers (CM8060/CM8050 multifunction devices)

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 8
      • Posts: 38

      Last Post:

      HP CM8060 cost per print information

      by threedeeprinting

      08-06-2014 01:31 PM

    2. Riso Forcejet line-inkjet digital printers (such as the HC5500)

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7
      • Posts: 22

      Last Post:

      Touch screen dead on Riso HC5500

      by Joergen

      06-03-2014 06:04 AM

  8. Photographic & Fine Art Printers Last Post

    Giclee fine art, photographic, and short-run printing.

    1. Roll-fed 24", 36", 44", 60" and larger wide-carriage inkjet / giclee printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 336
      • Posts: 985

      Last Post:

      Need help Colorspan Esprit with Mac OSX

      by BayardPidgeon

      09-23-2016 06:45 PM

    2. 17" Wide-Carriage Inkjet / giclee printers which include both sheet cassette/tray and roll feeding capability

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 40
      • Posts: 102

      Last Post:

      Epson 4800 inkjet printer
      Canon Pixma pro 100 or Epson sc-p600

      by superman

      08-22-2016 12:51 PM

    3. 13" carriage and smaller inkjet / giclee printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 85
      • Posts: 232

      Last Post:

      350gsm card print

      by hoshyar

      06-06-2016 10:07 AM

    4. Photographic Dye Sublimation and gloss thermal printers

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 5
      • Posts: 14

      Last Post:

      Are dye sub printers dead?

      by Niallphoto

      05-03-2014 04:06 PM

    5. CIS systems to print larger volumes of prints at reduced cost on inkjet printers.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 18
      • Posts: 81

      Last Post:

      Heidelberg DI Press
      my experience, low price per page, hp...

      by __-_-_-__

      07-05-2016 03:02 PM

    6. Photographic, fine art, and specialty coated and uncoated inkjet media

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 43
      • Posts: 118

      Last Post:

      Best solution for preventing warped...

      by Bill Borcicky

      08-27-2016 09:01 PM

  9. Digital Duplicator Forum Last Post

    Ink based digital duplicators

    1. Low-cost per print digital duplicators

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 22
      • Posts: 70

      Last Post:

      Ryobi 3304di Direct Imaging Press
      Riso GR1700 Troubles

      by the swift printer

      03-22-2016 11:09 AM

  10. Print Finishing Forum Last Post

    Coating, trimming, cutting, scoring, folding, booklet-making, book-binding, mailing.

    1. Horizontal and tower collators, booklet stitcher, folder, trimmer systems and collator-booklet maker systems (Bourg, Duplo, MBM, Plockmatic, Standard, Horizon, other)

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 92
      • Posts: 279

      Last Post:

      Bourg Collator
      Horizon 5500 stitch liner

      by GinKraft17

      08-31-2016 09:51 PM

    2. Trifold, bifold, z-fold, barrel fold, cross fold desktop, floor, friction and air folders

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 67
      • Posts: 173

      Last Post:

      HELP! Which Folder is better?

      by tererehh

      08-08-2016 07:45 PM

    3. Cutters and Trimmers

      (1 Viewing)

      Electric and hydraulic paper cutters (baum, polar, mbm, triumph, other), stack trimmers, guillotine, and specialty paper cutters

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 314
      • Posts: 1,436

      Last Post:

      Help with Polar 76x Clamp Interruption...

      by Richard 777

      09-26-2016 11:53 AM

    4. UV, Aqueous, and other gloss coating options.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 37
      • Posts: 160

      Last Post:

      Online spot uv coating machine required...

      by Arslan_Butt

      09-10-2016 04:04 PM

    5. Mailing procedures, equipment, and other distribution concerns.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 14
      • Posts: 37

      Last Post:

      Precision Printing And Graphics Conroe,...

      by girishsethi

      06-07-2016 07:22 AM

    6. Perfect Binding, Hard Cover Book Binding, and other Book Bindery Discussion

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 74
      • Posts: 219

      Last Post:

      Brehmer Leipzig Wire Stitcher Manual

      by maverick1971

      09-23-2016 11:58 AM

  11. Color Printing Marketplace Last Post

    Post color printing and finishing equipment for sale or wanted.

    1. Multi-color Offset Presses, Offset Press Equipment, Direct Imaging, and Digital Production Presses for sale

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,313
      • Posts: 3,892

      Last Post:

      Kodak Nexpress 2100 Plus with Glosser

      by zarcorp

      09-26-2016 01:45 PM

    2. HP Indigo presses, parts, and supplies for sale

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 177
      • Posts: 298

      Last Post:

      HP indigo 5000 for sale

      by terrymcv

      09-22-2016 05:49 PM

    3. Trimmers, cutters, folders, scoring machines, mailing equipment, and coating equipment wanted and for sale.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 563
      • Posts: 800

      Last Post:

      CP Bourg PS224 Booklet Making System

      by zarcorp

      09-26-2016 03:54 PM

    4. Computer equipment, proofing and color profiling equipment, plate makers, direct computer to plate systems wanted and for sale.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 282
      • Posts: 459

      Last Post:

      Heidelberg Prinect SIGNA and META USB...

      by twilightorange

      Yesterday 02:55 PM

    5. Color copiers and production color laser printers for sale.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 436
      • Posts: 719

      Last Post:

      OEM TONER OKI C9600/9800; Xante Ilumina...

      by UnlimitedBT

      09-20-2016 09:04 PM

    6. Medium and Large format inkjet and other shot-run large format printers and plotters for sale.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 188
      • Posts: 276

      Last Post:

      epson surecolor T3200 T5200 T7200 T3270...

      by brianhu

      09-17-2016 08:31 AM

    7. General printing equipment and accessories, screen printing equipment, and printing oddments that don't fit in another specific print marketplace forum.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 302
      • Posts: 408

      Last Post:

      HEIDELBERG-HARRIS V30 HEATSET WEB PRESS...

      by terrymcv

      09-20-2016 09:44 AM

  12. Color Printing Workflow and Prepress Last Post

    Prepress workflow, layout, graphics, computer hardware and software.

    1. Workstation, CPU, Storage, Monitor, Network, Internet Connectivity, and other computer hardware selection, configuration, troubleshooting, and optimization.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 29
      • Posts: 105

      Last Post:

      Prinect Prepress Interface 4.1

      by jqgraphic

      06-04-2015 12:47 AM

    2. DTP, vector and raster Graphics software, and prepress software.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 80
      • Posts: 275

      Last Post:

      Personalized printing files

      by lmsmiletou

      06-14-2016 09:32 PM

    3. Color profiling , custom profiles, and software and hardware color management issues.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 57
      • Posts: 171

      Last Post:

      Heidelberg Speedmaster Printing Press
      Ink Saving Software - Improve quality...

      by Greg_Firestone

      05-03-2016 10:00 AM

  13. Color Printing Forum Last Post

    Color Printing Forum community and open discussion

    1. Introduce yourself, enjoy friendly discussion with fellow printers, and network with print professionals in adjacent markets and print industries.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 610
      • Posts: 1,522

      Last Post:

      Postcards & Flyers: Is laser practical...

      by UnlimitedBT

      09-26-2016 06:30 PM

    2. Print job postings. Post press positions and temporary job availability, and print positions sought / print-industry talent available.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 37
      • Posts: 68

      Last Post:

      Canon IPF5000 inkjet
      Need a Printing Service..

      by xfactor printing

      06-17-2016 07:01 PM

    3. General discussion about running a printing business: economics, marketing, investment, and other aspects of the business-side of printing.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 182
      • Posts: 739

      Last Post:

      Pricing Jobs

      by tyhoppy

      08-23-2016 08:51 PM

    4. Discussion of internet outsourcing options and experiences. Direct advertising is not permitted unless in response to a question.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 39
      • Posts: 210

      Last Post:

      Chinese printing quality

      by PakFactory

      07-31-2016 06:11 PM

    5. Color Printing Forum News, Announcements, and a place for suggestions for new Color Printing Forum sub-forums.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 16
      • Posts: 37

      Last Post:

      Canon CLC1180 Color Copier
      Ricoh mpc 5000 printing on art paper...

      by REPROGRAFIK

      08-23-2016 06:15 AM

    6. The Print Wiki has now been merged into the Color Printing Forum to become the Glossary

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 76
      • Posts: 88

      Last Post:

      Anti-offset Powder

      by aqazi81

      03-13-2015 03:47 AM


Top 10 Stats
Loading... Latest Posts
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

What's Going On?