Month: April 2019

Tips for Sleeking Successfully

Registration There are many things that happen during the sleeking process that can change the size of the paper.  In some cases, the sheet grows as it runs between the heated rollers of the digital press or laminator, or the heat and pressure rolls it out like calendared plastic. At times, the sheet shrinks as the fibers are being dried out, and  heat and pressure wring the moisture out of them. Multiple factors can affect this, including the environment you print in.  Is it wet or dry? What is the moisture content of the paper?  What is the force...

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