Printing Graphic arts Week 8
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Standard set of inks used for full-color reproduction on printing presses, Cyan, magenta, yellow and black. Also referred to as process color.
A printing ink is a dispersion of a colored solid(pigment) in a liquid, specially formulated to reproduce an image on a substrate.
Ingredients added to ink to impact special characteristics and help aid in drying and performance while on press.
Fine, Solid particles derived from natural or synthetic sources and used to impart colors to inks. They have varying degrees of resistance to water, alcohol, and other chemicals and are generally insoluble in the ink vehicle.
The liquid component of a printing ink.
The Tendency for materials to resist flowing or running.