Professional printing preparation house. Poznan, Wielkopolska, Poland

off-set, screen, pad printing, flexo, printing films, CMYK, HEXACHROME®, BLACK-BLACK, PANTONE® separations, prepress, CTF imagesetting, digital proof, scanning, DTP, photo prints, PCB, consulting, gadgets

Imagesetting CTF

Imagesetting is transfer electronic text and graphics directly to film by a high resolution output device.

We dispose following imagesetter: AGFA Avantra 25 and AGFA Avantra 30, film-processor AgfaLine 86, Glunz & Jensen MultiLine 550 and proof systems: Epson Stylus Pro 4880, Epson SureColor P7000, Epson SureColor P9000, spectrophotometer I1 Pro, ProofMaster Plus.

The imagesetter are served by RIPs with engine Harlequin v. 7.1, which interprets not only works recorded as postscript or the distilled pdf, but also as exported PDF directly from graphic programms or the composition of publication, for example: Indesign, QuarkXpress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, CorelDraw!. PDF files should be compatible with printing standards - to version 7.xx inclusive.

Maximum size of imagesetting: (634 x 754 mm)

We accept works to imagesetting in following formats:

  • Postscript (Level 1, Level 2, Level 3)
  • PDF v.1.3-1.6 (Acrobat 4.xx - Acrobat 7.xx) separated or composited; (may contain PANTONE separations)
  • EPS, AI, CDR
  • INDD, PM6, QXD
  • TIFF
Emergency contact:
tel: +48 61 646 46 44
e-mail: n@sylver.pl

Pricelist of IMAGESETTING

(net price in PLN; not applicable to matt film)

Size 1200 2400 3600
MINIMAL SIZE - A5  6.00  7.40  8.50
A5  6.00  7.40  8.50
A5 extra  6.50  8.00  9.20
B5  6.50  8.00  9.20
B5 extra  7.00  8.60  9.90
A4  7.50  9.20 10.60
A4 extra  8.00  9.80 11.30
B4 11.50 14.10 16.30
B4 extra 12.50 15.30 17.70
A3 14.50 17.70 20.50
A3 extra 15.50 19.00 21.90
B3 22.00 26.90 31.10
B3 extra 24.00 29.30 33.90
A2 28.00 34.20 39.50
A2 extra 29.50 36.00 41.60
B2 35.00 42.70 49.40
B2 extra 37.00 45.20 52.20

Jobs with formats different than above will be accounted for by price per meter film:

Film width 1200 2400 3600
330 35.00 42.70 49.40
400 45.00 54.90 63.50
447 47.00 57.40 66.30
754 68.00 83.00 95.90

Prices for matt film are increased by 50%.
Please contact us to determine the currently available width of this film.

Pricelist of DIGITAL PROOF

(net price in PLN)

Size Price
MINIMAL SIZE (up to 100 x 420 mm)   19.00
A4   28.00
B4   33.00
A3   45.00
B3   52.00
A2   75.00
B2   89.00
A1 125.00
B1 180.00
A0 220.00
B0 280.00

Proof certification   8.00

Technical specification of imagesetters

Maximum image area 634 x 754 mm (AGFA Avantra 30)
634 x 447 mm (AGFA Avantra 25)
Resolutions Corresponding spot sizes 1200 dpi 20.0 µm
1800 dpi 15.0 µm
2400 dpi 10.0 µm
3600 dpi   7.5 µm
Repeatability ± 5 µm for 8 consecutive maximum formats
Maximum LPI 300 lpi (120 l/cm)
RIP Harlequine v.7.1 - PS Level 3, Acrobat 7