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Fundamentals of Wide Web Flexo Printing

Hours: 24.00 | Estimated Cost: $895.00

This three-day seminar provides the basic information necessary for the production of quality wide web printing. Participants take part in demonstrations and the operation of Fox Valley Technical College’s 50”, gearless 8-color Central Impression PCMC Avanti Press. Topics covered include flexographic art and copy, line, tone and process printing, prepress functions, plates, press components and operation, anilox rolls, substrates, inks, solvents, and troubleshooting. This seminar is limited to eight participants.

Additional Information

Learn About
  • The flexographic printing process
  • Press components and location
  • Ink handling and management
  • Doctor blades and press settings
  • Mounting
  • Anilox theory
  • Documentation
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Seasoned wide web press operators who want to sharpen their skills will benefit from this intensive, hands-on learning experience
  • Our instructors have more than 35 years combined experience and their extensive real-life experience means their experts at trouble-shooting many of the technical challenges faced in press operation and process improvement
Target Audience

New or seasoned wide web press operators who want to sharpen their skills will benefit from the intensive, hands-on learning experience. You will participate in the mounting and/or printing of both a 2-color line and screen and a 4-color process combination job for the flexographic printing process.

Instructor & Presenter Bios

[**Mark Keller,**]( Flexographic Printing Instructor, started employment at FVTC in 1995. Completed Flexographic Printing Program in 1987. Nine years of Flexographic Printing industry experience with Belmark Corporation. Mark is very active in the industry via board and committee membership and often judges printing competitions. He specializes in seminars, workshops and testing and trial runs for business and industry.

Business and Industry Services

Fox Valley Technical College
Business & Industry Services (BIS)
D. J. Bordini Center
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655
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P: 888-458-0449
P: 920-735-2525
F: 920-735-4771

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