Nautolus Technical Information

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from this paper range.

Printed and handling guidelines

> Set-up
Store at room temperature (17-23°C), at a relative humidity of 50%, from 24 to 48 hours before use.
Unwrap the paper only at the last moment before printing and rewrap it immediately after the print run.

For re-cutting:
- keep the paper fibre direction (// to the large size) perpendicular to the printing direction.  
- For grammages > 135 g/m², plan a rejection cut.      

> Pre-press
For litho printing:
• Large printed surface : under colour-removal recommended.

• Intense full colours :
- for black colour, blue support (40%) recommended or two black sequences.
- for other colours, 1 or several colour support(s).

> Printing
• Gloss & Silk: guaranteed for litho printing, suitable for silk screen, suitable for most digital
   press systems, including HP Indigo.

• Offset: Cold set web offset, heat set web offset, sheet fed offset. All inks suitable for uncoated papers.

• Preprint: Cold set web offset, heat set web offset, sheet fed offset, laser printing. All inks suitable for uncoated laser papers.

• Jet: Guaranteed for high-speed colour inket printing.

• Office: Suitable for use in mono and colour laser printing, copiers, fax machines, inkjet, preprint and digital.

> Finishing
• Gloss & Silk: foil blocking, embossing,  lamination, all varnishing.

• Offset & Preprint: foil blocking, blind embossing, all varnishing.

• Office: foil blocking, embossing, lamination, all varnishing.

> Shaping
Suitable for perforating, drilling, die cutting.
• Folding: parallel to the paper fibre direction (// to the large size).

• Scoring : from 150 g/m², scoring with counterpart; from 200 g/m², larger scoring needed on the back of the fold.

• Cutting : Ensure that the blade of the guillotine is sharp enough in order to avoid dust deposits.

> Storage
Protect the paper against any risk of damp during the storage period.