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Community Newspaper Printer Adds Capacity

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Community Newspaper Printer Adds Capacity

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Florida Sun Printing in Callahan, Fla, installed a new Quad-Stack 4-over-4 color-printing unit from WebPress LLC, as well as a new UV light tower from Prime UV. The equipment will be used in tandem to allow the printer to enter new markets by courting customers that require coated stocks.

"The additional unit and the UV tower for coated stocks will enable us to wrap broadsheets, tabloids and magazines with coated covers; produce magazines and single coated sheets for insertion and direct mail pieces," said general manager Bill Guthrie.

The Quad-Stack/UV system is configured with a folder on one side and a sheeter on the other, allowing flexibility for newspaper, magazine and high-quality, single-sheet production. The Quad-Stack is the fourth for the printer. Florida Sun's existing units provide cold set web capacity. "The Quad-Stacked technology used by WebPress places the color units stacked tightly together on top of each other to help control fanout and provide tight registration," said Guthrie. "So even on uncoated stocks, they produce near sheetfed quality. …

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