HOW TO PREPARE A FILE FOR PRINTING, SO THAT THE FINAL EFFECT IS THE BEST

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In our printing house we make all printed elements dedicated for board games - card decks, boards, tokens, tiles, boxes, instructions. Below you will find information and examples of how to prepare files for printing so that you are satisfied with the final result.   CARD DECKS   First of all, the cards should be divided according to size - each card format should be prepared in a separate file. The deck of cards should be prepared in one pdf file. The cards should be prepared as consecutive pages in a file alternately: card no. 1 front side, card no. 1 reverse side, card no. 2 front side, card no. 2 reverse side, card no. 3 front side, etc. For example, a deck file consisting of 30 cards should have…
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What is a printing bleed and why you need to consider it

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          For those who prepare their own projects for printing, many problems arise in understanding what the printing bleed is and why it should be used. We hope that this article will help you understand the thing. Printing and bookbinding machines have a larger or smaller margin of error depending on the device class. To correct, hide inaccuracies in machines, printing bleeds are used. The bleed is the area of graphics of a certain width, usually 2-5 mm on each side, by which the size of the graphics should be increased before being sent to print. Let's use a practical example that best reflects the essence of the matter. Suppose you want to print cards in poker size (63 x 89 mm). The card has graphics…
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