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Offset Printing

Offset Printing

Lithography literally means “writing on stone” and is based on the principle that grease or oil and water do not mix.  It was discovered by Alois Senefelder of Munich, Germany about 1798. A printer term to shorten the Lithography is Offset printing; which is the process of using an intermediate blanket cylinder to transfer an image from the image carrier to the substrate. Continue reading