make-ready

make-ready

(māk′rĕd′ē)
n.
The operation of preparing a form for printing by adjusting and leveling the plates to ensure a clear impression.

make-ready

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) printing the process of preparing the forme and the cylinder or platen packing to achieve the correct impression all over the forme

make′-read′y



n.
the process of preparing a form for printing by overlays or underlays to equalize the impression.
[1885–90, Amer.]
Translations

make-ready

n (Typ) → Zurichtung f
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With RegiTouch, machine operators can quickly and easily move the register marks for the printing units, which need to be guided to the required positions either during make-ready or after non-format-related roll changes.
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Called "one-touch, make-ready," this process speeds and reduces the cost of broadband deployment by allowing the party with the strongest incentivethe new attacherto prepare the pole quickly, rather than spreading the work across multiple parties.
Abdel Dayem said her first priority is the upcoming international book fair, adding the Ministry will launch the make-ready process once head of General Authority for Books,Haitham el-Hag, returns from a short visit to Kuwait.
The special meeting is a single-article meeting, and voters will be asked to approve a debt exclusion for $1.2 million to fund make-ready costs for high speed Internet service.
From the person who answers the phone to our sales consultants, finance, technicians, office staff, parts and service, as well as our make-ready team, everyone plays a part in providing our customers with superior service.”
Automatic shut-height adjustment, available on both the forming and trimming presses, cuts tool-change time and eliminates the need for make-ready plates and shims.
The carton and insert are made from 70% PCR paperboard, with a portion made from Aveda "make-ready" materials.
The companies said that this new technology delivers exceptional colour, blazing performance, automated workflows and powerful make-ready and Variable Data Printing (VDP) tools.
The development of the make-ready depot will not reduce the emergency medical resources (EMS) and ambulance deployment points we currently have in the area.
On the press side, inks formulated with the new resin are easy to pull up to density, maintain color density and print contrast and enable quick make-ready, good ink transfer and easy press cleanup.
Technical Director Wolfgang Heitzer noted the compact design, towers that open in the middle, and lifts on either side simplify work, while automation modules minimize make-ready, control and maintenance.