File Supply Spec Sheet + Special Dry Ink - FX Iridess Press

file format

  • PDF High Quality Print
  • Export layers for Spot plates Special Inks, UV, Foils etc
  • Supplied as Single Pages
  • Imposition required for folded brochures and perfect bind covers
  • Packaged InDesign file


  • 3mm Bleed with Crop marks
  • Please do not add printer marks or slug lines

trim area

  • Allow a minimum of 5mm between text and the edge of the page
  • For Perfect and Wiro bind books, allow a mimum of 10mm from the bind edge


  • Supplied as CMYK at 300dpi minimum
  • Files for Embossing and Foils blocks must be supplied a vector


  • Embed fonts within the PDF or convert to outline

line weight

  • Line art should be no less than 0.25 wide


  • Files should be set to CMYK
  • Pantone Spot colours are supported and should be exported as Spot colour
  • Rich Black C30 M30 Y30 K100

special dry ink - fx iridesse press

Our Fuji Xerox Iridesse Press enables the use of CMYK
plus 2 Special Colours in one pass


  • The FX Special Ink colours must be applied as a spot colour and named exactly as above
  • Set overlay colours to Multiply
  • See our Iridesse guide to create image masks for Special Dry Ink

variable data

  • Artwork to be supplied as packed InDesign File with required fonts
  • Excel spreadsheet supplied in colomn form with section headings.

sheet size

  • Maximun sheet size is 330 x 1000mm
  • Maximum print area is 320 x 990mm.

file delivery

  • Email (20Mb or less)
  • Larger files can be uploaded to our website

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