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What is Offset printing? 
Paper Stocks
Formats Available

Our offset presses can print broadsheet, tabloid, and booklet sizes. For more information on these formats visit our          prepress page

Offset printing is a commonly used printing technique in which the inked image is is "offset" from a plate to a rubber blanket and then to the printing surface. 

30# newsprint: standard newsprint stock

35# groundwood: slightly heavier than newsprint with a cream colored hue

50# & 60# offset:  typically used as a cover stock 

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