Phone: Arat Kilo +251 111 557 788 +251 111 570 799 Gerji +251 116 298 777 +251 116 298 800

Email:masterprintaddisplc@gmail.com

Production Equipment

Master Printing presently utilize 7 networked Macintosh & 20 PC Ram 4.00 GB, 500 GB Hard Disk, Speed 3.10GHz, 32 Bit Operating system PC terminals. This system provides the basis for us to re-purpose the originating files for use as email proof, high resolution color proof, digital printing and computer to plate rendering.

Various proofing and output devices include:

   
TYPE / MODEL
SIZE OF OUTPUT
QTY
Panasonic KX-MB 3020 Black
A3
2
Hp color Laser jet CP1515n, Color
A4
1
Hp color Laser jet CP1700, Color
A4
1
Hp color Laser jet D4163 , Color
A4
1
Hp color Laser jet P2055d, Black
A4
2

Scanning Equipment

TYPE / MODEL
SCANNING SIZE AREA
Hp Scan jet 8200
A4
Ever Smart PRO
A3

File Preparation Software

Some of the software utilized includes:Latest Version of Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Publisher, and others.

Printing Equipment

Seventeen offset printing presses enable the production of a wide variety of printed matter ranging in sizes from business cards to the Speed-master 74 excellent for posters and 8 pages of A4.
Our color printing extends to a 5 color Roland press supported by a 5 color Speed-master. Each is computerized with a remote controlled console, which is able to store settings for repeat orders and quality control. Perfect binding, Muiler Martini Hat glue, 5 Clamps perfecting presses for quick jobbing work back up our flat sheet offset section (equipped with number and perforating). Wohlenberg cutting presses are used for cutting and creasing.
The 5 color Speed Master 74 and Speed Master 102 printing presses enable us to achieve maximum output on a diverse range of jobs, run lengths, and stock types. Capable of handling 8 x A4 pages at view automated controls make job changing fast and easy.

Various proofing and outBinding and Finishing Equipmentput devices include:

TYPE OF OPERATION
Quantity
MODEL TYPE AND SPECIFICATIONS
CUTTING (GULLOTINE)
4
Wohlenberg MST-2TV150,Polar115, Polar 86 Como 115
PAPER REELS SLITTING
Wohlenberg
3 KNIFE TRIMMING
1
Stahl
FOLDING
3
Perfect binding, Muiler Martini Hat glue, 5 Clamps
GLUEING OR PERFECT BINDING
2
Bremer, Graphics, Polygraph, Honor
STITCHING
4
Bremer, Graphics, Polygraph, Honor
Double Head Stitiching
4
Honor
Swing 1 Freccia
Swing
1
Freccia
DIE CUTTING
3
Platen, Cylinder
NUMBERING
2
Platen
HOT FOIL STAMPING
1
FTP- Hot print
EMBOSSING
1
LAMINATION
4
MATT & GLOSS 4 Foaling 520T
VARNISH WATER BASED
1
Speed Master 5 Unit + Coating
UV VARNISH 1 UV VARNISH
1
UV VARNISH

Color Separation Equipment

TYPE
SIZE
SCRIN
A2
ECRN
A1

Computer to plate technology

TYPE
SIZE
Trendsetter 800III Quantum, Kodak
B1

Pre-Film and Post -Film Equipment

 
Type
SIZE
Pre-Film Equipment
Hp color Laser jet CP1515n
A3
Post-Film Equipment
VACULUX
A1

Offset Printing Equipment List

MODEL TYPE
RINT AREA (CMS)
QTY. OF MACHINES
NO. OF COLORS
PERFECTING YEAR OF MANUFACTURE
NO. OF SHEETS per hour
KORD
46*64
2
1 color
1979
5,000
GTO 46
32*42
4
1 color
1985
8,000
GTO 46
32*42
1
2 color
1987
8,000
GTO 52
35*52
1
2 color
1987
8,000
Speed Master
102*40
1
2 color
1983
15,000
MO-E
48*68
1
1 color
1985
10,000
MO-E
48*68
2
2 color
1985
10,000
GTO 52
32*52
1
4 color
1997
15,000
Speed Master
74*52
1
5 color
2000
15,000

Digital File Specifications

If you wish to supply your own artwork for print projects, please review the following specifications. Please do not hesitate to contact our design department prior to sending your file, our operators are glad to help and can preflight files to confirm suitability of file formatting. At the time of quotation Master Printing Press assume that the digital files to be supplied are correctly prepared and ready to run. Additional charges may be incurred if corrections or amendments to the files are necessary.

Master Printing Press accepts most professional file formats and keep up-to-date with software improvements with the complete suite of Adobe.

We prefer final output files for print projects to be constructed in InDesign. Master Printing design studio operate Macintosh computers running OSX. Illustrator and Photoshop files should be saved in CMYK color mode; or EPS or TIFF in gray-scale mode if applicable. Images saved in other formats such as RGB color mode will require file editing to achieve expected results, which may incur additional charges.

Other software such as Word, Excel, Power-point, and Publisher are designed for print to desktop office printers, and do not have the necessary color and image handling capabilities to provide the file in the correct way for professional print quality results. Digital files provided using these formats produce RGB documents, and often use JPEG low-resolution images.
When supplying original native files to Master printing Press please package to include the following:

  • All scans in CMYK color mode (minimum 300dpi at actual size)
  • All scans in CMYK color mode (minimum 300dpi at actual size)
  • All fonts used in the document
  • All logos and line-work illustrations used in the job (saved as outlines in Adobe Illustrator)
  • Minimum 10mm bleed where applicable
  • Provide a hard copy printed mock-up of the document for quality control purposes

    Print-ready high resolution PDF should be supplied as:

  • CMYK images only in the original document, (not RGB) scanned at minimum 300dpi at final size
  • Only include spot colors for inks intended to be printed that way
  • Crop marks only (color bars and center marks not required)
  • 10mm Bleed (3mm minimum)
  • Image centered on the document page, in single pages (not imposed)
  • Saved for Acrobat 4 or higher, with all editing capabilities preserved
  • All fonts must be embedded
  • Color and gray-scale bitmap images to an average downloading sample of 400dpi
  • No security settings

Contact Details

Tel : Gerji +251 116 298 777
Email : masterprintpressplc@gmail.com
Website : www.masterprintaddis.net

Around Imperial Hotel, Gerji Road,
50 meter inside from NOC fuel station,
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Our Benefits

We offer our customers additional services and facilities which assist work-flow, cost savings, basic needs for their printing project. We work with our customers to achieve better results. Through our experience and our experienced works we can solve your design and print problems.