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Mohawk Maker Quarterly No. 9

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The ninth issue of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly is out. It has been completely re-designed. What was an already stunning publication has gotten even better. This issue features printing on Mohawk papers - Carnival, Via, Loop and includes a letterpress insert on the new ultra-thick 150 cover of luxurious Superfine. We think you'll agree that all of these papers work together to make something special.
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The beautifully printed Maker No. 9 doesn't have just one cover but three that lead you into the theme of this quarterly - Inspiration. Articles and photos on the subject range from collecting, the art of NASA, quitting your job to grafitti art.
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You'll find several feature articles enhanced with bonus content you'll find at Mohawk Live. Mohawk Live is a free app that brings print to life. It's exciting to hold a beautifully printed piece in your hands. The Mohawk Live app provides seamless integration of print with dynamic, interactive content that transforms a one-dimensional image to a multidimensional experience featuring 3-D images, videos, photos, infographics and animations.

Get your copy of Maker Quarterly No. 9 from your Olmsted-Kirk representative.

Are You ProDigital Knight?

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whatboard shadow-01Meet ProDigital Knight. The final product introduction in our "What Board Are You?" coated board selection tool. ProDigital Knight is a digital SBS (solid bleached substrate) board available in C1S (coated one side) and C2S (coated two side) in calipers from 8PT all the way up to 16PT. This sheet is a stunning 93 bright, blue-white shade. You'll love the looks of it and how it performs on your digital presses. Double win - it's suitable for liquid or dry toner presses. ProDigital Knight shines bright with a 3-star HP Indigo Certification from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Even the washcoated side of its C1S received the 3-star rating. It boasts fast ink-set and it is FSC® certified. If you need to slay some paper dragons, go into battle with our ProDigital Knight. You won't be disappointed.

Have you gotten your copy of "What Board Are You?" If not, contact your representative or customer service rep. You'll want to have this great tool and we are happy to supply one.

Are you Productolith Pts?

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whatboard shadow-01Meet Productolith Pts. - one of the five boards grades you'll find in our "What Board Are You?" swatch tool. If you haven't run this sheet, you need to get aquainted quick. It has so much to offer. This C1S (coated one side) and C2S (coated two side) cover is made right here in the USA. It has bright blue-white optics and is made with 10% post-consumer recycled content with a 90 brightness. Plus, it's FSC® certified because forests matter. Not only will you find Productolith Pts. in folio size sheets but we stock the matching digital sheets also. This is a great combo when you have larger volume jobs that need a digital match for coordinated projects with smaller run sizes or variable data content. Productolith Pts. Digital is 3 star rated for HP Indigo and runs successfully on dry toner digital presses also. That 3 star rating is on both sides of the sheet. If you are producing a post card, the 9 pt caliper meets the requirements for postal applications. Needless to say, you can count on Productolith Pts. to deliver great print and converting performance on press. 

If you haven't gotten your copy of our new board promotion, what are you waiting for? Contact us and we will be happy to supply you with one.

 

Are you Kallima?

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whatboard shadow-01Let's continue our discussion of the five coated board grades in our new “What Board Are You?” swatch promotion. We just recently introduced this must-have sample book. Get connected with us if you haven't gotten yours. Let's review Kallima.
FSC®-certified Kallima C1S (coated one side) and C2S (coated two side) are ideal grades for your coated cover printing needs. You can produce beautiful, vivid print while saving up to 20% on paper cost and shipping of printed material. Kallima has a unique, low density, high bulk construction giving your print job stiffness and presence while yielding savings. Measure yours here. Kallima has a bright, blue-white shade that is perfect for top quality jobs. It has a consistent printability and you can rely on it to get the job done. It is 90 bright, archival and manufactured elementally chlorine free (ECF).

 

Are you Carta Solida?

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whatboard shadow-01Let's take a look at another one of the five grades found in our "What Board Are You?" C1S and C2S swatch tool. You've met Ancora our C2S (coated two side) offering.
Now meet Carta Solida. Carta Solida is our C1S (coated one side) paperboard grade available in 15 PT, 18 PT and 24 PT. It is reliable and a great choice when folding properties need to be at their best. It has superior stiffness and high bulk. Carta Solida is 90 bright and has a smooth, coated top-side for stunning color reproduction. Its clean, white uncoated surface on the reverse side has a wash coating that is 3-star rated. Carta Solida is not only great for sheet-fed offset presses, it is HP Indigo certified up to 18 PT and performs well on many other digital presses. The lightweight yet stiff formulation of this sheet offers strength and durability to hold up to a wide range of printing and converting processes. When you are looking for reliability and cost savings, look no further than Carta Solida. FDA approved for direct contact with food and manufactured elementally chlorine free. Choose Carta Solida for your next print project.