- information is not power...power is how you use it
book crafting demands an integrated control of all aspects of the production process, which translates into:
comprehensive specifications consultation and development. this production design support is provided prior to production pricing for your project.
skilled prepress services using drum scanners or working with your supplied hi-rez files. applying comprehensive color correction and retouching. all proofing done at americanbook is ink on paper using direct to plate imaging for all proofing plates, (not films to make your proofs) then printing with 4 process colors, dutones or any special PMS mix.
digital proofing is choice not a given.
200-line screen for all printing is the minimum standard at americanbook, we also offer 10-micron FM (stochastic screen) and 6-color hexographic offset lithography on new four, five and six color, mitsubishi extended delivery and heidelberg CD presses.