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Preparing Files

Our standard line screens are 150 for uncoated papers and 175 for coated.

File Formats
Please refer to our list of software in the equipment list for acceptable platforms. We keep our library updated with current versions of all the most popular software.


  • • Files should be prepared with the CMYK or spot colors in which they will be printed. Please delete any unused colors.
  • • Varnish plates for any spot varnish or aqueous coating should be supplied by client.
  • • Bleeds should be set for 1/8 inch beyond trim for offset printing projects.
  • • Large format graphic projects should include at least 1/4 inch bleed beyond trim.
  • • Please send a printout of your document with your file, or send a PDF if the file is being supplied electronically.
  • • PDF files are acceptable for printing. Please be sure they are created as press optimized PDFs and that they include any necessary bleeds.
  • • Clients should supply their own die-lines for diecutting, embossing, foil stamping and/or slitting.
  • • Fold and perf lines should be indicated in the file.

Screen and Printer fonts should be supplied for all documents unless the file is supplied as a press optimized PDF or illustrator document that has been converted to outlines.


  • • Please send all images with all documents.
  • • Images should be saved as CMYK, Black and White or Greyscale not RGB.
  • • Images should be saved as .ai, .tiff, .psd or .eps files. Jpeg, bmp, gif and other image file require converting before they are printed which may result in charges being assessed.
  • • Photos should be at least 300dpi and placed at no more than 110% for best resolution.

Hampstead Print & Copy is a full-service copy center offering the very best in precision color and black & white copying, printing and output for personal and business needs. But that’s only part of the story. We offer a variety of binding, collating, laminating and other finishing services to help you succeed in creating the perfect presentation. Or surprise your customer or family member with a personalized mouse pad, T-shirt, coffee mug or other fun gifts that we offer! Hampstead Print and Copy is conveniently located in southern New Hampshire near the Massachusetts border.

Hampstead Print & Copy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of RAM Printing Inc. Please call us at 603.382.3400 if we can answer any of your questions or provide you with a quote.

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