RAM Printing

Pre-Press

High-End Visual Software

We stock our top-of-the-line computers with only the most precise image processing applications. All of these software renditions are maintained regularly, and updated whenever possible. Our services are completely cross-platform compatible, and we maintain older variations of software for pinpoint accuracy upon opening files that may have been created 10+ years ago.

These include, but are certainly not limited to, the following:

• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe Acrobat Suite
• QuarkXPress
• CorelDraw
• Microsoft Office
• Font Explorer Pro
• Suitcase Fusion
• Heidelberg In-house Tools
• In-house Core Tools


Web Design Software

• Adobe Dreamweaver
• Coda
• jQuery
• RapidWeaver 8
• In-House Tools
• In-House Web Development Servers

Network

• Gigabit Ethernet
• Networker LTO system backup station
• IBM X235 file server 200 GB online storage
• Mac Pro file server 3 TB online storage

Output Devices

• Fuji XMF Workflow
• Xerox 1000i and Xerox V80 Digital Color Presses: w/Xerox FreeFlow Print Server Max size 13" x 19.2"
• Canon VarioPrint BW 115 Pages Per Minute
• Canon 10000 Production Digital Press
Max size 13" x 19.2" and a Plockmatic Booklet Maker.


Telecommunications

• Website:
https://www.TheRamCompanies.com
• 150 MB high-speed broadband internet connection with FiOS backup
• In-house mail and FTP servers
• Main email:
ram@RamCompanies.com
• Customer FTP Site: use web file manager by connecting through link on the
Send Files Page


Proofing System

• Epson SureColor P8000 high-end photographic
quality color proofer 44" wide x 100'


Platemaking

• Fuji Dart 4600S Platesetter with auto center and in-line punch system
• Fuji plate processor
• Ternes register system with a Ternes automated plate bend


Data Preservation As a rule of thumb, we have made it a standard procedure of ours to backup all files that we receive and process. We make multiple hard copies of all data, and personally store all electronic files for 10+ years, as a complimentary service. Any and all data we receive can be forwarded back to the sender at any point, upon request.



Printing Equipment

Heidelberg Speedmaster CD74-5 5-Color with Aqueous Coating Unit, Extended Delivery, Weko PowerStar, and AutoPlate CP2000 Control Center
• Fully digitized electronic system for press monitoring control and diagnosis
• Printing on stocks as thin as 50lb to as thick as 32 PT board
• Maximum sheet: 23 1/2" x 29 1/8"
• Minimum sheet: 8 1/4" x 13 3/4"
• Maximum image: 23" x 29"

Heidelberg Speedmaster 74—6 CPC 1-04/CPTronic 6-color with AutoPlate CPC32 Prepress Interface Ink Key
• Settings and ink usage breakdown via Flashcard
• Grafix MS 250 IR drier
• Grafix Chiller for water cooled rollers
• Fully digitized electronic system for press monitoring control and diagnosis
• Maximum sheet: 20 1/2" x 29 1/8"
• Minimum sheet: 8 1/4" x 11"
• Maximum image: 20" x 29"

Heidelberg Speedmaster 74—2-color or 1 /1 perfecting
• Maximum sheet: 20 1/2" x 29 1/8"
• Minimum sheet: 8 1/4" x 11"
• Maximum image: 20" x 29"

Heidelberg SORMZ—2-color
• Maximum sheet: 20 1/2" x 29 1/8"
• Minimum sheet: 11" x 17"
• Maximum image: 19 1/2" x 27 1/2"

Heidelberg Printmaster QM 46—2-color
• Maximum sheet: 13 3/8" x 18"
• Minimum sheet: 4" x 4"
• Maximum image: 13" x 17 13/16"
• Strate Flo™ Envelope Feeder

Xerox 1000i Digital Color Press – 5-color digital with Clear Dry Ink or Gold, Saddle-Stitch Finisher, Staple Finisher, Multi-Folding Unit
• Digital Printing on stocks as thick as 14 PT board
• Maximum sheet: 13" x 19.2"
• Minimum sheet: 7.2" x 7.2"
• Maximum image: 12.8" x 19"

Canon 10000 Color Press – 4-color digital, Saddle-Stitch Finisher, Staple Finisher, Stacker, Plockmatic Booklet Maker
• Maximum sheet: 13" x 19.2"
• Minimum sheet: 7.2" x 7.2"
• Maximum image: 12.8" x 19"

Xerox V80 Digital Color Press
• Maximum sheet: 13" x 19.2"
• Minimum sheet: A2 Envelopes

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