Fine lines and dots disappear. Work loses clarity and printing becomes streaky with weak solids and densities. Images disappear.
|Ink tack to high
|Reduce tack. Talk with your ink manufacturer
|Fountain Solution running pH out of acceptable range
|Check pH and adjust as necessary
|Plate packing not correct
|Repack plates. Use a packing gauge in ensure correct.
|Poor roller settings. Set to heavy
|Adjust roller strip to manufacturers spec
|Ink grind is to rough
|Check ink grind. Talk with your ink manufacturer.
|If plate is post baked.
|Have plate room check there post bake temps and times.