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Australia-wide Low-Cost, High Quality Printing for Theatre and Entertainment

Technical Specifications

Sending us your files as print-ready PDFs is the easiest and fastest way to send us your your artwork. Using this technology means that the files will be complete (with no missing fonts or links) and they hold true colour management, trapping and open pre-press information. The files are so small in size that it is a breeze to send them over the internet via our ftp and e-mail services – without any loss of quality or data.

We require Artwork trim sizes to be as detailed below, plus a 2mm bleed, and 4mm on booklets;

BC 54 x 89mm A7 74 x 103mm
A6 103 x 148mm DL 98 x 210mm
A5 148 x 210mm Super DL 130 x 240mm
A4 210 x 297mm A3 297 x 420mm
A2 420 x 594mm A1 594 x 840mm

Envelopes

DL 110 x 220mm C5 162 x 229mm
DL+ 120 x 235mm C4 229 x 324mm

Artwork Specifications

  • Fired Up Pty. Ltd. only accepts completed, electronic artwork, which must be press ready. We ask our clients to adhere to the following specifications. Failure to do so may result in delayed delivery.
  • Where possible please convert your text to paths, curves or outlines.
  • For print work with Spot or Raised UV, the spot UV is to be indicated on a separate PDF file, as 100% K only. Do not include it as a layer on your press ready artwork.
  • Please remember to supply us with all the relevant files, including linked items, for output (e.g. fonts and graphics). Do not send us any artwork with your order that is not intended for printing.
  • All images must be saved in CYMK at 300dpi (120dpcm).
  • Make sure all colours are nominated correctly as PMS or CYMK and are relevant to the job you are submitting.
  • Artwork for printed envelopes must have an 8mm gutter to the edge of the artwork and can only contain 1 or 2 PMS colours.
  • If you wish to send your files by FTP please contact our office to set up an account.
  • If you are sending your files through e-mail, please make sure that you have clearly marked somewhere in the message who the e-mail is intended for and more importantly who you are. Also let us know what files are attached and for what product.
  • If delivery is urgent, please check your deadline is achievable.
  • Electronic PDF proofs will only be supplied upon your request or at Fired Up’s discretion. Please outline on your purchase order if you wish to view a proof before production.

What do you want to print your project on? Here’s a simple guide describing the stock options available for your to choose from.