offset powder

23:56 Dec 11, 2010
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.) / hose applications
English term or phrase: offset powder
The paragraph reads:
The FDA grade of vinyl hose is suitable for food and beverage dispensing.
Other applications include air lines, chemical transfer coolant lines, offset powder transfer, and water lines.

This text is about different types of hoses and its uses and applications. I cannot find a suitable translation of "offset powder" related to this field.
Local time: 11:17

Summary of answers provided
4polvo de offset
Robin Levey



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polvo de offset

'offset powder' is used in offset printing processes to help prevent ink from one sheet of paper from transferring to another sheet. It is sprayed onto the paper through flexible tubes.

Compare the following webrefs in eng and esp:

The Good and Bad Sides of Offset Powder - [ Traducir esta página ]1 May 2002 ... Offset powder is a material used in printing operations to facilitate the subsequent drying of inks. This article examines the good and bad ... - En caché - SimilaresAnti-offset Powder - Color Printing Forum - [ Traducir esta página ]8 entradas - 6 autores - Última entrada: 5 Abr
A fine powder sprayed over the printed surface of coated paper as sheets leave a printing press to prevent ink from offseting from one ... › All Books - En caché - Similares

Manual de litografía - Resultado de la Búsqueda de libros de Google
Richard Vicary - 1993 - Art - 151 páginas
El polvo de offset ya no se utiliza en la impresión comercial y por ello es cada vez más difícil encontrarlo en el mercado, pero se comercializan polvos ... de búsqueda: 'POLVO' en Paraguay - Amarillaslatinas.netLa búsqueda "POLVO" no dió ningún resultado en Paraguay. ... limpiador de planchas de tipo universal para offset, polvo antiretinte, corrector en gel para ... - En caché

Note added at 31 mins (2010-12-12 00:27:33 GMT)

Also "polvo antiretinte", as per the last webref above.

Robin Levey
Local time: 11:17
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