Definitions for "Make Ready"
in production, the complete process involved in getting presses ready to run. Make ready includes roll mounting, plate mounting, inking, and registering and adjusting.
The "building-up" of a printing plate so that the heavy and light areas print with the correct impression.This also refers to all operations before production.
The process of preparing a printing press before a new run, to establish register, ink density, consistent impression, and so on
The time spent setting up a machine before production can commence.