Upcoming Production Dates
Download Babcox Media’s 2021 Print Production Deadlines Calender.
Babcox Media Publications
Trim size of publications 7-7/8˝ Wide X 10-3/4˝ Deep Live area 1/2˝ inside trim. Full page bleed add 1/8˝ all sides. Spread 15 3/4˝ x 10 3/4˝ [Send spreads as one document.]
2/3 Vertical 4.5 X 10˝
1/2 Horizontal 7˝ X 5˝
1/2 Vertical 3.375˝ X 10˝
1/3 Horizontal 7˝ X 3.3125˝
1/3 Vertical 2.125˝ X 10˝
1/4 Horizontal 7˝ X 2.5˝
1/4 Vertical 3.375˝ X 5˝
1/6 Horizontal 4.5˝ X 2.5˝
1/6 Vertical 2.125˝ X 5˝
AMN & Counterman Magazines
Trim size of publications 10˝ Wide X 12˝ Deep Live area 1/2˝ inside trim. Full page bleed add 1/8˝ all sides. Spread 20˝ x 12˝ [Send spreads as one document.]
1/2 Horizontal 9.5˝ X 5.75˝
1/2 Vertical 4.75˝ X 11.5˝
1/3 Horizontal 9.5˝ X 3.875˝
1/3 Vertical 3.25˝ X 11.5˝
1/4 Horizontal 9.5˝ X 2.875˝
1/4 Vertical 4.75˝ X 5.75˝
1/6 Horizontal 4.75˝ X 3˝
1/6 Vertical 3˝ X 4.75˝
> Foot, head and face trim 1/8˝.
> Publications are printed Computer-to-Plate, web offset, and registers to the head.
> If the same ad is running in several Babcox publications send one ad file, but provide a contract color proof for each.
> If no contract proof is provided publication will print a color laser and instruct the printer to refer to it for pleasing color.
We process all ads through a workflow system that traps the ads (to SWOP specifications) for print – over riding application trap settings.
Overprinting/trap settings within vector EPS files are maintained.
> Note that we recommend color type over any black or color background should be 8 pt. or larger. Shipping instructions:
> Please label all media with advertiser/agency name, file name/number, issue date, publication, contact person and phone number.
Electronic File Transfer:
Email files are accepted up to 10MB.
> For larger files, go to https://transfer.pcloud.com.
> Please indicate publication and issue date by using the message field.
> Drag & drop files, keeping window open until transfer is complete.
> You will receive a confirmation email that files have been uploaded.
Please label all media with advertiser/agency name, file name/number, issue date, publication, contact person and phone number.
Send to: Babcox Media, Inc. 3550 Embassy Parkway Akron, OH 44333-8318
For more information contact Kelly McAleese at (330) 670-1234 ext. 284 or [email protected]