TaskForceRIP is a new Lucid product that is designed to
rip source PS, PDF and EPS jobs to several output formats. Trapping is an
integral part of the RIP using our famous raster Trapping Engine. However,
output files can also be generated without trapping.
The RIP is easy to configure. One can create as many
configurations, called “Queues”, as needed to produce different types of output
data. Each queue can contain more than one output plugin and therefore generate
simultaneously raster data of several formats.
The RIP generates output using Lucid’s I-Link plugin
technology. Available output formats are currently PDFx/1a, JPEG, 1-bit TIFF
(Hybrid screening technology), Delta list, and I-PDF files that contain a special
The RIP works with the I-Trap Viewer giving the ability
to run interactive jobs along with automated jobs.