Offset printing is a commonly used technique in which the image is transferred from a plate to a rubber blanket, then to the printing surface. The modern process feeds a large reel of paper through a large press machine in several parts, typically for several metres, which then prints continuously as the paper is fed through. It can be referred to as a machine based printer which prints color by color onto a surface that is transferrable. Traditional Offset printing provides quick and reliable finish into garments which provide excellent wash ability however is only suitable for large quantities.