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What is rich black and how can I get it?

Rich black, in printing, is an ink mixture of solid black over one or more of the other CMYK colors, resulting in a darker tone than black ink alone generates in a printing process.

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The best match to use a rich black is the following: C 50 M 40 Y 40 K 100 This will give you a deep, dark, rich black.