Ink viscosity is too high

Reduce ink viscosity

Ink is drying too fast

Add small amounts of slower drying solvents or speed up the press

Ink is starving

Maintain correct amount of ink in the sump

Blade angle is too sharp

Flatten wipe of the blade

Impression is lacking

Check impression setting and durometer of the impression roll

Ink temperature is too high causing the cylinder to heat up and the solvenls to evaporate

Cool inks or use slower solvent