Tympan and Frisket /Wesel iron handpress

Have a Wesel iron handpress that was used as a proof press at a local newspaper in the 1930’s. The tympan is made of a rubberized fabric material and there is no frisket. I am not familiar with how the tympan and frisket are used on this kind of press. Would like to know how a frisket can be made and attached to the tympan and if I need to change the material of the tympan?

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If you could send or post pictures, I’m sure several people would be able to help. Many friskets are simple rectangles made of iron welded together and attached to the top (the plated end) of the tympan.