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Another film about letterpress printing22 Jul 18
Delrin cheaper than an aluminium base28 Jun 18
Get a Briar Press apron7 Feb 18
550th Anniversary3 Feb 18
UK - Ajax Major needs tlc13 Dec 17
Sears, Roebuck press room stereo card10 Dec 17
Letterpress in movies7 Dec 17
Letterpress in movies7 Dec 17
Letterpress in movies7 Dec 17
Letterpress in movies7 Dec 17
Recent comments
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There were 2 sizes of Hempel quoin for...30 Jul
Easier to print a make-ready sheet....6 Jul
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Try a small drop of boiled linseed oil....28 Jun
My guess is that it is a European press...21 Jun
There is a picture of a No6 in this set...20 Jun
I just use lumps of 4x4 under the back...15 Jun
If you want to use it in a show you...15 Jun
It's a mitering wheel. When making a...15 Jun
There was a worldwide survey of all...29 May
Very familiar with the tata sound. On...16 May
Squintani patented his version of...16 May
An excellent piece of work, has got to...29 Apr
As already mentioned one possibility is...25 Apr
Take a small pile of card, holding...8 Apr
I have something like that on a Pearl...1 Apr
It's April 1st!1 Apr
The Adana 8x5 doesn't have the clout...28 Mar
When I first saw this on eBay I tried...27 Mar
As Frank stated if the print is heavy...27 Mar
Could we have a few more pics taken a...25 Mar
Just label your pics as harrild1.jpg...24 Mar
Wouldn't be a mod' just a choice of...20 Mar
I know what you are thinking. Is it a...8 Feb
As jhenry said you will need to do some...8 Feb
DON'T SAND AGAIN, It is fine, that is...8 Feb
You order them through the Zazzle...7 Feb
In 50 years time he will still be...4 Feb
Will soon be April Fools Day, anybody...3 Feb
What about u's and n's? When you are...27 Jan
James Watt invented the letter copying...14 Jan
Although it is a three roller press...31 Dec
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Probably a good job you are not looking...16 Dec
What part of the UK are you?14 Dec
You can get them from Caslon over near...13 Dec
The fly wheel will be held on with a...12 Dec
Try Allmake...10 Dec