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For Sale: Newly restored Heidelberg Windmill Press

It pains me to have to sell my second child.  But, in preparation of my first baby, my husband and I moved and I have to part with my Heidelberg Windmill Press.  I just had this press restored this year by the well-known Hicks Brothers out in…Continue

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For Sale: Newly restored Heidelberg Windmill Press

It pains me to have to sell my second child.  But, in preparation of my first baby, my husband and I moved and I have to part with my Heidelberg Windmill Press.  I just had this press restored this year by the well-known Hicks Brothers out in California.  I'm still pressing on my C&P so all is not lost, but now is the chance for you to be the proud new owner of this beauty!  Here are the specs:(Currently in the Hicks Brothers' warehouse in San Jose, California.)1960 Heidelberg T-Platen…See More
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