Hi Everyone, I have purchased a Chandler & Price New Style 10x15 and I need a “new part” for my board. (The mount that separates the top feedboard from the bottom feedboard)Where can I obtain the above-mentioned additional part?Thanks!Continue
Restored 9 x 12 Craftsman Tabletop Press for sale with two chases and useable rubber rollers for $2500.00. The press is available in St. Louis, MO, or arrangements could be made to pick up at the Ladies of Letterpress Type on the Cob in Mt.…Continue
It is a sad day, but it's time for me to part with my Vandercook Uni-I and hopefully move to a smaller press. The press is in great condition and is located in my basement studio.I'm in the intial stages of selling and am open to any inquiries. I am…Continue
I have one too many presses and need to free up some room in my shop. This press is motorized with a variable speed motor. It needs new rollers and a new belt. I can add rollers for an additional $300. I can also add a treadle for an additional…Continue
Any one tried printing with fluro / neon inks on cotton paper or kraft brown recycled? I was wondering if it was effective or if it turns out kind of dull like metallic on cotton paper.Continue
8x12 Chandler & Price OS with newly fitted treadle from Hern Ironworks. Press is mounted on heavy duty Cast Iron casters for easy transport. Press has a small weld on a casting in the back.Also includes: - 2 Numbering Counters - 8 Chases,…Continue
Hi ladies,I'm faced with the simultaneous task of growing my letterpress business and planning to start a family. I know that it's best to avoid solvent fumes while pregnant, but does anyone know about the safety of handling metal type? I always…Continue
I recently acquired a wire stitcher machine hoping to make journals. I have created one set so far that turned out great. One draw back. Paper folding. Now I could fold all paper myself but I have seen paper folding machines that are fast. Has…Continue
Started by Chris in Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help Oct 30.
Hey All,My dad bought a Kelsey 5x8 Model O tabletop press in an antique shop, thinking he'd fix it up for me... and it's missing its ink plate and chase. Anybody know of where we might find either? Muchas gracias,EBK who would love a little sister…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Bee Kotz in Supplies and Sources Oct 30.
Hello LadiesI'm hoping someone out there can help. I have a new Arab press, A Josiah Wade from 1894. She was reclaimed and beautifully restored by the previous owner, who had rollers cast but had never printed with them. I was wondering if anyone…Continue
Started by karen hardie in Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help Oct 29.
Posted by Elizabeth Evans on July 30, 2013 at 3:58pm