Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help (95)

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Bronzing?

Hi all, I'm wondering if anyone uses the bronzing technique in their work. I've never tried it and heard it's good for punching up certai…

Started by Kate

2 May 13
Reply by Kate

Hot Foil Stamping help/advice

I am looking for a way to foil stamp. I love the end result. I have spent a tremendous amount of time researching machines (good/bad/expens…

Started by Anna Brown

0 Apr 22

black inks..

I have a hard time getting true black on some jobs - I know paper stock effects it but any other thoughts? I have tons of different inks..…

Started by Angela R. Stewart

0 Apr 14

Multigraph No. 4 info

I recently found a little gem of a printing press, a Gammeter Multigraph No. 4, and want to get it up and running. I've seen a press simila…

Started by Jessica C. White

1 Mar 8
Reply by Sharon Kallenberger

Printing CD sleeves

Hi ladies, I wonder if any of you might be able to help... I'm trying to print a bunch of CD sleeves - the foldable ones which need gluein…

Started by Kate Edwards

2 Feb 24
Reply by Kate Edwards

Press motor help!

I have a old Kimble Electric electric motor, that runs my C&P press, that needs to be wired to the plug & switch. My concern or rat…

Started by Michael Sheets

0 Jan 24

Replacement chase bed for Kelsey 5x8?

Hi all--I'm very new to this medium, and a friend just gave me (!) a Kelsey 5x8 tabletop press that was sitting in her basement. It doesn't…

Started by Nicole Em

21 Jan 17
Reply by Tatiana Shannon

Kelsey Damaged in Shipping

Hello All I recently purchased my first press- a Kelsey 5X8 model O online. The gentleman I purchased it from, was quite good about packing…

Started by Tatiana Shannon

7 Jan 3
Reply by Tatiana Shannon

Question about the Morgan Line-O-Scribe

Hi Guys I’m a papermaker and printmaker trying to expand my little handmade paper shop into the realm of letterpress stationary and little…

Started by Tatiana Shannon

6 Dec 17, 2014
Reply by Tatiana Shannon

Good first press?

Hi Ladies I’m a papermaker and printmaker trying to expand my little handmade paper shop into the realm of letterpress stationary and littl…

Started by Tatiana Shannon

0 Dec 13, 2014

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