All Discussions Tagged 'platen' (7)

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Chandler and Price 12 x 18 New Style for Sale

12 x 18 Chandler & Price new style for sale. Dated from about 1920. Retrofitted with a motor. Hand fed, three good rollers. It's in goo…

Started by Rondi Vasquez

0 Aug 6

Chandler & Price 10x15 New Style for Sale

I am selling my Chandler & Price 10x15 new style press. Located in Evansville, Indiana.Comes with original variable speed motor and spe…

Started by Allie Peach

2 Aug 6, 2015
Reply by J Sindorf

Blobby printing on small text

Preface: I'm a newbie! I have been lucky enough to sometimes print jobs that had little to no problems. Other times (such as now!), I have…

Started by jsml

1 Jun 25, 2015
Reply by Kseniya Thomas

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 Heide…

Started by Paperwheel

0 Aug 1, 2014

Broken bolt on platen - Help!

So I've been trying to adjust my platen on my C&P Pilot for a few days now. It prints small lead type fine, but when I tried to print m…

Started by Samantha Urbanick

8 Apr 12, 2011
Reply by Samantha Urbanick

Uneven Inking/Re-Leveling the Platen

Hi Ladies,I believe I threw my platen out of wack this last weekend by messing with my screws since I was having a serious inking problem.…

Started by Krissy

8 Feb 17, 2011
Reply by davina farinola

inconsistent impression with photopolymer plates

Hello Ladies of Letterpress! We are still letterpress novices and could use your wisdom. The Press: Golding Official #3 Platen; the base: b…

Started by Lyndsay Adesso & Holly Thomas

4 Jan 9, 2010
Reply by Lyndsay Adesso & Holly Thomas



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