"What kind of platen press is it? Is it a tabletop press or an 8x12? If so, I highly recommend John Folstrom's platen leveling tool:
We just used that to level the platens on our two old rustbucket…"
There should be plenty of riggers near you. What press are you moving? Can you lag bolt it to solid 4x4? Can you bolt it to a heavy duty skid? If so, you could build a crate around it, making sure to brace it good. Remove as many parts as…"
"I see Crane now offers Ecru in #220
The savoy papers and others mentioned are really nice too.
Thanks for the suggestions.
FYI ecru has a lot of yellow in it so maybe ivory is a good way to describe the color?"
Thank you so very much! I am sorry I didn't respond sooner I was tying up all my loose ends and now am 10 days out of torn rotate-cuff surgery and am not typing to much yet. I wanted to tell you, your photos are really inspiring for me. I will send a few questions in a few weeks, and again, thank you for your assistance!