Vandercook SP-15 Proof Press

For Sale—Vandercook SP-15. The primary printing press of The Bieler Press since the early 1980s. It was originally purchased “as new” [not previously used by original owner], it has served the Press well, and has been very well maintained throughout its productive life. Bed has been precisely leveled. Serial number is 29493 [late 1972–one of the latter SP-15’s to be manufactured].

This comes with over thirty years of extras and press parts, including two MB811 Bunting flatbases for printing with photopolymer plates, imported brass roller rail supports (see pics), Vandercook press manual, original Vandercook press cloth cover, new unused drive belt (for motor), two sets of (used) inking rollers from RotaDyne (Chino), positive lockup bar, press lamp, new washup blade for automatic washup, extra bearing block assemblies (3) for rollers, extra unused crescent for oscillatig ink drum, Challenge .918 type high gauge, Vandercook roller setting gauge, Challenge Hempel guoin key, maintenance tools (original screwdriver, wrench, etc.).

You must arrange for pick-up.

Photos of work done on the press can be seen here and throughout the Google blog More photos of the press are available upon request.

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