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Ludlow Cheltenham Oldstyle Condensed5 Sep 15
Quality Letterpress Printing24 May 11
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That color also looked like it was...28 May
If the paper is Lettra then the ink may...16 May
That old Kluge motor may be a GE or...16 May
That is a fixed speed 1725 rpm single...16 May
Hmmm, not much discussion of the "why"...5 May
To get die-cut circles to deliver, you...14 Apr
If your press is equipped with a sheet...11 Apr
Gans Ink's "Bengal" oil-base line is an...1 Apr
You know for all these years, it never...30 Mar
Actually, your image looks par for the...27 Mar
Has anybody dealt with caked mud (as in...1 Mar
Sounds like you have too high a rule...16 Feb
If that is the factory chiller, I'd use...10 Feb
A solid shaft would be for solid...24 Jan
Oil base inks will store for years, if...20 Jan
Most Heidelberg die jackets are .030...10 Jan
Actually there is a safety--on the left...8 Dec
The missing word is CRASH. You are...6 Dec
Oh--check your roller stripe too. It...5 Dec
Lockwheel machines are built for...5 Dec
The heaviest stock I've ever gotten...7 Nov
If the press has been sitting for a...1 Nov
Pantone Black is a neutral black, and...21 Oct
Sadly this is nothing new. "Type...21 Oct
It looks like that's a 4" x 6" image...16 Oct
Nothing promotes good work better than...30 Sep
I have heard of people using paint...19 Sep
Yes, the stuff has value! The Linotype...17 Sep
If the press is from a shop that does...17 Sep
Hot metal meets Twitter? Hell it's...14 Sep
Odd, I'll have to figure out what I'm...14 Sep
As John said, the key is for a...25 Aug
I believe that roller bearings on the...25 Aug
Paint is easier to strip than rust. 16 Aug
Actually most Ludlow single fonts will...2 Aug
I think a lot of the people going...26 Jul
I've been using a static convertor for...23 Jul
dwallen: So far as setting the feed...23 Jul
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Most impressive presswork, Fritz.22 Jul