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I assume that the lower edge of the...15 Jan
You are probably going to break your...15 Jan
I enhanced the second photo but I can't...7 Jan
To clean the press I use pieces of...2 Jan
A quick addendum: If you can find...2 Jan
If you did not get roller cores and...2 Jan
Or can you scan it to a PDF and either...30 Dec
The advantage of having the chase sit...19 Dec
I think those raised dots, which have...16 Dec
One idea would be to get a double-wall...15 Dec
I suspect, looking at your example, it...11 Dec
Another factor to check might be the...10 Dec
Owosso may be your best bet. You can...8 Dec
Have you approached the Museum of New...8 Dec
Are they letters or designs? The photo...6 Dec
I can't remember where this press is...3 Dec
There could also be the issue of...3 Dec
Can you illuminate me as to where the...2 Dec
I would appreciate information about...12 Oct
(sorry for duplicate comment)12 Oct
An aside to this interesting...7 Oct
It sounds like the platen return...15 Sep
Since this is a typical variable-speed...11 Sep
Hoe would of course prefer to backdate...9 Sep
I have cleaned metal type quite...6 Sep
I would suggest that you start by...5 Sep
I suspect whatever you use will have to...3 Sep
Yes, that part is probably more...30 Aug
I cleaned the metal runners of the...29 Aug
Congratulations on what looks to have...24 Aug
Do you use a sheet of fairly thick...3 Aug
I assume you have checked to be sure...28 Jul
I don't know the roller mechanism of...28 Jul
They look like Cincinnati Initials...25 Jul
Or the Folger Shakespeare Library in...18 Jul
It probably does not have one. Few, or...12 Jul
It was pretty common to almost flood...10 Jul
This press looks like a Model (yes...25 Jun
This is probably a renamed type sold by...24 Jun
It sounds like maybe the trucks are...22 Jun