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Howard Iron Works 2019 Calendar Now Available!13 Nov 18
Colt's Armory press ca 18881 Jun 18
C. Potter Jr. Country Press, ca. 186530 Apr 18
Welding cast Iron Service21 Dec 17
Challenge 3-Head Drill12 Oct 17
Southworth Power Round Cornerer12 Oct 17
Campbell No 5 or No 7 PONY Cylinder26 Mar 15
Ink Fountain Photos Needed3 Dec 14
Restored Heidelberg T Platen3 Oct 14
Heidelberg Platen History26 Aug 14
Recent comments
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sure will go through a door, take of...10 Dec
Thomas is correct albeit the scan is of...8 Dec
Hi Marit, These were made by lots of...8 Dec
If you remove paper packing under the...28 Jul
Thanks very much for the kind comments....3 Jun
thanks, we should do that. great idea...1 Jun
thanks and yes they are save the two...1 Jun
Hello Christa - I posted a message on...10 May
Well said Steve. Thanks3 May
Thanks again re welcome comments. We...3 May
thanks everyone for the kind words. I...30 Apr
here's some photos of the Potter30 Apr
vfd is needed in speed related...19 Jan
You need a phase converter not VFD 18 Jan
other than cleaning pump top and...30 Nov
Not sure I follow the question...30 Nov
Hi Sue, the number is stamped and...26 Oct
Hi Sue, these are copies of the new...26 Oct
Actually in your case grease or liquid...17 Oct
Baffed pinion and cam gear. If you...16 Oct
the top photo (double gear) is a...31 Aug
No need for such complications. Any 30...16 Mar
the break is minor and more cosmetic...28 Feb
Not sure where you are. But look for a...27 Feb
motor specs, 2 1/2 HP at 208 VAC single...13 Jan
sure is. We have one. made in Bautzen...5 Jan
collar is bad. Sometimes you cannot...19 Dec
Hi David, I'd suggest working through a...17 Oct
Easier. Make sure the platen is in a...12 Sep
Hi Scott. The casting which holds the...9 Sep
the gripper assembly, (which holds both...1 Sep
I really doubt you need to spend any...27 Jul
springs are usually weak, HDM used to...27 Jul
TESA tape, rubberized. Any bindery will...26 Jul
Hi Jack, Good luck with the press. If...24 Jul
what you have now is simply an Offset...21 Jul
i'd love to have them for our museum....13 Jun
the gripper bar assembly is on a...15 May
Glad you found it. The nameplate is the...1 May
Hi Bob, Ours is 9 x 12" and serial...30 Apr