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Monotype Keyboard Quiz11 Feb 16
Kelton Intaglio Press14 Jun 15
Old rubber-based ink23 Nov 13
Pygment Press25 Apr 10
Pygmy Press25 Apr 10
Westman & Baker Press2 Jul 09
Typeface I.D.20 May 09
Recent comments
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My rule of thumb is that if Rick at...7 Sep
Wow, quite the history. Should it...28 Aug
Mick, any pictures of these interesting...15 Aug
Mick, I heard from John Eickhoff...12 Aug
Sounds like a good plan, with the...10 Aug
This is very useful work, many people...8 Aug
Here is a larger sample of Abbey...8 Aug
Fritz: I'm still tinkering with this...9 Apr
Monotype type from different shops...2 Sep
It looks like...26 Apr
Good luck with this machine, it is...21 Apr
Pat, I suspect in the day, type...16 Mar
Mick, that is very good from memory!...11 Feb
Boy, Fritz, that was a long time ago!...28 Jul
Very nice, solid press. You will learn...12 Jul
Yes, it is the half cylinder "D" type...14 Jun
No problem; if you clean the type as...9 May
Robert: Since these are from English...2 Dec
For reference, my Windmill is #14917...2 Sep
Curved spokes were used to prevent...6 Aug
Depends on the part, as mentioned, even...17 Dec
Any thought of reproducing parts now...15 Dec
A well tooled Super Caster has lots of...21 Oct
Try a thin dusting of baby powder over...21 Sep
By the way, here are the matrices, note...2 Sep
I just noticed the string above, here...2 Sep
Last time I checked they were still in...24 Apr
I'm not a belt expert however I would...20 Apr
Pat, good luck with the Super Caster....13 Apr
Patrick: I agree a Super Caster / Comp...3 Apr
Patrick: There is no official record of...31 Mar
It was an English invention after all...30 Mar
David, that is good information; for...30 Mar
My cut is not clear enough to see the...30 Mar
It is interesting, after Theo wrote...30 Mar
I agree, European as the base is Oak...29 Mar
Just for fun, here is a picture of a...29 Mar
Jim, I understand they made matrices as...28 Mar
Alan: To do foundry levels of type...27 Mar
I know a Linotype/Intertype machine can...26 Mar