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Recent content
TitleUpdated
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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John, nice press! I'm surprised you...31 Oct
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