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Equipment in Philadelphia 19 Nov 19
Another blog post2 Sep 19
A New Blog23 Apr 19
Wood Type Specimens10 Dec 16
Equipment Available2 Dec 16
Wood Type Identification7 Sep 16
Ludlow and Miehle Vertical available22 Aug 16
Vandercook Book2 May 15
Wood Type Specimen1 Apr 10
Shooting Star Press18 Jul 08
Recent comments
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Your wood type is plank grain? How do...24 Mar
Thanks for adding that additional...14 Mar
It would help immensely if you showed a...13 Mar
Snowcrow, If you'll consult your...12 Mar
"American Metal Typefaces of the...11 Mar
Newport, designed by Willard T. Sniffin...10 Mar
American Printing Equipment and Supply...12 Jan
Most them, the ones made of spring...5 Jan
Jim Parrish is long gone. You need to...29 Dec
I measured some of the fonts that I...14 Dec
Why use slotted type? Just so you can...12 Dec
I've got two for sale that are priced...8 Dec
To me, letterpress printing is printing...3 Oct
Paint STRIPPER will slowly dissolve...23 Sep
Can you take it off impression? I would...22 Aug
I suspect it is an early Gordon made...28 Apr
I suspect it is an early Gordon made...28 Apr
I don't believe that is a Chandler &...28 Apr
Erin, You seem to be missing the...18 Apr
Erin, You seem to be missing the...18 Apr
If it is a bottle opener, then, yes...23 Mar
Looks like a really cool bottle opener...23 Mar
I've posted another couple of entries...2 Sep
I have a pinion gear from a New Series...6 Aug
First of all, that's not a Kelsey, it's...15 Jan
Paint stripper will help with this job....1 Jan
Get cold-rolled steel NOT hot rolled.31 Dec
Give me part numbers and I’ll see...19 Dec
Give me part numbers and I'll see what...18 Dec
I don't have this face in 24 but in my...5 Dec
These are frequently filed down too...6 Nov
Are you the fellow that Dave Seat told...8 Oct
Type high bearers inside the chase are...2 Oct
I'm not any sort of engineer and I'm...29 Aug
What is a C&P windmill?21 May
I have two sizes of Rafia Initials but...27 Apr
Steve, Where do you see a throwoff?21 Apr
I like my New Champions. They're light...20 Apr
Where, oh where?28 Feb
Your press could be a "Last and Best"...18 Feb