Richeson 11 in. PRINTING PRESS PACKAGE (On back-order. Estimated ship date: March 6th '14.)This is an excellent, affordable complete etching press package.
We sell a lot of these to extremely satisfied customers!#695100 Baby Printing Press Package Includes
Blanket, Plate and everything you need!
Solid steel rollerRoller is 10-3/4 inches in length with a 3 in. diameter .
Comes with 2 leveling devices accurate settings.
Ideal for etching, Intaglio, greeting cards, embossing and unmounted linoleum printing.Print size: 9-½ in. x 18 inch
Phenolic plate: 1/8 in. thick, 11-3/4 in. x 19-3/4 inch
Felt: 10-1/2 in. x 19 in. x ¼ inch; Resin Composition board, cloth-resin-cloth-resin (Safer and more workable than the old steel style), Gray Cushion Blanket
Upper roll: 3 in. diameter, 10-3/4 in. long (solid steel)
Lower roll: 1-1/2 in. diameter, 10-1/4 in. long (solid steel)
Base dimensions: 13-1/4 in. x 11-1/4 in. (width doesn’t include turning wheel)
Total Clearance 15/16 inch
Ships via UPS 70 lbs.
11 in. PRINTING PRESS PACKAGE Includes the following:
695102 Baby Press 695103 11 3/4 in. x 19 3/4 in. x 1/8 in. Steel Bed Plate 695104 10 1/2 in. x 19 in. x 1/4 in. Cushion-Gray Blanket
The thickness of the press can be adjusted for both presses from 0 - 1-¼”
(This is the clearance without the blanket/cushion)
There should be a slight bow in the plate. Have the bow facing up.
Can be used to print embossed cards, as big as 9 12 in. x 18 inch... Any kind of dye can be used: Magnesium Steel, Aluminum...
There are additional options (available at links on right) for additional blankets:
Catcher 1/16 in. goes directly on top of the damp paper to catch the sizing from the paper (this should be washed frequently so it doesn't become stiff from the sizing.)
Cushion Blanket 1/4 in. goes on top of the catcher. (Gray - is used primarily for block printing and give you less pressure. White - is primarily used for etching and will give you more pressure) Gray comes with the package. White is an option Item #695107
Pusher Blanket 1/8 in. goes on top of the cushion. (Pusher is used to protect the cushion blanket.) Item 695108
The use of the three blankets is to equalize the pressure and lessen the stain on the upper roll shaft of the press.
- Print size: the largest print you can make is 9 ½ w x 18. This allows for a little extra for the blankets on all sides
- 15/16 clearance: with out blanket. This is the maximum distance between rollers.
This is the Richeson Updated Model: Cast Aluminum. Sides are rounded. Grooved roller. Spring loaded calibrators. User Friendly! Guides for matching previous calibrations - these are the only printing presses with this terrific feature! w / Safety device that plate cannot fall out.
Works perfectly for linoleum block printing.
Shown: Medium (#695301) and Baby Press packages (#695100)