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Studio Info

Presses in the Studio

VANDERCOOKS
Vandercook No. 4. Max. paper size: 14-3/4” x 20”
2 Vandercook SP 20s. Max. paper size: 19-1/2” x 28”

PLATEN PRESSES
Chandler and Price Pilot Press New Style. Chase size: 6”×10”
Craftsman Superior New Style (Pilot clone). Chase size: 6”×10”

CHALLENGE GUILLOTINE
We will train you to use this safely. Maximum cut length: 26”

Provided Letterpress Supplies

BOXCAR BASES: We can accommodate almost any polymer plate size. We recommend ordering your plates from Boxcarpress.com. Use their KF95 plates to fit our bases.

INK: All of our ink is oil-based and available for studio use, but there is no guarantee we will have your color. If you need something specific, we recommend you bring it with you. When buying ink, look for either a “Litho” or “Relief” ink.

WOOD & METAL TYPE: We have many fonts for in both wood and metal type for use. Email us if you’d like to set up an appointment to peruse our collection before your project.

BRING YOUR OWN: paper, your design on a polymer plate, specific ink colors (we recommend oil-based inks).

Provided Screenprinting Supplies

3 Screen tables
T-shirt press (coming soon!)
Exposure unit (up to 44” width max length screen size)
Kranzle Pressure Washer
Emulsion & remover
Squeegees
Registration pins
Screens for rent: $5-$10/day, depending on size


BRING YOUR OWN:
Paper or t-shirts, inks, proofing paper (newsprint), paper towels, masking and packing tape, mixing containers, your filmwork

Studio Chemical Information here