Machines

Posted April 23, 2019 // AEPM

Victoria Heidenau + Intertype

A Victoria Heidenau and an Intertype are on offer, free to a good home. Transport to be taken care of by the acquirer(s). Location Zomergem, Belgium. If interested contact druk-vandeweghe@skynet.be Tel. 09 372 73 72

Posted March 14, 2019 // AEPM

Standing press/edition press for bookbinding

A large standing press/edition press for bookbinding is on offer free to a good home if collection is arranged and paid for. Removal would require specialist heavy equipment movers. The press was made by Hopkins & Cope in Finsbury, London and measures approx. 1m x 1.5m. It is approx. 1.65m tall with the platen down.

Posted January 7, 2019 // AEPM

Piqueuses motorisées

[Grenoble, France] Deux piqueuses motorisées L’association ULISSE Grenoble Solidarité donne du vieux matériel d’imprimerie en provenance de leur Atelier de façonnage situé dans les anciennes usines Cemoi de Grenoble. Piqueuse LEIB RAPIDEX 476, type 476, agrafage à cheval, couleur verte, moteur 380v triphasé, fonctionnel Piqueuse LEIB-RAPIDEX, type B , agrafage à plat, couleur gris foncé,

Posted November 28, 2018 // AEPM

Paper cutter

For sale: paper cutter made by F. Deneyer, Bruxelles, fournitures pour relieurs et doreurs. Contact: jeanmariechauvier41@yahoo.com

Posted October 30, 2018 // AEPM

For sale: Heidelberg platen

Heidelberg platen for sale Contact: Teddy Odor ESAT Gustave Eiffel Z.A. des Gaudines 10, rue Gustave Eiffel 78570 Andrésy Tel : 06 73 43 38 46

Posted October 29, 2018 // AEPM

Researcher seeks Mincel and Bouchery & Mincel keyboards

Desperately seeking keyboards! Do you have any of the keyboards shown below in your collections? They were built in France between 1964 et 1971 by Mincel (later Bouchery&Mincel) in runs of several hundred each and were used for both hot-metal and cold composition. GC64R keyboard for Linotype and Intertype linecasters. Early GC64 S1, S2, S2B

Posted September 20, 2018 // AEPM

Uytterelst cylinder press + Heidelberg windmill

Uytterelst cylinder press + Heidelberg windmill looking for a good home. For more information please contact:  yves.everaert@telenet.be      

Posted September 16, 2018 // AEPM

Lithographic hand press + standing press

A lithographic hand press and a standing press are looking for a good home. Location: Ghent, Belgium. Contact: Phillipe Leybaert info@artley.be 0032 (0)475 71 61 57

Posted March 4, 2018 // AEPM

Measuring instruments for printers

Two instruments used in the printing industry in the 1960s – 70s Free to a printing museum interested in preserving the tools of the twentieth century printing trade: 1. Evans Elektoselenium Photometer serial number 18 1582 H106. 2. NV Tools Statitector Model A3. For more details please contact Stephen James.  

Posted February 16, 2018 // AEPM

Phoenix vertical platen press

For sale: Phoenix vertical platen press Award-winning model at the 1900 Universal Exposition. No motor, slight restoration. Weight 700 kg approx.. To be uplifted from Atelier litho Hurstel in Hohfrankenheim (France). Price: 200 € ah@litho-hurstel.com

Posted November 25, 2017 // AEPM

For sale: Stanhope press

Stanhope press For sale: Stanhope press, probably French made (the press does not bear a manufacturer’s nameplate or number). For more details contact manboe@orange. Offers.    

Posted August 6, 2017 // AEPM

Mansfield guillotine

[Valladolid, Spain] Mansfield guillotine for sale A Spanish company involved in the graphic arts is seeking to sell an old Mansfield paper cutter which adorned its sales office for thirty years. It might be of interest to a printing, paper, industrial or local museum. Built in Leipzig-Reudnitz, it is completely operational and in good shape.  

Posted July 21, 2017 // AEPM

Spanish-built vertical platen press

[For sale] Vertical platen built by Richard Gans Maquinaria para las Artes Graficas (Madrid and Barcelona)  The machine has been restored by its owner and is ready for use. It has not been used since its renovation. It is painted with two types of graphite paint: matte and gloss. Technical data: print format 175 x

Posted July 18, 2017 // AEPM

Stone lithography machine

[Basel, Switzerland] This machine has now been placed Fully working stone lithography machine A working printshop in Basel (Switzerland) in need of space is offering a fully working stone lithography machine. The machine is free, but the transport has to be covered by the new owner. The machine can be viewed in its current location

Posted June 5, 2017 // AEPM

Urgent offer of a 1961 Linotype

[Haarlem, The Netherlands] American Linotype, Model 29 The Enschedé Museum in Haarlem (The Netherlands) is offering, free of charge, a Mergenthaler Linotype Co., New York, USA Model 29 No. 69887, built in 1961. The machine must be removed from its present location before the 15th June. If you are interested please contact Johan de Zoete at johandz@planet.nl

Posted May 16, 2017 // AEPM

Photoengraving equipment

Photoengraving equipment A French photoengraver is offering the following equipment free to a good home: horizontal process camera vertical process camera made by Bouzard (Paris) Crosfield 646 scanner. If interested contact M. Salagnac 0033 (0)1 45 23 23 08  

Posted April 14, 2017 // Charles Hull

Vicobold Art Platen looking for a home

From the April 2017 newsletter of the Oxford Guild of Printers I am posting this advert for a Vicobold Art Platen press in England if any UK member of the AEPM may be interested.
Posted March 14, 2017 // Charles Hull

Albion iron hand press 25 x 20 inches – for sale

Albion iron hand press 25 x 20 inches – for sale, in perfect working order. The press is located in Normandy near Avranches. The seller, Mr Stephen Hitchins has advertised the press in the newsletter of the Oxford Guild of Printers and states that any reasonable offer will be considered. If any AEPM member is

Posted March 14, 2017 // Charles Hull

Linotype Machine model 48 for sale

In case any Museum or member may be interested in acquiring a Linotype Machine model 48 with hydraulics and in good working condition please contact Emma Rostron for further information: emmarrostron@gmail.com .  I believe that this machine is in the UK and was recently advertised in the classified adverts of the newsletter of the Oxford

Posted January 12, 2017 // AEPM

Book printing and binding equipment

[Hof, Upperfrankonia, Germany] Book printing/binding machines and equipment looking for a good home   Brief history of the workshop The workshop is that of an old book printer founded around 1845 in Hof in Upperfrankonia (Germany), a mainly family business which has remained largely unmodernised. It is housed in an old, two floor building. There is