Machines

Posted October 3, 2016 // AEPM

[Request for information] Steinmesse and Stollberg BKR press

Arsentij Pawlow, a lithographer in Germany is looking for information about a BKR lithographic press made by Steinmesse and Stollberg. If you can help, please contact him at apavlov@hotmail.de. .

Posted September 29, 2016 // AEPM

Offered: Krause guillotine

Krause guillotine The purchaser of the former house of a bookbinder is looking for a good home for a large format Krause guillotine. Removal and transport are the responsibility of the acquirer. The guillotine is on the ground floor but might require some dismantling. Location: Laeken (Brussels), Belgium Contact: Ann Verbeke and Laurens De Grande denarabier@hotmail.com

Posted September 9, 2016 // AEPM

Offered: litho press

Urgent Lithographic press on offer. Has to be dismantled before removal. Time is short as the premises where it is currently installed are soon to be vacated. Contact: Mme A.;M. Vazzoler, 28 résidence du Plateau de Ste Gemme, 78810 Feucherolles (Toulouse region in France) Tel: +33 607 66 38 78 Further information can be obtained

Posted September 8, 2016 // nederlands.steendrukmuseum

Offered: Pen ruling machine and auxiliairy materials

The Dutch Museum of Lithography (Nederlands Steendrukmuseum) in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands, is offering to interested colleague museums a pen ruling machine.  The machine requires some restoration but is overall in good condition. The frame is of (cherry?) wood.  A particularity is that with the machine there are all auxiliary materials such as pens, gears, bowls,

Posted July 7, 2016 // AEPM

Vandercook and letterpress equipment for auction

Modern letterpress equipment from the Plantin-Moretus Museum Up until the 1990s the Plantin-Moretus Museum printed diplomas and other work for special occasions for the city of Antwerp in its small modern printshop. Because this function has been reduced, the Museum Plantin-Moretus is selling some of the equipment from its modern printshop (which is not a part

Posted June 28, 2016 // AEPM

Treadle press: free to a good home

This equipment has been placed and is no longer available Vertical platen press In good working order complete with case rack, several cases of type, composing stick, leads, furniture, etc. Currently stored in a garage near Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium). Transport is the responsability of the acquirer. Contact: XXXXXXXXXXXX

Posted June 27, 2016 // AEPM

Flemish book press at auction

Flemish book press, late 17th early 18th century A Flemish book press dating from the late 17th – early 18th century is up for sale at Christie’s auction of Valuable Books and Manuscripts on 13 July. It is Lot 171. http://www.christies.com/salelanding/index.aspx?intSaleID=26067 It is described as follows: A Flemish ebony-inlaid oak, snakewood and rosewood book press, 158

Posted June 21, 2016 // AEPM

For sale: 19th century hand press

19th century hand press in excellent condition Dimensions: – width :  1.90 m – height : 2.30 m – depth :  2.30 m – weight : unknown Offers. Present location : Charente department (France). For more information contact: Marie-Odile Piqueux: jalna16.p@wanadoo.fr

Posted June 9, 2016 // AEPM

19th century lithographic press for sale

For sale 19th century lithographic hand press manufactured in Turin (Italy) by Bollito & Co. Well maintained and fully functional. Format : printing area 19.68 x 27.55 inches. Complete with rollers, lithographic stones and accessories. Floor area : 90.55 x 43.30 inches. € 3.000, transport to be paid by the buyer. For further information please contact: ariannadionisi1@virgilio.it

Posted May 23, 2016 // Joaquin Solana

Morfitt treadle press

A company located in Bilbao (Spain), Imprenta BOAN is offering, a printing press which has been exhibited for many years at the entrance to the company’s main building. It may be of interest to museums or other related entities with an interest in printing heritage. The press bears a nameplate with the following inscription: Alfred Morfitt The

Posted April 19, 2016 // AEPM

Linotype Hell Klischograph: last chance!

There must be a good home somewhere for this Klischograph in full working order! Because of lack of workshop space this Linotype-Hell Klischograph K181 will have to be scrapped if a new home can’t be found for it by June. It is loocated in Leipzig (Germany). It was built around the early 70s and was

Posted March 26, 2016 // AEPM

Student seeking Vandercook or equivalent

Hello, I’m a student at RhOK academy in Brussels where I am able to work on a lovely Vandercook SP-20. I love it, but now I’m looking for my own proof press.  I know it’s kind of impossible to find but I’m giving it a try. I’m looking for a press – Vandercook, Korrex, FAG, whatever

Posted March 15, 2016 // AEPM

Gutberlet folding machine, 1930s

Available : small format Gutberlet folding machine dating from the 1930s, in full working order. If interested, please contact: Pierre Linden 80, rue des Champs 8053 Bertrange Luxemburg plinden@pt.lu

Posted March 4, 2016 // AEPM

Maïlander counter-proofing press

We are offering a Maïlander counter-proofing press. It is complete and in perfect working order with complete documentation in French and English and a pallet of rollers. To be picked up in the Oise department, 70Km north of Paris, access by the A16 motorway. For more information contact me  at 06 30 70 83 09 or by

Posted December 17, 2015 // nederlands.steendrukmuseum

KRAUSE step-and-repeat machine

The Nederlands Steendrukmuseum (Dutch museum of lithography) is looking  for an original and complete KRAUSE step-and-repeat machine. Perhaps someoneout there knows of such a machine which has survived and is stored in a (forgotten) depot? If so, please contact Frank van Oortmerssen via e-mail: directeur@steendrukmuseum.nl

Posted November 2, 2015 // AEPM

Wanted: proofing press (FAG, Korrex or similar)

Wanted: proofing press FAG (Control 525 would be perfect), Korrex or similar proof press. Format: minimum 40 x 50 cm ; maximum 100 x 70 cm approx. Please contact: Gemma Berenguer, gemmamonostereo@gmail.com.

Posted October 18, 2015 // AEPM

1853 Columbian press

For sale 1853 Columbian press in original condition and working order, complete with tympans. Format: 18 x 24 inches (platen); 22 x 32 inches (paper). £9,750 Buyer to collect from ground floor studio. Inspection by appointment only (Worcester, UK). tel. +44 (0)1905 613685 email: gravenimagepress@btinternet.com Also available: 5 cases of wood letter, 12 chases, underlays,

Leipzig, Germany // AEPM

Linotype Hell Klischograph K 181

For sale Linotype Hell Klischograph K 181, in full working order Price: 150 euros Location: Leipzig, Germany Built around the early 70s. Originally delivered to the Muthesius Hochschule in Kiel. I found it in a small printing workshop in northern Germany a few years ago. My idea was to create experimental printing plates for letterpress

Posted August 31, 2015 // AEPM

Babcock press, 80 x 120

For sale Babcock printing press dating from the early 20th century. Format 80 x 120 cm. Offers. Imprimerie Roland Farges 38 boulevard Marcel Sembat 11100 Narbonne France tél/fax : +33(0)4 68 32 08 09 imprimeriefarges@orange.fr

Posted August 15, 2015 // AEPM

Polygraph process camera

A large format Polygraph process camera (1980s, Germany) is looking for a good home. The machine was last working in 2012, now disassembled. Location: Tartu, Estonia. If interested please contact: Mana Kaasik, mana@trykimuuseum.ee