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Source for plastic- and metal-backed polymer plates.
Also recycles plates!
Bookbinding supplies, based in Maryland.
Bookmaking supplies, based in New York.
Book and paper store in Michigan.
Super-strong magnets for enclosures.
A non-profit store in New York devoted to artists' books, 'zines, and
other "artists' publications." They also take interns.
NY based photopolymer/letterpress supply. You can get photointaglio plates
here as well plates for letterpress (and, if you can afford it, you can
have them make your plates for you).
Letterpress forum with a free classified listing.
970.387.0212, fax 90.387.0127
email email@example.com for a free catalog.
All things letterpress: rollers, furniture, high-speed quoins, tympan
paper, numbering machines, steel rule, leads and slugs, gauge pins, Vandercook
parts and supplies, Kelsey supplies, Morgan Expansion Trucks, parts for
Miehle Verticals, C&P, Heidelberg, ATF foundry type, composing sticks,
photopolymer plates aand platemakers. In Silverton, Colorado.
Roller & Brayer
Dave Hauser, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dealer of all kinds of letterpress equipment, including presses.
Kind of a letterpress pawn shop. He has type, presses, press parts, casting
equipment, hot-foil stamping equipment, Linotype mats & Monotype matrices,
and pretty much everything else. He'll pay cash for whatever you want
to sell, too. The website also has an extensive
directory of typeface proofs, to get a quick idea of what a face looks
following are sources for inks:
at NA Graphics
and Bill at Quaker
City Type have small tubes of different colors.
and Graphic Chemical
sell Van Son inks in cans.
has a lot of inks, including Pantone.
following are sources for magnesium plates:
You can email them the artwork. Fast turnaround.
In Holyoke, MA
PO Box 127
Pella, IA 50219
PO Box 15006
Lansing, MI 48901
Speedy service, mounted & unmounted dies
In San Carlos, CA
Brown and Hartman Engraving Co.
M inimum 10 square inches @ $14.70 mounted type-high, & increases from
there. "Very cooperative."
In Tulsa, OK
625 West Main St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73126
405 235 5313 - Ask for Rich