Month: December 2015

An Unusual Monotype Mould

I found an unusual Lanston Monotype 30pt display mould (for the Composition caster and Type and Rule caster) at my last visit to Don Black’s. What intrigued me was that the top of the blade appeared to be split into

Posted in Equipment Acquisition, Repair, and Maintenance, Kevin, Mystery Parts, Type Casting

New Dryer Felt

We have been unable to obtain any more of the dryer felt we used to sell for use in paper drying stacks. We have a replacement material which is also spin-bonded polyester, but it has only about half the weight

Posted in Things we sell, Us