Here are the inventory and pricing for items from my letterpress shop. All items are as-is, where-is. Buyer is responsible for all rigging and transport. Click any thumbnail image for a full size photo. New items will be added as they are cataloged.
Are you looking for type casting equipment rather than printing equipment?
P1: Chandler & Price 12 x 18 New Style Platen Press, Serial Number D52769
Very clean, well maintained press includes 3 chases, 1 set of very good rollers, 1 set of roller cores; several types of gripper fingers; appropriately sized tympan paper, pressboard and packing; roller rack; pony ink reservoir; counter; Recently restored and rewound 1HP Kimble motor with belt.
P2: Kelsey 5 x 8 Model U Hand Platen Press
Late model in excellent condition. Includes 2 chases, 1 set or rollers which need to be recovered soon.
P3: Kelsey 5 x 8 Excelsior Hand Platen Press
Early model in very good condition. Two roller hooks replaced. Includes 2 chases, 1 set or roller cores.
P4: Chandler & Price 10 x 15 Ink Rollers
Two sets of 3 rollers from New Style Press ; one set good rubber, one set need to be recovered
P5: Chandler & Price 10 x 15 Chases
Four chases available, all in excellent shape.
$20 each. TWO AVAILABLE
F1: Film Rack/Plate Rack/Drying Rack
Metal top and frame; 10 wooden slatted-bottom drawers; 35″ w x 33″ d x 40″ h; drawers open from both sides. Very solid build.
F2: Imposing Table
Homemade wooden cabinet with tool drawer and galley storage; 27″ x 14.25″ metal stone.
F3: Large Furniture Rack
Storage for furniture 10p through 120p, for 12 x 18 or larger press. Furniture included. Brass numbers. Very solid construction.
F4: Composing Stand
Newer model slant top with 12 two-thirds sized job cases. Type not included.
F5: Lead and Slug Cases
Two racks covering 4p through 30p; loaded with material.
T1: Panameric Hand Miterer
T2: Rouse Vertical Rotary Miterer
Includes long guides not shown in picture. Very accurate.
T3: C.B. Nelson Cost Cutter Model C Printer’s Saw
Excellent condition. Includes base cabinet, lamp, extended guide.
T4: Morgans & Wilcox 19″ Guillotine Cutter
Repaired. Could use some adjustment. Includes base.
T5: Copy Press
15.5″ x 20″ Platen
T6: Slug Cutter, Model ‘V’
Basic tool gets the job done.
T7: Solvent Plunger Cans
Four different cans. One is NOS.
T8: Honeycomb Base, 5″ x 7.5″
Two bases complete bases in new condition. No hooks included.
Type: Jobbing & Display Fonts
The vast majority of these fonts are distributed into small cases, but are largely, if not entirely, unused. Font strength (quantity) varies. Sold by the pound.
|20th Century Bold||12|
|20th Century Italic||8|
|20th Century Medium||8, 10, 12, 14, 18, 24|
|Alternate Gothic||14, 24, 30, 42|
|American Text, Figs & Points||14||Used foundry type|
|American Text||24||Used foundry type|
|Bodoni Bold||8, 10, 12, 14, 18||SOLD|
|Bodoni Italic||8, 12||SOLD|
|Bodoni Roman||10, 12||SOLD|
|Bodoni Ultra||14, 24||SOLD|
|Century Schoolbook||6, 10||6pt NOS|
|Engravers Roman #1||6|
|Engravers Roman #2||6, 12, 24|
|Franklin Gothic||8, 10, 12, 18, 24, 36|
|Franklin Gothic, Caps, Figs, Points||36|
|Lydian Bold||12, 24, 36|
|Modern Roman||8, 10||SOLD|
|News Gothic||8, 10|
|News Gothic CAPS||14|
|Spectrum 55||12 on 14|
|Venus||10||Used foundry type|
13 thoughts on “Letterpress Print Shop Sale Inventory”
I am interested in some of the print shop materials you have for sale and would love to come check them out. I am a member of the .918 club and am located in Lebanon so anytime you are available I could shoot over to check the stuff out.
I look forward to hearing from you.
Hello. I am interested in the T1, Panameric Hand Miterer. Has it sold yet? If not, I’d like it. Can this be shipped in a USPS – Priority Mail Flat Rate Box?
Thank you for offering these items,
i am intersted in the KABEL if it is still for sale
I work at at print shop in North Little Rock ARKANSAS.
We have an old Heidelberg cylinder press 28″. We use for die cutting we are in need of furnitures for it (wood or metal or both)
If you know were we may find some please contact me by email or phone (501-350-4223). Thank you.
Do you have any grippers for a C&P 8×12?
How much are you selling your lead typeface for per lb. For the right price I would buy a LOT of it if we could work out reasonable price. Also feasibility of shipping to Washington State.
Please let me know.
Do You have a mono tayp machine spare part (matries)?
pls send the answer
I am interested in one of your 5×8 Kelsey’s.
I see that this hasn’t been updated in years, but I’ll try my luck anyhow.
I would like both C&P 10×15 chases.
Depending on your prices, I am also interested in some of the type:
Kabel Bold 24
News Gothic 8,10
News Gothic CAPS 14
Univers 53 30
Univers 55 8
I see this is an old listing but taking a shot anyhow, looking for a Nelson Cost Cutter printers saw. Let me know if still available.
hi, i am interested in one set with a 3 rubber rolls of Chandler & Price 10 x 15 Ink Rollers, what would be your price for the good rubber ones? and how much for the second set ? and if you know what is the rubber rolls hardness in shore ?
Is there any chance any of these items are still available? Looking for parts for my own Cost Cutter Saw Model C…