A Quoin is a device used to hold cutting dies, printing blocks, embossing dies or letterpress type into printing presses. It originates from the early days of letterpress printing and is still in use today. Price is for 1 quoin.
Our Quoin Keys will fit standard ‘Cornerstone’ full-width quoins or other makes of quoin that follow the standard square socket pattern screw. They do not fit the narrow-margin or slim quoins.
Printer’s Palette Knife – 4 Inch length blade A flexible strong blade for efficient ink mixing with a smooth hardwood
A type height gauge is a device used to check metal type is of the correct standard height for letterpress printing. It originates from the early days of letterpress and is still in use today.