Open Print Studio: Public Equipment Rental

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March 14th, 2012 5:00 PM

  • Workshop Extra: Open Print Studio
  • Workshop Type: Printing
  • Workshop Status: Closed
  • Workshop Start: March 14th, 2012 5:00 PM
  • Workshop End: March 14th, 2012 10:00 PM
  • Sessions: 1
Open Print Studio is a great way to print your own projects. An expert printer is always on hand to answer questions.

If you have completed the required prerequisite letterpress classes, you are eligible to rent time on the Center's presses:

- To rent time on the Vandercooks, you must complete Letterpress I, II and III (letterpress on a cylinder press).

- To rent time on the floor-model platen press, you must complete Printing on a Floor Model Platen Press and Advanced Printing on a Floor Model Platen Press.

- To rent time on the tabletop platen presses, you must complete Tabletop Platen Press I and II.

Call 415-565-0545 x14 or email studiorental@sfcb.org to check availability and reserve studio time.
 
Press rental is $20 per hour.
Bindery equipment is $10 per hour.
Platemaker rental is $20 per hour.
Plate material is $20 per plate (8x11)
 
EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL:
 
Printing:
• 2 Vandercook V4's
• 1 Vandercook 219
• 1 C&P Floor Model Platen Press
• 4 Tabletop Platen Presses
• platemaker
• plate material for sale
 
Bindery:
• guillotine
• board shear
• kwikprint
• wire binder
* PLEASE NOTE: Press rental does NOT include cutting - cutting must be paid for separately and is considered a bindery rental.