Welcome to Halepress

Hale etching presses, intaglio presses, lithography presses for the graphic arts and fine art printmaking. Manufacturing of the heavy duty professional printmaking equipment in Finland since 1980.


All the presses have steelbeds, which are not in the picture.

M40 – Press features

  • Bed size 40 cm x 70 cm
  • Small format table model made for educational use
  • Lower roller driven through gearing
  • Rollers diameter 10 cm
  • Base mounted safety guards to protect hands while printing
  • Bed stops screwed to the underside of hte phenolic resin bed
  • Grese nipples for SKF ball bearings and spindles
  • Presses do not include blankets, blankets are sold separately
  • We warrant the press to be free from deficits in material and craftmanship for 2 years, parts, such as motors and other attachments, made by other manufacturers will carry their own manufaturers' warranties
TECHNICAL DATA, Etching press, intaglio press modelM40
Bed size 40x70
Overall lenght 70cm
Overall widht 59cm
Overall height 37cm
Overall lenght 50cm (without the bed)
Overall width 59cm
Overall height 37cm
Thickness of bed 6mm
Steel
Weight 61kg
Rolls diameter 100mm
Wall thickness of rollers 12mm
Diameter of the drivewheel 480mm
Max opening between the bed and the upper roller 30mm
Screw thread spindles M16 10.9
Chain drive ratio 1/2
Crate size WxLxH 70x80x55
Weight of crate 81kg