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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.

M60 – Press features

  • Bed size 60 cm x 110 cm
  • Press is made for professional and educational use
  • Lower roller driven through gearing
  • Rollers diameter 14 cm
  • Micrometer pressure dials to allow consistent pressure application and repeatability
  • Also for relief printing. Polyurethane or cardboard placed under spindles for flexibility
  • Base mounted safety guards to protect hands while printing
  • Bed stops screwed to the underside of the phenolic resin bed
  • Grese nipples for SKF ball bearings and spindles
  • The Stand is included and shipped in parts
  • Road freight crate 1 cubic metre
  • 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 modelM60
Bed size (other lenghts optional) 60x110
Overall length 110cm (with the stand and the bed)
Overall width 93cm
Overall height 122cm
Overall length 81cm (without the bed)
Overall width 93cm
Overall height 52cm
Thickness of bed 6mm
Steel 35kg
Weight 175kg
Rolls diameter 140mm
Wall thickness of rollers 17,5mm
Diameter of the drivewheel 700mm
Max opening between the bed and the upper roller 40mm
Screw thread spindles M24 10.9
Chain drive ratio 1/2
Crate size WxLxH 100x120x70
Weight of crate 205kg
Crate 1 cubic metre