The Shop has he right mix of equipment to facilitate the creation of the complete book.

Prepress:
OSX, PC and Unix platform, Optical Scanners Linotype Saphire, Opal and Topaz, a massive Type Library of licensed Fonts for digital Layout, Color separation Software to separate 5+ colors and remove the paper background in drawings with ease. Imagesetters to create Film in 13.3 by endless (Capstan) or 24 x 30 inches (Drum) for the creation of Polymerplate for Letterpress and Printmaking up to 24 x 30 inches.

Letterpress:
A Korrex Proofpress to proof plates and print up to 19.5 x 26 inches, A Chandler & Price Oldstyle Platenpress to print up to 16 x 26 Sheetsize, a Heidelberg Windmill ( 10 x 15 inches) for all printing of ephemeral nature. (Social, Business etc.), a Albion Handpress to handle up to 26 x 42 inches in Sheetsize for the printing of Books and Broadsheets.

Printmaking:
A Karl Krause Etching Press with a paper size of 30 x 60 inches, 2 wiping stations, 4 large Hotplates, a Aquatint box, the usual acid trays etc. for work on copper, the tools for etching, engraving, intaglio and mezzotint.

Bookbinding:
Worktables and Flatfiles, Sewing Station, Handpresses in Wood and cast iron, Job Backer, Fortuna Skiver and Splitter, Hunkeler Spine Rounder and case former, Karl Krause Bordcutter (52 inch), Potdevin Roller press (42 inch), Karl Krause and Christian Fromm, Leipzig standing Blocking Presses for blind stamping and foiling, up to 16 x 20 inches in Platesize. A Large collection of Finishing Tools (Alivon, Paris) for hand tooling and Brass type for the perfect impression. The usual range of small equipment and tools to execute hand bookbinding on single books or complete editions in flawless executed french and german styles.

Type:
We have Ludlow casters and a massive collection of mats to cast from, from single Lines to Foil stamp ones name to entire Texts, which also can be furnished in Polymerplate.

Support
Drying Racks, Blotters, Materials ( Handmade and mouldmade papers, a wide range of cover materials and genuine leathers), 3 roller Mill and Mixer to grind our own inks.