Re: [PPLetterpress] Re: UV light
> The only advantage I can see for the expensive exposure/washout machines isThe enthusiasm and ingenuity is aplauded, but the understatement calls for a
> for doing quite large plates, which may take too long to wash out by hand with
> a manageable size brush. I've done 7 x 9 and a few larger, though, on
> occasion, mostly around 4 x 6 no problems.
> Best wishes to all, Tom
correction: The advatantage of "the expensive exposure/washout machines" is
being able to make plate after plate in a predictable and reliable manner
with the least amount of effort in the least amount of time, wasting less
material in the process. If you print for profit (ha ha) there's no
If you print occasionally though, the big machines are overkill.