Re: [PPLetterpress] Curtis Flannel Cover?
- I'll be phoning the mills on Monday (since they privatised Directory
Enquiries it's been difficult to get phone numbers), so can you give me the
weights (gsm if known) sizes and shades you're interested in.
36 Bow Street
Oldham OL1 1SJ England
(44) 0161 627 1966
> From: Gerald Lange <bieler@...>
> Reply-To: PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com
> Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 08:33:35 -0800
> To: PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [PPLetterpress] Curtis Flannel Cover?
> These are the two mills I was referencing.
> Curtis Fine Papers, Guardbridge Mills, St Andrews, Fife
> Curtis Fine Papers, Dalmore Mills, Penicuik
- --- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, "Fritz Klinke" <nagraph@...> wrote:
>Yes, a ham-fisted approach will do serious damage, no denying that. But light blows from a heavy hammer will do the job more surely and more easily than heavy blows with a light hammer. You have to be careful and feel your way into it rather than trying to beat it into submission. And you must be sure you are working from the thin end of the pin.
> If in doubt, using a larger hammer is surely going to lead to disaster and the worst thing you can do is fracture the hub of the cylinder that the handle attaches to and/or break the handle.
The only time the large hammer method failed me was where someone had been trying to drive the pin out from the thick end, and trying very hard.
--Eric Holub, SF