|Do you have one of these ???
Kwikprint Model 86 HOT Foil Stamping Engraving Machines
Kwikprint Manufacturing Company
So if you're...doing book binding, a print shop, quick printer, or personalizing for
scrap books, doing album imprinting or ribbon imprinting, we have the
Hot Gold Foil Stamping Engraving Metal TYPE
We use foundry type and Ludlow slugs in our Kwikprint Model 86.
We sell the Foil Stamping Type, Letter Spaces, fun Ornaments, Ludlow
Typesetting and line spacing material that work in your Kwikprint and
help you produce a job you can be proud of.
|Adjusting the worktable
HOT Foil Stamping Type
Kwikprint Model 86 or 55
helping improve your
Hot Foil Stamping impression
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Kwikprint Hot Stamping Machine
|More about Kwikprint
Kwikprint in 1962
Kwikprint Placement of Type In the Equipment
Kwikprint Multiline Typeholder for use with Gold Stamping Letters
Kwikprint Model 17 Hot Stamping and Embossing Machine
Kwikprint Model 55 Hot Stamping and Embossing Machine
|KWIKPRINT WORK TABLE
ADJUSTMENT USING RULE
|Once the typehead has reached 250° F
we put paper under the head and laid an easy release gold foil on the paper
then made a firm strong imprint.
|Here is the imprint
Notice how the lines at the bottom (representing the front of the machine)
are very light or not printing at all.
The rule at the top, although you can't see it well in the photo, are
quite deep and pressed deeply into the paper
If this were the case when printing even a single 72 point letter the top of the
letter would print and the bottom would not print well. This often causes the
operator to turn up the heat above 250°, then push harder and harder trying to get
the whole letter to imprint. The result is the shoulder of the type ends up printing,
the type gets smashed immediately, and the product is ruined
This must be adjusted perfectly (that is, all rule printing evenly with the same even
pressure) first prior to printing and checked frequently.
We can not emphasise enough...
If you are have trouble imprinting:
because the shoulder of the type is printing, part of your type or lines is printing and
the balance is not or is not as deep, part of the type has a faint impression
compared to the rest, if your type is getting damaged or mashed, and a myriad of
We suggest....START by Checking your Work Table
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