Vaccum printing frame in the U.K?

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  1. Davec101

    Davec101 Member

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    Advice would be much appriciated on where i can buy a vaccum printing frame in the U.K .Needs to be about 20x16,no U.V unit needed.

    If anyone has one kicking around I would be intersted in purchasing it.

    many thanks
     
  2. Dave Miller

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    These are offered for sale fairly regularly on EBay under the Crafts/Framing section, although usually in the larger sizes. The size you are looking for would be small for a vacuum press.
     
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    Heath Robinson approach

    At xmas my wife purchased some 4 inch wide felt which is tacky on both sides. This is sold as Christmas card hanger. I cut this into strips and stuck it to a piece of ply that I had roughed up a little with sand paper. Paper will stick nice and flat to the felt, best of all the paper peels off nicely, its well worth a try.
     
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  5. Davec101

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    Thanks all for you comments. Dave I will be sure to check out ebay. W Hume those exposure units look like just the thing i am after, now I will have to save up for one of those.