Wood Printing Frame Question

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  1. rmann

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    I have an old wood printing frame that has a dial and counter on the back. It is a half moon shape dial with an arm that can be moved to points around the edge - it is numbered from 1 to 9. Could someone explain what you would use the numbers on the dial for?
     
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    We used those when making reprints for customers. If they ordered more than one,we kept track of the number using that counter.I still have a 5x7 from my first job in a darkroom.
     
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    Thanks for clearing that up -