Beefchicken Industries

Letterpress Equipment Weights

Model Weight (lbs) Source
Arab
Foolscap Folio (13x9)1,344
Crown Folio (15x10)1,456
Baumgarten & Company
Baltimore No. 9157
Baltimore No. 10187
Baltimore No. 11207
Baltimore No. 12857
Baltimore No. 131257
Baltimore No. 142257
Chandler & Price
Craftsman 10x15 with Feeder2,700
Craftsman 12x18 with Feeder3,300
Cylinder 12x182,300
New Series 8x121,0502
New Series 10x151,5002
New Series 12x182,1002
New Series 14½x222,7002
New Series Pilot160
Old Series Pilot2002
Galley Proof Press No. 1 (10x13)2852
Galley Proof Press No. 2 (16x31)3752
19" Bench Top Paper Cutter3402
23" Lever Paper Cutter9502
26" Lever Paper Cutter1,1002
30" Lever Paper Cutter1,6002
30" Power Paper Cutter1,9002
32" Lever Paper Cutter1,6502
32" Power Paper Cutter2,0002
34" Power Paper Cutter2,1002
Elrod
Model D5603
Model E, Electric9403
Model E, Gas8603
Model F, Electric1,1003
Model F, Gas9403
Model K, Electric8004
Model K, Gas7504
Heidelberg
10x15 Platen Windmill2,3005
13x18 Platen Windmill4,9505
21x28 Cylinder10,3505
KSB6,6308
KSBA6,7008
Intertype
C13550
C1-1,2,3 or 4s.m.4275
C23850
C2-1,2,3 or 4s.m.4575
C33975
C3-1,2,3 or 4s.m.4700
C44230
C4-1,2,3 or 4s.m.4950
F24100
G24100
F2-2s.m., F2-4s.m., G2-2s.m., G2-4s.m.5180
F44480
G44480
F4-2s.m., F4-4s.m., G4-2s.m., G4-4s.m.5725
V3690
Monarch II4420
Monarch III4445
Monarch IV4520
Little Giant
Model 41,9006
Model 62,7307
Ludlow
Model M, Electric1,2004
Model M, Gas1,1404
Model S, Electric1,1704
Convertible 20 Case Matrix Cabinet4304
Supersurfacer2404
Mergenthaler Linotype
Comet3,135
Model 5F3,220
Model 294,275
Model 305,125
Model 313,845
Model 324,985
Model 334,030
Model 345,370
Model 354,460
Model 365,389
90 Channel Magazine, Brass, Empty52
90 Channel Magazine, Linolite, Empty33
90 Channel Magazine, Alumilite, Empty31
Miehle
V-503,200
Vandercook
15-19 Dry Offset Press17001
15-20 Dry Offset Press23001
15-21 Test Press18751
29-24G Power Proof Press50501
29-24A Power Proof Press61001
30-26 High Speed Double 4-Color Test Press16,8001
Power 219 Test Press31001
Universal I Power Test Press13001
Universal I Power Test Press, Adjustable Bed18001
Universal I Power Test Press14501
Universal I Power Test Press, Adjustable Bed19501
425 Short Run Press42001
Universal III Power Test Press19501
Universal III Power Test Press, Adjustable Bed25001
SP15 Hand Test Press7051
LO15 Letterpress-Offset Test Press1,4001
LO15 Letterpress-Offset Test Press, Power Drive1,5001
RO4-29 Rotary 4-Color Offset Test Press15,8501

Sources

  1. http://vandercookpress.info/years54-09.html
  2. Chandler & Price Printing Machinery and Equipment Catalog
  3. https://archive.org/details/LudlowSalesmensBook47WDWeightsDimensions
  4. PDF of unknown origin, 'Ludlow Weights and Measures.pdf'
  5. https://d1mkprg9bp64fp.cloudfront.net/wp-content/blogs.dir/2/files/2012/10/heidelberg-hints.pdf
  6. littlegiant4.pdf
  7. https://d1mkprg9bp64fp.cloudfront.net/wp-content/blogs.dir/2/files/2012/10/atf-little-giant-6-instructions.pdf
  8. https://d1mkprg9bp64fp.cloudfront.net/wp-content/blogs.dir/2/files/2012/10/Baltimore-press.pdf
  9. https://d1mkprg9bp64fp.cloudfront.net/wp-content/blogs.dir/2/files/2012/10/The-Original-Heidelberg-Cylinder-15.75_x22.5__18_x22.5__18_x24.5_.pdf
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