• A4 Direct Drive Press by Fitzroy Etching Presses - Melbourne Etching Supplies

A4 Direct Drive Press by Fitzroy Etching Presses

The A4 etching press is a perfect choice for artists who print on a small scale, for those working in small spaces, and for people who need a portable option for workshops and residencies. All of our presses are built to order in Melbourne with a turnaround time of 6-8 weeks.

The A4 press has all the same characteristics and features of our larger presses, including laser cut sides, a 75mm top roller, Japanese bearings, safety strap and hand wheel. The 12mm plate steel bed measures 25x50cm.

This press is designed to be used on a bench or table. Alternatively, we also sell a handmade work station stand that can be used to store ink, tools and paper, with an extra space to stack and dry your etchings.

  • Overall weight: 36kg including bed and hand wheel
  • Side length: 400mm
  • Width: 275mm
  • Bed dimensions: 230x500x12mm
  • Roller diameter: 75mm
  • Finish: chrome plate and powder-coated steel
Regular price
All Fitzroy Etching Presses are speciality items and are made to order. Turnaround times are approximately 6 - 8 weeks.
Please note, presses are quoted as individual items and are not necessarily as imaged. Quotes need to be made for accurate pricing of press, stand, castors etc.
If you would like to order a press, please contact us directly at 03 9419 5666 or at mes@mes.net.au

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