Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Used Etching Press (June 1st 2011)

Used 2003 Takach Table Top Etching Press For Sale!

Used Etching Press For Sale May 2011

    This is the complete package at a dramatic savings: Sold

  • Takach Press 30" x 60" Table Top Etching Press - with 12 years left on the original warranty. With 7 1/2" upper drum option included.
  • Support Work Bench - Table 36" x 60" x 30" With optional second storage shelf.
  • Swivel Casters - Aid in transportation of work bench Set of 4
  • Set of 3 Etching Felts - Sizing Catcher, Pusher, Cushion
  • Registration Grid - Custon printed 30" x 60"
  • Protective Bed Cover - .062" x 30" x 60" Polycarbonate
  • More Photos Available Here
S & H: Based on location, Please contact Takach Press for a freight rate. 1-800-248-3460
Small Table Top used presses go quick, this beauty is ready for immediate delivery.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

New Akua Intaglio Inks, DVD and Wiping Fabric.

Akua Wiping FabricAkua Wiping Fabric
Akua inks will not dry or harden on this polyester, lint free, long lasting, tarlatan alternative.



NEW! Akua Intaglio Inks
Akua Intaglio Quinacridone MagentaQuinacridone Magenta
Akua intaglio Oxide GreenOxide Green
Mars Faster Drying BlackMars Faster Drying Black
Akua intaglio GraphiteGraphite
Akua intaglio Bone Transparent BlackBone Transparent Black

Akua dvd Between Ink and PaperBetween Ink and Paper DVD
New DVD featuring Catherine Kernan. She modifies Akua Kolor & Intaglio Inks to achieve brilliance, transparency, rich & subtle colors. Large scale viscosity rolls are sure to inspire!

Takach Press blog is back up!

Our Blog Is back up and running.

Monday, July 06, 2009

New used equipment now available

As of July 6th we now have a one time offer of a ferric chloride etching kit. This kit includes a open box vertical etching tank that has the last tank insert available. The kit also includes four gallons of ferric chloride, a bottle of the Z*acryl hardground and stopout resist.
We also have a barely used NuArc table top plate maker available. From what we were told the NuArc is in very good shape and is located in California. The rarest item we now have listed is the used custom roller that measures 11" diameter x 27" face length with a roll-out of 34.56". This roller is a soft roller (20) durometer and is in great shape. This roller was manufactured in 1995. Please contact us if you are interested.

Monday, June 29, 2009

Duva Litho Coal

D'uva Lithocoal products areartist materials that are heat fixable. Whether being used for litho, etching or pastel drawing they may be permanently fixed to any object which may be heated to 250°. It may also be removed prior to heat fixing. Completely non-toxic.
Currently Unavailable

Sunday, April 05, 2009

New Featured Artist

Featured Artist Neal Ambrose Smith

Neal Ambrose Smith's prints are featured in the Takach Press Print Gallery. If you print using a Takach Press Contact us to discuss having your prints featured in our gallery.

Charlie Two Eagles Exercising Affirmative Action by Neal Ambrose Smith "Charlie Two Eagles Exercising Affirmative Action" 2008. 30" x 22" by Neal Ambrose Smith lithograph and monotype with Akua ink Printed on a Takach 3460 litho press at Tamarind Institute, and a Takach 4072 etching press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Light Speed by Neal Ambrose Smith "Light Speed" 2008. 30"x40" by Neal Ambrose Smith graphite, monotype and color xerox transfer with citra solv. Printed on dry paper with Akua ink. Printed on a Takach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Map Of The Universe by Neal Ambrose Smith "Map Of The Universe" 2008. 30" x 40" by Neal Ambrose Smith graphite, monotype. and color xerox transfer with citra solv. Printed on dry paper with Akua ink. Printed on aTakach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Sailor by Neal Ambrose Smith "Sailor" 2008. 22" x 30" by Neal Ambrose Smith graphite, monotype. and color xerox transfer with citra solv. Printed on dry paper with Akua ink. Printed on a Takach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

"Sam Small Feathers and his cape at The Fancy Shawl" 2008. 40" x 30" by Neal Ambrose Smith Inverse intaglio-type, and monotype printed on dry arches 88 with Akua ink. Printed on A Takach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

From Upstream I Caught A Fish by Neal Ambrose Smith "From Ustream I caught Fish" 2008. 30" x 22" by Neal Ambrose Smith Inverse intaglio-type and color xerox transfer with citra solv. Printed on dry paper with Akua ink. Printed on a Takach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Singing The Roof Off by Neal Ambrose Smith "Singing The Roof Off" 2008. 30" x 40" by Neal Ambrose Smith graphite, monotype, giclée, and color xerox transfer with citra solv. Printed on dry paper with Akua ink. Printed on a Takach 4072 Etching Press with Keith Howard's Synchronized Pressure and Rotational Blanket System in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Friday, April 03, 2009

New Featured Artist

Featured Printmaker: Aaron Bass

Aaron Bass's art is featured in theTakach Press Print Gallery. If you print using a Takach Press Contact us to discuss having your prints featured in our gallery.

 Academia by Aaron Bass "Academia" 7" x 11" by Aaron Bass Photopolymer Solar Plate Transparency was drawn with a Stabillo Pencil on Matte Polyester Film

The Delivery by Aaron Bass "The Delivery" by Aaron Bass Photopolymer Plate with airbrushed color Transparency was drawn with a Stabillo Pencil on Matte Polyester Film

The Stork by Aaron Bass "The Stork" 11 1/2" x 16 1/2" by Aaron Bass KM Photopolymer Plate

Premature Phoenix by Aaron Bass "Premature Phoenix" 22" x 30" by Aaron Bass Lithograph and Chine Cholle

Road Runner by Aaron Bass "Road Runner" 11" x 17" by Aaron Bass Multiple Plate Lithograph