Bill Ritchie designs in

Australia in the

Linda Bandini Collection

The active and passive sides of No. 77

Ritchie's comment: Linda Bandini, in Australia, reserved her press in mid-July and got it in January the next year.You can see a video about her press, below.

Mini Halfwood Press #77

Specifications: 2011. Mini Halfwood Press. Serial No. 60077. Rollers are 1.5 x 5.75 inches top and bottom. The bed is 1/4 x 6 x 17 inches in polycarbonate (the standard); overall length is 17.5 inches; overall width is 9 inches; overall height is 10 inches; weight, 12 lbs.; drive wheel is 8 inches diameter in stainless steel; the woods are American black walnut with a mahogany hood with ipe cladding on the steel and hood-ends. The instrument box is poplar and baltic birch trimmed in ipe. Included are felt blankets, copper plate, Allen Wrench, User's Manual with an excerpt from Halfwood Press-The Story, now available at

YouTube video of testing Mini Halfwood No. 77:

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