Bill Ritchie design in Canada

in the

Erika Chamberlin Collection


Placeholder photos - press is actually no. 24

Galleon Halfwood Press No. 27

Specifications: 2018. Serial No. 90027. Roller diameter 2 1/4" x 9" long, top and bottom. Bed is 3/8" polycarbonate, 9" x 26". The overall length is 27"; overall width is 13 3/4"; overall height is 15". Weight is 50 lbs.; Drive wheel is 12" diameter stainless steel and drives gears (concealed) and with rack-driven bed, approximates a 6:1 mechanical reduction. Styled in solid black walnut wood with wenge interlayer on the base' foots. The pressure screws are linked and synchronized.

About Erika Chamberlin: She contacted me and I forwarded her request for information to Tom Kughler. Months later I learned she had her press. At the time of this entry I'm planning to learn more.

Other owners of a Galleon Halfwood Press are: Pat Austin sold to Cate Pfeifer , Josef Beery, Carol Brozman, Delores Carlos, Wendy Anne Crittenden, Gretchen Davidson, Ava Everett, John Fairman, Bridget Farmer, Harold Foster, B. H. Giza, Chris Groves, Kirsten Horning, Cathy Immordino, China Kay, Joo Hee Kim, Gene Laughter (d), Eva Mastandrea, Kristy Melgoza, Lyle Miller, George Otsuka, Cate Pfeifer, Ritchie Foundation, Scott Skinner,  Tom Smith, Jo Tyler, and Ann Van Oppen.

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