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Cranfield Traditional Letterpress Ink Graphite Black 500 gm tin

Cranfield Traditional Letterpress Ink Graphite Black BKC 1832
Cranfield BKCH1832

Price: $27.00

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Product Code: 5068096

Semi Opaque
PBk7 (C.I 77266) Furnace carbon black
PM1 (C.I 77000) Powdered Aluminium

Black with a hint of silver
A soft, metallic-black with a lovely silver sheen.
Made with carbon black and a hint of opaque metallic silver pigment to impart a unique lead pencil effect to the print.
Making a better impression

Letterpress printers no longer have to doctor inks intended for other uses, like lithography or etching. Instead they can choose our dedicated letterpress inks, tailor-made for wood engraving and all letterpress printing.

This is a range of interesting subtly toned blacks designed to give nuanced printed results. Their simple, traditional formulation of pigments, finely ground in linseed oil, is designed with optimum viscosity to avoid ‘ink squash’, yet achieve good paper penetration resulting in a smooth and rich print.

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