Category Archives: Graphotype Operation

Spare Parts for Graphotype Machine

WHERE HAVE ALL THE SPARE PARTS GONE? Quite simply – most have gone to the dump ! Not a week goes by that we do not receive Emails in our inbox requesting parts for Graphotype machines. All of the Addresograph-Mutigraph dealers have long since gone out of business.  Factory support does not exist since A-M as a […]

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Whats wrong with this picture?

Look very closely at this photo.  What is wrong with this photo?  This is a photo of the stop ring on a Graphotype 6381, it is virtually the same as the stop rings on all 6300 Class Graphotype machines.  This photo speaks volumes about this machine and the condition of the machine. If you notice […]

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Keyboard Keys – hunt and peck

The key board on the Class 6300 Graphotype machines is the only interface betweenthe operator and the machine.  Key caps on the key board keys are the operators navigation chart and when the key caps are missing it can make composing tags on a Graphotype difficult and tedious. Many times the key caps will be […]

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Graphotype Lubricating Tools

We have blogged about cleaners and lubricants now we will answer the question about how to apply these oils to the Graphotype. Give your Graphotype a shot ! Three steps to a happy Graphotype – Clean, Oil, Oil #1 A CLEAN machine #2 OIL to lubricate machine #3 OIL to prevent corrosion to machine Lubricating […]

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Addressograph Model 70 Patent Information

The notch in the WWII dog tag was not a tooth notch; the notch was for correct loading and registration when a tag was used in conjunction with an Addressograph Model 70 medical printer.  If the tag or “plate” was loaded incorrectly (backwards and/or upside down) the Addressograph Model 70 would not function and could […]

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