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TriStateUSA – Owners Spotlight

If you have ever shopped eBay for Graphotype machines no doubt you have run across the seller ID TriStateUSA.  The man behind this TriStateUSA eBay ID is Bruce Beckman. TriStateUSA your trusted selling partner Welcome to our store.  We are just normal guys trying to make a living.  We are fair and if there are […]

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The Motor goes round and round . . .

As the title indicates, the motor goes round and round or at least we hope it does . . . but when the motor stops going round and round what to do? Powered Graphotype machines (primarily Class 6200, Class 6300 and Class 6400) came from the factory with several motor options.  In the beginning you could have […]

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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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What is the proper lubricant for Graphotype Machines?

Black Gold, Texas Tea – Oil – Which is the right for me? The Addressograph Multigraph Company said the ONLY lubricant that should be used with Graphotype machines was DURO-VIS.  DURO-VIS was oil that was produced for and marked by the A-M Company up until their closure in the 1980’s. The official designation of this […]

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