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I made a simple printing press for block printing. This press is cheap, easy to build, and uses an interesting mechanism. Free Plans: http://www.Makify.com/s...

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The invention of the printing press, made by Johannes Gutenburg, in the mid-15th century made books more widely available and increased literacy rates

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from SellfishCat

Desktop Printing Press

Build a Gutenberg printing press, the revolutionary technology utilizing movable, inked type that could produce hundreds of Identical prints.

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from Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers

DIY Printing Press from a Modified Milk Crate

Gutenberg modified a screw press used for wine making in order to create his first printing press and apparently that DIY tradition is still alive and well in this image, which appears to be a printing press made from a modified milk crate.

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