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Re: [BKARTS] Srrvice/Foundry type

Service type is a slightly different alloy, allowing more heat to be
used before it would become too soft, like foundry type.  It works
in a pinch, but it tends to be have a more course finish than brass
type.  You can polish it before use but it's soft enough where
excess polishing will reduce the original height of the type.

Bruce Levy
----- Original Message -----
From: Betty Storz <storz@xxxxxxx>
Date:         Wed, 27 Aug 2003 10:59:28 -0700
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject:      [BKARTS] Srrvice/Foundry type

> Are Service type and Foundry type the same, and can both be used for hot
> foil stamping?
> Betty Storz
> PO Box 542
> Mendocino, CA
> 95460   707-937-2202
> storz@xxxxxxx
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