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nancy@colophonbookarts.com
Phone: 360 459-2940
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Lacey, WA 98503

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Hand Bookbinding Sundries and Supplies
Many, many people have found enjoyment binding books by hand. Perhaps it is simply because the more one learns about the craft, the more he or she wants to learn. The supplies offered here have been chosen for quality and usefulness. 


Applicator Bottles for glue. 
4 ounce bottle $1.10

Accordian Glue Squeeze Bottle
with 2 sized tips $2.00

Awl for Marking
Its large point makes this the perfect awl for making holes in book board when lacing lacing-in cords. Overall length- 5-1/2" and the shank measures 2-1/2".
Awl, Marking $8.50

Awl for Piercing Its small point makes this awl ideal for making holes for side sewn bindings. Overall length- 3-3/4" and the shank measures 1-1/4".
Awl, Piercing $8.00

New Awls

Study awl made from a solid piece of iron $25.00
Solid metal awl, very fine point $8.00
Wooden handle, metal shaft $8.00
Wooden handle, thinner shaft $4.00

Balck Telfon Coated Awl
one piece - very thin shaft $13.00"

Beeswax
A 10 gram cake of unbleached beeswax for treating sewing thread and for lubricating needles, bodkins and styluses. Beeswax 2oz $1.75

Black Horn Clasps  
10% off for orders greater than 6.
3/4"      $2.00 ea
1"         $2.25 ea
1-1/4"  $2.50 ea
1-1/2"  $2.75 ea

Bone Clasps Japanese
(Tsume) These fasteners for oriental hinged books are made in Japan from cow's bone (not ivory).   10% off for orders greater than 6.
#6 - 5/8" $1.25
#8 - 1" $1.35
#10 - 1-1/4" $1.55
#12 - 1-3/8" $1.75

Bone Clasps Chinese These are not as finished as the japanese clasps, but are a less expensive choice.
4 sizes: 1-1/16" pair $1.00
1-3/16" $1.00
1-5/16" $1.00
1-9/16" $1.00

NEW Carving Tools
Gouges - 1.5mm, 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm
V Tool - 90 degree: 1.5mm, 2mm, 3mm, 75 degree V (smaller deeper cut) $18.00 ea, complete set with case $144.00 (you get one tool free).



Sharpening Kit
Case, wood stroop, sharpening compound and brush
$35.00 Click this link for instructions



Telfon PTFE Clasps
1 1/4" long. $.75 each, 5 or more $.65 each

Color Wheels Valuable to anyone interested in color relationships. One side relates traditional color theory while the other shows a method of obtaining a desired shade by mixing colors.
5.125" diameter $4.25
9.25" diameter $6.50
Watercolor Wheel 9.25" diameter $8.60

Museum Dressing Made from chemically pure neatsfoot oil (60%) and anhydrous lanolin (40%), cited by conservators for treating dry leathers. No waxes or solvents are used in its formulation. When applied lightly, this material will prolong the life of sound leather. Not to be used at all on vellum, parchment, or deteriorated leather. 4 oz $6.00

Fiskar Hand Punches
Punches paper, thin metal and thin leather. Soft grip handle reduces hand fatigue and comfort-molded handles. Built-in confetti catcher. 1/8" circle $6.50
1/16" circle $6.50

Japanese Hole Punch
Ideal for placing "burless" holes accurately when doing paper-case structures, exposed stitching and tacketing. Assortment of 10 bits range from 1.0 to 5.0 mm in diameter. Replacement bits sold separately. Imported from Japan.
Punch w/9 bits $90.00, Punch w/7 bits $80.00
Punch only (no Bits) $35.00
Replacement Bits…$8.00. The sizes are 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0.

Hollow 6 Piece Punch
3/16, 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2"
Set $30.00

Fiskar Manual Craft Drill Contoured handle reduces fatigue, increases comfort. Comes with four bits: 3/32'', 5/32'', 1/8'', 3/16''.
Craft Drill $16.00


Tyvek Tape
1" x 150' /50 yards $20.00 a roll
1" x 30' /10 yards $5.00 a roll

Testrite 4" Lucite Brayer $6.00

Incra Ruler -Imperial Measurements


Marking Rulers

18" lenght $31.95
12" length $21.95
2" & 3" pocket ruler $10.95
T-Rulers
18" length $46.95
12" lenght $36.95
3" Tiny T $14.95
Centering ruler
12" length $24.95

Pro-Art Stainless Ruler
steel cork backed  12" $4.00,  18" $6.00

NEW Acrylic Ruler
with embedded stainless steel edge, the other edge is beveled, 1 5/8" wide.
18" - $10.00
12" - $6.00

Ruler,
18" x 2", see-thru, Stainless Steel cutting edge…..$6.00

NEW Triangles made in Austria
Aristo Geo-Dreieck 1550
Extremely Flexible, clear, hard to break, metric $4.49


Aristo Geo-Dreieck 1553
Rigid, clear, with inking feet, with center grip, metric $7.99

Aristo Geo-Dreieck 1555
25cm. Removalbe handle $15.00

Aristo TZ-Dreieck 1648
T Triangle, 32 cm. wooden Handle, $35.00

Metal Triangles

Alumicolor Brand
6" 30/60 $6.50
8" 30/60 $8.00
10" 30/60 $10.00
6" 45/90 $7.00
8" 45/90 $9.50
10" 45/90 $12.50
Fairgate Brand
8" 30/60 $14.50
10" 30/60 $19.50
6" 45/90 $9.50
8" 45/90 $15.00
10" 45/90 $20.00

Zinc Plated (to prevent rust) Key Stock

5/8" x 5/8" - $11.50
1/2" x 1/2" - $8.40
1/4" x 1/4" - $3.50
1/8" x 1/8" - $2.50

Micro-Spatulas

8" - both end's rounded $4.00
7" - one end rounded, one tabored & straight $4.75
6" - lab pure coated spatula - one end flat, one end curved $20.00

Coated Spatula Sets  (not Micro)
5 piece set $35.00
4 piece set $30.00

Straight Pin with Attached Clip
To display artwork without making a hole in the paper. The sharp pin (1") goes into backing board and the attached clip (1/4") holds the paper in place.
Box of 50 $40.00
1/2 Box of 25 $20.00

Stylus Sharpened needle mounted in a plastic handle
Useful for pre-punching holes in signatures and for scoring repair tissue. Used in place of a bodkin if you do not have one. Inexpensive and yet practical Stylus 
One $0.80
6 or more $0.60 each

Tweezers-Precision (Surgeon's)

Great for removing unwanted particles from the surface of newly formed sheets and to remove dust and other debris from the surface of the size. Useful in removing imperfectly laid gold in blind impressions. - $35.00

Tweezers
Stainless steel precision pointed tips - $20
Tweezers with connected magnifing glass - $9.00
 

4 Piece Tweezer set $28.00

Alvin Dividers
5"=$15.00
6"=$22.00

Dividers

6.5" Bow Divider with extra leads....$18.00,
6" Bow Divider with extra leads.....$21.00
6.5" Bow Divider, quick release-2 joints.............$39.00

Fine, Ultra-fine or Chisel Point Black Sharpies
$1.40


Alvin Draft-line Mechanical Pencil for 0.5mm lead - $9.00

Pental High-Polymer Back Lead - package of 12 B - $1.75

Green Graphic Cutting Mat
     9" X 12" $8.00
   12" X 18" $15.00