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Download the Fontek Font Catalogue PDF pages – Letraset. Views. 5 years ago. Letraset, · Bold, · Italic, · Charlotte, · Medium, · Eplica, · Initials. Does anyone know if there’s a PDF or online version available of any of the old Letraset catalogs, as I can’t find one anywhere. If not, I shall. Results 31 – 56 of 56 Letraset and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles LETRASET 1 (CATALOGO EN EL QUE SE ILUSTRAN MAS DE

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This article contains content that is written like an advertisement. Retrieved from ” https: Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Perhaps I should scan my copy for prosterity’s sake, plus it may be of interest to some of you Typophiles out there. The range of available typefaces became extensive, incorporating both classic and contemporary type designs of the period, and each style was usually available in a wide range of type weights and sizes. Starting inLetraset also applied the dry rub-down transfer technique to create a children’s game called Action Transferswhich would later develop into Kalkitos marketed by Gillette and many other series of transferable figures that were very popular up to the s.

March Learn how and when to remove this template message. You should probably scan the catalogue. Anyway, it needs to be done before I spill coffee all over it, or in my old age, involuntary dribbling starts occurring.

A selection of fonts is still sold from its website, separated into fonts from Fontek and Red Rooster. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Views Read Edit View history. I did find the sanskritweb PDF, but as you are probably aware, it doesn’t show the full founts. In common usage, the name Letraset originally referred to sheets of transfer lettering which were originally manufactured as a wet process inwith each character selected and cut from a sheet, placed face-down on a small silk screen frame and wetted with a paint brush to soften and release the gum arabic adhesive which held it.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. May Learn how and when to remove this template message. The name is also often used to refer generically to sheets of dry transfer lettering of any brand.

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This article is about the Letraset company. For instance, I discovered during one ‘hunt’, that a font named PALANA by Cwtalogo Withers, has never to my knowledge been digitised, plus there are some subtle differences in other cuts as well It has three pages of short embedded font samples the font names, mostly and 50 pages of full font samples all as outlines. I have a hard copy, but Petraset thought it would also be beneficial to have a scanned version as well.

But my Apple ColorOne Scanner is almost as old as the catalogs themselves. It was a digital version of the transfer sheet catalogue that I was really after. I think there’s a Chartpak catalog in there too. This was to be its core product for many years to come. I’d love to see both the Letraset catalog and the Chartpak catalog online. Anything ever come lwtraset this discussion?

Letraset was a company known mainly catalgoo manufacturing sheets of typefaces and other artwork elements that can be transferred to artwork being prepared. This technique was very widespread for lettering and other elements before the advent of the phototypesetting and laser computer techniques of word processing and desktop publishing.

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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Lorem Ipsum filler text letraest been featured on Letraset advertisements for decades. In the late s Letraset started to be replaced by desktop publishing.

For the first time amateurs could produce affordable and attractive artwork of professional appearance. Are you looking for a catalog of Letraset’s digital fonts or something earlier – such as a rub-on catalog? It can be a very useful reference point.

For rub-on halftone screens, see Screentone. However, as Letraset held the rights to their fonts that had been popular on the dry transfer sheets, it made sense to enter the digital font market see, for example, Charlotte Sans.

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These never saw widespread success. Articles with a promotional tone from March All articles with a promotional letrwset Articles needing additional references from May All articles needing additional references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from May Articles with unsourced statements from January It has three pages of short embedded font samples the font names, mostly and 50 pages of full font samples all as outlines – Herb VB.

Welcome to Typophile Please Sign in. Letraset thus began releasing many fonts in formats such as PostScript.

Rocksalt International Pty Ltd. Retrieved 16 August Log in or register to post comments. Today Letraset sheets are traded on eBay and elsewhere, and sometimes used so that a designer can avoid a digital look.

I have a dated Fontek. Later, inthe process was much simplified and a dry transferable lettering system was developed, and it was this that made Letraset a household name. For the rub-on lettering sheets closely associated with them, see Dry transfer. The Letraset business was founded in London inintroducing innovative media for commercial artists and designers. If not, I shall have to get busy scanning my copy.

Seeing a decline in the sales of its materials in the early s, Letraset moved into the desktop publishing industry, releasing software packages such as ImageStudio and ColorStudio for the Macintosh. Retrieved April 7, Currently, Letraset’s line of print patterns and textures are more commonly used than its lettering. Please help improve it by removing promotional content and inappropriate external linksand by adding encyclopedic content written from a neutral point of view.

I have a copy or two of the Letraset catalog from the mid to late ’80s somewhere in my archives.