[Dataset: Complete teaching tool set]

Description

3D dataset model of a moveable hand mould, matrix, punch, and type piece for a majiscule sans serif B. This dataset includes all the files necessary to print an entire set of teaching tools set in one file: the two-part handmould, punch, matrix, and two pieces of type (one with the jet attached as well as a detachable jet piece and an individual type piece). The resulting 3D printed model will replicate the historical artifact used to design/cast type during the hand press period. These models are for teaching purposes only and cannot be used to cast type using molten ... continued below

Creation Information

Jacobs, Courtney E.; McIntosh, Marcia; O'Sullivan, Kevin M. & Strait, Bob April 1, 2017.

Context

This dataset is part of the collection entitled: 3Dhotbed: 3D Printed History of the Book Teaching Tools and was provided by UNT Libraries to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this dataset can be viewed below.

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UNT Libraries

Library facilities at the University of North Texas function as the nerve center for teaching and academic research. In addition to a major collection of electronic journals, books and databases, five campus facilities house just under six million cataloged holdings, including books, periodicals, maps, documents, microforms, audiovisual materials, music scores, full-text journals and books. A branch library is located at the University of North Texas Dallas Campus.

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Description

3D dataset model of a moveable hand mould, matrix, punch, and type piece for a majiscule sans serif B. This dataset includes all the files necessary to print an entire set of teaching tools set in one file: the two-part handmould, punch, matrix, and two pieces of type (one with the jet attached as well as a detachable jet piece and an individual type piece). 

The resulting 3D printed model will replicate the historical artifact used to design/cast type during the hand press period. These models are for teaching purposes only and cannot be used to cast type using molten type metal, nor can they be used for printing.

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Publication Information

  • Preferred Citation: Dataset courtesy of 3Dhotbed

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3Dhotbed: 3D Printed History of the Book Teaching Tools

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Creation Date

  • April 1, 2017

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • April 14, 2017, 11:39 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 18, 2017, 4:51 p.m.

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Jacobs, Courtney E.; McIntosh, Marcia; O'Sullivan, Kevin M. & Strait, Bob. [Dataset: Complete teaching tool set], dataset, April 1, 2017; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc967386/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .