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  Topic: 2018 rates - UK Price Increases
phos45

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Machin News   Posted: Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:03 pm   Subject: 2018 rates - UK Price Increases
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-43540974
  Topic: Question about digital microscopes
phos45

Replies: 5
Views: 398

PostForum: Stamps In General   Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:05 pm   Subject: Question about digital microscopes
Thank you for your inquiry. While I have the camera working on Windows 10 computers including my own, there may be some things to try to get it to work again. First open Device Manager. Plug in and po ...
  Topic: 13p strange colour?
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 537

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:15 am   Subject: 13p strange colour?
D MYALL notes solvents affect certain inks and offer shades. toluene or methyl hydrate ...

http://www.cal-print.com/InkColorChart.htm
  Topic: Question about digital microscopes
phos45

Replies: 5
Views: 398

PostForum: Stamps In General   Posted: Sat Dec 09, 2017 6:44 pm   Subject: icard camera ...
cheaper than a micro ...

https://www.ebay.ca/sch/Publications-Supplies/83274/m.html?item=182117701169&hash=item2a670f9631%3Ag%3AvfEAAMXQLoZR01~5%5B%2Fimg%5D&_ssn=cbenbow

http://www.ebay ...
  Topic: Machin perfins
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 643

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 4:33 am   Subject: Machin perfins
DEEGAM HB4 - Douglas Myall maintains a wantlist... so I assume these are scarcer items

I have many duplicates to trade
  Topic: GSM online archive ... 2010-2017
phos45

Replies: 0
Views: 370

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 24, 2017 1:26 pm   Subject: GSM online archive ... 2010-2017
from 2008, the date VOL4-1 was published to start in 2010 of online GSM specialised archive there is a gap.

if anyone has 2009 GSM magazines, please scan the SGS / U sections for me

mackstrathde ...
  Topic: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
phos45

Replies: 26
Views: 15090

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 24, 2017 3:09 am   Subject: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
no, the online GSM and archive is available ... good value for subscription. it is the print version that is sidelined. I suggested a pdf version of future SGS editions ...
  Topic: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
phos45

Replies: 26
Views: 15090

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:52 pm   Subject: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
an updated vol 4-1 is not planned for 2018 ...
  Topic: specialised machins : deegam
phos45

Replies: 0
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PostForum: Deegam   Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:36 am   Subject: specialised machins : deegam
search machins as "machin specialised" - reveals deegam profiles

https://picclick.co.uk/Stamps/Great-Britain/Elizabeth-II/Machin-Definitives/?q=specialised

mainly euro posters ... so ...
  Topic: 3p ultramarine phosphor bands
phos45

Replies: 3
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PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:31 pm   Subject: 3p ultramarine phosphor bands
booklets DP10 and 17 both offer BBL ...

http://www.mbp-circle.co.uk/Decimal_panes/decimal_panes_001-050.htm

A COIL is another possibilty .... try to upload images.
  Topic: 1971-76 The v Machin Booklet Pane
phos45

Replies: 14
Views: 4801

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:12 pm   Subject: 1971-76 The v Machin Booklet Pane
the MBPC catalog uses a scale to describe depth of cut or perf-cut. 0-100%

the SGS appendix on perforation also shows types ...

very specialised topic
  Topic: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
phos45

Replies: 26
Views: 15090

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:49 pm   Subject: SG Catalogue Vol 4 Specialised Errors
SG monthly offers SGS updates as a section ... an archive is also online to 2010.

hampstead castle maintains an updated listing, included added items

http://hampsteadcastle.co.uk/
  Topic: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
phos45

Replies: 33
Views: 18857

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:44 pm   Subject: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
DEEGAM FBO var of 17p PCP

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10213132704885541&set=pcb.10154891143957097&type=3&theater&ifg=1
  Topic: Phosphor errors
phos45

Replies: 1
Views: 486

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:47 pm   Subject: Phosphor errors
I do not think he considers used machins. can you search for 17p grey-blue - missing the blue color...


post image here ...
https://www.facebook.com/groups/machincollecting/
  Topic: 17p grey blue machin broad band
phos45

Replies: 12
Views: 745

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:19 pm   Subject: 17p grey blue machin broad band
after visiting denis stevens site ...

post your item jpg to googledrive or ms 1drive and link in reply
  Topic: 17p grey blue machin broad band
phos45

Replies: 12
Views: 745

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:59 pm   Subject: 17p vars
http://www.machin-and-wilding-stamps.co.uk/contents/en-uk/d826.html
  Topic: 13p strange colour?
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 537

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:51 pm   Subject: colour changes - fakes
several have appeared in past year ...

https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/mbpc/5p-shade-t65.html?sid=347268a9d8feb18a39781136132b1411
  Topic: WANTED : 100u sheets ...
phos45

Replies: 0
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PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:29 pm   Subject: WANTED : 100u sheets ...
I am tracking machin plate flaws and appeal for scans of sheets ...
  Topic: 50th Anniversary of the Machin Definitive?
phos45

Replies: 9
Views: 1401

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri May 12, 2017 2:32 am   Subject: 50th Anniversary of the Machin Definitive?
RM catalog ...

http://www.royalmail.com/sites/default/files/royal-mail-stamps-and-collectibles-stocklist-2017-02.pdf
  Topic: plate flaws ...
phos45

Replies: 0
Views: 659

PostForum: Deegam   Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 4:53 pm   Subject: plate flaws ...
does anyone here collect these ?

I am compiling 1/2p group...
  Topic: Help please to identify these GB stamps
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 1359

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 4:11 am   Subject: Help please to identify these GB stamps
Can you please send machins to my address for inspection ?

M C STRATHDEE
BOX 50 MARGAREE CENTRE, NS
B0E 1Z0 CANADA
  Topic: 17p double reverse print ...
phos45

Replies: 0
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PostForum: Machin News   Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:22 am   Subject: 17p double reverse print ...
a unique machin find ...

https://gbmachex.blogspot.ca/2017/03/17p-grey-blue-double-reverse-print.html

I conclude someone boiled 17p in detergent - transfer accidental, not printing error

comm ...
  Topic: Help please to identify these GB stamps
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 1359

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 4:06 pm   Subject: Help please to identify these GB stamps
your colours do not match any known machins ... PERHAPS longterm exposure to uva
  Topic: 1st class, gold, curiosity
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 1070

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:27 am   Subject: 1st class, gold, curiosity
can you post images ... and a LWUV image ?

interesting find
  Topic: Silicone coated - how to detect?
phos45

Replies: 8
Views: 1976

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:23 am   Subject: brightner omitted
https://stampauctionnetwork.com/RM/535/1221.jpg

MH42avar: 12p multi-value COIL STRIP of four containing one p and three 4p Machins, all with FLUORESCENT BRIGHTENER OMITTED, a pristine strip with ...
  Topic: Silicone coated - how to detect?
phos45

Replies: 8
Views: 1976

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:05 pm   Subject: Silicone coated - how to detect?
denis stevens...
OG1RS - 1p crimson, OCP/Arabic, two 4.75mm screen 150 B3 phosphor bands, sideways print right (G1 multi-value coil) (Harrison/photo) - Deegam 10.1.3 - Stoneham M48d
Silicone coated, ...
  Topic: Help needed with printing error
phos45

Replies: 1
Views: 786

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2017 5:27 pm   Subject: Help needed with printing error
it is a doctor-blade flaw ... fairly common

dry prints generally affect larger areas ...

cheers
  Topic: 2017 rates ...
phos45

Replies: 0
Views: 845

PostForum: Machin News   Posted: Fri Feb 24, 2017 4:28 pm   Subject: 2017 rates ...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39077957

http://blog.norphil.co.uk/2017/02/massive-increase-in-basic-airmail-rates.html

http://shop.royalmail.com/definitives/new-definitives-2017-machin-defin ...
  Topic: Multivalue coil stamps
phos45

Replies: 3
Views: 1376

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:59 pm   Subject: Multivalue coil stamps
DENIS STEVENS list here ...

http://www.machin-and-wilding-stamps.co.uk/contents/en-uk/d339.html
  Topic: SG X886 Type II, is this an error or variety
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5949

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:45 pm   Subject: SG X886 Type II, is this an error or variety
an archive of GSM is online for year 2017-2010. each monthly includes a section extending the SGS catalog ... Hugh Jeffries (SG) will only append mint vars that are discovered.\\

the archive is to ...
  Topic: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
phos45

Replies: 33
Views: 18857

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue Feb 07, 2017 6:41 pm   Subject: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
I suggest you review stevens lists for 4p and 1/2p coils

http://www.machin-and-wilding-stamps.co.uk/contents/en-uk/d790.html#p2894
  Topic: Phosphor band slipped.
phos45

Replies: 6
Views: 1657

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun Feb 05, 2017 10:24 pm   Subject: Phosphor band slipped.
I offer 25gm of security nvi machins postpaid your address

please repond to my email address

regards
  Topic: Phosphor band slipped.
phos45

Replies: 6
Views: 1657

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Wed Feb 01, 2017 12:55 pm   Subject: Phosphor band slipped.
do you wish to trade these ?
  Topic: Phosphor band slipped.
phos45

Replies: 6
Views: 1657

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 1:40 am   Subject: Phosphor band slipped.
comparing your images to Deegam profiles - it seems there are some unlisted vars ... several BB are also inset




deegam HB4 lists 9.5mm L or R bands as DV 4-7; from 5 to 50
  Topic: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
phos45

Replies: 33
Views: 18857

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2016 6:13 pm   Subject: Identifying PCP1 versus PCP2
rather than verbalise , capture UV reactions ...

http://www.ebay.ca/sch/Publications-Supplies/83274/m.html?item=182117701169&hash=item2a670f9631%3Ag%3AvfEAAMXQLoZR01~5%5B%2Fimg%5D&_ssn=cben ...
  Topic: Storing and Displaying Cyl. blocks and booklet panes
phos45

Replies: 22
Views: 10976

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:13 pm   Subject: Storing and Displaying Cyl. blocks and booklet panes
freeing glued stamps - PRINZ hinge remover

freeing adhesives - heptane (rubber cement thinner)
  Topic: Wilson fakes
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 1963

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 12:52 am   Subject: Wilson fakes
would you care to join - the machin study group?

https://www.facebook.com/groups/machincollecting/

link to wilson F list >

https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/0Bxgri6vJs9yuT2RFUlJyZ ...
  Topic: Wilson fakes
phos45

Replies: 4
Views: 1963

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:25 pm   Subject: Wilson fakes
can show LW uv images ?
  Topic: 1st orange nvis wanted ... on paper SON
phos45

Replies: 0
Views: 983

PostForum: Machins to Buy, Sell or Exchange   Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 1:01 am   Subject: 1st orange nvis wanted ... on paper SON
my study needs help ... die-cut only clear postmarks
  Topic: counter sheet forgery ...
phos45

Replies: 1
Views: 1002

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:03 am   Subject: counter sheet forgery ...
http://machinstudygroup.blogspot.ca

if anyone finds a copy on cover, please email me
  Topic: OBA Optical Brightening Agents
phos45

Replies: 17
Views: 5632

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun May 22, 2016 12:37 pm   Subject: OBA Optical Brightening Agents
flour-phosphor reactions vary greatly with any issue from bright to dull to none. visual inspection alone, does not register the intensity or absence of ink.

invest in the shixin icard camera - wh ...
  Topic: SGS vol 4 - editions
phos45

Replies: 0
Views: 1039

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Tue May 10, 2016 12:56 am   Subject: SGS vol 4 - editions
here is list of editions ...

http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Stanley+Gibbons+Great+Britain+specialised+stamp+catalogue.+Vol.+4&fq=&dblist=638&qt=sort&se=yr&sd=desc&qt=sort ...
  Topic: machin forgeries ... reviewed
phos45

Replies: 2
Views: 2240

PostForum: Machin News   Posted: Sun May 01, 2016 12:50 am   Subject: machin forgeries ... reviewed
a new article by Gerard Small to appear in next MBPC journal ...
  Topic: 1st class silvery brown??
phos45

Replies: 5
Views: 3078

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 5:55 pm   Subject: 1st class silvery brown??
if forgery, do you wish to trade >
  Topic: Image software
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5089

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 12:23 am   Subject: Image software
your pages show opaque colour bands - deegam shifted to transparent color to minimize ink and improve legibility.

the chapter on booklets and SAPs also offers maquettes of each ...
  Topic: Image software
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5089

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Feb 13, 2016 12:43 am   Subject: Image software
as you are duplicating the same phosphor ... place a maquette in header and leave machin positions open ...

less costly and more appealing ... machins should predominate
  Topic: Image software
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5089

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Sat Feb 13, 2016 12:40 am   Subject: Image software
I once printed deegam profiles - 4 color cartridges + paper douglas saved the pages as jpgs....

I would design with box for machin stamp beside each macquette.

http://www.delcampe.net/items? ...
  Topic: Image software
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5089

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2016 12:35 am   Subject: Image software
the new series profiles are based on deegam maquettes, and fields from my database layered over the jpg. in a pdf, these separate if saved - that is only maquette without data.

you would have to ...
  Topic: DP12B short bands top?
phos45

Replies: 1
Views: 732

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Mon Feb 08, 2016 1:36 am   Subject: DP12B short bands top?
correct SBT ///


https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/0Bxgri6vJs9yuT2RFUlJyZl9oX2c
  Topic: Image software
phos45

Replies: 16
Views: 5089

PostForum: The GB Machin   Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2016 3:18 pm   Subject: Image software
I use Harris album, and generate STAMPCAT special page reports otherwise.
the database is access based and very flexible ... the profiles, also can be layered from deegam maquettes.

from profile ...
 
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