Linecaster

Any early typesetting device that assembled a row of character molds one line at a time and injected molten metal into them to create a slug of an entire line. An example of a linecaster is the Linotype. See Type and Typography: History of Type.

All text and images are licensed under a Creative Commons License
permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution. (See Copyrights for details.)

PrintWiki – the Free Encyclopedia of Print
About    Hosted by WhatTheyThink