Rube Goldberg printing press

posted by Jason Kottke   Jan 31, 2011

Xavier Antin's Just in Time project utilizes four printing techniques to produce full-color books.

Rube Printberg

A book printed through a printing chain made of four desktop printers using four different colors and technologies dated from 1880 to 1976. A production process that brings together small scale and large scale production, two sides of the same history.

* MAGENTA (Stencil duplicator, 1880)
* CYAN (Spirit duplicator, 1923)
* BLACK (Laser printer, 1969)
* YELLOW (Inkjet printer, 1976)