This sturdy rubber roller is perfect for printmaking and a default choice for education and purchasing authorities worldwide. The rigid body and steel brackets give strength to the durable 70 shore EPDM rubber roller enabling heavy use, out-performing natural rubber. Suitable for use with both water based and oil based ink, and also resistant to solvents. The handle is manufactured from polypropylene. The roller has self-lubricating nylon bearings, EPDM rubber surface, aluminium core and a continuous steel shaft. It is designed so that wet rollers can be turned over with the handle doubling as a stand for cleaner working. These versatile rollers can be used for a variety of purposes other than block printing, including scrapbooking, laminating and even industrial processes like the application of window films and vehicle graphics.