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  1. Robert Lang

    Small Putnam Lathe For Sale

    Actually Putnam and other makers called this a Hand Lathe. It could cut metal too. I don't think the "saddle/cross slide" is original. Still a cute lathe. Rob
  2. Robert Lang

    Well weathered vintage machinery at auction near me( smith Silk planer, #5 becker brainard mill, #2 vert cinci mill, lots of old blacksmith stuff)

    Link. https://charlesmillerauctioneer.hibid.com/catalog/385699/machinery--black-smithing-and-antiques--barn-liquidation/ Rob
  3. Robert Lang

    Old Vertical Slotter

    A short video on the operation of these machines. Doing what the OP's machine is setup to do. Rob
  4. Robert Lang

    Old Vertical Slotter

    A quick search. https://www.paperpackagingmachinery.com/corrugated-box-and-board-making-machinery.html Rob
  5. Robert Lang

    Old Vertical Slotter

    I don't think this is a machine for cutting metal. It looks to light. Judging by the paper dust on it and the paper in the box under the machine, I would say this is for cutting/punching paper, such as corrugated boxes. Over on the right hand side of the picture, you can see what is being done...
  6. Robert Lang

    Lineshaft Machine Shop Photos

    It would be a nice one to have. There was one on the PM some time ago. Dated 1871. I don't know if it was saved or not. Rob
  7. Robert Lang

    Lineshaft Machine Shop Photos

    If you are talking about the stereo photo in post #178, there are two drills in the photo, both are New York Steam Engine Co. ones. Rob
  8. Robert Lang

    Lineshaft Machine Shop Photos

    That would put the pictures after 1868. In 1867 it was New York Steam Engine Works. In 1868 it became New Your Steam Engine Co. The pictures look to be from the early to mid 1870's. The last picture are Lucius Pond machines. Rob
  9. Robert Lang

    Identify Delta grinder attachment

    It is a plane blade grinding attachment for Delta 7" bench & pedestal grinders. Rob
  10. Robert Lang

    Craftsman drill press score

    I have the same model that was my dad's, less the multi speed pulley. He bought his in the 1950's. Made by Atlas. Rob
  11. Robert Lang

    Lineshaft Machine Shop Photos

    Also an early Cincinnati Milling Machine Co. cutter grinder and an early Brown & Sharpe milling machine in the front In the last picture another early B&S mill, to the right and a Sibley & Ware drill press to the left. Rob
  12. Robert Lang

    Early style Judson Steam Throttling Governor.

    I like your drawings Lester. You must have taken drafting classes. I took them for two years. I was going to be a draftsman. I love blueprints of machines. My kind of art. Rob
  13. Robert Lang

    Early style Judson Steam Throttling Governor.

    This must be on the George Goulding steam engine. Rob
  14. Robert Lang

    American Antiquarian Society (early machine tools ads and broadsides)

    No current count right now. I have sold some and bought some more. I sold the L.W. Pond (his second company) planer some time ago in order to purchase an old New Haven Mfg. planer. One had to go to make room for another. Later I gave the New Haven to a friend for help rendered. I have donated...