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Old February 2nd 19, 02:14 AM posted to rec.crafts.metalworking
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Default what type of press is this?

Gunner Asch on Fri, 01 Feb 2019 15:23:43 -0800
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On Fri, 1 Feb 2019 06:11:16 +0000 (UTC), Cydrome Leader
wrote:

It's some sort of press with a heavy wheel that spins back and forth and
presses on the work using a heavy screw.

No audio needed, just watch about 10 seconds

https://youtu.be/CLcAms8GgeM?t=427

What's the history of these, any is it something uncommon in the US?


**** thats old school! 1800s technology. Has to be a bitch to set for
travel as well.


Can you imagine the working conditions which made this an
improvement?

I mean, - the alternative is hitting them with a hammer.
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