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Founded in 1897, this historic all Steam Powered Planing Mill at Phillips
Brothers Sawmill and Box Factory is located near Oak Run Ca. belived to be the
last fully operational steam powered Sawmill and Box factory in America. The
planer seen in this video is a 1895 Hall & Brown planer being powered by a 1910
Ames Iron Works horizontal steam engine.

Steam Powered Planing Mill:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/AZ-5GCkV_TU


Steam Saw Mill:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/9_wdRkxT7GI


And finally, a guided tour of the historic Phillips Brothers steam powered saw
mill on April 16, 2011:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/y51tdczei54



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On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 9:32:41 AM UTC-7, Spalted Walt wrote:
Founded in 1897, this historic all Steam Powered Planing Mill at Phillips

Brothers Sawmill and Box Factory is located near Oak Run Ca. belived to be the


Seems like a few of the OSHA covers have been removed from those machines. I wonder if Grizzly included shipping for those monsters back then?
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On 5/9/2013 2:52 PM, SonomaProducts.com wrote:
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 9:32:41 AM UTC-7, Spalted Walt wrote:
Founded in 1897, this historic all Steam Powered Planing Mill at Phillips

Brothers Sawmill and Box Factory is located near Oak Run Ca. belived to be the


Seems like a few of the OSHA covers have been removed from those machines. I wonder if Grizzly included shipping for those monsters back then?



Probably not delivered by a 30year old company. ;~)
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On Tue, 07 May 2013 16:32:41 +0000, Spalted Walt wrote:

Founded in 1897, this historic all Steam Powered Planing Mill at
Phillips Brothers Sawmill and Box Factory is located near Oak Run Ca.
belived to be the last fully operational steam powered Sawmill and Box
factory in America. The planer seen in this video is a 1895 Hall & Brown
planer being powered by a 1910 Ames Iron Works horizontal steam engine.

Steam Powered Planing Mill:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/AZ-5GCkV_TU


Steam Saw Mill:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/9_wdRkxT7GI


And finally, a guided tour of the historic Phillips Brothers steam
powered saw mill on April 16, 2011:
http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/y51tdczei54


Thanks for posting this.

In my sawmill career I have ran several
belt driven planers(none steam powered).

A babbitt bearing Woods molder,
A 1936 woods 412 four side planer,
and a 1950 yates a-20.

Still have a scar on my back where a belt parted
and slapped my ass to the floor.

basilisk





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