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steeley
02-20-2012, 04:39 AM
http://www.limepic.com/img/fosterbrothersknaca.jpg1950 new yorkhttp://www.limepic.com/img/fosterbrothersknifew.jpg

ecchef
02-20-2012, 04:45 AM
Great find, Steeley. I love this stuff.

Deckhand
02-20-2012, 04:46 AM
The second one looks like a punch press. Neat old photos.

steeley
02-20-2012, 05:03 AM
http://www.limepic.com/img/1910factoryworkerwit.jpgC.PLATTS AND SON'S CUTLERY
finishing and grinding depthttp://www.limepic.com/img/platts27t.jpg

steeley
02-20-2012, 05:11 AM
HAVANA 2010http://www.limepic.com/img/bp17.jpg

steeley
02-20-2012, 05:22 AM
http://www.limepic.com/img/pp10.jpg

Dave Martell
02-20-2012, 11:10 AM
Steeley, we sure do share some common interests. :)

Don Nguyen
02-20-2012, 12:37 PM
Where can I get a wheel like in the first picture? Sheeeeesh that thing is godzilla-sized!

steeley
02-20-2012, 08:41 PM
Here is some old wheel's from Sheffield they used them to build walls.http://www.limepic.com/img/img6581.jpg

steeley
02-20-2012, 08:46 PM
sun tiger makes wheels .
http://www.limepic.com/img/king313621.jpg

add
02-20-2012, 08:56 PM
http://www.limepic.com/img/bp17.jpg
HAVANA 2010


I quite often think of visiting Cuba.
Romanticizing really.


Being confronted by a street vendor in Havanna, sharpening knives and sporting man boobs,...

... not so much. :D

NO ChoP!
02-20-2012, 09:50 PM
I can't even imagine what such grandiose machinery would cost today.....

steeley
02-21-2012, 12:41 AM
I like this guy .
the old and new in Havana
I bet he would have some good stories.