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steeley
06-18-2012, 12:47 AM
Last of the original water power grinding house of Solingen
a film from 1961 on how the whole thing worked . it is now rebuilt and a museum and knife makers can go there and use the wheel's . a bygone era

http://www.wipperkotten.com/index.php?id=17

a bit long but this is a real fine. no sound sorry

steeley
06-18-2012, 12:50 AM
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/17/FNex.jpg

http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/17/HxE1b.jpg

steeley
06-18-2012, 12:52 AM
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/17/dHzRc.jpg

steeley
06-18-2012, 01:28 AM
pretty place.
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/17/GwnvE.gif

Crothcipt
06-18-2012, 04:43 AM
This is so cool.

steeley
06-18-2012, 05:22 AM
It is quite the piece of history and the knives they worked on too.
here is a old German factory and those are scissors in the that one picture .
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/18/hAZsn.jpg

http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/18/PbNio.jpg

steeley
06-18-2012, 05:24 AM
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/18/ZgL9u.jpg

http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/18/Odwst.jpg

steeley
06-18-2012, 05:28 AM
http://limepic.com/img/2012/06/18/dW7gw.jpg

that will break Dave's heart.