Hand built by a Newcastle company for a retired accountant who was making grandfather clock cases and required finer tolerances than standard available machinery.
Betts, Crompton, Parkinson motor, single phase.
The rolling beam is made from U shaped stainless steel, with stainless steel shoulders ...which the roller bearings run on.
Its old but the quality is outstanding. The blade is separate from the saw at present, for safety reasons.show more
I had this machine built some years ago. have not used it for some time, but we used to supply local dairy farms in the Hunter Valley back in the '90s.
The electric motor and reduction gearbox cost around $1500 back then and it never worked hard with the batch sizes we mixed. There is a mount for t...he switch above the trough. The motor is single phase.
The mixer trough was tested, modified and tested again, and in the end it worked really well. It cost me $1600 for the construction and I have ...show more