Re: Is this really a Southbend?
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I assume that this is a treadle power machine (although part of the treadle is missing). The machines seem to have been common before electricity outside of big shops with water power or steam power.
Has anyone had any experience with actually making something on one of these?
From: Dennis Turk
Sent: Thu, July 5, 2012 12:30:09 AM
Subject: Re: [southbendlathe] Is this really a Southbend?
You can see my 1910 on Tony Griffiths site in England at this link.