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by Rob Gardner
Thu Sep 29, 2005 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: curious dividing head
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Re: curious dividing head (Salisbury WHERE?)

Pennyfarthing tools in Salisbury, united kingdom, a very nice shop for second hand and antique tools.
More at http://www.pennyfarthingtools.co.uk/
by Rob Gardner
Wed Sep 28, 2005 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: curious dividing head
Replies: 6
Views: 3017

curious dividing head

I bought a dividing head in the second hand toolshop in Salisbury. The color tells me it was probably a piece of army machinery. I know how a normal dividing head works but I can't figure out how this one works. It has a handle that makes a worm turn and the worm turns the wormwheel. The funny thing...