Mechanical equipment : power plant equipment; testing, measuring and recording apparatus; power transmission machinery; conveying, hoisting and transporting machinery; foundry equipment; metal working machinery; machine tools and shop equipment; compressors, blowers and pumps; heating and ventilating equipment; refrigerating machinery. Sprag-type overrunning clutches ; Schmidt High-Pressure Locomotive ; pin ticketing machine ; "National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark, First Air Conditioning of the Magma Copper Company Mine, Superior, Arizona, 1937"...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Stokers, monorail and stationary electric hoists, coal-burning combustion systems, steering gear for ships and boats, refrigeration systems, boilers, paper mill engines, hydro-thermal grids, ammonia compressors, furnaces, transmissions, pumps ... this comprises the uncataloged portion
Bevel gear units. "ANGLgear" "right angle power take-off", part of a power transmission system for machines ; includes leaflet on Lovejoy flexible couplings ; shaft mounted transmission ; "Roto-Mission"... this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Protective covers : cable and hose carriers, rod boots, shade roller covers, canister covers, way protectors, column covers, spline and screw covers, oil return drains. 1972 Gortite Protective Covers catalog ; "Steelflex" walk - on way covers ; "Steelflex" canister type way covers ; "Telaflex" metal telescoping way covers ; "Gortite" protective covers ; "Gortite" cover kits and standard covers...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Clearing Machine Corp. (div.) "GMC Clearing" (formerly known as the Clearing Div. of U.S. Industries, Inc. ? ) ; Chicago Steel Tank Co. (div.) ; Production Machine Div. ; Axelson Mfg. Co. (div. located in Los Angeles, CA; this company was also a div. of Pressed Steel Car Co., Inc. at one point in time, and it was formerly known as Axelson Machine Co. as well) *Axelson later took over Fray Machine Tool Co. (Burbank, CA) which was a.k.a. Fray-Mershon, Inc. ; Solar Chicago (div.) ; T. S. Harrison & Sons Ltd. (Yorkshire, United Kingdom) ; other divisions and subsidiaries: Conduit Fittings (Chicago, IL) ; Garrett Oil Tools (Longview, TX) ; General Equipment Corp. (San Juan, PR) ; International Div. of U.S. Industries, Inc. (New York, NY) ; Koppel (Philippines) Inc. (Manila) ; Oil Field Sales & Service, S.A. (Maracaibo, Venezuela) ; Solar Permanent (Melrose Park, IL) ; Southern Pipe (Azusa, CA) ; USI Robodyne (Silver Spring, MD) ; USI Technical Center (Pompano Beach, FL) ; Western Design (Goleta, CA) Search this
OVERSIZE (one folder that includes three items). Lathes, milling machines and attachments, electric motors, tailstock, gear boxes, thread plug and ring gages, sucker rods, couplings, deep well plunger pumps, portable threaders, grinders, counter shafts, and stock racks. Mechanical presses ; clearing presses ; clearing duplicators ; power presses ; die spotting presses ; automatic feeds, coil cradles ; air cushions ; aircraft and missile machinery ; "Torc-Pac" presses ; "Axelson" milling attachments, deep well plunger pumps, gages, etc. ; collet chucks ; "Solar Chicago" pressure vessels ; includes blueprints...this comprises the uncataloged portion (box count includes cataloged items).
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, photographs and histories
Black and white images
936 pieces; 30 boxes
Type of material:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Topic (Romaine term):
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components) Search this
A merger of the Rockford Tool Company (Established 1905) and Rockford Milling Machine Company (Established 1909) would create the Sundstrand Machine Tool Company in 1926. In 1959, the Sundstrand Machine Tool Company changes its name to Sundstrand Corporation. On June 10, 1999, Hamilton Standard and the Sundstrand Corp. merged, forming Hamilton Sundstrand. Hamilton Sundstrand traces its roots to the founding of the Sundstrand Corp. in 1905 and Hamilton Standard in 1919. (Source: www.hamiltonsundstrandcorp.com) Search this
Sundstrand Machine Tool Co. ; Sundstrand Fuel Units ; Hydraulic Div. ; Pump Div. ; Sundstrand Magnetic Products Co. (div. located in Rockford, IL) ; Sundstrand Hydro-Transmission (div. located in Ames, IA) ; American Broach & Machine Co. (div. located in Ann Arbor, MI) ; Arter Grinding Machine Co. (Worcester, MA; formerly Persons-Arter Machine Co.) ; Engelberg Huller Co., Inc. / Engelberg, Inc. (Syracuse, NY) ; William Asquith, Ltd. (Halifax, United Kingdom) ; Porter-Cable Machine Co. (successors to Mulliner-Enlund Tool Co.) / Porter-Cable-Hutchinson Corp. (Syracuse, NY) Search this
hydraulic equipment for machine tools (valves, controls) ; fuel units ; hydraulic pumps ; fluid motors ; "oil power" transmission and torque convertor ; hydro-transmission ; magnetic products for lifting and handling materials ; Rigidmils-Stub Lathes ; drilling and centering machines ; milling machines ; broaching machines and tools ; "Porter-Cable" milling attachments, saws, saw tables, combo-tool & kits, routers, power planes, shapers, hedgshears, woodworking tools, grass trimmers, and riding mowers ; includes blueprints...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and photographs