Patent Model - Cutter-Head

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George Shimer, Patentee
Samuel Shimer, Patentee
Production date
Jan 11 1881
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Brass, iron
5 1/2 x 6 x 6" (14 x 15.2 x 15.2cm)
In the patent Shimer and Shimer stated: "Our invention relates to cutter-heads that are used on matching and molding machines for matching and molding lumber, and particularly to that class wherein bits are employed to produce a divided cut and to operate with clearance at the side of each cutting edge." (Patent Number 236,636)
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