120 ton Deep Drawing & Ironing Press (with audio clip)
Tony Barton at the controls of a DDI Press
In the audio clip John Davis talks to Ollie Taylor about Deep Drawing and Ironing Presses. They were used to produce closed end cylinders for such items as fire extinguishers and aqua lungs.
The photograph shows Tony Barton, a very skilled Fitter, at the controls.
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