2700 ton Multi-Daylight Upstroking Platen Press, O/No. 60520, c.1960

Order 60520 for Turners Asbestos Cement Co. Ltd., Manchester, c.1960

D7338/14/10/5594
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  • Yours Truly at the controls! I remember this press because the platens were coated on both sides with a red sprayed on protective coating, which was extremely difficult to remove. If I remember, they were made in Germany.

    By Jim Rigby (16/02/2014)

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