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Manufacturers Index - Universal Gear Works, Inc.

Universal Gear Works, Inc.
Detroit, MI, U.S.A.
Manufacturer Class: Wood Working Machinery & Metal Working Machinery

Last Modified: Aug 28 2017 7:25PM by Jeff_Joslin
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In the mid-1950s, Universal Gear Works, Inc. made bench- and floor-model drill presses.

Information Sources

  • 1918-04-25 The Iron Age.
    The Universal Gear Works, Highland Park, Detroit, has been organized by Frank L. Banta, Frank J. Brown, and L. G. Younglove to do a general machine shop business, making gear work a specialty. It has a capital stock of $30,000 and is said to have enough orders on hand to keep it busy for some time.
  • A 1956 issue of American Machinist
    DRILLS—Universal Gear Works, Inc., 1301 E McNichols, Detroit 3, Mich. Series 1600 heavy-duty precision units are available in bench and floor models and with single- or multiple-spindle units. Drill has 1-in. swing with spindle travel of 6 in. Capacity is ½ in. Bench model...