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Manufactured/Badged by:
Dayton Electric Manufacturing Co.
Chicago, IL; Niles, IL

True Manufacturer:
Thor Power Tool Co. / Speedway Mfg. Co., Aurora, IL
Machine Specifications
Machine Class: Metal Working Machinery
Machine Type: Grinder, Bench
Machine Size: 4"
Submitted By: Bill Moore
Machine Specifications
Description/Model: Type 12459
Date of Manufacturer: 1940's
Serial Number: N/A
Last Updated 7/13/2018 2:57:07 PM

Comments:
Picked this up locally for its cool looks alone. After a lot of web searching, I eventually discovered it's a Dayton-badged Thor/Speedway Model 119. Powered by a whopping 115V/0.75A/3400RPM motor. Uses an interesting mandrel assembly that is proving to be a challenge during disassembly.

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