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Manufactured/Badged by:
Mead Specialties Co., Inc.
Chicago, IL

True Manufacturer:
Mead Specialties Co., Inc., Chicago, IL
Machine Specifications
Machine Class: Metal Working Machinery
Machine Type: Sander
Machine Size: 1" X 42"
Submitted By: Peter McCollum
Machine Specifications
Description/Model: Mead narrow belt sander
Date of Manufacturer: 1950's ??
Serial Number:
Last Updated 6/29/2019 3:01:13 PM

Purchased at a used tool shop. This version has the two grease fittings for the ball bearings. Table is 1/4" steel. Idler wheel not original - appears to be a skateboard wheel, but works great. Lower idler wheel is missing. Frame casting marked "Mead Chicago", and "25 A". Motor is 1/4 HP G.E.

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Comments: Mead sander
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