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Antique Topping Tool/Gearwheel Cutting Machine/Jeweler’s Lathe – Circa - $1,750 (Easton, Maryland)

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condition: good
Antique Topping Tool/Gearwheel Cutting Machine/Jeweler’s Lathe – Circa 1860

Horological shop tools:

This machine, also known as a topping tool, was used to finish or modify the teeth in watch wheels.
Precision high grade scientific tooling.

This piece was made by the renowned Georg Jacob of Leipzig, Germany. The company was founded in 1877 and produced watch bracelets, capsules, watch mechanisms, tools for watchmakers, jewelry, etc. This is a great antique and original gear wheel cutting milling machine for wrist and pocket watches (to recut the gear wheels). It is fully functional and features brass and steel components, with the blade spinning when the big wheel is cranked. It is mounted to a flat wood case with one drawer. The drawer is filled with numerous attachments and accessories

These gearwheel cutters are rarely offered in such great quality and condition. This is a must have for every watchmaker and collector of antique tools

Technical Specifications:

• Machine is used to re-cut gear wheels
• Hand operated
• Switzerland
• Lever operated vertical movement
• Wheel diameter: 6-1/2"
• Machine overall dimensions: 12" W x 7" D x 9" H
• Weight: 7 LBS 13.5 OZ

Equipped With:
• Assorted gear cutters
• Assorted tool holders
• Assorted stumps
• Mounted on wood base with pull out drawer


Payment methods: PayPal, Zelle, Venmo, Bank check, cash
Additional photos provided upon request.


Tom
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Easton, MD, 21601
Cash sale
$1,750.00
Pick up or buyer provides packing / shipping cost

post id: 7743682482

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