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1925 Oliver 30" band saw

This is an Oliver 117-D 30" band saw.  It was built in May of 1925 and weighs 1500 pounds.

 

The blade tensioning and tracking mechanism.  Built strong to last long.

 

The motor slides into the base; the lower wheel is mounted directly onto the motor shaft.  The table tilt mechanism can be seen in the upper left corner.

 

Original G.E. fused motor starter. 

Dark Hollow Dulcimers  256 Durham Road,  Ottsville,  Pennsylvania  18942