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1916-1927 - One of the five, six-ton electric furnaces first installed by Timken

6 TON TIMKEN ELECTRIC FURNACE

CD1963017 E&MP19.018

Electric Furnaces

1916 - 1927

One of the five, six ton electric furnaces first installed by Timken in 1916.

It was of squat design with semi-automatic regulation and was hand-charged. These were discarded in 1927. 

Original Caption by Science Service
Timken



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