THIS IS MY TOY IN THE PLAYGROUND


What you are looking at is a 16 inch engine lathe manufactured by the AXELSON Co. It was produced about 1950 in Los Angeles, Cal., It is located in the machine shop at the railroad museum where I practice my trade.The object being machined is part of a ca.1890 steam locomotive water tank support structure.ItContinue reading “THIS IS MY TOY IN THE PLAYGROUND”