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Name: Bevel Gear Planer

Category: [tool/book/utensil/etc.] Machine/Manufacturing

Size/weight: 82" x 113" (Floor space)

Rarity: Moderate

Value:

Uses: Gear making, manufacturing

Description (ca. 1921):

The prized invention of Mr. William Gleason, this revolutionized the production of gears. It was originally created in 1874, and sparked the inception of the bevel gear industry. This invention was the hallmark of the Gleason family, and it set their business in motion; providing more efficient and accurate ways to manufacture gears for use in many different types of tools and machines.