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1930's - 50's Large Pillar Mounted Fairbanks Morse Floor Scale, Mid Century

SKU:
ESCAL
$1,074.99
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Description

This 1930'3-1950's Fairbanks-Morse floor scale features a large dial and a sleek, streamlined body. With its rounded corners and weight beams at a slant in parallel, this scale features beautiful elements of industrial, art moderne style.

Condition: Very Good Condition. Glass lens, dial and gauge in excellent condition. Weight beams and body of scale in very good condition. Weight Plate is missing - cannot test functionality without it.

Details: 950 Lb. capacity.
Model # 42-8000-DA
Serial # G732182
Weight: 400 lbs.
Item Measurements: 46(L) x 27.75(W) x 82(H)

History: In 1824, the E & T Fairbanks & Company was formed in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. In 1927, E & T Fairbanks became the Fairbanks-Morse Company in New York. Between 1927-1958, the Fairbanks-Morse company produced not only scales but diesel engines, electric engines and pumps for industrial use. In 1958, Fairbanks-Morse merged with Penn-Texas and was renamed Fairbanks-Whitney. [Fairbanks Company History web page].

Extra Information

Type:
Vintage