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Nickelodeon Spool Frame With Belt Drive
By Charlie Morgan

In regards the posting in 040528 MMDigest by Ed Gloeggler dated
5/28/04.  Firstly, I wish people's email addresses were posted on
their posts so we could email them directly, but since I don't have
that I have to put in an all hands post.

The spool frame you show is almost exactly the same spool frame that
I have in my orchestrion.  It looks the same but my sides are silver
metal instead of gold metal.  Unfortunately, I have no further
information as to manufacturer, and had been wondering myself who made
this and the instruments I have.  The only text anywhere is on one
motor: it says "Dayton" & "Chicago".  Mine is up and working, so if
you need any wiring help let me know.

Charlie Morgan
cmorgan@vintagegamestore.com.geentroep [delete ".geentroep" to reply]

 [ Charley, after Jody revises the MMD subscriber list and enters
 [ your new email address, then you will receive MMDigest each day by
 [ email and the author's address will be visible (with ".geentroep"
 [ appended, naturally .  The unknown spool frame is pictured at
 [ http://mmd.foxtail.com/Tech/SpoolF/gloeggler.html  -- Robbie


(Message sent Fri 11 Jun 2004, 21:48:09 GMT, from time zone GMT-0700.)

Key Words in Subject:  Belt, Drive, Frame, Nickelodeon, Spool

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