Dating atkins saws
Block text logo nickeled ; Apologies to Simon, this is my first attempt at documenting this kind of thing. On a relative basis Atkins saws are typically harder and more evenly tempered than products by Disston.Identifying an Atkins saw; Three styles of medallion nuts adorn products E. Atkins was purchased by the Borg-Warner Corporation in ; the factory at Indianapolis was closed in and operations were relocated to Greenville, Mississippi. 23 1950) Atkins Inserted Tooth Circular Saws (Catalog No. 23 1950) Atkins Mill Saws (16-page pamphlet) Atkins Mill Saws (Catalog No. 23 1950) Atkins Saws in the Shop Atkins Segment Ground Cross-Cut Saws Atkins Pruning Saws (Catalog No. 23 1950) Atkins Drag Saw Book Atkins Grinding Wheels and Grinders Atkins Hack Saw Book Atkins Hand Saws (Catalog No.
Despite my usual preference for hand-work, I think I prefer the stamped pattern, quite a bit. The taper grinding is also of very high quality- typically at least 3 gauges. Atkins received patents for sawblades and for machines for manufacturing saws. In 1952 it was purchased by Borg-Warner Corporation. Atkins had 14 major product lines which Nicholson consolidated or eliminated. 23 (printed in separate sections in color, see below) Atkins produced many other smaller promotional and educational publications (these are the full titles): Atkins Band Saws (Catalog No.It is unclear what timeframes these medallions represent but my estimates are ca.