December 21, 2011

Bolton-Emerson Americas: Artie

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Artie works in the Heat Treat Shop at Bolton Emerson.

Here he’s operating a punch press. A giant flywheel in the back of the machine provides enough torque to punch a hole through piece of steel 3/8 inch.

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  1. I’m always amazed at what humans can build. Such a simple machine with such super powerful torque. I think you want to keep your hands outta there. Nice shot!