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Forum topic by Woodmaster1 posted 01-10-2014 06:32 PM 1232 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-10-2014 06:32 PM

The school I teach at on it’s 5th snow day. I had a chance to talk to one of the other teachers while I was working on some things at school. His relatives owned and started Sprunger machinery co. I had seen these machines on craigslist but never made the connection on where the company was located. It was just 30 miles from where I am at. Since his last name is Sprunger and he is from Topeka Indiana I should have made the connection. He remembers as a kid being around the factory. Nice story, I hope to have a chance to get more info on the company. Maybe some copies of family pictures of the factory.

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#1 posted 01-10-2014 06:35 PM

I think I saw a “Sprunger Bros” table saw on Craigslist a few weeks ago.

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#2 posted 01-10-2014 06:49 PM

I have a Sprunger Model “A” 14” band saw that I’m in the process of restoring. It was made about 1950 and was still running when I bought it. I plan on doing a blog of the restore when I get the time to work on it.

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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