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Acme Wringers

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Wringer. (Detail).
June 1933.
August 1935.
December 1954.
Wringer or mangle.
Rolls 16". Detail. Exhibit at National Waterways Museum, Gloucester.

of David Street, Glasgow, SE, Scotland. Telephone: Bridgeton 2920. Telegraphic Address: "Closringer, Glasgow"

Acme Wringers were made by Acme Machine Co initially

Peter Burt was chairman of the company for many years

1934 Patent - Improvements in or relating to wringers. [1]

1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Acme Portable Wringer-Mangle, Acme Folding Wringer-Mangle, Acme Cabinet Wringer-Mangle. The Cabinet Model is supplied in Blue Mottle, Green Mottle, Grey Mottle, or Oak Finish. (Stand No. A.515) [2]

1945 Patent - Improvements in or relating to wringers. [3]

Manufactured by Acme Domestic Equipment

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Wikipatents
  2. 1937 British Industries Fair p325
  3. [2] Wikipatents