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Manufactured/Badged by:
Delta Specialty Co.
Milwaukee, WI

True Manufacturer:
Heston & Anderson, Fairfield, IA
Machine Specifications
Machine Class: Wood Working Machinery
Machine Type: Band Saw
Machine Size: 12"
Submitted By: Bill O'Neil
Machine Specifications
Description/Model: Model 385
Date of Manufacturer: pre-1934
Serial Number:
Last Updated 5/10/2012 5:28:17 PM

I inherited this bandsaw from my deceased Father-in-law. He taught my wife on this machine. I've used it in the past but it has been in storage for years now. My Father-in-law was a machinist and almost refused to buy anything he could make. He made the blade cover shown in the first picture.

Note - this entry was edited to add Heston & Anderson as the manufacturer. See also the Blue Star 12" mini-snowflake, which was a Heston & Anderson label, which has the same frame but a different wheel cover. The original post date for this entry was 12/27/2007. The edit date is 5/10/2012. Admin/DG

Photo 1:

Comments: Front view with home made blade cover
Source: I took photo for posting.
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Photo 2:

Comments: Name decal on stand
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Photo 3:

Comments: full front view
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