LUFKIN METAL 50FT CHALLENGE JUNIOR LEATHER STEEL TAPE

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  • Sold Date: Apr 06, 2011
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GOOD CONDITION VINTAGE LUFKIN 50 FT STEEL TAPE CHALLENGE JUNIOR .....THE LUFKIN RULE CO. SAGINAW. MICHIGAN.
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For the manufacturer of heavy equipment in Lufkin, Texas, see Lufkin Industries .

Lufkin is a brand featuring primarily measurement tools such as calipers , gauges , micrometers , and measuring tapes . Lufkin is currently a brand of Cooper Industries .

Lufkin Type none; solely a brand Industry Manufacturing Founded Cleveland, Ohio , USA (1869 [1 ]) Headquarters Houston, Texas , USA Products Professional Hand Tools History

The company was founded by Edward Taylor Lufkin, an American Civil War veteran of the Sixtieth Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry [2 ] in Cleveland, Ohio 1869 [1 ] and was originally named E.T. Lufkin Board and Log Rule Manufacturing Company.

The company was acquired in 1967 by Cooper Industries .[ 3]

The Lufkin Rule Company plant in Saginaw, Michigan as it was circa 1918. Innovations

Throughout its history Lufkin patented a variety of devices and manufacturing processes.

US 149321 , Lufkin, Edward Taylor, "Improvement in Board Measures", issued April 7, 1874 US 272279 , Lufkin, Edward Taylor, "Headed Lumber Rule", issued Feb 13, 1883 US 272892 , Lufkin, Edward Taylor, "Machine for forming and dressing lumber-rules", issued February 27, 1883 References ^ a b "(advertisement)" . Popular Science ( Bonnier
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