Large steel framed cold press for making flush panel doors, painted cream. There are three large screw threaded clamps placed vertically in the girder frame.
This manually operated press was used in the joinery workshop of Thomson and Balfour, Bo'ness, in the manufacture of flush panel doors. Up to twenty doors could be held tightly in the press, while glue in each door dried overnight. Latterly it was used by Webster and Sons, Bathgate.
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stencil:side:"DORMAN LONG & Co LD (7') M BRO"
Dimensions:0 - Whole:W 1m 40cm (W 4' 7 1/8")
Dimensions:0 - Whole:H 2m 20cm (H 7' 2 5/8")