SMALL NEW EQUIPMENT

SMALL NEW EQUIPMENT

LIQUID HONING The Ohio Conservation Center recently purchased a liquid honing machine from Vapor Blast Manufacturing Company. The cabinet machine can provide gentle surface cleaning and/or mild polishing of metals using high pressure water and fine media. It has already…

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Mid-sized New Equipment

Mid-sized New Equipment

We purchased a new Ford F350 extended body cargo van to join our earlier two identical model vans to make a company fleet of three. We use these vans to transport art and historic objects, and haul our tools and…

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Small New Equipment

Small New Equipment

THE OHIO CONSERVATION CENTER: The conservators at the Ohio Conservation Center are always looking for new technologies to treat the myriad of materials we encounter. In 2014 the center purchased an ICETECH KG20 dry ice blasting machine, a model in…

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Large New Equipment

Large New Equipment

Grove RT518 Crane: The center purchased a Grove RT518 18 ton rough terrain (RT) crane. Yes, it is every conservator’s dream machine. Its maximum boom height is 60 feet and its maximum lift capacity is 16 metric tons (c. 35,273…

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