I just got mine, custom made by Mike Taylor_Katy Tx.
WHAT an awesome bit of work he did. Pics posted in
alt.binaries.pictures.woodworking for you inspection.
These are in native cherry, he made the totes extra tall
with a cutout at the top where the horn is, for the lateral
lever, and made it deeper from front to back for my
The knob is the high type yet made to work on the very
old Baileys where the base meets the bed without a
ring around the outside. The base fits around casting
that goes up into the knob's base. The tops are extra
wide, again for my large hand.
The reason he can do custom work without further charge
is because he doesn't have pieces made, he creates when
an order and payment comes in. I think anyone should
consider this man's work:
I am seriously considering having him restore my old #8,
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