Pitch perfect: machinery

As the Pitch Perfect series continues, today we feature a 1949 collection of advertising slogans used to market machinery and machine parts.

Adamite Gears last for years (Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Foundries).
All-purpose, one-man crane, The (Byers Machine Co.).
All there is in bearings (Timken).
All work and no play (Timken Roller Bearing Co.).
American way is the right way, The (Am. Slicing Machine Co.).
America’s foremost tractor (Wallis), J. I Case Plow Works.
America’s leading replacement ring (Am. Hammered Piston Ring Co.).
America’s pioneers in worm gears (Cleveland Worm & Gear Co.).
An all-’round farm motor of a higher type (Piersen Telegraph Transmitter Co.).
An institution of service (Reading Industrial Loom).
An invention, not an imitation (New Idea Spreader Co.), Coldwater, Ohio.
Any price is too high if it can be reduced (International Harvester).
As easy to operate as a vacuum cleaner (Coldwell Lawn Mower Co.)
As fast as your machine can sew (Hemmer).
Ask any owner (Buckeye Traction Ditcher Co.), Findlay, Ohio.
Ask the man in the cab (Locomotive Crane).
A T & M advances centrifugal design (American Tool & Machine Co.).
Automatic set-up for wear (Blackmer Pump Co.).

Be profit-wise and Dieselize with Buckeyes (engines), Buckeye Machine Co.
Better, quicker, cheaper (Caterpillar Tractor Co.).
Between today’s knowledge and tomorrow’s looms (Crompton & Knowles).
Biggest of all in range of industrial products (Allis-Chalmers).
Blue brutes (Worthington Pump & Machinery Corp.), Newark, N. J.
Blue ribbon products (Coppers Engineering Corp.), Worcester, Mass.
Bowers saves power (Bower Rolling Bearing Co.).
Bucket design (Blackmer Pump Co.), Grand Rapids.
Builders of heavy duty engines for over twenty years (Waukesha Motor Co.).
Built to endure (Black & Decker Mfg. Co.), Towson, Md.
Built to live in the water (Chrysler marine engines).
Burn your name in metal (Arkograph Pen Co.), Portland, Ore.

Can speed the nation’s freight (Timken roller bearings).
Caps ’em all (bottle capper), Comstock-Bolton Co.
Cap with the handy lever, The (Kork-N-Seal Closure), Crown Cork.
Cap with the little lever, The (Williams Sealing Corp.), Decatur, Ill.
Century of confidence, A (Roebling mining cables).
Chains that have grown up with the oil fields, The (Rex Chain Belt Co.).
Compo makes the machinery that makes the better shoes.
Connecting link between power and production, The (Clipper Belt Lacer Co.).
Covers all filtration problems (Purolator filter).
Cutter that does not clog, The (Paper Machine Co.), Shortsville, N. Y.

Demonstration is a revelation, A (Savage Arms Corp.).
Dependable power, absolute safety (Troy Engine & Machine Co.).
Dependable power units (Domestic Engine & Pump Co.), Shippensburg, Pa.
Dependable power units for contractors (Domestic Engine & Pump Co.).
Designed for your industry, engineered for you (Coppers Engineering Corp.).
Diesel brawn without the bulk (Detroit Diesel motor).
Dig for all the world (Hayward buckets).
Distinguished service line, The (W. H. Page Boiler Co.).
Distinguished service separator, The (De Laval Separator Co.).
Do more with Meyer (Bottling equipment), Cudahy, Wisc.
Dual duty (Timken Roller Bearing).

Electric hoist that operates in the minimum, The (American Engineering Co.).
Engine builders source for piston rings, The (Muskegon).
Engineered to the job (Rollway Bearing Co.), Syracuse, N. Y.
Engineering consultants on the South (J. E. Sirrine & Co.), Greenville, S. C.
Every line a leader (Fairbanks Morse & Co.), Chicago.
Every pound of power pulls (Dorr-Miller Differential Co.).
Everything for every mill and elevator (Strong-Scott Mfg. Co.).
Ezy-Kleen strainers (Blackman Pump Co.), Grand Rapids.

Falk—a good name in industry (gears and industrial equipment).
Fine labeling identifies finer products (N. J. Machine Corp.), Hoboken.
Finer roasts with less gas (coffee roasters), Jabez Burns & Sons.
First in simplicity, first in value (Derby sealer).
For a good turn faster, turn to Monarch (turning machines).
For continuous production (Crescent Belt Fasteners).
For every service (pumps), Goulds Mfg. Co.
For every type of knitting (Torrington latch needle).
For making shipments “bound to get there” (Acme Steelstrap Process).
For maximum production with minimum maintenance (Industrial Process Eng.).
For material help in material handling, it’s Robins (Robins Conveying Belt).
40 times faster than drilling (A. C. Campbell, Inc.).
For your pressing needs (Hydraulic Press Mfg. Co.).
Free from oil (Curtis Pneumatic Machinery Co.).
From the crude to your satisfaction (Garlock Packing Co.).

Gear Craftsmen for over a quarter century (Van Dorn & Dutton Co.).
Gear with a backbone, The (Farrel-Birmingham Co.), Buffalo, N. Y.
Get more worth from air with Worthington (pump).
Getting the most from winding (Universal Winding Co.).
Greatest power on earth (Cleveland Tractor Co.).
Great team in steam, A (Turbine-generator), Worthington.

Handle it mechanically (Jeffrey Mfg. Co.).
HEAD work always wins on pay day (Chicago Engineering Works).
HEAD work always wins over HARD work on pay day.
Heart of the Diesel, The (Lanova Corp.).
Hyatt Quiet (Hyatt Roller Bearing Co.).

Ideal drying every day (Hurricane dryer).
Ideal packaging for eye-deal sales (Rossotti).
Imperial line of road machinery, The (Sawyer-Massey).
In the service of industry (Canadian Fairbanks-Morse).
It always pays to consult Falk (gears and industrial equipment).
It is better to buy Lincoln lubricating equipment than to wish you had.
It’s dependable (James Hunter Machine Co.).
It’s good business to begin with good water (Permutit), Water treatment eqpt.
Its tested chain will stand the strain (J. H. Williams & Co.).
It’s wise to conveyorize (Rapids-Standard Co., Inc.).

Keep flow on go with Cuno, the “Filter Line” strainer.
Keep your cans on wheels (Floor trucks and tractors), Nutting Truck Co.
Known by the companies we keep (industrial machinery), Baker Bros., Inc.

Let an Elgin engineer help you plan (softener).
Let us hoist your sales (C. M. Hatch Co.).
Leverage gives control (Ross Gear & Tool Co.), Lafayette, Ind.
Light as wood and twice as good (American Pulley Co.).

Machine that makes production (Willcox & Gibbs Sewing Machine Co.).
Makers of high grade ball-bearings, the most complete line of types and sizes in America (Fafner Bearing Co.).
Makes canning a pleasure (Gold Pack Canner), Witt Cornice Co.
Mathews conveyor systems increase plant profits (Mathews Conveyer Co.).
Mechanical packing service (Garlock Packing Service).
Modern conveying means Mathews.
Modern spring rebound control (Chicago Roller Skate Co.).
More gallons per horse power (Northern Pump Co.).
More goods for more people at lower cost (Nat. Machine Tool Builders Assn.
Most profitable of all accessories, The (American Chain Co., Inc.).
Most widely used electric hoist in America, The (Shepard).
Moves the earth (Euclid Road Machinery Co.).

Nature’s water softener (Refinite Co.).
No speed too high, no pulley too small (Perfection belting).
No straps to stretch, fray or rot (levelizer), American Chain Co.
Not an accessory, but a necessity (Brown Spring Oiler Co.).
Nothing is better in floor trucks (Nutting Spring Co.).
Nothing rolls like a ball (New Departure ball bearings).

O-B has won where mining is done (Ohio Brass Co.).
O-B is bought where service is sought (Ohio Brass Co.).
One bolt turns the trick (Kaplan Wheel Co.).
Only a button to press (Matthews Engineering Co.).
Orange Line, one quality control from hide to loom, The (Graton & Knight Co.).
Our reputation is your protection (converters, generators), Belyea Co.
Out-door over-head crane, The (Street Bros.), Chattanooga.
Overhead handling reduces handling overhead (American Mono-Rail Co.).

Packaged metal engineering (Grammes & Sons, Inc.), Allentown, Pa.
Partners in providing (farm machinery), Case.
Pearl Grit for grinding, for bone, for shell (Pearl Grit Co.).
Perfect trench at one cut, A (Buckeye Traction Ditcher Co.), Findlay, Ohio.
Plants like human hands (Hayes Pump & Planter Co.).
Portable pony power (Johnson Iron Horse gas engine).
Power-wise group their drives, The (American Pulley Co.).
Pressing service that shapes your clothes, The (U. S. Hoffman Machinery Corp.).
Press it from steel instead (Youngstown Pressed Steel Co.).
Pump of compulsory accuracy, The (Milwaukee Tank Works).
Pump that is self-adjusting for wear, famous bucket design, The (Blackmer).
Pump that oils itself, The (Coe-Stapley Mfg. Co.).
Pump with the flexible impeller, The (Jabsco Pump Co.), Beverly Hills.
Pump with the rubber impeller, The (Jabsco Pump Co.).
Puts the right bearing in the right place (SKF Industries).

Raise profits (hoists), Euclid Crane & Hoist Co., Cleveland.
Rival of the clouds (water softener), Refinite Co.

Save time and space (centrifugals), American Tool & Machine Co.
Self-adjusted for wear (Blackmer Pump Co.), Grand Rapids.
Shakes the flask, not the building (Flotex Foundry Shakeout).
Standard of the world (American Blower Co.).
Standard of value in automatic coal firing equipment, The (Iron Fireman).
Standard packing of the world, The (Garlock Packing Co.).
Stay ahead with Bliss (machines and presses).
Strong where strength is needed (Athol Machine & Foundry Co.).
Strong arm of industry, The (Electric Hoist Mfrs. Assn.).
Strongest at the base where strength is needed (Maag gears), Niles Gear Co.

Take off your hat to the Myers (pumps).
Takes the rub out of scrub (cleanser and water softener), Economics Lab.
Tend to their knitting (Banner machines), Pawtucket, R. I.
They keep the springs like new (Houde Engineering Corp.), Buffalo.
They’re better because they’re seamless (Godfrey rollers).
Three point presses (Kidder Press Co.), Dover, N. H.
Treat your water right and it will treat you right (Chicago Chemical Co.).

Unexcelled for grinding and polishing (Keystone Emery Mills).

Velvet water (Water rectification), Permutit Co.

We put our heads together to cut your drilling costs (Kingsbury Machine Tool).
When you buy Beloit, you buy more than a machine (Paper machinery).
When you think of packing, think of Strong of New York.
Where accuracy counts, we win (Universal Boring Machine Co.).
Where there’s a WIL there’s a way (WIL Equipment Co.), St. Paul.
Wherever you go you’ll find Buffalo (sausage machines).
With a reputation for simplicity (American Sand Blast).
Worth behind the name (Worthington Pump & Machinery Corp.).

You buy the best when you buy the Bessemer (Bessemer Gas Engine Co.).
You must be satisfied (Meier Electric & Machine Co.).
Yours for picking up business (Street Bros. Machine Works), Chattanooga.

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