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    I have an old Miller model 102 ser # 21,823. Was stored in a warehouse for many years and seems to be complete. Does it have any value other than scrap?

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    I am sure alot of people would be interested in it depending where its at and do you have any pics...Bob
    Bob Wright

    Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
    http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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    • #3
      Thanks for the reply
      Location is 60 mi east of Atlanta
      Will try and post pictures tomorrow

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      • #4
        Pictures attached
        Any information is appreciated.
        Would like to see it go to a user or collector rather than scrap. Kirby
        Attached Files

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        • #5
          miller 102

          Does it work and what are you trying to get out of it?
          If necessity is the Mother of Invention, I must be the Father of Desperation!

          sigpicJohn Blewett III 10-22-73 to 8-16-07
          Another racing great gone but not to be forgotten.http://video.google.com/videoplay?do...modified&hl=en

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          • #6
            That would make a nice museum piece. I just was in Macon Ga picking up a Basset Hound. Road trip. How much?...Bob
            Bob Wright

            Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
            http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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            • #7
              Originally posted by aametalmaster View Post
              That would make a nice museum piece.
              That's what I was thinking, doing a full restoration and using it as a display item. Dave
              If necessity is the Mother of Invention, I must be the Father of Desperation!

              sigpicJohn Blewett III 10-22-73 to 8-16-07
              Another racing great gone but not to be forgotten.http://video.google.com/videoplay?do...modified&hl=en

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              • #8
                Some day when i get rich and a little more famous i am going to start a welding machine museum...Bob
                Bob Wright

                Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
                http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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                • #9
                  Some day when i get rich and a little more famous i am going to start a welding machine museum...Bob
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                  • #10
                    Miller 102

                    Do not know if it works. Came from a cotton gin that closed in the 60's and has been in dry storage since.
                    Don't know what a reasonable price is so make me an offer, email khayes@netcommander.com
                    Thanks Kirby

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                    • #11
                      Man, that thing may be older than my westinghouse, lol. Those old machines like that are almost indestructible. Most likely the only moving parts are the screw that raises and lowers the coil, the pointer and the fan. The fan can be replaced.

                      The second time I toasted the 400 amp miller my boss assigned me a machine that I and I alone could use. It was the biggest lincoln shop machine I have ever seen, was so old all of the lettering was gone, he said it was built in the early thirties, he started the company with it, and he wanted to see me try and burn it up. They still use that machine daily.

                      I'm not working on a museum, but I am getting a pretty fair collection of old cutting equipment, and have an old 400 amp ac westinghouse. Aw heck, I might do the museum thing myself.
                      Lincoln: Eagle 10,000, Weld-Pak HD, Weld-Pak 155, AC-225, LN-25 wirefeeder
                      Miller: Syncrowave 250DX Tigrunner
                      Westinghouse: 400+ amp AC
                      ThermalArc Handy wirefeeder
                      1 Harris, 3 Victor O/A rigs
                      Arcair gouger
                      Too many other power toys to list.

                      Do it right, do it once. And in all things ya get what ya pay for.

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Jolly Roger View Post
                        Man, that thing may be older than my westinghouse, lol. Those old machines like that are almost indestructible. Most likely the only moving parts are the screw that raises and lowers the coil, the pointer and the fan. The fan can be replaced.

                        The second time I toasted the 400 amp miller my boss assigned me a machine that I and I alone could use. It was the biggest lincoln shop machine I have ever seen, was so old all of the lettering was gone, he said it was built in the early thirties, he started the company with it, and he wanted to see me try and burn it up. They still use that machine daily.

                        I'm not working on a museum, but I am getting a pretty fair collection of old cutting equipment, and have an old 400 amp ac westinghouse. Aw heck, I might do the museum thing myself.
                        got any pics for us ??

                        Inferno Forge

                        Chris

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                        • #13
                          Miller 102

                          Thanks for the comments
                          Screw drive and pointer do move (knob is gone) but haven't plunged in to see if anything else works.
                          Pictures were posted on 8/2.
                          Kirby

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