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Model A

Model A


The Flywheel slicer model A is' the first slicer built by Wilhelmus Adrianus van Berkel and patented in Germany (Deutsches Reichs Patent), as has happened in the very first models produced. The slicer Berkel model A uses a blade of 350 mm. in diameter - The slicer Berkel model A is 910 mm long. 830 mm wide. high 1,280 mm.- It needs a supportive space of 780 mm. x 675 mm. and is a single body with the pedestal .The endless screw which serves for the plate displacement where the product to be cut is is fixed placed in the central and lower part of the cart slicer .The slicer Berkel model A was produced without the sharpener and has an adjustment for hit the 8-position slice thickness fixed in the right side of body machine and it was produced only in red color and the metal parts are being originally nickeled. It is currently the rarest slicer produced by the Historic production of Rotterdam of Van Berkel's Patent, by many calling the number "One" and most sought after by the collectors of these unrivaled artwork that have become the dream In the drawer of many people around the world.The restoration is carried out in the laboratories of "The World's Best Slicers" respecting the principle of conservation of the parts. Providing for the disassembly and recovery without any replacement of the worn or broken pieces, carrying out a carryover of material by welding and subsequent milling or turning of the pieces in order to bring them back to their original dimensions and their functionality. For the missing parts, original spare parts acquired from the production plants or incomplete slicers are used. The painted parts, which were first stripped by cryo-stripping and carefully prepared, are painted using new generation paints that comply with health and pollution regulations and reformulated in the correct shade of color used in the past. The decorations are strictly performed through the application of copal paint decals, avoiding any type of mystification, such as airbrush decorations, stickers or any other type of fantasy decoration. Each restored slicer is delivered with an Official Certificate of Originality and Guarantee

Flywheel slicers Flywheel slicers
Blade diameter 350

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Piacenza (PC) – Italy
Owner: Giorgio Maschi
Phone: +39.347.4616798
P. IVA / VAT Code: 01464140332


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