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Roll Coating Wheel

 
 
Roll Coating Wheel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 21, 2014
1. Roll Coating Wheel Marker
Inscription. This Roll Coating Wheel represents the beginnings of the acetate film maufacturing process for the Eastman Kodak Company.

The acetate base is cast onto the wheel surface, cures enough to be stripped off after one revolution, and is conveyed through the coating machine for further curing and coating applications.

This coating wheel is 18 feet in diameter and weighs approximately 25 tons.
 
Location. 43° 12.136′ N, 77° 38.68′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) and Bernice St., on the right when traveling east on West Ridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14615, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. King's Landing 1796 (approx. one mile away); Kelsey's Landing (approx. 1.6 miles away); Casconchiagon (approx. 1.6 miles away); Grant Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Our Irondequoit (approx. 2 miles away); Old Ridge Road (approx. 2.6 miles away); Samuel Torres (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Samuel Torres (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce

 
Roll Coating Wheel Marker from Ridge Road image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 21, 2014
2. Roll Coating Wheel Marker from Ridge Road
Roll Coating Wheel and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 21, 2014
3. Roll Coating Wheel and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2017, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 27, 2017, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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