View Full Version : XLO Mill essential accessory gloat!!

02-03-2015, 09:38 PM
A friend recently found this shot glass in his late father's house and gave it to me; knowing I would probably appreciate & treasure it. I think it's very unique & special and indeed will treasure it.

His father was as an engineer for the Dover Corp. (elevators) from the 50's through 1984 and we assume picked this up at a trade show or convention. I tried to do a panaramic merge in P/Shop to show the complete engraving on the bottom edge but failed. It says "(XLO) 1955 Machine Tool Show (XLO) X-Cell-O Corp. Detroit." If it could talk I bet there'd be some tall tales told.;)

I'm not sure how safe it is to down my libations from a bare aluminum cup but I did promise to toast his father and toast him I shall!

http://i57.photobucket.com/albums/g227/DBAviation/XLO-1BW_zpse8a95420.jpg (http://s57.photobucket.com/user/DBAviation/media/XLO-1BW_zpse8a95420.jpg.html)

http://i57.photobucket.com/albums/g227/DBAviation/XLO-3BW_zpsb1654b6d.jpg (http://s57.photobucket.com/user/DBAviation/media/XLO-3BW_zpsb1654b6d.jpg.html)

http://i57.photobucket.com/albums/g227/DBAviation/XLO-4BW_zpsd06492b9.jpg (http://s57.photobucket.com/user/DBAviation/media/XLO-4BW_zpsd06492b9.jpg.html)

02-03-2015, 10:01 PM
Pretty Kool!!!


Old Hat
02-04-2015, 04:36 AM
And safe, as long as an acidic beverage is not left in it for a length of time.

02-04-2015, 07:24 AM
Nice cup! Personally I've been looking to find a right angle adapter for my XLO mill, I figured that's what this was going to be about. :)