Stow & Wilcox
Stow & Wilcox manufactured a turntable. Like
the Reading 76 this parer has a heavy table mount, which can be removed.
with three different gears. The outer teeth drive the fork gear. Inner
teeth drive two gears. The first gear connects to the table gear via
an axle. The
second gear, decorated with teardrop-shaped holes has a lip that activates
the push-off. The turntable gear carrying the paring arm rotates around
a stationary platform that acts to push the blade away from the apple.
stationary platform also has a blossom
cutter, which is engaged by
an incline on the turntable gear. The parer is marked PATD. OCT. 5, 1880.