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Antique SAAL Record Player Cleanup

In for repair is an antique record player with a SAAL motor.  Serial number 17692 built in Chicago Ill. The movement was extremely dirty.  This is a picture of the movement before any work was done. Very greasy After taking the mechanism apart the grease is really visible. This is a picture of the main spindle The mainspring barrel Another look at the barrel Parts after cleaning and before assembly A closer look After cleaning and assembly Finished Product, a smooth running phonograph motor