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Screwdriver - Wikipedia

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A screwdriver is a tool, manual or powered, for turning (driving or removing) screws. A typical simple screwdriver has a handle and a shaft, and a tip that the user inserts into the screw head to tu...

History of Screws and Screwdrivers - Inventors - About.com

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Around the first century, screw shaped tools became common, however, historians do not know who invented the first. Early screws were made from wood and ...

Find Out about the History of Screwdrivers - Working Man

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The first mention of a screwdriver or something resembling a screwdriver in history is assumed ... Some people believe that the screwdriver was invented from a

The History of the Phillips Screwdriver - Charles & Hudson

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Feb 22, 2010 ... 32 years ago the Phillips screwdriver was patented by Henry F. Phillips who was a Portland, Oregon, businessman. from Wired Phillips wasn't ...

History of the Robertson Screwdriver - ThomasNet

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The history of the Roberston screwdriver, invented by P.L. Robertson, is detailed here.

Screwdriver facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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By the first century b.c., large wooden screws were used in presses for ... The second most widely used screwdriver, the "Phillips," was invented in the late 1920s ...

A Better Way to Screw. | A Continuous Lean.

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Apr 5, 2013 ... The screw was invented in the early 30's by Henry F. Phillips, a Portland, ... The Phillips screw first gained acceptance with Cadillac in the late 30's. ... Gradually the Phillips screw and screwdriver worked their way into other ...

First Chapter: 'One Good Turn' - The New York Times

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A Natural History of the Screwdriver and the Screw ... He mentions that eyeglasses were invented twenty years earlier, and that he has even spoken with the ...

One Good Turn: A Natural History of the Screwdriver and the Screw ...

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One Good Turn is a story starring Archimedes, who invented the water screw and .... The first place where much shows up on the screwdriver in older texts is ...

Screw This, Screw That: Why We Have Different Types of Screws ...

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Jan 21, 2011 ... Early screwdrivers had pear-shaped handles and were made for slotted ... around the beginning of the First Industrial Revolution that the screw ...

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8 Little Known Facts about the History of the Screw

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Jun 12, 2013 ... He discovers that all of these tools were invented during the Roman age if not before. ... Screws were first used in olive presses and grape presses. ... To remove a screw without a screwdriver, one actually has to cut away the ...

The History of the Phillips Screwdriver - Chris Duke

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May 22, 2014 ... From the first time a spark was created to walking on the surface of a ... made today could owe much more than they do to the screwdriver and ...

Screwdriver History_Technology article_Screwdriver Bits ...

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Nov 1, 2012 ... The screwdriver was invented in Germany in the late fifteenth century. Originally called a 'screwturner,' the first documentation of the tool is in ...