Drill End Plates: The Ends Justify the Means

End plates for press drills and grain drills make up impressive collection

Roger Eshelman's display of cast iron drill box end plates at a Waukee, Iowa, show
Roger Eshelman's display of cast iron drill box end plates at a Waukee, Iowa, show. "They haven't made them with cast iron for 50-60 years," Roger says. "If it's cast iron, it must be at least 60 years old."