History of the B.D. Tillinghast Machine Shop

Est. 1892, McDonald, PA.



This CD was created to make available a peice of Industrial history that was nearly lost. Included in this CD are scanned images, documentation and complete flyers and sales literature for the B.D. Tillinghast Machine Company in McDonald, PA. Circa 1883 ~ 1945.

Note: Most of the documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 or higher.





Read the Tillinghast story as it was publish in the Janurary, 2002 Issue of Gas Engine Magazine.


View images of the Tillinghast Shop


Read sales literature.


Read a second reprint of the sales literature.


Read sales literature on Tillinghast compressors.


Veiw D.C.& U. Patents


Read D.C.& U. parts pricing catalog



All material on this CD is Copyright ©2001, Joe Prinzinger and Bill Tremel.