Pile Driver

| View Cart ⇗ | Info

This pile driver is powered by a horse. The horse will pull a cord that raises the weight. When the weight reaches the top of the device, it is released. After being released it will fall a distance before striking an object below with great force causing it to pressed into the ground.


Charles Barnard Tools and Machines (New York, NY: Silver, Burdett and Company, 1903)


TIFF (full resolution)

1488×2400, 955.7 KiB

Large GIF

634×1024, 115.6 KiB

Medium GIF

396×640, 57.7 KiB

Small GIF

198×320, 20.5 KiB