Sellers hob

noun Sel·lers hob \(¦)selə(r)z-\

Definition of Sellers hob

  1. :  a hob designed to be run on centers with the work held against it and fed to it by the motion of the lathe carriage

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Origin and Etymology of sellers hob

after William Sellers †1905 American engineer and inventor


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