McKnight-Miller Machine Company
L.G. McKnight was a very early chair machine manufacturer
that started in Gardner, MA.
Larry Miller of Statesville, NC bought the company and it’s
line of chair and boring machines sometime in the 1960’s.
He rebuilt their machines, and set up a very advanced and capable
machine manufacturing business for the southern furniture industry.
McKnight-Miller made Haunchers, Boring machines and early CNC machines.
They were best known for rebuilding, modifiying and greatly improving
the line of Bell 24 and Bell 424 specialty chair leg machines.
This is the only known example of a Miller designed and built Bed Lock