The First Washing Machine ofTurkey: Tolon

Kamil Tolon had designed many devices at his littleworkshop in his house. One of them was ironsaw. A businessman of Bursa, Fahri Bat›ca, hadsupported Tolon and assumed the sale of this saw.This device was mass produced by him and is stillbeing used.in the industry. In the workshop of TolonMachine Industry Collective Company, foundedin 1942, many tools and appliances had beenproduced. Tolon Company produced the first 100%Turkish washing machine in 1954.