Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info https://finetooljournal.net/ 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 7101-346 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11091/7101-346 7101-346 Dealer's lot of drawknives. Four with fixed handles including 10" unmarked, 8" DIAMOND EDGE, 8" H.D. SMITH with the "perfect handles" and marked as such, and 8" PECK, STOW & WILCOX. Most handles have some wear and rust on about half. And three with adjustable handle including 10" by GREENLEE, 8" by A.J. WILKINSON, and 8" unmmarked, handles worn. All edges good. As is, no returns. Good 100-200 (ECN265, 266) 7101-345 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11090/7101-345 7101-345 Dealer's lot of chisels and gouges. About 16 gouges, sizes vary from 1/8" to 1-1/4" and several are crank-end and one crank neck, plus one vee-shaped. Plus about 11 chisels, most bevel edged, 1/4" to 1" in size. Makers include ADDIS, BUCK BROS, JENNINGS, JAMES SWAN, GREAVES & SONS, BUTCHER, DOUGLASS MFG CO., STANLEY. Handles ok on most, edges generally good. As is, no returns. Good & better 125-250 (SNR064) 7101-344 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11089/7101-344 7101-344 Dealer's lot of wooden planes. Include round (two), hollow (two), nosing plane, tongue plane (two), side rabbet, smoothing plane, dado (two), center round. One of the dados has screw missing for fence, other has missing wedge, center round has openings for arms and fence that are missing. Most other planes have some wear or rust. Makers include STOTHERT, W.I. WALKER, J.M. SLATER (Detroit, 2 stars), N. SPAULDING, BENSEN & CRANNELL, P. BROOKS & CO (center round, Pittsfield mark), and nosing plane is marked H.L. NARRAMORE, Cummington, MA, which is the 5 star mark in AWP. Chewing and wear on most of them, staining, most in fair condition. As is, no returns. Good- & better 100-200 (JHE19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 32, 34) 7101-343 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11088/7101-343 7101-343 Dealer's lot of pocket and measuring tapes. Several LUFKIN of different sizes, plus some pocket tapes with variety of makers including EAGLE RULE, WALSCO, PENN MFG CORP., BALDWIN, CHAMPION, AMSCO, TUFBOY, etc. Plus a few 100 ft tapes by DIETZGEN and BELKNAP, and a EVANS RULE square tape in original packaging that is in the shape of a 45 degree angle and functions also as a square. All in decent shape with some wear on a few. As is, no returns. Good & better 50-100 (SNR082) 7101-342 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11087/7101-342 7101-342 Lot of books and pamphlets. Pamphlets for NORTON, BROWN & SHARPE, HKP Porter Cutters, and REED PIPE tools. Plus Eric Sloane "Museum of Early American Tools" and a MWTCA reprint of "The Cabinet Maker's Guide," Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Consolidated List of Conrail Locomotives and Oakland, CA, Naval Flight Orderly Duties booklet. Plus CARNEGIE STEEL CO notepad and RED DIAMOND welding lens in original sleeve. Good & better 50-100 (SKS079) 7101-341 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11086/7101-341 7101-341 Lot of original catalogs. Two for BROWN & SHARPE including a No. 34 and a smaller pamphlet style one, two for DISSTON, two for BONNEY TOOLS of Allentown, PA, catalogs C-1 and C-2. Plus a J.T. SLOCOMB CO. No. 18 machinists' tools and measuring book and a CARBORUNDUM booklet No. 10. All have some minor wear to covers and yellowing of pages. Good & better 60-120 (SKS078) 7101-340 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11085/7101-340 7101-340 Lot of LUFKIN tool catalogs. Catalog Nos. 6, 7, 8, and 10 with four copies of No. 7 and No. 10 is a MWTCA reproduction. Most in decent condition but a No. 7 has significant wear to cover. Good & better 50-100 (SKS076) 7101-339 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11084/7101-339 7101-339 Lot of two STANLEY books. Antique and Collectible Stanley Tools by John Walter, third printing (1991), clean with some creases in spine. And The Legend of Stanley by Jeffrey Rodengen, in nice condition. Good 40-80 (ECN411) 7101-338 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11083/7101-338 *7101-338 Lot of catalogs and reprints . Three original saw publications including two DISSTON The Saw in History with some wear and writing on cover of one, plus a SIMONDS Pocket Guide for Carpenters with top right corner missing. Plus some tool booklets on Cooper Tools by Dale Kirby, The Village Blacksmith by Jocelyn Bailey, History of the Scroll and Jig Saws, and Fake & Forged Trademarks on Old and New Glass by J.R. Cronin. Plus reprints including many Stanley pamphlets, Davis Level & Tool Co. price list, How to Use Woodworking Tools, and Stanley Facts about Tools. Good 35-70 (ECN) 7101-337 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11082/7101-337 7101-337 Lot of four books. Three by Pollak including first and second editions of American Wooden Planes and Their Makers, and the 1989 Supplement book. All in gently used condition. Plus A Guide to the Makers of American Wooden Planes by Pollak and Elliott, 4th edition, clean. Good 50-100 (ECN410) 7101-336 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11081/7101-336 *7101-336 Lot of two books. Restoring Antique Tools by Herbert P Kean, clean. And Restoring, Tuning & Using Woodworking Tools by Michael Dunbar, mild wear. Good 30-60 (ECN412) 7101-335 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11080/7101-335 *7101-335 Lot of books and catalog reprints. Reprints include SEARS, ROEBUCK & CO. Tools, Machinery, Blacksmith's Supplies, ATKINS Saw Sense, Thomas Napier by Alan G. Bates, Bench Work in Wood by Goss, How to Use Woodworking Tools by Henry S. Grew, and Forty Years of Hardware by Norvell. Books include Practical Projects for the Blacksmith by Ted Tucker, Old Tools by Jack P. Wood, and four books by Robert E. Smith for Bench Metal Work, Sheet Metal Work, Patternmaking and Founding, and Etching, Spinning, Raising, and Tooling Metal. Plus Scale Woodcraft magazine from Autumn 1986 and some Stanley No. 46 instruction sheet reprints. A few have some wear to covers. Good- & better 30-60 (ECN1000) 7101-334 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11079/7101-334 7101-334 S. CROP framing chisel. 1-1/2" blade, 24" overall, socket handle with octagonal striking ring around the butt. Marked "S. Crop Cast Steel"; a name not listed in the EAIA directory. Light surface rust but no pitting; good edge. Good+ 60-120 (RRT1152) 7101-333 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11078/7101-333 7101-333 Plumb bob. Circular shape, sheet brass over what looks like a lead core, with decorative molding on the bottom half. 4-1/2" diameter. One of the more unusual plumb bobs we've seen. Good+ 100-200 (RRT1150) 7101-332 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11077/7101-332 7101-332 Set of numbered branding irons. Nine total, with digits from 1 to 0 (with the 6 also serving as a 9). 18" long with iron loop handles and cone-shaped copper heads, digits are 5/8" high. Fine 80-150 (RRT1155) 7101-331 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11076/7101-331 7101-331 Lot of three IRWIN auger bits IOB. One 5/8" traditional Irwin central post bit, and two L?Hommedieu style bits, 13/16" and 7/8". The L?Hommedieu bits are also marked Irwin, and are unused, still with the original coating on the tips. The box originally held six 13/16" central post bits, intact with good labels. Good+ 30-60 (RRT1154) 7101-330 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11075/7101-330 7101-330 ANTHONY patent joist drill. Patented 1896 by Elliot Anthony of Detroit, not listed in Pearson. Drill head slides along a 22" pi4ece of angle iron. One of the cleanest examples we've seen Fine 200-400 (RRT1151) 7101-329 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11074/7101-329 7101-329 Lot of six pigsticker chisels. Similar in appearance but from different sets. Makers include James Swan, D.B. Barton, and PS&W. Blades pretty clean with a couple of chips from edges. In a In a hinged lid wooden box, 17-1/4" by 9-1/2". Good+ 50-100 (RRT1153) 7101-328 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11073/7101-328 7101-328 ROYAL rope winder. Four hook style winder made by A.D. Long of Fairfield, IA. An uncommon type of winder. Overall surface rust but no damage and works smoothly. Good+ 100-200 (RRT1149) 7101-327 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11072/7101-327 7101-327 GOODELL-PRATT No. 186 two-speed ratcheting breast drill. G-P's most heavy duty breast drill, with divided gear enclosure. 18" long with malleable iron frame and leather breast strap that has torn loose at one end and been reattached. Japanning 80%, red paint and decals on drive wheels about 60%, works smoothly. Good 50-100 (RRT1148) 7101-326 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11071/7101-326 7101-326 PROGRESSIVE MACHINE CO. shear sharpener. Made by company in Chicago presumably in the mid-1920s as it is marked with 1921 and 1922 patent dates. Has most of original japanning plus pinstripe on 11"x 5" base, handle good, and original plating on some parts intact. Still works smoothly and looks barely used. Good+ 60-120 (RRT1147) 7101-325 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11070/7101-325 7101-325 STAR shade cutter. Made by the STAR SHADE CUTTER CO., established in 1907 just 10 miles up the road from the Fine Tool Journal, in St. Joseph, MI. Large handled gear wheel turns shade holder and cutter mounted on one end is spring mounted. Has about 80% of original japanning, decorative paint, and red plaque with maker name. Needs some cleaning, especially of rust, and with some lubrication it seems like it would work good as new. Looks like an early model. Good 50-100 (RRT1146) 7101-324 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11069/7101-324 7101-324 JO FULLER yankee plow. Darkly patinated beech, flat riveted arms with one crack in shoulder, thumbscrew locking arms and tombstone type depth stop. Narrow chamfers, wedge a little lighter but looks original, chips by the arm holes, crack at heel. Fuller's D2 mark (1 star). Good- 60-120 (SCA266) 7101-323 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11068/7101-323 7101-323 MELVILLE wedge-arm plow plane. Toe marked with the script signature of Thomas Melville of Aberdeen, also has a user name. Age checks in body, a few checks in wood, fence is a little loose. Tombstone depth stop, wedges look original. Melville was an early nineteenth century Scottish maker whose planes are uncommon. Good- 50-100 (MHS058) 7101-322 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/auction-list/viewbids/11067/7101-322 7101-322 BENSEN & CRANNELL handled screw arm plow plane. Beech body, outer nuts cracked, one inner nut is a replacement, crack in fence and wedge chewed. Tote has gouge in one side near tip, threads have minor dinging. Some sharpie writing on body, fence, and cutter. Good- 35-70 (MHS053)