Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info https://finetooljournal.net/ 2019-12-06T20:16:07+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 6901-380 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6416/6901-380 6901-380 Lot of two STANLEY No. 1093 levels. Both 24", mahogany, with sweeheart marks, fully brassbound with brass end caps. Both have wear but no major damage. Good & better (SPM538) 60 - 100 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-379 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6415/6901-379 6901-379 Lot of two brass-bound BAKER-MCMILLEN levels. A 12" "Standard" No. 110, rosewood stock with nailed-on brass binding, near fine, and a 30" model, softwood with the finish almost completely worn off but no damage, user initials in side, vial surround oxidized. Baker-McMillen was known for its unique vial design, patented in 1904, in which the vials were enclosed in glass tubes; the larger one has these vials but the shorter does not even though its marked with the patent date. Good & better (SPM544) 60 - 120 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-378 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6414/6901-378 6901-378 DAVIS LEVEL & TOOL inclinometer. 24", heavier filigree, intact with faint traces of gold highlighting, two adjusting screws through top rail, brass dial oxidized but undamaged and could be cleaned. Good+ (CBM) 100 - 200 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-377 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6413/6901-377 6901-377 P. QUIGLEY level with user made sights. 18-1/4" level by Philip Quigley, an early Newark maker, with a single original vial. Solid brass sights have been attached to each end, one with two pinholes and a larger circle that originally had cross hairs, the other with a single pinhole and two large circles. All cross hairs missing. There's a chip by the edge of the vial cover, but the wood is otherwise very clean. An intriguing early level. Good+ (SPM549) 60 - 120 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-376 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6412/6901-376 6901-376 User made steel level. An exceptionally nice example, 28" long, heavy steel (weighs 9 pounds) with decorative cutouts. Original vials. Not signed, but according to the consignor's tag it was made by one Bernhard Rice, a lifelong resident of Eau Claire who worked as a machinist for the Uniroyal Company. Cleanable surface rust on one side. Good+ (DCR400) 100 - 200 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-307 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6343/6901-307 6901-307 Lot of two GOODELL-PRATT brass bound levels. A No. 4420, rosewood, 20", and a No. 4524, mahogany, 24" long, with 50% decal. Both have minor scratches but no damage. Good+ (SPM540) 40 - 80 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-306 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6342/6901-306 6901-306 Lot of two KEEN KUTTER brass bound levels. A 26" KK45, mahogany, super clean, and a 30" KK50, cherry, more wear but no damage. Both marked with James' 1904 patent for glass tube enclosed level vials, and both have such vials, indicating that they were made for KK by Baker-McMillen. All vials intact with greenish fluid. Good & better (CAN5,7) 70 - 140 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-305 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6341/6901-305 *6901-305 STANLEY No. 37G machinist's level IOB. 12", nickel-plated with scalloped ends and closed web, eclipse rotating vial covers, shafting groove. Surface rust, primarily on one side and cleanable. Box lid is worn with split seams and one missing end, but has intact Type 6 label. Good+ (SPM536) 20 - 40 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-304 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6340/6901-304 6901-304 Lot of two STANLEY No. 1097 levels. These small stock (2-1/6" high), fully brass bound rosewood levels are among the rarest of the Stanley line, manufactured only in 1914. Not numbered, as was typical, but with sweetheart marks, 18" long, in very clean condition. Fine (SPM538A) 150 - 250 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-303 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6339/6901-303 6901-303 Lot of two DAVIS & COOK wooden levels. One is 28" No. 6, cherry, with the type 1 vial containers patented by Cook in 1893, in like new condition. The other is 28", rosewood, with the second type vial containers patented by Davis (but still marked with the Cook patent), a little more wear than the No. 6 but still very clean. Fine (SPM740,900) 60 - 100 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-302 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6338/6901-302 6901-302 Lot of two KEEN KUTTER KK0 levels. The low end of the KK line, nonadjustable with no brass binding and single plumbs. One 26" and one 28". Both have overall wear and rounded edges but no damage. Good (CAN6,8) 30 - 60 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-191 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6227/6901-191 6901-191 STANLEY No. 40 ivory rule. Caliper rule, two cracks in body, marked Stanley, slight yellowing on outside and clean inside. Pins ok. Good (SWR3) 100 - 200 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-190 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6226/6901-190 *6901-190 Small plumb bob. Brass 1-3/4" long with steel tip and knurled top. Cute as a button. Good (HSS156) 25 - 50 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-189 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6225/6901-189 *6901-189 Lot of two MARBLES compass pins. Both look vintage, brass, one missing the pin part, some tarnish on both. Good (HSS) 20 - 40 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-188 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6224/6901-188 6901-188 STANLEY No. 40 ivory caliper rule. Four fold, one foot, German silver bound. Marked Stanley. Slightly yellowed, some wear and one crack. Pins ok. Good (HSS184) 125 - 250 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-187 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6223/6901-187 6901-187 Lot of two STANLEY rules. A No. 59 double arch rule with light wear and a few mild dings, only one pin present. And a No. 82 board scale rule with scales on interior intact. Fairly clean with minimal staining and slight tarnish, pins ok. Good (JCI543, JCI544) 100 - 200 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-186 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6222/6901-186 *6901-186 STANLEY 150th anniversary pocket tape IOB. Mint with certificate of authenticity included. Fine (SWR22) 25 - 50 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-185 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6221/6901-185 6901-185 LUFKIN No. 863L inclinometer rule. A decent example of Lufkin's fourfold, two-foot folding rule with a level in the edge. Boxwood mostly clean with mild staining at hinges, brass lhas a bit of tarnish, inside pins missing. Good (HSS183) 40 - 80 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-184 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6220/6901-184 *6901-184 PRESTON spirit level. Ebony and brass, vial wet. Some tarnish on brass plate, user initials carved into bottom. Good (SWR9) 20 - 40 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-183 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6219/6901-183 6901-183 Large brass plumb bob. 5-1/2" long with decorative knurling at top and long steel point. Minor dinging but a couple dents, slightly tarnished. Good (HSS151) 30 - 60 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-182 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6218/6901-182 *6901-182 Brass plumb bob. 4" long turnip shaped with knurled top and steel tip. Some dinging. Good (HSS154) 25 - 50 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-181 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6217/6901-181 6901-181 Lot of two brass plumb bobs. Both 4". One attached to 15" long brass rod with hook at the end, clean. And other turnip shaped with steel point, some dinging. Good (GST542, GST550) 30 - 60 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-180 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6216/6901-180 6901-180 H. CHAPIN log rule. 3/4" square wooden rule with scales on all sides, marked "H. Chapin Union Factory." Some staining and wear, a few dings on ends. Good (HSS174) 50 - 100 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-179 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6215/6901-179 *6901-179 Inclinometer. 20-1/2" long stock looks like oak, brass vial plate and end plates, plus brass foot on one end adjusted by screw. Vial wet, initials on one end. Good (WOL438) 25 - 50 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~ 6901-178 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 2019-08-23T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/6214/6901-178 6901-178 AERO INSTRUMENT CO pelorus drift sight IOB. Designed to take bearings on objects or measure the angle between heading and the track of an airplane. Consists of a small scope with bar that inserts into base with scales. Base is in pasteboard box with about 50% label, and both it and the telescope are inside a wood fingerjointed box with sliding lid. Some tarnish to brass rod, otherwise in pretty good shape. Good (HSS168) 40 - 80 ~~ INITIAL BIDS must be placed by end of the day on Saturday, September 14, 2019. PLACED BIDS may be raised until 10PM EST on Sunday, September 15, 2019 by calling (800) 964-9036. To see current high bid, please call (800) 964-9036 between 10am-5pm EST as we also get bids via phone, mail, and fax ~~