Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info https://finetooljournal.net/ 2019-03-19T02:41:13+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 6803-313 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4470/6803-313 6803-313 GOODELL-PRATT No. 5 single speed hand drill. One bit in the numbered compartments in head, red paint on gear 80%, good wood with light wear, could use a cleaning. Good (CWL171) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-312 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4469/6803-312 6803-312 O.W. BULLOCK eggbeater drill. 10-1/2" solid cast iron drill with distinctive "O.W.B." mark cast into stippled background on handle. Bullock, of Springfield, MA, primarily manufactured watchmaker's tools. Drivewheel has some pitting but teeth intact, japanning 85% and rosewood head. No bit. Good (RRT60) 35 - 70 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-311 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4468/6803-311 6803-311 MILLERS FALLS No. 4 jeweler's drill. 85% japanning, someone has painted decorative red and gold dots on gear, rosewood handle good. Good (PNG108) 50 - 100 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-310 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4467/6803-310 6803-310 MILLERS FALLS No. 104 "Buck Rogers" hand drill. The gray paint has a few tiny scratches but is mostly complete, 3 jaw chuck. Includes 5 bits in the handle. From the John and Janet Wells collection. Good (WLS213) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-309 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4466/6803-309 6803-309 Pistol grip hand drill. Unmarked and looks familiar but I can't place it. Black japanning with red gear and wood handle, aluminum grip, three jaw chuck. Japanning 85%, wood handle relacquered. Good (PLH195x) 50 - 100 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-308 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4465/6803-308 6803-308 Brass drill. Brass forked frame with 6" long handle that extends out the side of the shaft, presumably for grip and carrying, 6" wide brass gear with different shaped decorative holes in it, 4" long mushroom shaped head, thumbscrew chuck and metal handle. Good (PLH773) 50 - 100 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-307 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4464/6803-307 *6803-307 MILLERS FALLS No. 2 eggbeater grill. Wood worn, rusty, three jaw chuck ok, japanning 75%. Good- (GRN77) 20 - 40 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-306 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4463/6803-306 6803-306 Lot of two ratcheting tools. A MILLERS FALLS No. 62A screwdriver, clean with a little crackle to lacquer, has a flared collar above the chuck. Flathead screw bit. And a YANKEE No. 75 push drill, light wear, jaws good. Good (CWL 178,179) 35 - 70 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-305 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4462/6803-305 6803-305 A.H. REID "Lightning" brace. A nice example with an attractive sapwood streak in the head, light wear to grip, small crack at base of head. spring that holds bit in is present; Reid's 1882 patent date marked on shaft. Reid's 1882 patent date marked on shaft. Good (LHD 176) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-304 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4461/6803-304 6803-304 Brass frame brace. 5-1/2" long mushroom shaped head made from what looks like applewood, 5-3/8" x 2-5/8" frame is cast brass with iron gears and wood handle. Circle chuck with locking screw. Some staining on head and cracks in handle. Good (PLH 774) 40 - 80 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-244 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4401/6803-244 6803-244 MCCLELLAN corner brace. Stephen McClellan received four patents for variations on this pattern - two in San Marcos, TX, in 1897 and two after he moved to New York. All are rated either A or B in Pearson. This is the version with the v-shaped guide and adjustable breast plate. Traces of nickel plating and rust on body, handle has split in wood. Marked only "Patent Applied For." Like most McClellan Braces has a Millers Falls chuck marked with McCoy's patent. Good- better (TBI66) 60 - 120 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-243 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4400/6803-243 6803-243 ATHOL MACHINE CO. hand vise. Nice grip with light wear, 1-1/4" jaws tightened with large thumbscrew, overall clean. Athol Machine Company was started by L. Starrett in 1868 and this one predates the name change in 1920. Good (RBN304) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-242 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4399/6803-242 6803-242 Lot of two corner braces. A STANLEY No. 984 with sweetheart mark, traces of red paint and wear on wood, plating 70%. And a KEEN KUTTER No. K400 with worn wood and cracked head. Good- better (CVR720) 35 - 70 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-241 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4398/6803-241 6803-241 Brass brace. Thumbscrew square chuck, 8" sweep, fully brass. Marked with user initials. Good (GST1004) 40 - 80 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-240 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4397/6803-240 6803-240 Lot of two STANLEY No. 610 pistol grip drills. Both with sweetheart marks, One is in decent shape with 80% japanning and 75% orange paint on gear, two bits, nickel on chuck good, some rust. Other is likely more for parts as it is missing wood grip, jaws don't seem to work, no bits, gear painted silver, rusty. Good- better (WFN31) 120 - 240 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-239 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4396/6803-239 6803-239 MUELLER ratchet pipe reamer 50076. Solid cast iron body with cone shaped ratcheting head and metal grip. A few chips and traces of japanning. Marked Decatur, Ill. Good (CVR707) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-238 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4395/6803-238 6803-238 GRABLER MFG CO. chain drill attachment. Clean with traces of japanning, light wear. Grabler was a Cleveland, OH, company from the early to mid-1900s. Good (DEN50) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-237 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4394/6803-237 6803-237 Lot of two Scandinavian pattern braces. Both smith made out of flat stock with spring locking chucks, both have fruitwood knobs with cracks; 7" sweep. Good (GST1006) 40 - 80 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-236 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4393/6803-236 6803-236 Gentleman's ball brace. Large bulbous 4" tall head with brass ferrule, ball grip, thumbscrew square chuck, surface rust spots and wear to wood. Unmarked but nicely made. Good (GST1005) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-235 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4392/6803-235 6803-235 Lot of two patented braces. Both unmarked but resemble braces classified as "NS" in Pearson. The first looks like Newton's 1873 patent and the second resembles D.W. Goodell's 1865 patent. Both with surface rust and cast iron heads; the Newton has big chunk broken out of the chuck sleeve. Good (GST1007,1008) 100 - 180 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-234 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4391/6803-234 6803-234 Lot of two handled tools. Archimedean drill with solid brass head and grip, friction chuck. And a JONES patent reversible spiral screwdriver made by F.A. HOWARD of Belfast, ME, with wood head and brass stem, ratchet mechanism activated by sliding a brass ring. Good (CVR705) 40 - 80 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-233 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4390/6803-233 6803-233 Lot of two patent wrench brace tools. One patented by S. ROBINSON and sometimes manufactured by LOWENTRAUT, this one is marked with just the 12/25/77 patent date on top jaw. Wood grip and head have wear and chips, rust on metal. And one patented by S. J. JOHNSON and manufactured by Lowentraut, this appears to have both Johnson and Lowentraut marks on the jaws and 12/4/94 patent on body. Wood grip has large chip and held together with wire, and is missing brace head and stem. Good- better (CVR716) 50 - 100 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-178 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4335/6803-178 6803-178 Lot of 3 ratcheting braces. A MILLERS FALLS No. 1663 with 8 inch sweep with light wear and what looks like a MILLERS FALLS No. 30, rusty and large chip on head. Plus a PS W No. 1021 with 10 inch sweep in clean shape with mild wear. Good (RBN78, 367) 35 - 70 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-177 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4334/6803-177 6803-177 Marked TAYLOR patent brace. Jeremy Taylor received his patent in 1836, the only earlier brace patent was destroyed in the patent office fire of 1836 and no examples are known. Taylor-pattern braces are frequently found, but this one is actually marked "Taylor's Patent" which is fairly uncommon. It also has the number 7 stamped above the chuck likely because it has a 7 inch sweep. It isn't marked by Increase Wilson who manufactured many of Taylor's braces. There is a brass screw in the stem below the head that does not look original and does not work to keep head in place so it slides up about a half inch. Includes two spoon bits. Good (RSH561) 50 - 100 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST. 6803-176 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4333/6803-176 6803-176 Lot of 3 STANLEY braces. A No. 921, a No. 1250 Defiance, and a No. H1253 Handyman. Light wear on all and a few chips to paint on Handyman. All with 10 inch sweeps. Good (TWR239) 30 - 60 NOTE: All initial bids must be submitted by end of day Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bids may be raised by calling (800) 248-8114 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until 10PM EST.