Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 7101-332 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/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) 7101-328 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/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) 7101-326 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/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/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) 7101-283 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11028/7101-283 *7101-283 Lot of two tools. A KEEN KUTTER K3 saw set with 95% nickel plating and works smoothly. And a CIMCO quick adjust monkey wrench with 60% japanning. Good 20-40 (COL122, 164) 7101-282 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11027/7101-282 7101-282 SILVER MFG CO. patented hollow auger. Marked with 9/23/73 patent date along with No. 1. Silver Manufacturing Company was based in Salem, OR, and operated from the 1890s to mid-1900s. Consists of heavy cast iron collar with knurled brass base and brass collar beneath stem. Four cutter heads adjust to desired size. Some dings in edges of brass, a few rust spots. Good 40-80 (TBI169) 7101-281 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11026/7101-281 *7101-281 Miscellaneous tools. A mix of drill bits, flathead screwdriver bits, and nail punches, 11 total. Inside oval shaped leather case. Good 10-20 (UNK) 7101-280 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11025/7101-280 *7101-280 Lot of two tenoning tools. A STEARNS adjustable hollow auger with error on patent date where it says "Junl" instead of "June." Japanning 95%, cutter sharp. And an unmarked spoke pointer that also might be by STEARNS, japanning 90%, edge sharp. Good 25-50 (RRT62, 77) 7101-279 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11024/7101-279 *7101-279 Lot of two box scrapers. Large one by NICHOLLS MFG CO. with red painted and head wooden handle painted black with some wear to both. And a smaller MARXOFF patent (3/3/08) manufactured by US BOTTLERS MACHY CO of Chicago. Nickel plating 80%, 1-1/4" toothed cutter locked by knurled screw. Good 30-60 (RRT63, 100) 7101-278 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11023/7101-278 7101-278 Lot of two saw sets. A W.O. RUST patent (8/22/54) marked with name and patent date, some dinging and rust spots. And a STANLEY No. 43, japanning 95%, one or two spots of rust. Good 40-80 (CVR1205) 7101-277 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11022/7101-277 *7101-277 GOODELL-PRATT No. 83 universal ratchet handle. Traces of japanning, wood has wear and a small chip. Good 25-50 (RRT292) 7101-276 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11021/7101-276 *7101-276 ROLLMAN MFG No. 4 cherry seeder. Less common version without long stem so clamp is right below the cup. Has about 40% original plating, overall in decent shape. Good 20-40 (RRT919) 7101-275 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11020/7101-275 *7101-275 PEARSON patented automatic nailer. Sometimes described as the first nail gun, the nails are loaded into a tin container and fed into the chamber where they are driven by striking the plunger with a hammer. Stencil about 70% legible, a few rust spots and could use a cleaning otherwise a nice example. Good 30-60 (RRT) 7101-236 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10981/7101-236 7101-236 Lot of miscellaneous dental tools. Various picks, mirrors, gauges, scissors, pliers, extensions, extractors, etc. All in clean condition. At least 50 pieces. Good 100-200 (GRY4, 5) 7101-235 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10980/7101-235 7101-235 Pulp tester. Unmarked inside a purple velvet lined original case, comes with attachments and two electric plug lines. Super heavy, vibrates when turned on and used to test for dead teeth based upon electrical pulses sent. Super clean and looks unused, likely from the 1940s or so. Good+ 100-200 (GRY) 7101-234 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10979/7101-234 7101-234 Lot of two dental articulator tools. Two articulators used to hold dentures while working on them including a HANAU condylar articulator and a SNOW DENTAL CO. Acme-Medium articulator marked with patent dates from 1909-1915. Both show mild use. Good 50-100 (GRY7) 7101-233 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10978/7101-233 7101-233 Lot of miscellaneous dental tools. Various picks, mirrors, gauges, scissors, bite plates, reamers, extensions, extractors, attachments, etc. A couple polishing brushes in original box. A few marked UDIMCOLITE and CLEV-DENT, and a couple have patents on them. Uncommon and in good shape. Good 50-100 (GRY3, 6) 7101-232 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10977/7101-232 *7101-232 Lot of miscellaneous tools. 23 items, mostly screwdrivers including some small perfect handles and some that look like Stanley combination plane screwdrivers, plus some scratch awls, leatherworking tools, a nail puller, and a sawset. Good 25-50 (JMC421) 7101-226 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10971/7101-226 7101-226 GERSTNER machinist chest. 26" x 14" x 8" with 5 drawers and top compartment with mirror. Felt is faded inside lid but ok in drawers. Filled with machinist and patternmaker's tools including STANLEY Nos. 4 and 8 bench planes in fair condition with some rust and japanning missing, two No. 18 knuckle joint block planes, a Handyman block plane, and a No. 13 circular plane in decent condition, combination square parts, 7 brass miniature shaves and a few brass shave parts, a few knives, about a dozen chisels and gouges including a couple crank neck and a few missing handles, shrink rule set, patternmaker gouge set, marking gauge, bevel, OMICRON beam compass IOB, and some miscellaneous pamphlets. Leatherette on outside has some scratches and rips, no key. Good 250-500 (CWL102) 7101-140 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10843/7101-140 *7101-140 Lot of three items. Miniature 1" charms for scissors, snips, pliers, frying pan, etc inside plastic sleeve.2-3/4" wood comb. And 3-1/2" ink stamp depicting downtown shops. Good 10-20 (PLH911,940) 7101-139 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10842/7101-139 7101-139 Lot of two tool handles. An unusual one with japanned pressed steel handle with sliding lid that reveals compartment inside handle to house the bits. Bits are locked with knurled thumbscrew. Besides the hammer bit inside the tool handle it also has 8 other bits. Japanning has some wear. Plus ECHARCO mushroom head engraver's tool handle, marked Patent Pending, with 8 small bits also marked Echarco and Patent Pending. Bits are locked with sliding mechanism on stem. Some wear to nickel plating. Echarco made jeweler's and engraving tools. Good 60-120 (PLH947B) 7101-138 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10841/7101-138 7101-138 H.P. BROOKS patented knife sharpener. Patented April 28,1874 (150,225), and according to the patent, his improvement was to "facilitate the holding and the adjustment of the bar, to allow for changing position of the bar to the knife, and to support the knife and press it against the cutting-edge with more or less leverage, at the same time keeping the cutting-edge from contact with the support." Some wear to the frame, file looks ok, surface rust spots on both. This looks like an earlier model without the glass cutter. Uncommon. Good 40-80 (PLH947A) 7101-137 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10840/7101-137 7101-137 Lot of two luthier tools. A brass tapered peg cutter, with three sizes, used to make pegs and marked by GEWA, the German distributor of stringed instruments and related products, in its original box with pencil markings Plus a brass thumb plane, 1" convex sole, unsigned. Good+ 60-120 (SCA1040) 7101-136 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10839/7101-136 *7101-136 Henry Moss & Co. adjustable stencils IOB. Brass stencils with 1" letters, can't guarantee all letters are there but it appears they are. Box has ripped top but label intact Good 10-20 (FKR042) 7101-135 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/10838/7101-135 *7101-135 The ANDRESS TOOL can opener. Patented 8/24/75 and marked with both patent date and name. Consists of corkscrew, can and bottle opener, knife and scissor sharpener, glass cutter, and more. This one is painted gold and not sure if it's original. Was also marketed as the Woodward combination tool. Good 20-40 (RRT229)