Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info https://finetooljournal.net/ 2020-07-05T12:59:51+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 6904-325 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7656/6904-325 6904-325 Lot of two inclinometers. Both hanging needle types and unsigned, one is cast brass, 6-1/2" diameter, the other is a wooden block, 7" x 3-3/4", with brass needle. Good (WOL1086) 40 - 80 6904-324 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7655/6904-324 6904-324 Plumb square. 15" x 11-1/2", stained red wood, brass bob and brass plate and rosette on base. Good+ (WOL1081) 50 - 100 6904-323 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7654/6904-323 6904-323 Lot of three British levels. An A. MATHIESON No. 7C, 10", ebony, full top plate with Saracen mark and feet, worn but legible; a J. RABONE & SONS torpedo, 9", rosewood with wear, and an unsigned one, 10", ebony, brass top plate and feet. Good & better (WOL1080) 60 - 120 6904-317 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7648/6904-317 *6904-317 Set of STANLEY No. 138 universal level sights. Both with sweetheart marks, japanning 98%, on original keeper bar. Fine (PLH874) 20 - 40 6904-311 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7642/6904-311 6904-311 Lot of two STARRETT levels. A 4" No. 132 bench level, uncommon length, top mounted vial, japanning nearly complete, and a No. 134 cross-test level, like new. Good+ (JSM036) 60 - 120 6904-307 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7638/6904-307 6904-307 STANLEY No. 37 machinist's level. Uncommon version with Stanley orange paint on web, 12", nickel plating fully intact, original vials with eclipse vial covers. Fine (PLH871) 40 - 80 6904-306 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7637/6904-306 6904-306 Lot of two STARRETT No. 95 machinist levels. Both 6", one with cross vial and one without, shafting grooves, good vials. Good+ (JSM032) 60 - 100 6904-305 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7636/6904-305 6904-305 STANLEY No. 36 machinist's level with No. 2 level sights. Early type without vial covers and scalloped ends, 12", vials original and wet, the sights have intact wire. Good+ (TBI389) 50 - 100 6904-156 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7487/6904-156 6904-156 Lot of two small STANLEY levels. A No. 38 oil burner with hanghole, and a No. 42-189 with a pocket clip, marked "Tilt-Wheel Steering", like new in cardboard sleeve. Good & better (JSM040) 40 - 80 6904-154 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7485/6904-154 6904-154 Lot of two English levels. A RABONE & SONS No. 1626, 12", tapered ends, and a HOCKLEY ABBEY No. 1622, 12", rounded ends with some corrosion to top plate, marked with the name of W P & S Ltd. Good (TBI396) 50 - 100 6904-153 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7484/6904-153 6904-153 STANLEY No. 13 cast iron level. Shortest of the three levels Stanley produced based on William Nicholson's 1860 patent. Japanning nearly complete, good brass medallions, small casting flaw in lower rail, bit of red paint on body, broken plumb vial. Good (JSM017) 60 - 120 6904-152 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-26T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7483/6904-152 6904-152 HELB patent inclinometer. Patented and manufactured by Edward Helb of Railroad, PA, and often mistakenly identified as a "railroad level." This is a good example of the nickel plated version, with nice clean inclinometer dial and original compass, nickel plating has some corrosion, particularly around the dial. Good (PLH872) 150 - 250 6904-080 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7411/6904-080 6904-080 STANLEY No. 36 machinist's level. The No. 36 was the workhorse of the Stanley line for nearly a century and examples can be found under every rock, but this is the uncommon Type 1 with the two patent dates cast into the ends and no vial covers, 6", clean with original vials. Good+ (DGE32) 50 - 100 6904-079 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7410/6904-079 6904-079 GOODELL-PRATT brassbound level. G-P's version of the Stratton No. 11, 12" long, 1" x 2" mahogany stock, single plumb vial. Wood has light wear; good brass. Good+ (JCI240) 50 - 100 6904-078 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7409/6904-078 6904-078 DREIER BROS. adjustable pitch level. Tru-Pitch level advertised as "Manufactured for the Pipe Trades." These are usually found in very beat up condition, this one is mint with complete paper label. It doesn't have the name stamped into the side, which is unusual. Fine (JSM003) 50 - 100 6904-077 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7408/6904-077 6904-077 KEEN KUTTER wooden level. Appears to be a KK103, 12", adjustable, brass tips, very clean. From the Don Rosebrook collection. Fine (PRK500) 50 - 100 6904-076 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7407/6904-076 6904-076 BAKER MCMILLEN CO. No. 06 "Eclipse" level. Super clean example of the Akron line of levels with the distinctive protective tube based on Henry Jasper's 1887 patent. 26" laminated mahogany stock in good condition and stamped "Adjustable"; face mounted plumb vial, brass tips and top vial plate all immaculate. A small hang hole and slight separation between laminations keep it from fine. Good+ (JSM001) 40 - 80 6904-075 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7406/6904-075 6904-075 STANLEY No. 96 brass bound level. 26", three piece laminated rosewood stock, dovetailed brass binding and full brass end caps, corners very slightly rounded. Marked "Patent Applied For." Two lines have been scratched on the plumb vial but the brass is otherwise good. One of Stanley's prettiest levels. Good+ (JSM005) 60 - 120 6904-074 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7405/6904-074 *6904-074 BELKNAP HARDWARE "Blue Grass" aluminum level. 24", all vials very clean, red paint on rails worn, includes original paper Blue Grass Hardware tag. Good+ (TBI469) 30 - 60 6904-073 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7404/6904-073 6904-073 DAVIS LEVEL TOOL CO. No. 49 inclinometer. 24" level with elaborate webbing and an inclinometer in one end. It's rusty. Okay, it's REALLY rusty. And it has one chipped corner and the corner of each of the brass labels is missing a rivet. But otherwise it's complete, with wet vials and undamaged webbing, and would clean up to a nice example of an uncommon level. Good- (PLH830) 60 - 120 6904-045 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 2020-05-27T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7376/6904-045 6904-045 Adjustable bench level. Solid brass humpback body, 9" long, with "Patent No. 12278" cast underneath. It's a British patent, and we've seen it before, but don't have any additional information. Good+ (CBM785) 60 - 120 6903-268 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7182/6903-268 *6903-268 Lot of two English torpedo levels.. Both unsigned and 9" long, rosewood bodies, one with solid top plate and feet, the other has vial cover and feet, wood has some scratching and dings, vials wet. Good (CLA9,29) 25 - 45 ****Bids with an asterix in front of the lot number have minimum bid of $1, all others have minimum bid of $20. ALL INITIAL BIDS MUST BE PLACED BY END OF DAY SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020. Bids may be raised or high bids obtained until 10pm EST Sunday, MARCH 22, 2020 by calling the office at 800-248-8114**** 6903-267 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7181/6903-267 6903-267 Lot of three cast iron levels.. Two STANLEY No. 36, the workhorse of the Stanley line, a 6" Type 1 with "No. 36" cast in the web and shafting groove, and a 24" with the solid web and concave ends, no vial covers on either. Plus a 6" Williamsburg with two chipped corners, level vial replaced and one plumb vial cracked. Good- & better (CLA2,17,24) 75 - 125 ****Bids with an asterix in front of the lot number have minimum bid of $1, all others have minimum bid of $20. ALL INITIAL BIDS MUST BE PLACED BY END OF DAY SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020. Bids may be raised or high bids obtained until 10pm EST Sunday, MARCH 22, 2020 by calling the office at 800-248-8114**** 6903-266 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7180/6903-266 *6903-266 Brass bench level.. Unsigned but looks English; 10-3/8" long; adjustable vial mounted on brass base, three windows over vial, nicely made. Good+ (CLA5) 20 - 30 ****Bids with an asterix in front of the lot number have minimum bid of $1, all others have minimum bid of $20. ALL INITIAL BIDS MUST BE PLACED BY END OF DAY SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020. Bids may be raised or high bids obtained until 10pm EST Sunday, MARCH 22, 2020 by calling the office at 800-248-8114**** 6903-265 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 2020-02-28T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/7179/6903-265 6903-265 Lot of five wooden levels.. DISSTON & SONS, 28", wood worn but no major damage, some gunk on plumb vial; STANLEY No. 30, 26", missing cover on adjustment screw, good clean vial surrounds; STANLEY adjustable, 28" cherry, brass tips; DAVIS & COOK, 26", marked "TOP" on top rail, second type vial assemblies with one cracked cover, some chips from top rail; and SARGENT & CO., 14", softwood. All vials good. Good (CLA16,18,20,28,32) 60 - 120 ****Bids with an asterix in front of the lot number have minimum bid of $1, all others have minimum bid of $20. ALL INITIAL BIDS MUST BE PLACED BY END OF DAY SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020. Bids may be raised or high bids obtained until 10pm EST Sunday, MARCH 22, 2020 by calling the office at 800-248-8114****