Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info https://finetooljournal.net/ 2019-05-26T00:09:43+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 6803-232 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4389/6803-232 6803-232 DAVIS LEVEL TOOL CO. cast iron inclinometer. The, 12" version produced by Davis L T, with the more delicate filigree, locking screws through the top rail and no gold highlighting. Japanning 85%, good brass dial with a couple of minor dings, vial wet. Some spots of discoloration on rails, bottom rear corner chipped off. Good (RRT833) 80 - 160 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. 6803-230 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4388/6803-230 *6803-230 KEEN KUTTER No. K618 inclinometer. 18" long, japanning 90%, one vial dry and has a break, other two wet but possibly replacements. Slight surface rust. Good- (GRN70) 25 - 50 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. 6803-231 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4387/6803-231 6803-231 DAVIS PATENT iron filigree level. 12" version of the level patented by Davis and manufactured by M.W. ROBINSON CO. after they acquired the assets of Davis Level in the 1890s and continued manufacturing Davis' distinctive line. Japanning 90%, vials wet and look original, milling marks on rails. A few toolbox dings otherwise in nice shape. Good (RRT835) 75 - 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. 6803-229 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4386/6803-229 6803-229 Lot of two aluminum MARX patent levels. Two 24" examples of the patent by EMIL MARX of Royal Center, IN. One marked Marx Mfg. Co. with circular plumb vial openings and other marked only with his 12/24/14 patent date and has horseshoe shaped plumb vial openings. Center vials are identical. All vials wet and a few rust spots. Good (PRK330,331) 75 - 150 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. 6803-228 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4385/6803-228 6803-228 L.S. STARRETT cast iron level. A good example of the very uncommon first type Starrett level, never shown in any catalog, with a center-mounted vial adjusted by screws through the lower rail and locked by set screws in the column. See Rosebrook, pg. 109. 12", good vials, japanning and nickel very clean. Good+ (HNL1X) 75 - 150 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. 6803-227 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4384/6803-227 6803-227 Lot of two ACME LEVEL CO. levels. A 18" No. 3 and a 24" No. 4, neither with stars in the body. Traces of copper wash on the No. 3 but a little more on the No. 4, all vials wet. Good examples of the Acme sheet metal level. Good (PRK336,337) 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. 6803-226 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4383/6803-226 6803-226 Lot of two aluminum levels. A 28" example of the aluminum MARX patent by Royal Mfg Co. Inc., vials wet, some wear to plating on center vial cover. And a 24" one by J.H. SCHARF MFG CO. of Omaha, NE, with circular holes through the body, 6 vials all wet and behind porthole style protective plexiglass. Brown japanning 80% and 75% original decal, traces of black paint around vials. Good (PRK329,338) 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. 6803-225 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4382/6803-225 6803-225 Lot of four ACME star levels. Two 24" and two 22", all sheet metal with star cutouts. One with Zenith mark, one marked No. 4, one is not as tall and is unmarked but is characteristic of the Acme levels. Spots of copper wash on all, a couple spots of tarnish. All vials wet. Good (PRK332,333,334,335) 75 - 150 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. 6803-224 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4381/6803-224 6803-224 Scottish style level. Unmarked, 8" long, mahogany with brass plates. Light wear and a little tarnish, user initials on top plate. Inside square tin sleeve. Good (PRK385) 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. 6803-223 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4380/6803-223 *6803-223 Brass artillery level. Unmarked, 4" level on 6-3/8" ruled base, sliding vial protector. Vial looks replaced. Some spots of tarnish. Good (PLH780) 25 - 50 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. 6803-222 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4379/6803-222 6803-222 D.M. LYON CLEARMAN level. 30" stock looks like mahogany, brass plates. Some toolbox dinging and moderate wear, vials wet, marked by maker twice on top plate. Side plate beneath vial is indented. D.M. Lyon made tools in Newark NJ beginning in the 1840s and for a short time from 1856 to 1860 he paired with Clearman. A decent example of an uncommon maker. Good (CWL141) 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. 6803-221 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4378/6803-221 6803-221 Drafting tool. Marked patent pending, looks to sit on the edge of a drafting table and the two arms can move and be locked in various positions. There is a clamp on the top with a plate that is locked with a thumbscrew, and wingnut on backside to lock the arms. Some spots of surface rust. Good (PRK316) 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. 6803-220 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4377/6803-220 6803-220 Lot of two levels. A DISSTON MORSS No. 110, 26" mahogany stock, marked with 4/25/7 patent date and Keystone Tool Works, both vials wet, light scratching and moderate staining to wood. Has knurled wheel above plumb vial that adjusts it when spun. Plus a NORVELL-SHAPLEIGH Diamond Edge 26" long laminated mahogany and walnut stock, brass caps, a few small stains. Vials wet. Good (PRK 274,249) 75 - 150 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. 6803-219 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4376/6803-219 6803-219 STRATTON BROTHERS No. 1 28" level. The No. 1 was Stratton's top of the line carpenter's level, this one is fully brass bound with mahogany stock. This one has some toolbox dinging and scratching, a few stains, slight tarnish to brass. Both vials are good but one has some cement or plaster that needs to be carefully chipped off. Good (CWL142) 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. 6803-218 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 2019-02-19T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/4375/6803-218 6803-218 Lot of 3 BAKER-MCMILLEN levels. Marked Nos. 30A, 4-1/2, and 1076. Two have Baker-McMillen mark and one says Akron Standard, all with 12-20-04 patent dates. The No. 4-1/2 is 26" laminated and brassbound, others are 30" cherry stock, No. 30A has brass caps. Light wear on all, some tarnish with No. 1076 most severe. Good (PRK252, 253) 75 - 150 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.