Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info https://www.finetoolj.com/ 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B59-532 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7942/b59-532 B59-532 MODEL WRENCH. Hilary Klein Model of Jackson Patent. 4-1/2" model of Joel Jackson's 1866 patent for an adjustable nut wrench. Mint condition in original walnut casket. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 200-400 B59-531 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7941/b59-531 B59-531 MODEL WRENCH. Jim Keats Model of Iverson Patent. 4" model of John Iverson's 1891 quick adjust nut wrench with its spring-loaded mechanism by Jim Keats, whose models are not as well known as those by Hilary Klein but equally well made and prized by collectors. In a mahogany and oak box with floral design. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 200-400 B59-530 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7940/b59-530 B59-530 WRENCH. Bonney "Masterpiece". Double headed combination nut and pipe wrench originally patented by Charles Bonney in 1902 and improved by Joseph Baker's 1904 patent, marketed by the Bonney Vise and Tool Works of Philadelphia. 11" long, unmarked but very clean, with wooden handle. Unlike most, still has its original pipe wrench jaw insert with the pipe cutter. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 100-200 B59-529 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7939/b59-529 B59-529 WRENCH. Diamond Wrench Co. Patented 10/16/83 by Henry Thompson of Farmington, ME, and manufactured by the Diamond Wrench Co. of Portland, featured a wingnut on shaft to close the double jaw head, one with nut wrench jaws and one for buggy or wagon nuts. 15" length, wooden handle, dinged up and nut jaws slightly sprung. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 50-100 B59-528 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7938/b59-528 B59-528 COACH WRENCH. All metal coach wrench, single jaws, 14" long with hexagonal handle. No marking except for a very faint "Highgate." From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 50-100 B59-527 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7937/b59-527 B59-527 COACH WRENCH. All steel with checked handle, 12" long, marked "Stahl Geschmiedet" (forged steel), so German. Some dinging, jaw closing is stiff. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 50-100 B59-526 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7936/b59-526 B59-526 RAPID ADJUSTING WRENCH. King Patent. Patented 6/24/90 by Erasmus King of Lee's Summit, MO, and manufactured by King & Hough. Unmarked but clearly corresponds to the patent drawing, except that the patent shows a double headed nut and pipe wrench and the handful of known examples are just nut wrenches. Schulz No. 498. Spring-loaded sliding lower jaw locked by a lever just above the wooden handle in the rear. 10-1/2" long, works smoothly, jaws very slightly sprung. A very rare wrench. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 150-300 B59-525 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7935/b59-525 B59-525 WRENCH. Shaffer No. 2. Double-headed nut and pipe wrench, all steel, with adjusting nut at the end of the handle. Marked "Pat. Pending", it was subsequently patented on 10/26/09 by Daniel Shaffer of Chattanooga, OK, who also manufactured it. Tight crack in the head, damage to one of the guides for the head. 12-1/2" long. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 60-120 B59-524 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7934/b59-524 B59-524 LOT OF TWO SELF-ADJUSTING PIPE WRENCHES. Not marked but we've seen them around. One 13-1/2", one 15", some overall dinging but no serious damage. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 80-150 B59-523 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7933/b59-523 B59-523 LOT OF TWO CUTOUT WRENCHES. One marked 'Blackhawk", four square wrench jaws and a hammer head, 8" long, remnants of yellow paint; the other 5" long and marked "Granite State." From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 80-150 B59-218 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7628/b59-218 B59-218 MODEL WRENCH. Jim Keats Model of Houlehan Patent. 4" model of James Houlehan's 1891 quick adjust nut wrench, sold by Toledo Wrench Company, by Jim Keats, whose models are not as well known as those by Hilary Klein but equally well made and prized by collectors. In is original oak box with floral design. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 200-400 B59-217 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7627/b59-217 B59-217 MODEL WRENCH. Hilary Klein Model of Quick Adjust Monkey Wrench. 4" all brass model. Unlike most of Klein's models, it doesn't include a copy of the patent, and the only other one we've seen was also missing the patent. It looks like Schulz No. 513, which also was unidentified. Mint condition in original walnut casket. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 200-400 B59-216 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7626/b59-216 B59-216 WRENCH. Campbell Patent. Patented 8/27/78 by Peter Campbell of Carrollton, PA, and manufactured by Benton Mfg. Co. of New York. An open end box adjustable box wrench locked by a sliding collar, and with a pair of crimping jaws at the other end designed to crimp the bolt threads so the nut can't vibrate off. 9-1/2" long, metal has significant pitting, but a complete example of a rare wrench. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good 80-150 B59-215 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7625/b59-215 B59-215 PLIERS. L.S. Starrett Expansion Pliers. Patented by Laroy himself on 1/3/11. Basically a pair of pliers with expanding nut wrench type jaws activated by a worm gear. 7" long, jaws open to 1-3/4". One of Starrett's less common tools, in like new condition. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 120-240 B59-214 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7624/b59-214 B59-214 ADJUSTABLE NUT AND PIPE WRENCH. Champion. Patented 3/15/21 by Paul Tumulla of Chicago. Nut and pipe jaws in head with lower job that slides and is locked by squeezing the handle. The Champion Wrench Co. was formed the following year to market "the greatest improvement since the monkey wrench" but it sank without a trace. A rare wrench in very clean condition. 8" long. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 100-200 B59-213 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7623/b59-213 B59-213 WRENCH. "The Gem.". We've seen a few of these around but aren't sure who made them. Double sided head, one nut and one pipe, with worm gear adjustment, tire tool end so probably intended for automotive use. 11" long, some chipping to jaws. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 60-120 B59-212 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7622/b59-212 B59-212 WAGON WRENCH. Unmarked, looks like a typical European double-jawed wagon wrench but with a hexagonal cast iron rather than wood hand that turns to close the jaws. 11-1/2" long, surface dinging but no damage. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 60-120 B59-211 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7621/b59-211 B59-211 FRENCH WAGON WRENCH. Eighteenth century or older, solid cast iron, 14" long. Overall surface pitting. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 100-200 B59-210 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7620/b59-210 B59-210 PIPE WRENCH. Carll Little Giant. Patented 2/4/13 by Addison Carll and manufactured by Greenfield Tap & Die, it features an upper jaw that can be removed and positioned against any of four lower jaw surfaces. 18" version, clearly marked. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 60-120 B59-209 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7619/b59-209 B59-209 LOT OF THREE S-WRENCHES. A 10" Barcalo, an 8" Bemis & Call, and a 6" Westcott by Keystone Mfg. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Good & better 60-120 B58-525 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7102/b58-525 B58-525 LOT OF TWO EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ENGLISH MOLDING PLANES. William Madox. 1/2" side bead, boxed, and scotia, spring marked, with integral fence and nailed on lignum boxing strip. Wood very clean, user names on both, the scotia has three marks consisting of an "I.H." under a crown. Good+ 80-150 B58-524 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7101/b58-524 B58-524 SET OF BOARD MATCH PLANES. Z.J. M'Master. Shorter version of the plank match used to cut tongue and groove on board edges. 9-1/2" long, sized for a 1-1/8" board but marked with the word "Inch" on both heels. D mark with a numeral "5" stamped on both toes. Super clean, almost looks unused. Fine 100-200 B58-523 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7100/b58-523 B58-523 QUIRKED OGEE PLANE. E.W. Carpenter. 1" profile including a bevel, quirk is boxed, crack in heel, small gap along side of boxing. A mark. Good+ 60-120 B58-522 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7099/b58-522 B58-522 COMPLEX MOLDER. J. Bradford. Quirk bead, cove and bead (Whelan page 250) quirk is boxed, apprentice hole, A mark. Like new. Fine 90-180 B58-521 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7098/b58-521 B58-521 SET OF TABLE HOLLOW AND ROUND PLANES. G.W. Denison & Co. 1-1/2" profile and marked on the heel. A couple of small scrapes along the sole but overall very clean. The same user initials stamped on toes and heels of both and cheeks of the round. A mark. Fine 80-150