Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info https://www.finetoolj.com/ 2021-05-08T19:21:26+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B58-760 2021-04-18T09:02:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:02:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7337/b58-760 B58-760 DEALER'S LOT OF TEN BOXWOOD RULES. Three tailor's squares, two by Lufkin (a No. 8237 and the other unnumbered) and one unmarked, all ruled in Thirds along the long leg and Halves and Fourths along the short; two wire and rope gauges, one by Roebling & Sons, the other unmarked, three caliper rules, one by Preston & Sons, one French, one advertising, a Chapin Stephens No. 65, and one by Kerby & Bros. Good & better 150-250 B58-759 2021-04-18T09:03:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:03:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7336/b58-759 B58-759 DEALER'S LOT OF PLANE CUTTERS. Around 50, all sizes and makers, both single and double. Most have a fair amount of surface rust but cleanable. As is, no returns. Mixed 250-350 B58-758 2021-04-18T09:04:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:04:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7335/b58-758 B58-758 DEALER'S LOT OF WOODEN BEADING PLANES. 16 total, mostly side beads but a couple of center beads, various widths and makers. Good & better 150-250 B58-757 2021-04-18T09:05:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:05:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7334/b58-757 B58-757 DEALER'S LOT OF MACHINIST CALIPERS. 22 total, makers include Starrett, Lufkin, Standard Tool, Brown & Sharpe, General, Union, and a brass one by Lee Valley. Some have some surface rust but most nice and clean. Good+ 250-450 B58-756 2021-04-18T09:06:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:06:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7333/b58-756 B58-756 DEALER'S LOT OF JAPANESE CHISELS. 25 total, various sizes and makers, all with good handles and sharp. As is, no returns. Good & better 200-400 B58-755 2021-04-18T09:07:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:07:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7332/b58-755 B58-755 LOT OF TOOL CATALOGS. Stanley No. 34. Nine examples of Stanley's No. 34 general line catalog, from 1920 (3 examples, one with "List Prices are Void" stamped inside), 1922 (2), 1926, 1927, and 1929; plus one from 1953 with the Index for School Use insert. The cover for the 1929 is detached but present, others have wear but are intact. Several have hardware store names stamped on the cover in the space intended for that purpose. Good & better 180-360 B58-754 2021-04-18T09:08:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:08:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7331/b58-754 B58-754 LOT OF FOUR CATALOGS. Stanley. Stanley No. 31, dated January, 1905, hardbound, 9" x 11", 77 pages; Stanley No. 110, listing the tools for sale by Russell & Erwin Man'f'g in London, hardbound, 9-1/2" by 11-1/2", 48 pages; and two Stanley Atha Tools, a No. 30 and a No. 40, both softbound, 7-1/2" by 10-1/2", 48 and 50 pages. All pages clean and undamaged, the spines of the two hardbound are a little loose but attached. Good & better 100-200 B58-753 2021-04-18T09:09:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:09:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7330/b58-753 B58-753 LOT OF TWO CATALOGS. Sargent. Two copies of Sargent's "Locks and Hardware" catalogs, one from 1926 and one from 1936. Both are hardbound and 9" by 12". The 1926 has "Compliment of Shields & Brother, Philadelphia" embossed on the cover and a pasted-owned owners label, it includes a paperbound 1926 discount sheet. Both clean and intact, noting that the 1926 has a detached but included flyleaf. Good+ 100-200 B58-752 2021-04-18T09:10:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:10:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7329/b58-752 B58-752 ADVERTISING. Yough Pumps. Materials illustrating the range of Yough Pumps produced by Boyts, Porter & Co. of Connellsville, PA. Includes a 1922 catalog (8-1/2" x 11", softbound, 71 pages) illustrating the full range of pumps offered and proudly reproducing the awards the firm received at the 1903 Columbian Exposition; a "special catalogue" dedicated just to electric pumps (7-1/4" x 9", softbound, 30 pages), in its original mailing envelope; and a framed engraving of a 12" suction pump, 22" x 18". It appears that the pump may have been named after the Yough River, as we searched in vain for a patent, and the firm seems to have gotten its start supplying the mining and extractive industries that flourished in western Pennsylvania. All materials are in immaculate condition, and if you like pumps, this is the lot for you. Fine 100-200 B58-751 2021-04-18T09:11:00+01:00 2021-04-18T09:11:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7328/b58-751 B58-751 CYLINDRICAL SLIDE RULE. Thacher Patent. Invented by Edwin Thacher in 1871 and manufactured in the US by Keuffel & Esser (which usually misspelled it as "Thatcher.") Thacher's innovation was that by cutting the scales into segments and mounting them around the cylinder he was able to achieve the accuracy of a slide rule more than 60' long. Scales are in very clean condition, the base decal with instructions is almost intact and completely legible. 24" wide. No case. Fine 300-600 B57-760 2020-10-05T09:08:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:08:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6475/b57-760 B57-760 EPHEMERA. Lot of Stanley Publications. 1941 Tool Guide, catalogs No. 34 (two copies, one with handwritten notes) and 35, book of 16 home workshop plans, booklet of Rafter and Framing Squares, meter diagram for the metric system with fold-out yardstick comparing English to metric measures. Good & better 150-250 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-759 2020-10-05T09:09:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:09:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6474/b57-759 B57-759 LOT OF FOUR CATALOGS. "Beautiful Birch", an illustration of birch woodwork and furniture by the Northern Hemlock and Hardwood Manufacturers Ass'n of Wisconsin; 22 pages with some beautiful photos; Builder's Woodwork Design Book No. 25, catalog of the Imperial Sash & Door Co. of Omaha, 1927, hardbound and very attractive; Disston Saw, Tool & File Book, and reprint of the Millers Falls-Goodell Pratt Catalog 42. Good & better 120-240 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-758 2020-10-05T09:10:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:10:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6473/b57-758 B57-758 EPHEMERA. Birmingham Iron Foundry Order Book. Bound book of purchase orders from 1924-25. 14" x 20", marked "From 3500 through 3899" on cover. There's edge wear on the cover and some of the orders. Good 100-200 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-757 2020-10-05T09:11:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:11:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6472/b57-757 B57-757 LOT OF TWO REFERENCE WORKS. Charles F. Hummel, With Hammer in Hand, Hummel's large illustrated history of the Dominy family of clock and furniture makers, 9" by 12", 412 pages, extensive illustrations, 1968, inscribed on flyleaf and original dustjacket with tears. Plus Henry Mercer, Ancient Carpenters' Tools, with forward by Hummel, Fifth Edition (1975), 338 pages, 250 illustrations, hard bound with original dustjacket, moderate wear and flyleaf inscription. Good+ 90-150 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-756 2020-10-05T09:12:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:12:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6471/b57-756 B57-756 LOT OF SIX REFERENCE WORKS. Alvin Sellens, Keen Kutter Planes, 2002, softbound; Ronald S. Barlow, The Antique Tool Collector's Guide to Value, 2004 revised edition, softbound; R.B. Gray, The Agricultural Tractor 1855-1950, 1975 revised edition, softbound; Don Macmillan, The Big Book of John Deere Tractors, 1999, hardbound with dustjacket; Jack P. Wood, Early 20th Century Stanley Tools: A Price Guide (a reprint of Stanley's 1909 and 1926 catalogs), softbound; and original 1904 General Merchandise Catalogue of American Book and Bible House of Philadelphia, worn and some foxing but intact. Good & better 80-150 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-755 2020-10-05T09:13:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:13:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6470/b57-755 B57-755 LOT OF FOUR RULE COLLECTING REFERENCE WORKS. Scott Lynk, Stanley "Special" and Custom Rules, 2002, hardbound with dustjacket (taped tear); Philip Stanley, Boxwood & Ivory, 1984, inscribed on flyleaf, hardbound with dustjacket (small tears); Fundamentals of Rule Collecting (excerpts from Studies by Kenneth Roberts and Philip Stanley), 1997, softbound; Alvin Sellens, Stanley Folding Rules, 1984, inscribed on flyleaf, hardbound with dustjacket (edge tears). Good & better 100-180 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-754 2020-10-05T09:14:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:14:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6469/b57-754 B57-754 LOT OF FIVE REFERENCE WORKS. Don Rosebrook, American Levels and their Makers, Volume I, 199, dedication copy, hardbound, together with companion volume American Level Patents, softbound; Milton Bachellar, American Marking Gauges, 2000, hardbound with dustjacket, inscribed on flyleaf; Ronald W. Pearson, The American Patented Brace, 1994, softbound, and Roger Smith, Patented Transitional & Metallic Planes in America, Volume II, 1981, hardbound with dustjacket, inscribed on flyleaf. Plus there is a collection of braces and levels offered for sale in 2006-7 by Don Rosebrook that provides some historical price information. Books are all in mint condition. Fine 200-300 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-753 2020-10-05T09:15:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:15:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6468/b57-753 B57-753 LOT OF EIGHT ERIC SLOANE BOOKS. Two Funk & Wagnalls hardbound originals: Diary of an Early American Boy (signed by the author) and A Museum of Early American Tools, both with dustjackets, small tears and stains. Hardbound Doubleday copy of the ABC Book of Early Americana, fine. Five Ballantine softbound reprints: Museum of Early American Tools, our Vanishing Landscape, a Reverence for Wood, and Diary of Early American Boy (two copies, different covers), all fine. Good+ & better 80-150 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-752 2020-10-05T09:16:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:16:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6467/b57-752 B57-752 LOT OF THREE REFERENCE WORKS. R.A. Salaman, Dictionary of Tools, third impression (1977), hardcover with dust jacket; Alvin Sellens, Dictionary of American Hand Tools (2002), hardcover with dust jacket; and Graham Blackburn, Traditional Woodworking Handtools (1998), softcover. Sellens and Blackburn are mint, Salaman has some wear and flyleaf inscription but very good. Good+ & better 100-200 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B57-751 2020-10-05T09:17:00+01:00 2020-10-05T09:17:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6466/b57-751 B57-751 LOT OF TWO STANLEY REFERENCE WORKS. John Walter's indispensable guide to Stanley Tools, the Bible of Stanley collectors, second edition, softbound, inscribed on flyleaf, broken spine and underlining but complete; plus The Stanley Plane by Alvin Sellens, sixth printing, hardbound, dustjacket has torn corner and mylar cover. Good+ 120-240 **All bids must be placed by end of day Friday, October 30, 2020. Auction takes place live-in-person at the Wyndham Garden, York, PA, at 9:00am, Saturday, October 31. Successfully placed bids will be found under My Bids. Current high bids may be obtained by emailing finetoolj@gmail.com or calling (800) 248-8114** B56-726 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/5667/b56-726 B56-726. LOT OF TOOL CATALOGS. Stanley No. 34. 28 No. 34 catalogs, from the sweetheart era into the 1950s, several stamped with names of hardware stores. All in at least good condition, with some foxing and wear to spines. Plus a No. 26 catalog from 1900. Good better 300 - 500 **ALL ABSENTEE BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY END OF DAY FRIDAY JUNE 26, 2020. CURRENT ABSENTEE HIGH BIDS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING (800) 248-8114 UNTIL 5:00PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020. AUCTION TAKES PLACE LIVE AT THE CAMP HILL, PA, RADISSON INN AT 9:00AM, SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2020. SEE AUCTION RULES OR CURRENT AUCTION DETAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION** B56-725 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/5666/b56-725 B56-725. REFERENCE BOOK. Walter's Stanley Guide. The Stanley tool collector's Bible. Second edition hardcover in mint condition. New 100 - 200 **ALL ABSENTEE BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY END OF DAY FRIDAY JUNE 26, 2020. CURRENT ABSENTEE HIGH BIDS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING (800) 248-8114 UNTIL 5:00PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020. AUCTION TAKES PLACE LIVE AT THE CAMP HILL, PA, RADISSON INN AT 9:00AM, SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2020. SEE AUCTION RULES OR CURRENT AUCTION DETAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION** B56-724 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/5665/b56-724 B56-724. LOT OF FOUR PATTERNMAKERS BOOKS. Modern Moulding and Pattern-Making by Joseph P. Mullin, 1886; The Pattern Maker's Assistant by Joshua Rose, 1897; Patternmaking by Joseph A. Shelly, First Edition 1920; and Wood Pattern-Making by Herbert J. McCaslin, First Edition 1923 (signed by owner on the flyleaf). Good+ 60 - 100 **ALL ABSENTEE BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY END OF DAY FRIDAY JUNE 26, 2020. CURRENT ABSENTEE HIGH BIDS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING (800) 248-8114 UNTIL 5:00PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020. AUCTION TAKES PLACE LIVE AT THE CAMP HILL, PA, RADISSON INN AT 9:00AM, SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2020. SEE AUCTION RULES OR CURRENT AUCTION DETAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION** B56-723 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/5664/b56-723 B56-723. REFERENCE BOOK. Sargent Planes Value and Identification Guide. Uncommon hardcover copy of Dave Heckel's classic work, special numbered edition (2 of 25), signed by Dave, in near new condition. Fine 40 - 80 **ALL ABSENTEE BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY END OF DAY FRIDAY JUNE 26, 2020. CURRENT ABSENTEE HIGH BIDS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING (800) 248-8114 UNTIL 5:00PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020. AUCTION TAKES PLACE LIVE AT THE CAMP HILL, PA, RADISSON INN AT 9:00AM, SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2020. SEE AUCTION RULES OR CURRENT AUCTION DETAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION** B56-722 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 2020-03-04T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/5663/b56-722 B56-722. REFERENCE BOOKS. Garrett Hack Hand Tool Classics. Two works by Hack, The Handplane Book and Classic Hand Tools, softcover editions combined in a slip case by Taunton Press. Like new. Fine 50 - 100 **ALL ABSENTEE BIDS MUST BE RECEIVED BY END OF DAY FRIDAY JUNE 26, 2020. CURRENT ABSENTEE HIGH BIDS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING (800) 248-8114 UNTIL 5:00PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020. AUCTION TAKES PLACE LIVE AT THE CAMP HILL, PA, RADISSON INN AT 9:00AM, SATURDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2020. SEE AUCTION RULES OR CURRENT AUCTION DETAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION**