Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info https://www.finetoolj.com/ 2021-08-04T06:45:12+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B58-690 2021-04-18T10:12:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:12:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7267/b58-690 B58-690 MODERN MAKER. Veritas Skew Rabbet Cutter. 9-1/2" long overall, 30 degree skew to cutter, knob and tote are exotic wood, looks like cocobolo, cuts rabbets up to 1-1/2". Right handed version. $255 new but not currently available. Fine 180-250 B58-689 2021-04-18T10:13:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:13:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7266/b58-689 B58-689 MODERN MAKER. Bridge City PB-9 Plumb Bob. Part of Bridge City's annual heritage series of tools for 1993, turned from solid brass with steel tip and 4" long, with knurled brass spool. In its original display stand, the spool fits into the hardwood base and then the bob itself fits into the spool. Fine 100-200 B58-688 2021-04-18T10:14:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:14:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7265/b58-688 B58-688 MODERN MAKER. HNT Gordon Shoulder Plane. Part of Gordon's distinctive line of shoulder planes, with 7-3/4" brass sole and 1" cutter. The body is an exotic hardwood, likely gidgee, an Australian wood frequently used by Gordon. A new one will run you $280. Fine 200-300 B58-687 2021-04-18T10:15:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:15:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7264/b58-687 B58-687 MODERN MAKER. Infill Bench Plane. Unsigned but clearly modern. Cast gunmetal body with 7-1/2" square sole, rosewood infill, closed tote, 2-1/2" unsigned iron with Norris-type adjustment. Very well made and attractive plane; can't imagine why the maker didn't sign it. Fine 200-400 B58-686 2021-04-18T10:16:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:16:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7263/b58-686 B58-686 TOOL KIT. Stanley "Quick Fix-It.". Designed for household tasks rather than carpentry. 7-1/2" x 13" wooden box containing a hammer, three screwdrivers, slip-joint pliers, awl and folding rule. All look original and proper. Fully intact label in the lid, some wear to outside of box but no damage and tools are mint. Fine 100-200 B58-685 2021-04-18T10:17:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:17:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7262/b58-685 B58-685 FIGURAL CAN OPENER. Cast iron with a cow head and curled tail, single spike in the middle of head and blade underneath, "First Prize" with a backwards "z" cast around the handle, 6-1/2" long. From the Dennis Fisher collection. Fine 80-150 B58-684 2021-04-18T10:18:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:18:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7261/b58-684 B58-684 PROHIBITIONIST ADVERTISING. Stove lid lifter in the shape of a hatchet, one side features a picture of anti-liquor activist Carrie Nation surrounded by "Ax of All Nations" and with "Cut Out the Whiskey" along the handle. The other side advertises Lauret Stove & Ranges and the Art Stove Co. of Detroit. 8" long with 4" blade. Good+ 100-200 B58-683 2021-04-18T10:19:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:19:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7260/b58-683 B58-683 SAWMAKER ANVIL. Disston/Fisher. 8" by 5-1/2" and 5-1/2" high, solid iron and heavy as hell, on paw feet with a loop attached to one side. Has "Disston" cast into one side and "Fisher" in the other. Don't be deceived by the size; this thing is heavy as hell. Don't drop it on your toe. From the Dennis Fisher collection. Good+ 200-400 B58-682 2021-04-18T10:20:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:20:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7259/b58-682 B58-682 BOW DRILL. Beautifully made, 8" long with turned wooden handle and fluted handle, ivory button in head, fluted boxwood grip. Unsigned. Originally from the Roger Phillips collection. Fine 100-200 B58-681 2021-04-18T10:21:00+01:00 2021-04-18T10:21:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7258/b58-681 B58-681 LOT OF FOUR RACE KNIVES. All unmarked, hardwood handles, one has swing-out blade. From the collection of Bud Steere. Good & Better 80-150 B58-535 2021-04-18T12:47:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:47:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7112/b58-535 B58-535 MODEL WRENCH. Jim Keats Model of Collins Monkey Wrench. Jordan & Smith's 1865 patent that was the subject of epic litigation between Collins and Coes. Keats' models are not as well known as those by Hilary Klein but equally well made and prized by collectors. In original oak box with floral design. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 150-300 B58-534 2021-04-18T12:48:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:48:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7111/b58-534 B58-534 MODEL WRENCH. Jim Keats Model of Cincinnati Tool Co. Monkey Wrench. Quick adjusting wrench offered by Cincinnati Tool in 1890, patent unknown. Keats' models are not as well known as those by Hilary Klein but equally well made and prized by collectors. In original oak box with floral design. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Fine 150-300 B58-533 2021-04-18T12:49:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:49:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7110/b58-533 B58-533 SCREW ADJUST MONKEY WRENCH. Uwanta Wrench Co. Patented 3/17/1903 by Edward Smith of Meadville, PA. 12" long, iron handle, some overall dinging but works smoothly. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 60-120 B58-532 2021-04-18T12:50:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:50:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7109/b58-532 B58-532 CUTOUT WRENCH. Litchfield No. 437. 6-3/4" long with four separate jaws, manufactured by Litchfield Manufacturing of Waterloo, IA. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 150-250 B58-531 2021-04-18T12:51:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:51:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7108/b58-531 B58-531 COMBINATION NUT AND PIPE WRENCH. Tower & Lyon. Originally patented in 1881 by Bernard Donohue and covered by several other patents, features pipe jaws on one side with diagonal serrations and nut jaws on the other. 10", wooden handle. Good+ 60-120 B58-530 2021-04-18T12:52:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:52:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7107/b58-530 B58-530 MONKEY WRENCH. Keen Kutter. "Solid bar" monkey wrench, patented by R.C. Ellrich on 1/14/96 and produced by Peck, Stow & Wilcox for several retailers, including KK, its innovation was that the main shank and adjusting nut base were cast as a single piece. 12" long, wooden handle, some surface pitting but works smoothly. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 60-120 B58-529 2021-04-18T12:53:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:53:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7106/b58-529 B58-529 CUTOUT WRENCH. Casady. Manufactured by the South Bend Chilled Plow Co, 12" long with four separate jaws. One of the largest and most graphic of the cutout farm wrenches and reputedly the first wrench ever to bring $1,000 at auction. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 300-600 B58-528 2021-04-18T12:54:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:54:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7105/b58-528 B58-528 LOT OF TWO ROTATING HEAD WRENCHES. A Davenport Tool Co. "Hastee", patented 1974 by Paul Lenker of Davenport, IA. Like new and clearly marked with patent number. And a Cochran Speednut, marked "Patent Pending" which pre-dates the 1916 Taylor patent, japanning worn but works smoothly. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 100-160 B58-527 2021-04-18T12:55:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:55:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7104/b58-527 B58-527 COMBINATION NUT AND PIPE WRENCH. Dudly Tool Co. Features a sliding head with pipe jaws on one side and nut on the other, 12" long, iron handle. Marked "Pat. Aug. Dec. 1901" which represents two design patents taken out by Albert Dudly of Menominee, MI, who also had several utility patents for wrenches. From the collection of Cecil Holmes. Good+ 60-120 B58-526 2021-04-18T12:56:00+01:00 2021-04-18T12:56:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7103/b58-526 B58-526 LOT OF TWO EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANES. Ion Ballou. 1/2" round and 1/4" side bead. Both in decent shape with wear. From the Bud Steere collection. Good 150-250 B58-129 2021-04-18T19:33:00+01:00 2021-04-18T19:33:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6621/b58-129 B58-129 MODERN MAKER. Veritas Router Plane. Updated version of the Stanley No. 71, with closed throat and fine depth adjustment. Includes the fence still sealed in its original packaging. Needs a cutter. $189 new (with cutter). Fine 100-150 B58-128 2021-04-18T19:34:00+01:00 2021-04-18T19:34:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6620/b58-128 B58-128 MODERN MAKER. Lot of Two Lie-Nielsen Small Spokeshaves. Solid brass with loop handles, 6-1/2" across with 1-3/8" wide cutters. One each of the flat and curved soles. Out of stock, but each sold for $99 new. Fine 140-180 B58-127 2021-04-18T19:35:00+01:00 2021-04-18T19:35:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6619/b58-127 B58-127 MODERN MAKER. Lie-Nielsen No. 140 Skew Block Plane. . The left handed version of L-N's homage to the Stanley No. 140, with the removable cheek to allow for rabbeting, and the frequently missing cast brass fence, brass body with cherry knob. These things would cost you $225 new but are not currently available. Fine 160-220 B58-126 2021-04-18T19:36:00+01:00 2021-04-18T19:36:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6618/b58-126 B58-126 MODERN MAKER. Lie-Nielsen No. 212 Scraping Plane. Based on the Stanley No. 212, brass body with cherry knobs. Small spot high on right cheek. $175 new. Fine 100-150 B58-125 2021-04-18T19:37:00+01:00 2021-04-18T19:37:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/6617/b58-125 B58-125 MODERN MAKER. Veritas Skew Rabbet Cutter. 9-1/2" long overall, 30 degree skew to cutter, knob and tote are exotic wood, looks like cocobolo, cuts rabbets up to 1-1/2". Left handed version. $255 new but not currently available. Fine 180-250