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H.D. Smith & Co. Catalogue No. 25, 1920

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THE H.D. SMITH & CO. DROPPED FORGED TOOLS. PLANTSVILLE, CONN. CATALOGUE NO. 25 1920.

6" x 8", 36 pp., soft-cover. Illustrates, prices and describes scores of high quality "Perfect Handle Tools" manufactured by this company. Includes screwdrivers, pipe, monkey & open-end wrenches, hatchets, drawknives, chisels, pinchers, etc.

Cost: $8.00 +$3.00 shipping

11.00

Henry Disston & Sons Price List, 1876

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HENRY DISSTON & SONS. KEYSTONE SAW, TOOL, STEEL & FILE WORKS. PHILADELPHIA. 1876.

6 1/2" x 10", 86 pp., soft-cover.
Illustrates, prices and describes their complete line of circular, crosscut and handsaws. Also saw-sharpening and setting equipment and tools, special knives, brick trowels, try squares, bevels, marking gauges, levels --including the rare Shoff's patent (Oct. 14, 1873), files and hardware. (Original is very rare.)

Cost: $12.00 +$3.00 shipping

15.00

Vaughan & Bushnell Mfg. Co. Catalogue No. 27, 1927

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VAUGHAN & BUSHNELL MFG. CO. CHICAGO, ILL. FINE TOOLS CATALOGUE NO. 27. 1927.

8 1/2" x 11", 62 pp., soft-cover.

Illustrates, prices and describes their complete line of hammers, hatchets, axes, iron bench and block planes, bit braces, cold chisels, nippers, etc.

Two pages of the Uncle Sam brand of planes have been added. Includes 6 full-color plates of different categories.

Cost: $12.00 + $5.80 shipping

17.80

Patented Transitional & Metallic Planes in America, Volume II

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PTAMPIA2

Patented Transitional & Metallic Planes in America, Volume II.

BY Roger K. Smith

PATENTED TRANSITIONAL & METALLIC PLANES IN AMERICA, VOLUME II. Roger K. Smith, 1992.

Over 450 photos--44 in full color. Over 50 pages of new information on Stanley and Bailey planes.
Planemakers up to 1960 including Millers Falls, Shelton, Vaughan & Bushnell, Phelps, etc.
List of Brand names and all known U.S. plane and spokeshave patents.
ALL NEW INFORMATION (Not a revised Vol. I.)
8 1/2 x 11", hardcover, 400 pages.

Cost: $90.00 + $5.80 shipping

95.80

Simonds Saw Mfr. Co. Catalogue No. 19, 1919

Simonds Saw Mfr

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SIMONDS SAW MFR. CO. FITCHBURG, MASS. CATALOGUE NO. 19. 1919.

6 1/4" x 9 1/8", 195 pp., soft-cover.
Illustrates, prices and describes inserted point circular saws, band saws, pit saws, saw swages and sets, saw-maker's tools, crosscut, hand, buck, hack and butcher saws of all types. Also files and heavy duty knives.

Cost: $12.00 +$5.80 shipping

17.80

Stanley Tools, 1923, Set of 16 Full-Color Prints, 9" x 12"

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STANLEY TOOLS, 1923, SET OF 16 FULL-COLOR PRINTS. 9" x 12"

Same as in 1923 catalog, except printed on heavy glossy stock with wide borders for framing. Includes boxwood rules, zig zag rules, iron and wood levels, bevels & try squares, framing squares, braces, Bailey & Bedrock iron planes, wood bottom & block planes, special- purpose planes, Nos. 45 & 55 comb. planes, hammers, screwdrivers, Everlasting chisels and mitre boxes.

Cost: $16.00 + $5.80 shipping

21.80

Tower & Lyon Catalog No. 12, 1904

TL12

TL12

TOWER & LYON CATALOG NO. 12. N.Y.C., 1904.

6" x 9", 111 pp., soft-cover.
Several pages of Chaplin's Improved Planes, Tower's Unique Pocket Level, The Perfection Rule Gauge, Wood's patent plumb & level with extension sights, Boardman & Tower's wrenches, Kraeuter's tools, police equipment, padlocks, etc.

Cost: $8.00
+$5.80 shipping

13.80

Stanley No. 50 Combination Plane

No. 50 Combination Plane

50 M-8

No. 50 Plane
Stanley No. 50 Combination Plane
8 pages black & white.

Cost: $2.75
+$0.50 shipping

3.25

Stanley - How to Use Special Purpose Planes

Special Purpose Planes

SPECIAL M-3

Use of Special Purpose Planes
Stanley "How to Use Special Purpose Planes"
20 pages Color

Cost: $4.50
+$0.50 shipping

5.00

Millers Falls No. 35, 1915

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MILLERS FALLS NO. 35. 1915.

6" x 9", 183 pp., soft-cover.
Complete line of braces, drill braces, comer braces, hand & breast drills, bench drills, boring machines, auto-screwdrivers, iron levels, chisels, spokeshaves, tool holders, mitre boxes, foot-operated lathes, fret saws, etc.

Cost: $12.00
+$5.80 shipping

17.80

Sargent Combination Planes Nos. 1080 and 1085

Sargent Combination Planes

1080 M-17

 

Sargent Combination Planes Nos. 1080 and 1085
20 pages black & white.

Cost: $5.00
+$3.00 shipping

8.00

Chisels and their Correct Use


CHISELS M-4

Chisels and their Correct Use
12 pages grayscale.

Cost: $2.75
+$0.50 shipping

3.25

Stanley No 45 Combination Plane (in Spanish)

Stanley No 45 Combination Plane (in Spanish)

45S M-16

No. 45 Plane -- in Spanish
Stanley No 45 Combination Plane (in Spanish)
12 pages black & white.

Cost: $5.50
+$0.50 shipping

6.00

Stanley Little Big Book 2006

Stanley Little Big Book 2006

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The Stanley Little Big Book 2006
A Comprehensive Pocket Price Guide for Stanley Planes
Clarence Blanchard

The complete guide to Stanley plane values with type information that can help identify many of the more valuable types. The information is up-to-date and reflects the current trends in collecting. A three-category pricing system gives a range of values that reflects the importance of condition when pricing Stanley planes--all in a small book that fits in your pocket and will be there when you need it. Most models illustrated with actual plane photos and many photos showing the early-type planes. Dozens of the more important types described with the important features for quick on-the-spot identification. Information is up to date and based on recent sales and 30 years of experience in the antique tool world.
3 1/2 by 4 1/2-inch format 292 pages Full Color.

Cost: $14.99 +$3.00 shipping

17.99

Stanley R and L Co Bed Rock Plane

Stanley R.& L. Co. Bed Rock -- A New Plane

BEDROCK M-1

Bed Rock Plane
Stanley R.& L. Co. Bed Rock -- A New Plane
4 pages black & white.

Cost: $3.95
+$0.50 shipping

4.45

Stanley No. 77 Doweling Tools

No. 77 Doweling Tools

77 M-7

Doweling Tools
Stanley No. 77 Doweling Tools
8 pages black & white.

Cost: $2.75
+$0.50 shipping

3.25

Stanley No. 45 Aluminum Combination Plane

Aluminum Combination Plane

45A M-15

No. 45 Aluminum Plane
Stanley No. 45 Aluminum Combination Plane
12 pages black & white.

Cost: $5.50
+$0.50 shipping

6.00

Stanley Adjustable Metal Plumbs and Levels

Stanley Adjustable Metal Plumbs and Levels

LEVELS M-10

Adjustable Levels & Plumbs
Stanley Adjustable Metal Plumbs and Levels
4 pages black & white.

Cost: $2.75
+$0.50 shipping

3.25

Stanley No. 45 Combination Plane

Combination Plane

45E M-20

No. 45 Plane
Stanley No. 45 Combination Plane
12 page fold-out instructions. Seven planes in one. Shows basic use, regular cutters as well as the special cutters. Explode view shows the various parts and the original Stanley part numbers.

Cost: $3.75
+$0.50 shipping

4.25

Stanley No. 444 Dovetail Tongue & Groove Plane

Dovetail Tongue & Groove Plane

444 M-11

No. 444 Plane
Stanley No. 444 Dovetail Tongue & Groove Plane
8 pages black & white.

Cost: $2.75
+$0.50 shipping

3.25

Stanley Little Big Book 2007-2008

Stanley Little Big Book 2007-2008

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The Stanley Little Big Book 2007-2008
A Comprehensive Pocket Price Guide for Rules, Levels & Other Stanley Tools
Clarence Blanchard

The complete guide to Stanley tool values with type information that can help identify many of the more valuable types. The information is up-to-date and reflects the current trends in collecting. A three-category pricing system gives a range of values that reflects the importance of condition when pricing Stanley tools--all in a small book that fits in your pocket and will be there when you need it.
3 1/2 by 4 1/2-inch format 230 pages Full Color.

Cost: $16.99 +$3.00 shipping

19.99

Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades Volume 3 - 1900 to 1934

Patented American Planes vol 3

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Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades
Volume 3 - 1900 to 1934
Lars Larson & Clarence Blanchard

one book that covers all the patented planes from 1901 to 1934. Have the same information that has been available only to a very few people for years. The first volume has over 400 patent drawings indexed by date, patent number, patentee and function. With detail indexes planes from woodworking, leather or many other trades can be quickly identified and rated. As an aid to determining value each patent has been reviewed for rarity and assigned a relative rarity rating. The three volume set covers all US patents from the first right up to 1934.
Approximately 225 pages 8 1/2 x 11 soft cover.

Cost: $26.90 +$5.80 shipping

32.75

Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades Volume 2 - 1876 to 1900

Patented American Planes vol 2

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Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades
Volume 2 - 1876 to 1900
Lars Larson & Clarence Blanchard

The one book that covers all the patented planes from 1876 to 1900. Have the same information that has been available only to a very few people for years. The first volume has over 400 patent drawings indexed by date, patent number, patentee and function. With detail indexes planes from woodworking, leather or many other trades can be quickly identified and rated. As an aid to determining value each patent has been reviewed for rarity and assigned a relative rarity rating. The three volume set covers all US patents from the first right up to 1934.
Approximately 225 pages 8 1/2 x 11 soft cover.

Cost: $26.95 +$5.80 shipping

32.75

Cleaning Antique Tools

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Cleaning Antique Tools -- Clarence Blanchard

Techniques and materials that have worked well enough to prompt members to share them are offered for your consideration. Contradicting suggestions simply illustrate that the body of knowledge is still developing and that additional techniques might be forthcoming. Contains some pictures and illustrations.

This is the third edition of Cleaning Antique Tools and is intended to modernize the original work compiled by Joe Griffin and published by Southwest Tool Collectors Association in 1982.

Contents

  • Cleaning and Maintaining Wooden parts
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Steel & Cast Iron parts
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Aluminum parts
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Brass parts
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Nickel Plated parts
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Japanned parts
  • Helpful Cleaning Aids to have on hand

5 1/2 by 8 1/2 inch format. 15 pages.

Cost: $6.00 +$3.00 shipping

9.00

Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades Volume 1 - 1795 to 1875

Patented American Planes vol 1

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Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades
Volume 1 - 1795 to 1875
Lars Larson & Clarence Blanchard

The one book that covers all the patented planes from 1795 to 1875. Have the same information that has been available only to a very few people for years. The first volume has over 400 patent drawings indexed by date, patent number, patentee and function. With detail indexes planes from woodworking, leather or many other trades can be quickly identified and rated. As an aid to determining value each patent has been reviewed for rarity and assigned a relative rarity rating. The three volume set covers all US patents from the first right up to 1934.
Approximately 225 pages 8 1/2 x 11 soft cover.

Cost: $26.95 +$5.80 shipping

32.75

Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades 3 Volume Set

three volume set

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Patented American Planes for Wood, Leather and the Allied Trades
3 Volume Set
Full set of the above 3 volumes covering the plane patents from 1795 to 1934.
See above for descriptions of each volume.

Cost: $75.00 +$15.50 shipping

90.50