Dating boker knives
PAT''D OCT 2, 1906 - - 9.75" all metal qk adj lever operated rack wrench like above except with different adj lever. Pat by Axel Peterson and mfg by the Peterson Rapid Wrench Co., San Francisco, CA. 9.75" wood handled with eight point socket and a square socket in handle. Marked only "14" - - 9.75" larger version of Vandegrift wedge adj. There will definitely be something for all collectors in this auction from the most advanced to the beginner. Unmarked - - 10.75" all metal rack adj wrench with set screw to lock lower jaw in place. MACKE & CO - KOKOMO, IND USA - PAT'D 4 - 22 - 1919, etc - - 12.5" Rack screw adj with a lever that raises the knurled nut off the rack teeth for quick adjustment. Z 12 IN / PAT APL'D FOR - - 12" malleable quick adj patented by F. Pipe version with serrated inserts on angled upper jaw. Pat by Franklin Woodward of Sarcoxie, Mo (evidently sold to W.
Vern has a huge and varied collection of over 4,500 wrenches with outstanding examples in all categories of collectible wrenches and especially strong in cutout farm implement wrenches, IHC and related implement wrenchs (with over 200), quick adjust wrenches, early screw adjust wrenches, Crescent type wrenches from common to one of a kinds including many with various enhancements, wrenches from hardware companies such as Keen Kutter, Winchester, Shapleigh, etc., tools from the Buffum Tool Co. CAL / PATENTED NOV 3, 1908 - - 10" wood handle qk adj rack wrench with extremely fine teeth and an unusual toggle nut and lever adjustment. - PAT'D APRIL 22 - 1919 / KOKOMO, IND - - 8.25" All metal rack screw adj with a lever that raises the knurled nut off the rack teeth for quick adjustment. A couple had markings that were readable most were not. KENTO (in a double arrow logo) / .50 MADE IN THE USA - - 7.5" rack gear type qk adj nut wrench. Turn handle to release lower jaw and cw to make the final adj. AMERICAN WRENCH & SPECIALTIES CO CHICAGO USA / DROP FORGED QUICK KLAMP TRADE MARK - - - 10" qk adj nut wrench with cylinder on handle that releases and tightens lower jaw.