Antique Tools - Grandpa's Treasure Chest


Millers Falls 190 level 8in

Her we have a nice as new Millers Falls 8" aluminum magnetic level.
$30. USD

Stanley No36 6" level

The 6" size is the rarest of the series. This cast machinist level is in very good condition.

Stanley No36 12" level

Just a great 12" machinist level ready for the shop. In very good condition with no apologies.

Stanley No36 18" level

Another great machinist's level. This  level is 18" in length and in great condition. Ready to help with the shop work.

Stanley No39 1/2 Machinist level

A very rare find here. This gem is a 9.5 on anyones list. Just 8" in length with all the adornments only a type 1 tool can have. The rich scroll work' Great glass vials. A treasure for those that appreciate fine craftsmanship.
$65.00 SOLD Thanks

Starrett 12" machinist's level #98

Looking for a good Starrett machinist's level. Here it is.  Convenient 12" size and in great condition.

Kaye and sons 12" level

A great little pocket level from Kay & Sons of  Hull & Goole.Made of  mahogony and brass. This is in excellant condition no chips or dings. It comes fitted in a craftsman made wooden   box.
$45.00 SOLD Thanks

12in Disston Level (Cherry)?

A bit of a treasure for the shop. I believe it's made of Cherry and probably from the 1930's or 40"s. In good condtion the vial is clearand wood is good too.

Ebony & Brass Marking guage

Just a very nice adjustable Ebony marking gauge with brass inlays. Smooth working and in great condition. Ready to use and cherish.
$45.00 SOLD Thanks

Stanley No 18 8" bevel square

A nice pocket size bevel guage from Stanley.

$24.00 Sold thanks

Some nice caliper rules

I always get inquiries about small pocket size rules. Here are 3 nice caliper rules and an aluminum advertising 12" rule from Lufkin.

Calipers your choice at $19.00

Lufkin advertising rule  $15.00


  Left Lufkin 388 12"       Right J. Rabone & Son 1483 6"                                   Lower  J. Rabone & Son 1406 4"



Rabone Rule 1157 4 fold 3ft

Nice wooden rule here but it has somme damage as seen in the picture. Still useable in the shop.


Rabone No1575 4 fold 3ft rule

A nice Rabone 4 fold 3ft. rule in very good++ condition.


Rabone Blindman's Rule

A nice vintage Rabone Boxwood 3 foot 4 fold Blindman's Rule in very good condition. Good markings and brass fittings.

$18.00 SOLD


12" Machinist squarel by Union Tool

A handy square for the shop made by one of the best tool makers. In clean legible condition glass vial is intact ready to use.

$17.00  SOLD Thanks

Hoppe Torpedo Level 9"

A handy little level for the shop apron.


Unmarked Brass level

A nice unmarked level with brass top & bottom plates. Made of Beech and in very good condition. All bubbles intact. A great find for the collector at Christmas.


Simmons Keen Kutter Level

This is the first Keen Kutter I have found. A 28" level with tons of brass. In verry good condition with no chips or breaks. A great user or collectible


Stanley No5 28" level

I have 2 of these for sale both are in very good condition and ready for use or the collection. Brass top & end plates.

$35.00 per

Stanley No 3 Level 30in. VGC

I have a wood (cherry)? & brass level from Stanley. It is marked No3 and is 30" in length. All bubbles are intact and the level is in very good condition. A few mandatory tiny paint splatters but lacking any hang me up holes.


Sands M45 4ft level

Originally made to be used by a bricklayer or mason this vintage 4ft level is in good condition. All vials are complete and visible. There is some damage to the plastic vial covers but doesn't affect use.


Stanley 03 level

A nice Stanley level with all the desirable features. Nice brass end caps and top plate, all vials intact and a great patina. It appears to be cherry and is 26 in. in length.


Stanley No.0 level

Stanley No.0 30" level. Made in Canada. The level is marked Genuine Cherry Best Wood for Levels In very good condition.


Starrett Exact Plumb Bob

A precision Bob made by Starrett this is a model PB-8 in excellent condition.


L.S. Starrett Machinist square

A great vintage square from America's premiere maker.

$24.00 SOLD

Unmarked Beechwood Marking Gauge

This Beechwood marking gauge has a Brass "moustache" wear plate. In good+ condition with legible markings.


Taylor & Forbes Plum Bob?

An acquaintance of mine is a descendent of one of the partners and I was lucky enough to copy some pages of their tool catalogue. Although unmarked it fits the description of a number 3 bob. In good++ condition.
Taylor & Forbes Guelph Ont. early 1900's Iron implements and tools.

Unmarked Brass Bob Hercules?

 A beautiful little unmarked bob. Identical in design to a Hercules 8 but about 1/4" longer.

Stanley No 172 Bob

I can't find any mark on this one but I'm sure any collector will know it. In good++ condition with only paint loss.
I have had a viewer email me that this is a Stanley No172 Bob and weighs 12oz.

Starrett 5150 Brass Plumb Bob

This thing is massive and in great condition.


Rosewood & Brass Bevel Guage 6"

Sorry but the blade was too rusted to get a makers name but I believe it's a Stanley. The Rosewood and brass are in very good condition. The blade is badly pitted but I managed to buff it to a usable state. With a short 6in blade this is a very handy bevel for the shop.


Craftsman made Plumb Bob

This appears to be a shop made Bob possibly a high school machine shop project. In good condition.

Just a plain old red bob

Older unmarked cast iron plumb bob in good condition. It has a newer paint job but is in good++ condition. I believe it may be from Taylor-Forbes of Guelph Ontario.


W Marples&sons level

Stamped W Marples&sons sheffield Eng  Very nice $37.00

Exact folding rule 6'

Nice and clean 6 foot folding ruler.


Stanley 41 level

A great Stanley #41 level. This little beauty is 3 1/2" long made of cast iron with a decorative brass top plate. It is made to be used screwed to a square. The vial is intact and the lever in excellent condition.


Brass Bob

Beautiful little unsigned plum bob probably craftsman made 3 1/2"x7/8" solid heavy brass.


General Hardware Plumb Bob

Great find here a #800 brass plum bob from General Hardware. Overall length 5 5/8" with a taper of approx. 4 1/4"x 1 3/8" in diameter with a weight of 16 oz. A rare and collectible tool.


Task? T23147-8oz. Plumb Bob

This Bob has an odd logo etch it appears to be Task or Thsk. It weighs 8oz and is 4" in length either nickle plated or stainless.


Hercules No8 Plumb Bob

A vintage Hercules No8 Brass Plumb Bob in very good condition.



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