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Auctioneer Horst Auctioneers 717-738-3080
Auction Date Mar 31 Auction
50 Durlach Road
Ephrata, PA
Time 09:00AM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 1356
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Saturday, March 31, 2018, at 9:00 AM

Preview – Friday, March 30, 1:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.


Sale to be held at the Horst Auction Center, located at the corner of Rt. 322 & Durlach Rd.

(approx. 2 ½ miles west of Ephrata), Ephrata, Lancaster Co., Pa.

Detailed Listing w/ Picture Links

Tools – 470 of Antique Tools –

In Main Auction Hall


    Hit & Miss Engine: Fuller & Johnson 2 H.P. gas engine on oak frame cart w/ 2 – iron wheels

   Edge Tools: Axes, Hatchets & Adze – Hand wrought: Goosewing, Hewing, Broad, embossed Felling, Firemen’s, Mortise & Posthole axes, carpenter’s & cooper’s adze ; Cooper’s & other drawknives (some like-new); Slicks, firmer, bench, carving & other chisels; Wooden Molding Planes  German plank jointer (NIB); Panel raising, Screw arm plow, Complex, Joinery, & bench planes; Transitional planes;  Metal Planes: Stanley: Bailey #2- #8 bench planes, #3-C (NIB), #4 ½ (NIB); #45 (2 – in original boxes), #46 & #50 combination molding; #90 bullnose (NIB); #79 side rabbet & #95 edge rabbet block; #113 circular; #12 ½ veneer scraper; “Squirrel-tail” blocks; #140 skew block plane; spoke shaves & routers; Measuring devices: Wooden & metal marking gauges; Trammel points; Folding & straight rules; Squares; Wooden & ornamental cast iron levels; Calipers; Stanley, Starrett & other precision measuring tools; Machinist tool chest; Blacksmithing Tools: Farrier’s trade tools;  Adjustable Wrench collection: WWII era Japanese battleship tool chest w/ wrenches; adjustable wrenches, combination wrenches, pliers and nail pincers;  Large selection of cooper’s tools: Stave jointers & other planes;Scorps & shaves; Adze; Augers & reamers; Hammers: wooden mallets; hand wrought claw hammers; carpenters & variety of metalworking hammers; Saws: Lg. Collection of handsaws – Disston metal cutting, variety of Disston, Atkins, Keen Kutter & other handsaws; Ice saw; Flooring handsaws; Fellow, Mortise, Buck, Bow & other wooden frame saws; Back & dovetail saws; Drilling tools: Wooden & metal braces; Right-angle braces; patented breast & hand drills; pump & push drills; Hollow & other Auger bit sets; Lg. to small screwdrivers; Primitives: Froe; leather shop tools; Sickles, Cleavers; Butchering & other farm related tools; Brass blow torches; Carpenter’s tool chests; Books: Antique tool references & tool catalogs



Garage Area: starts at 10:00 A.M. –   Antique tool parts, user tools & repair projects: Wooden & metal clamps; carpentry tools; Wooden tool chest; Axes; hand saws; Hand drills; Microscopes; Wrenches; Two-man saws; Tram-rail trolley;


*Note – This is just a partial listing items for these sales. See our website for a more complete listings & photos.


 Accepted Payments:  Cash, PA checks, credit cards, and debit cards.  No out of state checks without prior approval.  3% Auction House fee will be added to all invoices and will be discounted to 0% when payment is made with cash or approved check.





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