Dating gerstner tool chests
There were bargains for tool dealers, antique shop owners & e Bay sellers alike. There were 100s of planes (wood & iron), more than 100 hand saws (inc.
The bottoms of the drawers are made from a heavy gage galvanized steel. The bottom steel corner protectors are held on by larger normal slotted head wood screws which are also not counter sunk. They probably get asked often enough that it would take one of their employees about 60 seconds to ask a couple of questions and look at a chart to answer your question. All for the tidy sum of .00 (initiation dues and first years membership only)! 25; plus "American Folk Toys" pamphlet and Whittling And Woodcarving book by Tangerman. (American Woodworker magazines (8 total) March/April 1988, Vol. (Five books & booklets on tools and woodworking inc. SWTCA & MWTCA directory; EAIA book lists (2); You Can Make It For ProfitÃ¢â‚¬Å¡ booklet from National Committee on Wood Utilization 1931; Refinishing Furniture, by University of Missouri Collage of Agriculture 1948; Upholstering at Home,Ã¢â‚¬Å¡ pamphlet by Universityof Missouri College of Agriculture; and Homemade Rugs pamphlet by University of Missouri Collage of Agriculture. 1869; Zenith Tools & Cutlery; and Sandusky Tool Catalog No. Heckel; and the National Saw Company, reprinted by MWTCA in 1986 (Three woodworking and/or furniture making books: Classic American Furniture by Time Life; hardcover spiral bound; The Conservation and Restoration of Antique Furniture by Stan Learoyd; and Green Woodworking Handcrafting Wood From Log To Finished Product, by Langsner. (Lot of four furniture books: Country Pine Furniture Styles and Prices by Swedberg; Welsh Stick Chairs A Workshop Guide to the Windsor Chair by Brown; Making Authentic Craftsman Furniture Instructions and Planes for 62 Projects from the Crftman publication edited by Stickley; Lot of three tool catalog reprints: Buck & Hickman August 1902 Catalog of American Hand Tools, London, reprinted by MWTCA; Wm. Walter's Sons 1233 originally printed in 1888, reprinted by Roger K. (Tools Machinery Blacksmith Supplies Sears & Roebuck circa 1915 reprinted by MWTCA; Millers Falls & Goodell-Pratt Catalog 42 originally printed in 1938, reprinted by MWTCA; and January 1999 supply catalog of Weaver Leather.Gerstner & Son X (then a small # 12 lead penciled on by hand) Dayton, Ohio" Is this box a Model # 32? Regards, Ken Well, from the company's perspective, doing the research and administrative work to answer such questions probably does entail significant resources. They probably have made hundreds of different boxes since they have been in business. MSC doesn't even show Gerstner's boxes in their most recent catalog.If they have to research, and verify the accuracy of chest, it takes time and costs money. Logan lathes has a rather complete S/N listing on their web site of all of their lathes made since '42 (over 90,000). Interesting to note that MSC appears to be increasing their coverage of the Waterloo line of tool chests.
It is aligned, when closed, by two round headed steel nails stuck into either side of the boxe's frame of the center drawer. What makes them think they can charge that kind of... They are better made than many expensive pieces of furniture. The information JC sent me was fortunately stamped "Received Oct. FYI, on their website Gerstner has a new $800 box that is completely assembled but not finished. "the quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten"...............