Items available for Education Loans from The Davistown 07-Aug-
Tools
Slaters' shingle ripper 51212T1
24 1/2" long bio
signed "C DREW & CO. KINGSTON, MASS."
Courtesy of Liberty Tool Co.
Stanley no. 89 sliding clapboard gauge 101312T30
9" long, 1 5/8" wide, 2 3/4" tall bio
signed "STANLEY RULE & LEVEL CO. NEW BRITAIN CONN. U.S.A."
SubCategor Patternmakers' Tools
Patternmakers' mold 2713T2
12" diameter, 4" tall
unsigned
Set of patternmakers' dies for surgical tools 8213T1
ranging from 2 5/8" x 3/4" x 3/4" to 5" x 1 1/8" x 7/8" photo photo
signed "HOT WORK", "6" EAR LABORATORY FORCEPS", and various serial numbers
This set of 16 pieces is comprised of dies for hot work patternmaking of tool steel surgical
devices. It includes four two-piece molds for forceps, pincers, and shears as well as a number of
single side scalpels and probes.
Unidentified tool 31811T24
9" long, 1 1/2" wide, 3/8" high
unsigned
This tool came from a patternmaker's shop. The curved side with a dovetail cutout is a possible
holding fixture.
SubCategor Quarrying Tools
Cold chisel 072112T4
5 1/4" long, 1" wide, 3/4" cutting edge
signed "PINEL TOOL CO, QUINCY MASS"
"The Pinel Tool Company, 242 Water street, Quincy Adams [MA], is composed of Alfred Pinel
and his son Alfred P. J. Mr. Pinel, Sr." (http://thomascranelibrary.org/legacy/history/hisch5.htm).
It was established in 1908 as a successor to Pinel Brothers.
Rock hammer 101312T29
12 3/4" long, 7" wide head
signed "ESTWING ROCKFORD ILL. MADE IN U.S.A."
Estwing of Rockford, IL, has been making hammers since 1923
(http://www.estwing.com/about_us.php).

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