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Vintage Shifters - Adjustable Wrenches & Pipe Wrenches

Ozwrenches has a large collections of Tools, Manuals and other collectables

Pictured below are some images and details of items surplus to our requirements and now available for purchase or swap.

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Large number of items have reduced prices

Item Picture
Item Description
HD Smith Perfect Handled 12.5in Shifter / Adjustable wrench, good condition. Marked "The H.D. Smith & Co." and "Perfect Handle" in circular arcs, with patent dates and "Made in U.S.A." in the center. "Pat'd Oct. 30-1900 Jan. 15-1901 Feb. 26-1901"

Ref: SmithPerfectHandle12.5in
Price; $45 plus postage
4in FishBelly shifter by Bleckmann, Solingen Germany, Steel marked on jaw.

Ref: Bleckmann4inFishBelly
Price: $25 plus postage
T Williams 7 inch (actual 6-3/4”) F shifter – very good condition, very solid construction – looks military, but no arrows. Marked T/W in circle -  and faint lettering on other side looks like “BRITISH MADE”  This looks right for the Vickers MG toolkit.

Ref: TW-7inch
Price: $30 plus postage
Wakefield bicycle wrench marked “ATENTS PENDING IN U.S.A. AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES / WAKEFIELD WRENCH No 5 MADE IN WORCESTER MASS. USA” 4-1/4 in long, and in great condition.

WakefieldNo5 wrench
Price: $25 plus postage

King Dich 7inch F shifter, marked “KING DICK / MADE IN ENGLAND”

Ref: KD-7inch
Price: $25 plus postage
Sidchrome-100mm -4in Shifter adjustable wrench, Made in Sweden. VG.
Ref: Sidchrome-4in
Price: $30 plus postage







Double Ended Crescent 6 - 8” Marked “Mfd by Crescent Tool Co Jamestown N.Y. / Drop Forged Steel, minor pitting.
Made in U.S.A.”
Ref: DoubleEndedCrescents6-8-Crescent
Price: $100 reduced to $90
 plus postage
On Hold
Small Bessey shifter wrench marked 140mm / 5-1/2” long. This is an uncommon size of Bessey wrench, made in Germany
Ref: BesseyNo111-Gr-1
Price: 
$75  reduced to $50 plus postage
On Hold
German - DRP locking Shifter
DRP-Shifter

Price: $25 reduced to $20 plus postage
Gedore no 91, 12 incg shifter adjustable Crescent type wrench, made in India
Gedore-No-91-India

Price: $25 reduced to $15 plus postage
9-1/2 inch Stillsons / pipe wrench marked “Lock Tools / Australia”
Ref: Lock Stillsons
Price: $25
reduced to $20 plus postage
Rare Cyclone Australia F Shifter, 9.5 inches long, good condition
Ref: Cyclone-Shifter-2
price: $25
reduced to $20 plus postage
Spanish shifter / Adj wrench marked ZUBI-ONDO No 101-8in Made in Spain
Ref: Zubi-Ondo-8in
Price: $25
reduced to $15 plus postage
91/4 inch F wrench with tyre lever end. Looks to be of German origin, but no maker marks visible.
Ref: 9in-German
Price: $20
reduced to $10 + postage


Richards Tent brand adjustable spanner wrench marked “Richards Bros & Sons Sheffield England / Tend Sheffield” Used in some Bentley models. Unusual construction, laminated from 4 layers of steel.

Ref: RichardsTent
Price: $30
reduced to $20 + postage
BHM – Bridgepost Hardware M Corp 10 inch shifter / adjustable wrench
Ref: BHM-10inch
Price: $20
reduced to $10 plus postage
11-1/2 inch F wrench with tyre lever end Looks to be of German origin but no maker marks visible
Ref: 11inchGerman
Price:
$20 reduced to $10 + postage
10 inch swivel head adjer / shifter. Only marked F & Co
Ref: F&Co-SwivelHead
Price: $25
reduced to $15 + postage


9inch F shifter marked Gordon Tools /  Made in Sheffield England. Also has the V^R mark – Victorian Railways military mark

Ref: Gordon-9in
Price: $25
reduced to $20 + postage

Marked Wizard No 9 Made in Worcester USA Pat’d nov 14 1922

Ref: Wizard-9in-2
Price: $25 reduced to $15 + postage

Stanley 8 inch adjustable wrench shifter mod 87-432
Ref: Stanley-8inch-shifter
Price; $25 plus postage

Stanley 10 inch adjustable wrench shifter mod 87-433

Ref: Stanley-10inch
Price: $25
reduced to $20 + postage
9inch F shifter marked SSP on the bottom jaw
Ref: SSP-9in
Price:
Too Late
SSP 7in F Shifter, Made in England.

Ref: SSP 8in F Shifter
Price: $25
reduced to $20 + postage
Vauxhall 9 inch F shifter adjustable wrench. Marked "VAUXHALL" on the top jaw. It is marked British Made and T/W (T Williams)

Ref: Vauxhall-5-TW
Price: $25 
reduced to $20 + postage
Vauxhall 9 inch F shifter adjustable wrench. Marked "VAUXHALL" on the top jaw. It is marked British Made and J&S (Jones & Shipman)
Ref: Vauxhall-3-J&S
Price:
$25  reduced to $20 + postage

Vauxhall 9 inch Shifter / Adjustable Wrench by J & S - Jones & Shipman. The Vauxhall name is patchy but visible above the top jaw.

Ref: Vauxhall-1-J&S

Price: $15 +P&P

W  C Peace 9in F Shifter
Ref:Peace-9in
Price:
$25  reduced to $20 + postage

Herbrand-9in F shifter, only marked “Herbrand” in script on top jaw, slight burring of jaws

Ref: Herbrand-9in F shifter

Price: $25  reduced to $20 + postage

Made in Canada 9inch F shifter. Thought to be a ford wrench. Some spreading to jaws as most of these old shifters have.

Ref: Canada-9in

Price: $20  reduced to $15 + postage

Fuller Japan 10 inch Crescent shifter

Ref: Fuller-10in
Price:  $25 +postage
Ford USA F shifter, 8 inch

Ref: Ford-8in
Price:  
$25  reduced to $20 +postage

Gray Dreadnaught Toronto 8in shifter / adj wrench, showing both sides

Ref:
Gray Dreadnaught
Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P
Adjustable bicycle shifter 4.5” long, marked “Barnes Tool Company / Drop Forged Steel”

Ref: BarnesShifter

Price: 
$25  reduced to $20 +P&P
9in F shifter / wrench. Marked 9in Auto. Some spreading to jaws.
Ref: 9in-auto
Price: 
$20  reduced to $15 +Postage

 
Masterench swing jaw wrench, 8inch size, marked "Manufactured by Masterench Corp Turlock Cal. USA Patented. Drop Forged Steel"

Ref: Masterench-B

Price: 
$35  reduced to $25 +P&P
 

6inch swing jaw wrench marked: “Einhander / GANZ STAHL DOEHL  Germany". Good condition, strong spring holding the swing jaw.
Ref: Einhander-6in
Price: 
$35  reduced to $25 +P&P
Dowidat No88-10, 10inch adjustable spanner wrench made in Germany
Ref: Dowidat-88-10
Price: $25 plus postage
   Dowidat No91 10inch adjustable spanner wrench made in Australia.

Ref: Dowidat No91

Price: 
$25  reduced to $20 +P&P
   JBS 12in / 300 mm Adjustable wrench, made in Spain, new condition

Ref: JBS 12in

Price: 
$50  reduced to $30 +P&P
 

 Shelley 6in KD style adj wrench Marked SHELLEY on top jaw.

ref: Shelley-6in-13
Price:
$25  reduced to $15 +P&P


Shelley 6in KD style adj wrench Marked SHELLEY on top jaw, STEEL on bottom jaw and Made in England on other side top jaw.

Ref:
Shelley-6in-14
Proce: $20  reduced to $15+ Postage
   Shelley 6in KD style shifter adjustable wrench. Some pitting on one side.

Ref: Shelley 6in KD
Price:15 +P&P

   Shelley 4in KD style shifter adjustable wrench

Ref: Shelley 4in KD

Price: $15 +P&P

Gedore No 91 – 10in shifter / adjustable wrench made in Germany, good condition, industrial finish. It has a name lightly etched on the stem, hard to find.

Ref: Gedore No 91

Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P

FHP Australia 10 inch Adjustable Wrench / shifter.

Ref: FHP#10

Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P

Herbrand 7 inch shifter marked “Herbrand Fremont USA"

Ref: Herbrand7in

Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P

Repco 250mm (10 inch) shifter

Ref: Repco-10in

Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P

8 inch shifter marked "ZEREM no 360 1/2 x 8 in" also has Flag Brand marked near the jaw.

Ref: Zerem-8in

Price: $25  reduced to $20 +P&P

W&B – Whitman & Barnes Warranted railroad special shifter – adjustable wrench, Made in USA. 12.25”long, 1.2kg weight.

Ref W&B Railroad Speial

Price: $40  reduced to $30 +P&P

Victorian Railways shifter (Adjustable Wrench), 15.5 inches long. Looks like a replacement pin to the knurl, but works fine

Ref: VR-Shifter-2

Prive:  $40  reduced to $30 +P&P

The New South Wales Government Railways (NSWGR) was the agency of the Government of New South Wales that administered rail transport in New South Wales, Australia, between 1855 and 1932. These were part of driver’s kit for adjusting the air hoses and other things no doubt.

Ref: NSWGR,

Price: $40  reduced to $30 +P&P

Public Transport Commission (PTC) was an agency of the Government of New South Wales responsible for the provision of rail, bus and ferry services in New South Wales, Australia from October 1972 until June 1980. Upon dissolution, responsibility for rail services transferred to the State Rail Authority NSW. SRANSW cast iron shifter. State Rail Authority of New South Wales. These were part of driver’s kit for adjusting the air hoses and other things no doubt.

Ref: PTCNSW,

Price:  $40  reduced to $30 +P&P

SRANSW cast iron shifter. State Rail Authority took up the responsibility for Rail servicesty on dissolution of the PTC. These were part of driver’s kit for adjusting the air hoses and other things no doubt.

Ref: SRANSW

Price:  $40  reduced to $30 +P&P

Ridgid adustable spud wrench. Loosens and tightens nuts and bolts on pipes in tight places. 11.5” 290mm long smooth narrow toothless jaws USA made.

Ref: Ridgid-1

Price: $50  reduced to $35 +P&P

King Dick Type 7 inch F Shifter. This one has no maker or other marks.

Ref: D-2-Type

Price: $25 reduced to $15 +P&P

Steinadler 8 inch Crescent wrench. Marked “1/2” x 8” STEINADLER / DROP FORGED STEEL, Made in Germany”

Ref: Steinadler-1

Price $25 reduced to $15 +P&P

Wiles Footprimt style pipe grips. 8.5 inches long. Marked “Wiles” in an oval roundel and it also has the rare “WILES” decal. Hard to find in good condition with a decal. This is by Wiles Manuf of Adelaide South Australia, a very hard to find Aussie shifter. This is the small size, they also produced 10 inch model.

Ref: WilesFootprints-1

Price $30 +P&P



   
4 inch King Dick only marked “BRITISH MADE” on the shank..One side is like new, other is also lkie new, but rough war time finish.
Ref:  KD-4in-No6-new
Price:
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
4 inch King Dick only marked “BRITISH MADE” on the shank. Good condition, jaws good.
ref: KD-4in-No8-new
Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
4 inch King Dick marked “KING DICK” on the shank and “A1195” on top jaw. One side as new, other side has rough war finish
Ref:  KD-4in-No9-new
Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
4 inch King Dick marked “BRITISH MADE” on the shank and “A1195” on top jaw plus other letters on top jaw and numbers on handle. Both sides have rough war finish.

Ref: KD-4in-No10-new
Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P

King Dick type 4.25inch adjustable spanner. Only marked "A1195" ON THE HEAD AND "BRITISH MADE" along the stem of the movable jaw. Right for some British cars.

Ref: A1195

Price $30 reduced to $20 +P&P

   King Dick 4 inch shifter marked ““BRITISH MADE”. Good condition, jaws are good.

Ref: KD-4in-No2
Price 
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
   King Dick 4 inch shifter marked ““BRITISH MADE”. Good condition, jaws are good.

Ref: KD-4inNo3

Price 
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
 
 King Dick 4 inch shifter marked “KING DICK” and “Trade Mark King Dick”, with bulldog on the stem of the movable jaw. Good condition, jaws are good, still has some original blueing present, well marked.

Ref: KD-4in-Rd765509
Price: 
$30 reduced to $20 P&P
6 inch King Dick, marked “ABBINGDON” on one side of top jaw and bulldog logo with “Trade Mark” on other side. One side of jaws slightly distorted.

ref: KD-6inNo1-new
Price:  
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
6 inch King Dick, marked “ABBINGDON” on one side plus “Trade Mark” on lower jaw. Other side of top jaw has bulldog logo with “Trade Mark” and No2 on shank. Jaws may have been cleaned up.

Ref: KD-6in-No2-new
Price:  
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
6 inch King Dick, marked “ABBINGDON” on one side plus “Trade Mark” on lower jaw. Other side of top jaw has bulldog logo with “Trade Mark” and No2 on shank. Jaws may have been cleaned up.

Ref: KD-6in-No3-new
Price:  
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
6 inch King Dick marked “KING DICK” on the shank. V good condition.

Ref: KD-6in-No4-new
Price:  
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
6 inch King Dick marked “(BRITISH MADE)” on the shank. V good condition.

Ref:  KD-6in-No5-new
Price:  
$25 reduced to $15 +P&P
King Dick 6 inch shifter marked “KING DICK”. FAIR condition, jaws are FAIRLY good.

Ref: KD-6in-01

Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 + P&P
   King Dick 6 inch shifter marked “KING DICK”. V GOOD condition, jaws are VERY good.

Ref: KD-6in-02

Price: 
$40 reduced to $25 P&P
   King Dick TYPE 6 inch shifter marked “FORD” in script on top jaw. It has the square lug on the bottom for bung removal for oil filling.

Ref: KD-6in-Ford

Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 P&P
   King Dick TYPE 6 inch shifter marked “STEEL” on top jaw. Probably a German export item.

Ref: KD-6in-Steel

Price: 
$25 reduced to $15 P&P
Shelley Shifters (Adjustables)  

Snail Brand Shifter approx 11 in long marked "Snail Brand / Made in England"

This usually has the "ENFO" mark at the bottom of the handle, not visible in this example.

Ref: Snail-Shifter-11in, Price $20 plus P & P

Stillsons - 8 inch marked "8 Stillsons registered trademark, Genuine Stillsons"

Ref: Stillsons-8in

Price: $25 +P&P

Lakeside Forge & Wrench Co 11 inch Auto Shifter

Ref: Swedish-1, Price $20 plus P & P


This 9 inch Shifter is marked "Sunshine" in script on the top jaw. Manufactured by Sunshine Harvester Company.

Ref: SMH-S13

Price: $25 + P&P