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VLCHEK 11 inch Auto Shifter. Marked with a shield containing the words: "Drop Forged VLCHEK CLEVE. O. U.S.A." Also a shield with Letter "V" This might suit that Packard resto.
Ref:VlchekShifter-2
Price: $30 +P&P
   Dowidat No91 10inch adjustable spanner wrench made in Australia.

Ref: Dowidat No91

Price: $25 +P&P
   4 inch Girder made in Germany

Ref: Girder-4in-German

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

Ref: JBS 12in

Price: $50 +P&P
   Kincrome 6” / 150mm adjustable wrench black finish, made in Japan. Very good condition.

Ref: Kincrome 6”

Price: $25 +P&P
   Shelley 4in KD style shifter adjustable wrench

Ref: Shelley 4in KD

Price: $25 +P&P
   Stanley 10 inch adjustable wrench shifter mod 87-443

Ref: Stanley-10in

Price: $25 +P&P
   
   Gordon Tools Sheffield Eng 7 inch F shifter – very good condition, very solid construction – looks military, but no arrows.

Ref: Gordon.

Price$30 +P&P




The Elgin adjustable alligator wrench, Extra Jaw 25Cents. 7 inches long. Good condition. Much black japanning or paint is still present.

Ref: Elgin, Price: $50 +P&P

Vintage 6" PIPE WRENCH marked ROXCO Made in USA Mfg The TRIMONT Mfg. Co. Roxbury, Mass. A cute tiny example of this brand from the 1940’s

Ref: ROXCO

Vintage 6" PIPE WRENCH marked ROXCO Made in USA Mfg The TRIMONT Mfg. Co. Roxbury, Mass. A cute tiny example of this brand from the 1940’s

Ref: ROXCO

Price: $30 +P&P


Marked” 6” Bahco 70 Made in Sweden / A B Bahco Stockholm
 
Ref: Bahco 70

Price: $25 +P&P

Marked  v-Steel 6” Bahco 0670 Sweden / Bahco Sweden”

Ref: Bahco 0670

Price: $25 +P&P

Vintage 8" Bahco Adjustable Wrench / Shifter , B A HJorth, No 71, Made in Sweden

Ref: Bahco#71

Price: $35 +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 +P&P

FHP Australia 10 inch Adjustable Wrench / shifter.

Ref: FHP#10

Price: $25 +P&P

Garrington Jackdaw Adjustable Wrench / Shifter 10" date. Marked “1/49 AA10 Precision GARRINGTON Forged / 10” British The JACKDAW Made”

Ref: GarringtonJackdaw#10

Price: $25 +P&P

Herbrand 7 inch shifter marked “Herbrand Fremont USA"

Ref: Herbrand7in

Price: $25 +P&P

Repco 250mm (10 inch) shifter

Ref: Repco-10in

Price: $25 +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 +P&P

Tona 240 mm (9.5") shifter. Tona was a Czech company making loaders and other construction machinery

Ref: Tona240

Price: $25 +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 +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 +P&P


State Transport Authority followed on from Victorian Railways. This shifter (Adjustable Wrench) is about 16 inches long. Good condition. Works fine. ~2Kg
Ref: STA-Shifter
Price: $40 +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 +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 +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 +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 +P&P



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

Ref: D-2-Type

Price: $25 +P&P

Small bicycle shifter / adjustable wrench. No maker visible. Stepped jaws allow for quick adjustment on a limited scale. The knurl nut might be a replacement.

Ref: Bicycle-i

Price: $20 +P&P

Quick Adjust bicycle wrench, 6 in long

Ref: BicycleQuickAdj

Price: $25 +p&p

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

Ref: Steinadler-1

Price $25 +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

Rare Cyclone Australia Shifter, 9.5 inches long, Ref: Cyclone-Shifter

Ref: CycloneShifter

$25 plus P & P

   

Vintage 9inch ABINGDON KING DICK Fishbellied Wrench Shifter British made. This is the early version with the through slot. Later versions had a slot that finished short of the knurl.

Ref: KD-No3
Price: $50 +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 +P&P

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

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

Ref: KD-4inNo3

Price $25 +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 P&P
   King Dick 6 inch shifter marked “KING DICK”. FAIR condition, jaws are FAIRLY good.

Ref: KD-6in-01

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

Ref: KD-6in-02

Price: $40 P&P
 
 King Dick 6 inch shifter marked “KING DICK”. V GOOD condition, jaws are VERY good. Looks to have original blueing in very good condition.

Ref: KD-6in-03

Price: $50 +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 P&P
   King Dick TYPE 6 inch shifter marked “STEEL” on top jaw. Probably a German export item.

Ref: KD-6in-Steel

Price: $25 P&P


Shelley Shifters (Adjustables)  

Snail Brand Shifter approx 9 in long (8-7/8") marked "Snail Brand / Made in England"

Ref: Snail-Shifter-1, Price $20 plus P & P

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

BSB: 083-004
Acct No: 413522990
Bank = NAB
A/c George Radion

BSB: 083-004
Acct No: 413522990
Bank = NAB
A/c George Radion

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

 



Vauxhall  

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

Vauxhall 9 inch shifter adjustable wrench.

Marked "VAUXHALL" on the top jaw. No other maker marks

Ref: Vauxhall-2,

Price $20 + P & P

9.5 inch F Shifter, Made in Germany, it has a tyre lever end to the handle. It also has a faint maker’s mark, but hard to read.

Ref: German-1

Price: $20 +P&P