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Vintage Shifters - Adjustable Wrenches & Pipe Wrenches

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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

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

Ref: Bahco#71

Price: $35 +P&P

 

Vintage 10" 250 mm Bahco Adjustable Wrench / Shifter No 72, Made in Sweden

Ref: Bahco#72

Price: $35 +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

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 7 inch F Shifter used in MG tool kits and other English cars. Note that this one has the initials KD in raised letters on the saddle.

Ref MG-4C-2

$30 plus P & P On Hold

King Dick 7 inch F Shifter. This one has a V in a diamond mark on the handle - we don't know the significance, but would like to.

Ref: KD-1-V-Mark

Price: $25 +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

   

Fish Bellied Shifter marked "British Made A1098" also other numbers near base of handle. This numbered shifter can be found made by King Dick also, not sure what the number signifies (info sought) 6.25 inches long.

Ref: Shifter-A1098

too late

3 inch Fish Bellied King Dick shifter No 0

Ref: KD-3in

Price: $25 +P&P

Fish Bellied Shifter, marked only "British Made / A1195 D4 -

This numbered shifter can be found made by King Dick also, not sure what the number signifies (info sought) 4.25 inches long. Refer also to a similar one below

Ref: Shifter-A1195-DA

Price: $30 plus P & P

Fish Bellied Shifter marked "British Made A1195" also other numbers near base of handle. This numbered shifter can be found made by King Dick also, not sure what the number signifies (info sought) 4.25 inches long.

Ref: Shifter-A1195

Price: $30 plus P & P

Joseph Lucas Ltd, Birmingham Girder Minor 3-1/2 inches long. Light pitting at top jaw on one side, see pics.

Ref: Girder3.5in

Price: $25 +P&P On Hold

Shelley Shifters (Adjustables)  

Shelley 6 inch Fish Bellied Shifter marked "SHELLEY British Made STEEL"

This style made by either Jackson or Jenbro

Ref: Shelley-Shifter-1, Price $25 plus P & P

Shelley 6 inch Fish Bellied Shifter marked "SHELLEY"

Note that this one is quite diferent to the 6 inch shelley bove

ref: Shelley-Shifter-6in, price $25 plus P & P

Fish Bellied Shifter, marked only "King Dick Rd 765509 – 9 inches long, good condition.

Ref: KD-765509-9inch

Price: $35 +P&P

Shelley 4 inch Fish Bellied Shifter marked "SHELLEY RD 765509 / British Made". The Rd number was a King Dick number, so this wrench would have been supplied by KD and stamped SHELLEY

Ref: Shelley-Shifter-4in, Price $25 +P&P

Shelley 11 inch shifter. Marked "SHELLEY" imn an arc on the top jaw. Also marked "4" on the shaft. Smooth action, looks like those made by Garringtons.

Ref: Shelley-Shifter-11in Price: $25 +P&P

On Hold

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

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

 

This 9 inch Shifter is marked "Sunshine" in script, and "D^D" on the top jaw. Manufactured for the war effort by Sunshine Harvester Company.

Weight 450g plus packaging

Ref: SMH-S8 Price $25 PLUS P & P

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 "L"

Ref: Vlchek-1 $25 PLUS 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