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Craftsman Tools: Where Are They Now?

Woodworkers, mechanics and crafts people have loved Craftsman tools for years, because of their lifetime warranty. If one broke, you could just return it and get a new one free. Gary Galloway loves working on old cars, like the Plymouth with a V8 under the hood he was tinkering with this sunny afternoon. His tool of choice: Craftsman, because of its lifetime replacement warranty if they ever fail. So when his socket wrench recently broke, he didn’t worry about his local sears in Florence, Kentucky, having recently closed.

The Craftsman line included a full range of mechanics’ hand tools by this time, The cadmium finish suggests a manufacturing date in

Your question may be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who purchased this item, who are all part of the Amazon community. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Please enter a question. Model Ready for Work Make a hard day’s work easier with this piece mechanic’s tool set from Craftsman. From any project as complicated as spending the day under the hood to something as simple as tightening a bolt, you’ll have what you need for the job.

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By Conductor , January 17, in Collector’s Resource. Early Craftsman Series generally pre, some exceptions :. The following section details what we currently know about the modern series codes. Much of the information for this section was taken from the personal tool inventory of Mr. Gary Lauver, consisting of approximately Craftsman tools which were purchased between and As you can see, there is still much that we do not currently know.

Craftsman Piece Mechanic’s Tool Set – – set comes in an array of sizes and measurements that will ensure that you always have what you need on hand. I received this way before the estimated date so 4 Stars for that.

Antique, vintage and newer tools for all trades and collectors. Blacksmith Tools. Germany, Tum, smooth plane, Sold 4. Sold W Woden block plane, Sold. Starrett Co. Antique Buck Brothers cast iron 16″ shooting plane Sold Record Shoulder Plane, Sold. Over year old antique wood moulding planes with different moulding profiles.

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Hand Tools > Craftsman Hand Plane. Tom-G PM The frog is red, and the plane iron has “Craftsman made in the USA BL” on it. Any idea which It appears to be a Type 6 dating from – Now I just need to.

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Early Craftsman Tools and Their Makers

From planes and saws to levels, wrenches, and rules, antique hand tools are the pride and joy of many a collectors’ possessions. Depending on the condition of the tool and its type, a good tool can be worth a few hundred dollars. Whether you are a novice collector or are looking to add specific pieces to your collection, this handy guide will give you the basics of collecting antique hand tools. Wood planes are one of the most popular collectible hand tools around. They are used to hold a chisel stationary so that the woodworker can thin or shape boards of wood.

Until planes were mass produced, many carpenters made their planes themselves, bought blades from blacksmiths, and carved decorations or initials into the plane.

Ideal Industries Inc. has not yet set a date for the closing, but will operate the plant Forge employees tried to “streamline operations and offset the loss of the Craftsman Ideal said U.S. hand tool manufacturing has largely moved to offshore.

We may receive a commission when you use our affiliate links. However, this does not impact our recommendations. When you pick up an old plane in an antique store or swap meet it is sending off clues. You can read our stories about good frogs and bad ones and good soles and tortured ones to get up to speed. Here are some more clues to look for. Totes vs. Check out the photo at the top of this entry.


When Sears sold the rights to its Craftsman brand of tools in , I was prompted to suddenly think of my own Craftsman collection—one consisting of both hand and power tools that are spread about in my toolshed, garage, and basement. With no need for any discussion, we would descend to the lower level. It was stocked wall-to-wall with hardware, tools, and technical supplies. We might easily spend the better part of an hour perusing the aisles for interesting new additions, while hovering over certain items that Dad considered adding to his basement workshop.

Even so, we might come away with a modest purchase—a quart of enamel, some solder for our respective projects, or a box of brass screws. These visits began my decades-long interest in acquiring and using Craftsman tools.

Vintage Cornwell Inch Drive Socket Early B Logo Date Code) Tool Mechanic Tools, Hand. Saved from Craftsman 9/16″ 6pt 3/8″ Drive Deep Socket g1 series Sockets ~ Hand Tools ~ Ratchets ~ Extensions ~ Mechanic Tools.

Automotive Specialty Tools. Shop All Mechanics Tools. Protection Agreement If it breaks, we’ll fix it. Price Match find it for less, we’ll give you the same price. Hand tools are the basic components of a comprehensive tool collection. Professional craftsmen know that having the right tool is essential for completing any job. From fastening bolts to hammering nails to sawing boards, no task is out of reach when you have a selection of hand tools at your disposal.

The compact design and ergonomic construction make it easy to work in tight corners with less strain, while the rust-resistant coating on many pieces provide greater durability. Sears has hand tools in a wide variety of sizes and styles for any work environment.

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