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This is a set of drafting instruments by Stanley, London. It appears near complete and comes in an oak case, 8 x 6 1/2 x 2 inches. It comes with it's original key, however the lid is warped.
Set of Drafting Instruments by Stanley London in Oak Case
This is a wonderful example of a rare instrument - a Hanks Minute Compass. Minute Compasses were the high precision compasses from 1760 until roughly 1830. They could measure angles to one minute of a degree. Please see my Minute Compass Webpage to fully appreciate how...
1821 Julius Hanks Minute Compass - Measures to One Minute -The Compleat Surveyor
Fairbanks Morse 1-1/2 HP 500 RPM Hit And Miss Engine Circa 1910's in good running condition. check out my other auctions. please visit my store. PICK UP ONLY. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution
Fairbanks Morse 1-1/2 HP Hit And Miss Engine Circa 1910's
Antique Westinghouse Electric Motor 3hp, 3 phase, 200v, 1700rmp. Patent dates: May 1, 1888; May 4, 1897; March 1, 1898; August 30, 1898 and last one is September 26, 1899. Motor was completely taken down to bare metal and painted in black lacquer. Armature was disassemb...
Antique Westinghouse Electric Motor 3hp 3ph 1899 Early Tesla Era Swam Hanover PA
Nathan Storrs (born 1768) was a wonderfully skilled clockmaker who lived and worked in Northampton. I have a fair amount of information listed about Storrs on my Storrs Maker Webpage. Please check out that webpage (web address is at the bottom of this description) as I...
Nathan Storrs Compass and Matching Tripod - Circa 1795 - The Compleat Surveyor
Antique 1800’s Bone Folding Engineering Ruler Scale. In good condition works well. There is one small chip on one side by the hinge as shown in the photos. Very light wear for a tool of this age. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail.
Antique 1800’s Bone Folding Engineering Ruler Scale
Up for auction is the item pictured above. Any questions just ask.
1880's Sokkisha NO. 6463 Survey Transit, Great Optics w/ Orig. Wood Box
Description: Fine details include four vertical mounted 6” tall 3.5” dia. coils each with heavy brass 4.25 “ dia. brass end-plates, arranged in pairs 9” square, each with 1 3/8”dia. center steel cores {each tested for conductivity} . All mounted on and through a 14...
1880 QUADRA-COIL ELECTRO-MAGNETIC DEMONSTRATION DEVICE EX-SMITH COLLEGE LAB
Buy it now Historical Westinghouse Electric 200 Hp Synchronous Motor Circa 1916 and the smaller A/C Motor & DC Generator that was used to excite the armature of the big motor. It was motors like this, designed by Nikola Tesla, and built by Westinghouse Electric, tha...
200 Hp Antique Westinghouse Electric Synchronous Motor Nikola Tesla Cir.1916
Early Dietzgen all brass survey compass transit with case. Dial marked 7792. Case is in very good condition with broken strap. Note last photo: A slight imperfection/chip in eye lens shows as a dark area when sighting through transit. All other glass looks clear and goo...
Antique Early All Brass Eugene Dietzgen Surveyors Compass Transit w/ Case
SEE MORE SCI INSTRUMENTS HERE:https://www.ebay.com/sch/rarityland/m.html?_trksid=p3692 ITEM DESCRIPTIONThis is an extremely rare and antique Negretti & Zambra surveyor level. This in the first or one of the first surveyor level made by Negretti & Zambra during 1...
RARE ANTIQUE 1860 NEGRETTI & ZAMBRA SURVEYING EQUIPMENT SURVEYOR LEVEL CASED
This is an early device used to experiment with the properties of a condenser (now known as a capacitor.) The Aepinus condenser was the first condenser developed after the Leyden jar and was used to demonstrate conductive and inductive electricity.DESCRIPTIONDescription...
CA 1880 NH EDGARTON PHILADELPHIA AEPINUA TWIN DISC ELECTROSTATIC CAPACITOR
This is a rare solar transit with Burt solar attachment. The optics and 3 wire cross hairs are in great shape, the motions turn smoothly and it comes with the original box. A rare transit with Burt solar and is even set up for the more rare Jones solar attachment. Posta...
1885 Gurley Solar Transit with Burt Type Solar Attachment
This Sike's hydrometer set includes the brass float, all scale pieces from .5g(10L) to 6.7g(90L), and the proof rulers.
Antique Sike's Hydrometer Set
Vintage/antique wood & metal surveyor rods (c 1900s)Set of three rods, each 4'6" long, joined with a metal slide mechanism, and can extend to approximately 12' long. Paint is showing wear on one of the three sections, but is in good condition on other 2. (See p...
Survey Transit Measuring Rods set (3x54") 12' Wood & Metal c1900s
This incredible, one of a kind revolution counter was custom built by the Navy Yard, New York Department of S.E. (Brooklyn Navy Yard) in 1906 for the famous USS Connecticut - Class Battleship, built between 1903-1908 (see battleship description below). The Connecticut w...
1906 STEAM BATTLESHIP CONNECTICUT ALL BRASS REVOLUTION COUNTER GAUGE LOG
Antique G. Coradi Zurich Planimeter 5141. Untested. Crack on box lid. Comes with everything shown. PLEASE NOTE THAT FOR MANY OF MY LISTINGS THERE ARE MORE THAN 6 PICTURES. MANY BUYERS WHO ARE NOT FREQUENT EBAY USERS ARE NOT AWARE THAT THERE IS A VERY SMALL ARROW TO THE...
Antique G. Coradi Zurich Planimeter 5141
Antique Georgian Shagreen Etui, Drafting Tools Kit, Architect or Cartography Box - inherited from my Grandparents. Antique drafting tools in shagreen case, etui, "necessaire", c.1770-1820 Marketed first in England, but made in either England or France. Tools w...
Antique Georgian Shagreen Etui, Drafting Tools Kit, Architect or Cartography Box
Here is a protractor in nice condition and in its original box. A few darker spots on the brass, and some wear to the box. It is just under 6" in diameter and the box is about 7" square. BUY SELL BELIEVE We often have similar items available so please use this...
Antique Negretti Zambra London Brass Protractor In Original Wood Case
Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A NICE ANTIQUE NEW YORK BRASS SURVEYOR'S COMPASS, c. 1830's. BRASS COMPASS MARKED "FELLOWS, READ & ALCOTT, NEW YORK" WHO WERE THE RETAILERS OF THE COMPASS. THE COMPASS HAS A GLASS COVER AND MEASURES 6 1/...
FABULOUS 19th CENTURY ANTIQUE AMERICAN, NEW YORK BRASS SURVEYOR'S COMPASS
This is a Buff and Buff Engineers Eye Level inside it’s original box. There is a repair ticket dated 1926This is being sold as it was found.
Antique Buff and Buff Level Transit in Original box
Check out my 100% Positive Feedback. You will not be disappointed!----- ----- -----Slide Rule: Thacher's Calculating Instrument, Model 4012, Serial No. 1680, Made by the Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y.----- ----- -----Thacher's Calculating Instrument (also known as Thache...
Antique Keuffel & Esser Hoboken, New Jersey Thacher's Calculating Instrument
French Surveying Compass Solid brass Vintage - circa 1860-1880 Lift up sights Bubble levels (2) Silver scale 360 degrees Tripod fixture Approx. 11 cm / 4 inches diameter Overall height 21 cm / 6.5 inches including tripod fixture Wooden box shown included (approx 6 in wi...
French Surveying Compass 1860-1880
Original 1914 antique photograph of surveyors at the Tolt River in Washington State. Light caption, written in the negative, reads; "Betts on line, 1914 - Tolt Riv" Photo measures approx. 3" x 4 3/4" Condition: small marks, no stains, tears or crease...
Surveyors on the Tolt River in 1914 Washington State Vtg Surveying Photo - Rare
*Antique* Fennel Kassel Surveyor's Transit In Original Case - Free Shipping - For Sale. Please look at photos closely, and contact us if you have any questions. Thank You!
*Antique* Fennel Kassel Surveyor's Transit In Original Case - Free Shipping
VINTAGE EQUINOCTIAL DIAL VARIOUS CITIES OF NORTH AMERICA WORLD CITIES ON REVERSE BOXED WEIGHT 3 POUNDS SOLD ''AS IS'' IN ''AS FOUND'' CONDITION
ANTIQUE EQUINOCTIAL DIAL - #2
I talked to Oliver, my uncle that works for Nasa, Moffett Field, I talked him and he will remember that I was 11 years old and he said they have a Cray-1, the most powerful computer in the world! I kept that in mind and also what to buy one. Later on there were sell two...
SuperComputer Cray X-MP E.L.C. Module
SUPER ORIGINAL CONDITIONWORKING VERY WELL !!! Free Shipping! DUE TO INTERNATIONAL DELAYS I AM ONLY SHIPPING WITHIN THE USA
Antique Thales Pinwheel Calculator Adding Machine Germany
Circa 1845-55 Original makers litho 4 column double vertical steam engine - Starbuck Bros Troy New York Framed. Endicott Company. Description: This spectacular, rare 27 1/2" x 15" makers engraving of the engine custom built for the Mohawk & Hudson Iron Wor...
CA 1845-55 ORIGINAL MAKERS LITHO 4 COLUMN DOUBLE VERTICAL STEAM ENGINE FRAMED
This is a rare solar compass, likely used to survey the public lands in the US. It measures 15 1/2 inches long and is in great condition except for the missing solar unit. Find that solar unit and it will triple the value of this compass Postage will be $20 if you are w...
1876 Young & Sons Surveyors Solar Compass, Nice Shape, Missing Solar Part
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