On-Site Auction

18396 Nantz Rd.
Cornelius, NC
Mecklenburg Co.

Saturday October 21, 2006
@ 10 am


items from the Collection of the late
Ted A. Edwards – estate
& Delores Edwards

Directions:  from I-77 exit # 28 (Lake Norman & Cornelius exit), take Catawba Ave. West for +/-1½ mile to Nantz Rd., then Right +/-½ mile to Edwards Homeplace


cash * check w/ID * credit card w/3% charge
(out of state checks accepted with bank letter)



Collection of 100s of vintage Wrenches (auto., machine & implement)
{Planet Jr., Deering, Babcock, Togsten, Valcan Plow, Iron King, I-H, Ford, Avery, Champion, Moline Drill, JD, Rock Island just to name a few}
Collection of +/-100 vintage Can & Bottle Openers
Collection of +/-175 vintage Monkey Wrenches
Collection of +/- 60 Ford Wrenches
Collection of +/-25 old Saw Sets
Collection of 100s early & vintage Sockets (auto., mechanic & trade name)
Collection of +/-70 vintage Soldering Irons
Collection +/- 150 vintage Pullers & Pliers
Collection of +/-30 vintage Specialty Grip Wrenches
Collection of +/-25 Soldering Torches (brass & etc.)
Collection of vintage Hammers & Hatchets
Display of 30 Vintage small Auger Drills, Awls, Gouges & etc.
Display of 14 Vintage Grip or V Wrenches
Vintage Pipe Cutting Tools
Cook Stove Lid Lifters, Handles, & Stove Wrenches
Rail Road Tools (?)
Asst. of early Brass Cut Offs & Valves
7 vintage Molding Planes
early small Farm or Pea Hanging Scale “B. Cellii” # 50
Vintage Whitman & Barnes #28 Diamond Bench Saw Sharpener, hand crank
pat. 1880 Collar Ruffle Iron
Pat. 1881 Apple Peeler
Pat. 1881 Meat Slicer “Enterprise Mfg.”
pat. 1879 Fruit or Jelly Press “Enterprise Mfg.”
pat. 1889 “The King” Cigar Cutter
pat. 1866 Cook Stove Shovels
pat. 1914 retractable Clothes Line
pat. 1890 Ice Chisel
Stanley # 45 Molding Plane


Ingersoll-Rand mod. # T20 Air Compressor, 5 hp., 230V., single ph.
Wood Lathe, 16” x 60” between centers, custom made, 1hp., variable speed
Band Saw “Grizzly” 16”, floor mod.
9 sp. Drill Press “Grizzly” heavy duty
Foley model #357 Carbide Saw Blade Sharpener
Foley model # 387 automatic Saw Blade Filer
Belsaw Circular Saw Blade Sharpener, ½ hp.
Oxygen & Acetylene Cutting Torch & Cart
Lincoln 225 amp Welder (like new)
Tool Chest Top “Homak” 10 drawer
Scroll Saw, 15” table model
Sand Blasting Cabinet (handmade)
Shop Wood Heater

GUNS, COINS & etc.
Fulton Arm Co. single shot Shotgun (12 ga.)
Remington mod. # 41 Rifle (22 S.L.LR., bolt action)
Marlin mod. # 512 “Slugmaster” Shotgun (12 ga., blot action, clip)
Wards Western Field mod. #46B Rifle (22S.L.LR., bolt action)
Ruger mod. 10/22 Carbine Rifle (22LR, w/Simmons Scope)
Harrington & Richardson mod. # 88 Shotgun (20 ga.)
Remington mod. # 597 Rifle (22LR)
Winchester mod. #67 Rifle (22S., bolt action)
MEC mod. #650 Reloader 410 ga.
MEC mod. #650 Reloader 28 ga.
MEC mod. #761R Reloader 20ga.
Rods & Reels
Shot Gun Shells
bag of Asst. Silver Coins
+/- 9 Silver Dollars


Walnut Wardrobe (2 doors over 2 drawers)
2 door Country Jelly Cupboard on legs
nice Oak Sq. Banquet Table (6 leaves, Reed & Ball Pedestal)
4 Hitchcock style painted Chairs
36”x50” Marble Top Work Counter on metal base
Oak Wash Stand (old finish)
Walnut Chest of Drawers (unfinished)
Oak barrel back High Chair
Wooden Breakfast Table, drop leaf
Mahog. Dep. Era Server
painted Kitchen Cabinet
rd. Kitchen Table w/4chairs
Dep. Era 1 drawer Center Table
Oak Mission Library Table
Walnut Bench
Dep. Era Dining Table
old Zenith Radio
Oak Low Boy Dresser w/mirror
Majestic mod #72 Radio Cabinet (cabinet only)
Camel Back Trunk
Pegged Farm Table
Iron Beds
Unfinished Chairs
Sansui Stereo System w/ 4 large speakers
Maytag Window AC (110 v., w/remote, used very little)
Billiard Table, Slate Top, 4’x7’


pat. 1912 Miller Nut Cracker
Arcade, Sarcent, Stehed, Stearms, & Other Nut Crackers
Chopping Knives
Nut Meg Graters
Pineapple Huller
Lemon Squeezers
Egg Beaters
Bung Auger
early Buttress (hooves trimmer)


Rumford Biscuit Cutter
3 vintage Flat Irons
wall Coffee Grinder
2 White Mt. hand crank Ice Cream Freezers
Vintage Draws Knives
early Hand Forged Tools
Hand Forged Hoes
Vintage Hide Tanner’s Tool
12 vintage wooden handle Auger Drills
6 wooden Wash Boards
1950s Peddle Tractor I-H (?)
1950’s Fire Chief Peddle Car (as found)
3 Legged Black Pot
two Iron Skillets
5 Carpet Beaters
Mahog. small Box
Wooden Kraut Cutter
wooden Block & Tackle
Cimplex #103 Tape Dispenser
2 Vintage Coal Irons
several Brass Mail P.O. box #  Doors
Violin & Case
Tonka Car Carrier Toy
2 Tonka Cranes


1/2” Air Wrench “CT”
3/8” Air Ratchet Wrench “Alltrade”
Commercial Corner Picture Frame Clamp, USA
Skill Side Grinders
B&D Bench Grinder 6”
¼ “ Die Grinder “Makita”
Craftsman Dremel Tool
Skill 3/8” rev. Drill
Craftsman Pad Sander
Yale ¾ ton Chain Come-A-Long
King Pipe Die Set (¼ to 1”)
small Parts Washer
Paint Spray Gun
Air Cleaning Gun
Stock Roller
Router Bit Set “Craftsman”
small Drill Press Cross Vise
Router Bit Sharpener
Allen Wrenches (100s)
T Handle Hex Key Set
Metal Detector “Coin Master”
Adjustable Wrenches
Shop Vac.
modern Wrenches, Sockets & Hand Tools
Scherr Dial Gauge
100 plus Circular Saw Blades
Hammer Handles
Taps & Dies
Copper & Brass Fittings


Lathe Tools, Gouges, Jaw Chucks, Faceplates, Arbor, Chucks, & etc.
7 vintage Molding Planes
+/- 15 Calipers (old to modern)
Grinding & Sharpening Stones, Tools & Supplies
Wood Vises
Columbian Wood Vise, USA
12” Screw Jack
Transit “Keuffel & Esser”
6” Swivel Shop Vise
4 Cutting Torch Handles & Tips
2 new Jackson Welding Helmets
+/-12 Welding Pliers
Welding Rods
5 Wheel Pullers


2 metal 6’ tall metal Storage Cabinet
9 hanging Screw & Bolt Dispenser Racks “FULL”
+/-20 Plastics Index Bins full of nuts, bolts, & fasteners
35 drawer metal Index Cabinet full of nuts, bolts & fasteners
Oak Index Card Cabinet, 30 drawer
Index Cabinet full of assortment of Bolts
Box after Box of Drill Bits, all types of wood & metal (1½” down), old & new
Box after Box of Screw Drivers, Punches, Chisels & Tools
Box after Box of Files & File Sets
Box after Box of Sandpaper & Discs
Box after Box of Furniture Hardware (old & new)


Toro Chipper/Shredder (gas motor ?)
Husky 18 hp. Lawn Tractor mod 1886 Hydr. (not running)
Mantis “Roybi” Garden Tiller
Sachs Dolmar Chain Saw
Echo Weedeater
Homelite Weedeater
Yard Tools
Metal Firewood Trailer


Wood Turner & Worker’s Books Collections

(25 Wood Turner, 32 Wood Working, 29 How To Do, 32 Reference, 14 Garden)
Several Years of Magazines “Fine Wood Work”, “The Old Wood Mag.”& “Popular Science”

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