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    Another good looking leatherette job. Nice work...

    Another good looking leatherette job. Nice work Mark.....Ted
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    Absolutely a fine job, especially the leatherette...

    Absolutely a fine job, especially the leatherette work……Ted
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    'The' Guide to carry on

    My bucket-list contained a desire to assure the longevity of The Guide for future generations. Im pleased to say, that has been accomplished.
    The Ohio Tool Collectors Association,...
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    Hi Gary, welcome to the forum. I can tell you...

    Hi Gary, welcome to the forum. I can tell you that your chest is not a Gerstner because it doesn’t have the horizontal divider board between the upper small drawers and the lower large drawers. All...
  5. I agree Danno. Looks like a very skilled...

    I agree Danno. Looks like a very skilled craftsman made it. Tis beautiful.......Ted
  6. Thread: No Till Union

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    Beautiful job on that Union Bill. Junk drawers...

    Beautiful job on that Union Bill. Junk drawers sure come in handy at times. Glad to see you're still at it......Ted
  7. Dovetail, Finger and Lock-cornered joint use defined

    I receive, and hear, questions about the Gerstner cabinet corner joints in various cases and chests, especially relating to Period Dates. So, I did some research and came up with the following, which...
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    In your posting #9 and #10 above of the #O31A...

    In your posting #9 and #10 above of the #O31A case, Id say that its period date is 1921 abt 1936. Heres my reasoning It has dovetail body joints, no stencil on the inside bottom and does have...
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    I agree with Terry and I don't know who the...

    I agree with Terry and I don't know who the manufacturer was with the features mentioned......Ted
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    Yes rafe, drawer faces were either oak or...

    Yes rafe, drawer faces were either oak or mahogany. See the 1919 Brochure in 'The' Guide.....Ted
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    Welcome to the forum, you’ll enjoy. No, Gerstner...

    Welcome to the forum, you’ll enjoy. No, Gerstner did not include Machinery Handbooks with their chests. I couldn’t activate your pictures by clicking on them, which is suppose to happen. You might...
  12. Thread: Lufkin

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    That's beautiful Mr. Bill. Great job....Ted

    That's beautiful Mr. Bill. Great job....Ted
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    Gerstner Trivia

    I happened to notice this while doing a google search. From 1914 and on Gerstner was located on Columbia St., which was only 2 to 3 blocks long, in Dayton. From 1914 into the 50s they used 3 to 4...
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    I had the same thought about the 'flat' panel....

    I had the same thought about the 'flat' panel. Then it dawned on me that the 'frame' is actually the radiused relief, I believe.....Ted
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    That wasn't my problem. I didn't have the proper...

    That wasn't my problem. I didn't have the proper 'sound system' identified. Works now......Ted
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    Great videos Terry. However, I couldn't get any...

    Great videos Terry. However, I couldn't get any sound with them. I just started up my brand new Dell computer today. Which of us has a problem ? Also, when one video finished another would start...
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    Sticky: I like it. Your son did a good job......Ted

    I like it. Your son did a good job......Ted
  18. Thread: O42 Rescue

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    You guys are spectacular

    You guys are spectacular
  19. Thread: Wedell & Boers

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    Hello Dennis, I agree with Terry, probably have...

    Hello Dennis,
    I agree with Terry, probably have to make your own. So, I’ve attached pictures of a W&B standard mirror, 4" square glass, on a chest that I have, that has an ornate pressed metal frame...
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    Union tool chest works

    1910-12 and 1913 Union Tool Chest Works hardware and feature definitions have been added to The Guide. Pages 20 thru 23b have been updated or added. This should allow you to identify and period...
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    Hi Jeffh, I do believe your chest was possibly...

    Hi Jeffh,
    I do believe your chest was possibly made by the SheffieldCorp., Dayton, OH. I have dimensions and pictures of their chests from otherowners that look very similar to yours. I have never...
  22. If the dimensions of the B2101 (21-3/8"Wide x...

    If the dimensions of the B2101 (21-3/8"Wide x 7-1/4"Tall x11-5/8"Deep) don't match your base within 1/8", then yours isn't a B2101......Ted
  23. I haven't gathered any data on Bases. Have you...

    I haven't gathered any data on Bases. Have you considered that it may be home-made with a foil nameplate from a machinist tool chest? Attached is a portion of a 1958 Gerstner brochure which included...
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    I noticed that your O52 chest has the oval foil...

    I noticed that your O52 chest has the oval foil nameplate.That was last used in 1948. The flat recessed area in the front panel was first used in 1954. Therefore, if you want it to be period correct,...
  25. Thread: Update

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    I'll second Terry's comments. Best of luck to...

    I'll second Terry's comments. Best of luck to you.....Ted
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