This is rather rare specimen. It was marketed from 1917 to 1921.
The distinguish feature of this release is that main handle is
made in Cocobolo, but side and crank handle are in domestic
hardwood, stained and varnished.
Rare tropical wood; malleable iron, black enameled
frame; large gear painted red; other metal parts
Hollow End Handle, with screw cap, shaped so tool may be
used as a breast drill, and spare bits. Removable side
grip handle. Cut Gears with adjustable friction roll to
equalize bearing. Pinion of Steel, Ball Thrust Bearing.
Reinforced spindle housing.
Chuck of Star pattern with 3 jaws opening with springs,
which are Protected From Injury and Will Not Get Out of
Order, and Closing Evenly on, and Centering Accurately,
round shanks from 0 to 3/8 inch in diameter. Based on
Parsons patent spring-type chuck.
Sale Price: $265.00
Item #: 217-No2-1917-01
Shipping: $20.00 - CUS
This is nice, early hand drill with
handle is made in Cocobolo, but side and crank handle are in
domestic hardwood, stained and varnished.
Smooth operating drill.
International buyers will receive separate invoice with
S&H cost after purchase is complete.