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can anyone tell me what this vintage Stanley No. 750 2" Chisel might be worth?

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Forum topic by Jerry posted 09-01-2012 05:28 PM 823 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jerry

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09-01-2012 05:28 PM

I got this old 2” stanley Chisel in a box of things from an auction I attended recently. Any idea of a realistic value. I am not interested in the chisel but it does look pretty neat. If I were in a stronger position I probably would not even sell the chisel just due to it’s neat vintage U.S. history.

On Ebay the exact chisel is found and the seller is asking 75.00. But he might be just too high, not sure though.

Thanks for the advice fellow lumberjocks.

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-- Jerry Nettrour, San Antonio, www.topqualitycabinets.net


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ShaneA

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#1 posted 09-01-2012 06:24 PM

The one for $75 is a re list. Started it $100. Fair price $40-60 maybe. It is a nice chisel. Good luck.

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#2 posted 09-01-2012 06:35 PM

Thanks Shane, I agree with you.

-- Jerry Nettrour, San Antonio, www.topqualitycabinets.net

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Deycart

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#3 posted 09-01-2012 08:27 PM

I agree it is a little over priced, but It is in nice condition. As long as the back looks the same.

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#4 posted 09-01-2012 10:48 PM

I would bump it to $50-$65. Only because the 2” isn’t as common.

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#5 posted 09-01-2012 10:54 PM

Thanks for the advice everyone. I listed it for 7 day auction and starting bid 40.00. We will see where it goes.

-- Jerry Nettrour, San Antonio, www.topqualitycabinets.net

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