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Last Update: June 5th, 2017

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Please look at this too: A very fine 1903 K&E Expedition Transit
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 ITEM                         DESCRIPTION,  PHOTOS,  and  PRICES
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2442 Transit, Buff & Buff, 2F Mining Transit, with auxiliary telescope, (both scopes
are inverted image) 5" one minute horizontal circle, 5" one minute vertical circle,
with lens caps, sunshade, and box. ca.1904. Excellent condition   
 PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO          $4000.00
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2443 Transit, C.L.Berger & Sons, 4C Mining Transit, with auxiliary telescope, (both 
scopes are inverted image) 4" one minute horizontal circle, 4" vertical circle.
10" tall, with Berger extension leg tripod, lens caps, sun shade, and box.
Originally sold to Lallie Surveying Instrument and Supply Co., Denver, CO.
on August 26th 1910. Smallest of the Berger transits.  Excellent condition.
PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO      $4000.00
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2449 Mining Transit, C. L. Berger & Sons, model 4 H Wet Mine
4" 1 minute horizontal circle, 4" 1 minute enclosed vertical circle
graduated on the edge. With Auxiliary telescope, 2 lens caps, 
right angle eyepiece prism, and home made box using interior 
supports from the original box. Instrument is in good condition.
Originally sold in 1936 to the Hughs Owen Co., Montreal, Canada
a Berger dealer.    PHOTO    PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO  
PHOTO    PHOTO  $2500.00
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2454 Transit, Kegelman Bros., Huntington Valley (Philadelphia), PA.
  Model 101, 6 inch 30 second horizontal circle, 5 inch 1 minute vertical circle.
  With Stadia cross hairs, sun shade, lens, box, copy of manual and original catalog sheet.
  made around 1955 by George Kegelman who worked for Heller & Brightly until 1946.
  In good useable condition , calibrated. Very few of these transits were made.
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO $1500.00
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2458 Tripod, Kern, Swiss 54" high oak stiff leg Plane Table Tripod with Kern Plane Table Leveling Head.
  No table, but with the threaded inserts for a table.  In excellent condition PHOTO  PHOTO    $400.00
  This is a extremely difficult tripod to find.
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2461 Tripod, Johnson head plane table tripod, make unknown, typical as made to US Government specifications
   USCE ( US Corps of Engineers) 5/8" X 18 Male Thread, Maple extension legs 34" to 59". Excellent condition.
  excepting varnish is flaking off in some locations- see photos. Legs slide out hard.  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $250.00
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2464 Tape Reel, Chicago Steel Tape, model 03-8100 Reel for 100 foot Babbitt Tapes.
  New old stock, several in stock  Use with the above CST Babbitt tapes or other makes   PHOTO  $23.00
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2467 Tripod, copy of Wild, identical to Wild, wide frame stiff leg, 66 inches high, 5/8" X 11 threads,
  with thread protector cap, painted red and yellow, Excellent condition  PHOTO    PHOTO   $200.00
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2470 Transit, Lietz, Mining transit, model 12 Mountain and Mining Transit, with 1 minute 4 inch horizontal circle,
  1 minute 4 inch vertical circle, 8 inch telescope with 1:100 ratio stadia, 2 inch compass needle,
  with counter weight, lens cap, and sunshade for main telescope, Lens cap and sunshade for the
  auxiliary telescope. AUXILIARY TELESCOPE MISSING. With box, Uses friction coupling for
  tripod, Extension tripod included. Cosmetic condition is average, mechanically excellent, ca 1918  $1200.00
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO    
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO
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2473 Box, Kern, aluminum, for theodolite K1-A     $100.00
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2486 Tripod, Lietz / Sokkisha, model 7512-52 wide frame wood extension leg,
  5/8" X 11 thread, with thread and head protector cap. Excellent condition.
    PHOTO  PHOTO  $175.00
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2488 Tripod, W. & L. E. Gurley, 5/8" X 11 threads per inch, heavy wide frame extension legs.
  Legs extend from 44" to 73" , Excellent condition    PHOTO  PHOTO  $200.00
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2493 Box, Plywood for farm level, inside 4" wide X 10 5/8" long X 6 1/2" 
. deep. Well made and in good condition.  $40.00
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2497 Tripod Thread Adaptor, converts 5/8" X 11 thread tripod to 3 1/2" X 8 
. thread  New made of Aluminum. I have several in stock    PHOTO   $35.00
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2498 Tripod, Chicago Steel Tape, model WDW-20, 5/8 inch X 11 thread, wide frame extension
  legs extend from 42 inches to 70 inches, (This is a copy of the Wild GST20 tripod.)
  in excellent working condition, one spur broken see photo.  PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO   $200.00
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2499 Transit, Berger, 6 minute horizontal circle, Excellent condition, 
. Built for Sperry Corp. for calibrating large aircraft compasses,
. first model ca.1950's, 3" X 8 thread, with reflector shade, 
. box board and lateral adjuster. NO BOX   PHOTO  PHOTO  $550.00 
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2505 Tripod, Make Unknown,, non-magnetic, for compasses, " X 20 threads per inch
  Twist lock extension legs (with reversible points) extend from 32" to 59"
  Excellent condition   PHOTO   PHOTO   $100.00
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2510 Tripod, Kern, model 150B, 19mm diameter X 1.5mm threads, Dome head wood
  extension legs extend from 36 inches to 63 inches. For use with GKO, GKO-A, and
  GK1-A levels. Also it can be used with Kern tilting levels GK23 and GK1-C
  In excellent condition.   PHOTO    PHOTO   $300.00
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2514   Look at this !   Tripod, W. & L. E. Gurley, Explorer's Transit Tripod, 2.850 X 18 threads per inch, maple
  extension leg extends from 42" to 57", Takes down with legs that screw together for overall length of 23 inches!!
  See photos, Extremely nice condition and it is a Extremely RARE tripod.
   PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO     PHOTO       $600.00
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2515 Tripod, Kern, model 150A, 19mm diameter X 1.5mm threads, Dome head wood stiff legs
  with thread protector cap, one side of one leg needs gluing and building up at top, but it is ok to use as is.
  good condition PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO  $150.00
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2516 Trivet, may be made by Ainsworth, Denver. 2.880 X 12 threads, bronze.
   PHOTO  $50.00
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2518 Tripod, W. & L. E. Gurley, compass tripod, mahogany stiff legs 30 high
SOLD .980" X 32 threads per inch. Probably made for mining, legs have not been cut down
  excellent condition    PHOTO    PHOTO  $300.00
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2519 Tripod,  Keuffel & Esser, maple stiff leg compass tripod 51" high
  1.174 X 20 threads per inch, converted from sketching table tripod
  In excellent condition  PHOTO    PHOTO  $250.00
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2521 Tripod,  Keuffel & Esser, Sketching Table tripod, maple stiff leg compass tripod 51" high
  no table connection, it will make a great compass tripod, Excellent ++ condition
   PHOTO    PHOTO  $250.00
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2522 Tripod, Dietzgen, maple  stiff leg, Sketching Table tripod 51" high
  Key hole type connection to table, it will make a great compass tripod, Excellent ++ condition
  PHOTO    PHOTO  $250.00
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2524 Tripod, Kern, model 150A, 19mm diameter X 1.5mm threads, Dome head wood stiff legs
  with broken thread protector cap, one side of one leg needs gluing at top, two of the legs were cut down,
  but it is ok to use as is, good condition otherwise, Handy man special. PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO $100.00
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2531 Tripod, make unknown, Oak stiff leg 56 inches high. 2.955 X 10 thread and 1.125 X 16 female thread
. with thread protector cap,  PHOTO    PHOTO   $200.00
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2536 Tripod, English Pattern,  Mahogany stiff leg 60 inches high, 1.675 X 14 thread.
   In excellent condition.       PHOTO    PHOTO   $300.00
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2539 Tripod thread adapter 5/8" X 11 female thread X 1.375" X 13 (35mm X 2mm actual) male thread
. Fits some Dietzgen and Berger instruments. PHOTO   $30.00
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2544 Clinometer, E. R. Watts & Son, MK1, E. R. Watts & Son was established in London in 1857,
  and has been in business to the present day.  The company has existed in three forms during these years. 
   E. R. Watts & Son, Hilger and Watts and currently Hall and Watts Defense Optics. Watts instruments
  are still in use in the United Kingdom and countries who were closely allied with the United Kingdom such as
  Australia and Canada. This clinometer was used to set accuracy of the largest British Naval guns, (up to 14 or 16 inch).
. It has been polished and lacquered to a bright brass finish. Good + condition  PHOTO  $150.00
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2545 Plumb Bob, Berger, 12 ounce hexagonal steel with brass top, new old stock PHOTO  $10.00
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2546 Clinometer, Thomas Reynolds, Birmingham, England, made between 1767 and 
SOLD 1781, 12 1/16" long, May be for artillery use, in fitted morocco case. 
Vial broken. Excellent condition. SOLD AS IS, New vial could be 
made by glass blower, and filled with alcohol.  
. PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO  $300.00
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2547 Lighting system, Dietzgen, New, for unknown instrument, probably enclosed transit
  No battery box,  PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO  $50.00
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2548 Ball and socket, make unknown, for Compass with Clinometer or similar.
  25/64 X 18 thread, or metric 10mm X 1.25 Excellent   PHOTO       $100.00
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2549 Ball and socket, make unknown, for Compass, odd construction, early style.
SOLD tapered post from .321 inches diameter to .300 diameter in .586 inches of length.
   Excellent   PHOTO       $100.00
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2550 compass ball and socket accessories, one lot of items, probably by Keuffel & Esser,
  All tapers are standard K&E tapers. All are of Brass.
    PHOTO    PHOTO   $200.00 for the lot.
            Lot consists of the following items. All in Excellent ++ condition
  Two - 12 inch long extensions threaded both ends " X 20 thread.
  One - female threaded " X 20  tapered spindle 13 3/8 inches long with " X 24 thread.
  One - 14 inch long extension with tapered socket on one end and .532 post on the other end.
  One - 6 inch long extension threaded both ends " X 20 thread.
  One - 11 inch long tapered spindle one end and " X 20 thread on the other end.
  One - tapered spindle with " X 24 thread on one end and with " X 20 thread on the other end
  One - tapered socket with " X 24 thread.
  One - extension disk (not in photo) inch long X 1 inch diameter with " X 24 female thread
            on one end and " X 20 male thread on the other end.
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2557 Tripod Thread Adapter, 3" X 8 thread tripod head to fit 5/8" X 11 thread instruments, for most
  theodolites, auto levels, and lasers. PHOTO    PHOTO  $35.00
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2560 Rod, Leveling, Northwest, model NAR09E, 9 foot Aluminum extension rod, divided in feet, inches and 1/8 inch.
  Recessed face protects divisions, extends from 42 inches to 9 feet, New  PHOTO    PHOTO   $49.00
   
2561 Rod, Leveling, Northwest, model NAR14E, 14 foot Aluminum extension rod, divided in feet, inches and 1/8 inch.
  Recessed face protects divisions, extends from 50 inches to 14 feet,   New  PHOTO    PHOTO   $59.00
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2572 Light, Keuffel & Esser, for model model KE/G6 Degree Theodolite,
  with fiber optic cable. K&E's tooling sample. PHOTO   $50.00
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2573 Theodolite, Keuffel & Esser, model KE/G6-730075, Degree Theodolite.
. US Army Prototype, serial # 003, made in 1974. Has a coincidence vial  
. level on scope. Major scope parts, lenses, and circle reading microscope 
. are missing, Except for the missing parts it is in excellent condition  
. 5/8" X 11 threads.  With accessory pack (see photos) containing manual,
. right angle prisms, tools, lighting, compass, battery box, cable, hand lamp,
  etc. serial number 003.   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO 
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO      $700.00
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2574 Accessory Pack, Keuffel & Esser, model KE/G6 theodolite (see photos)
  serial number 002, with battery box (with some corrosion),
  right angle prisms, tools, lighting, compass, hand lamp,
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO      $300.00
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2575 Tribrach, Keuffel & Esser, for model model KE/G6 Degree Theodolite,
  It will fit any Theodolite or accessory that uses the 34mm centering system.
  ⅝" X 11 thread,                           PHOTO  $100.00
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2576 Battery Box, Keuffel & Esser, for model model KE/G6 Degree Theodolite,
  This was a tooling sample of K&E serial number 1, No cables included
    PHOTO  $100.00
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2578 Parallax Bar, Lietz/Sokkisha, Model 8179-55, for pocket stereoscopes, 
. in near new condition. PHOTO   $200.00
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2579 Illumination Unit, complete Lietz/Sokkisha, Model 8185-03LA3, with 
. parallax bar. This kit is for use with MS-278185-02  Stereoscope. 
. Never used, in near new condition.  PHOTO   $800.00
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2582 Theodolite, F. E. Brandis & Sons, 7" 10 Second horizontal circle, 14 inch scope,
. inverting image, Triangulation Theodolite, with striding  level, sun shade. lens cap,
. reflecting sun shade. box with key, SIGNED: President of Borough of  Richmond.!! 
.  ca. 1906. 17 inches high, A LARGE IMPRESSIVE INSTRUMENT IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. 
. PHOTO  PHOTO PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $3000.00
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2583 Bracket, Mining, C. L. Berger & Sons, Bronze, 2.250" X 12 threads per inch, with thread
  protector. Screws in to hole drilled in mine shoring to support mining transit in place of a tripod.
  16 inches over all length. Good condition, Very Rare Accessory, PHOTO $400.00
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2590 Wye Level, Buff & Buff,  18" S/N 29xxx, ca. 1930. With original 
.SOLD mahogany box, sun shade and lens cap. EXCELLENT CONDITION !  
3 5/16" X 12 threads     PHOTO         $ 300.00
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2591 Dumpy Level, Keuffel & Esser, 18" model 75-0300, with box (box fair condition), Ready to use!!!
.SOLD lens cap and sunshade. 3" X 8 threads  Excellent working condition, Calibrated. PHOTO  PHOTO $100.00
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2595 Dumpy Level, David White, 18", model, with box (box fair condition),
. lens cap, 3" X 8 threads  Excellent  condition, Calibrated. PHOTO $200.00
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2597 Tripod, make unknown, brass extension legs, steel top with inch X 20 male thread
  extends from 16 inches to 43 inches, Good condition. PHOTO    $20.00
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2599 Tripod, unknown make, 3 1/8" X 16 male threads and 1" X 16 female threads.
with thread protector cap, painted red and white.   PHOTO  $160.00
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2603 Right angle telescope objective lens prism attachment, Bausch & Lomb,
. Fits over 1.336" diameter objective lens bell mount.  Excellent Condition.
. RARE !!   PHOTO     $200.00
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2607 Ball and Socket, Keuffel & Esser, model 5368J Special Ball Joint and Socket for
  Mounting Pocket transit model 5368-1 or 5368-2. The Ball joint and socket without
  the Pocket transit mount is a model 5348-2F and has " X 24 threads per inch
  and can be used with the Keuffel & Esser Forester's and Geologist's compass
  model 5340, or K&E Hand Transit or other instruments and compasses with the
  same thread. Near new condition.  PHOTO     PHOTO     $150.00
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2610 Ball and threaded base for Brunton Pocket Transit, maybe by Brunton, not marked.
  Threaded " X 20 threads per inch. Used, excellent condition.  PHOTO     $125.00
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2612 Rod, Leveling, Chicago Steel Tape, model 07-328F, Frisco Rod, 3 section.
  Maple natural finish. Graduated meters, 1centimeter, and 10 centimeters. 4' closed 12' extended.
  a few small dents around 1 meter. NEW old stock  PHOTO     PHOTO     $75.00
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2613 Rod, Leveling, Chicago Steel Tape, model 07-328W, Frisco Rod, 3 section.
  Maple natural finish. Graduated meters, centimeter, 1centimeter, and 10 centimeters. 4' closed 12' extended.
  NEW old stock PHOTO     PHOTO     $75.00
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2645 Case, Kern, for GK 23 Engineers  Tilting Level, Aluminum.   $100.00
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2646 Case, Kern, for GK 23 Engineers Tilting Level,  Aluminum.   $100.00
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2693 Telescope, K-Mart, Terrestrial, Brand  new in box. Variable 
. power-15X-50X. With table tripod.      PHOTO      $50.00
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2745 Dumpy Level, Buff & Buff,  15", S/N 29XXX, ca.1930's. With homemade box,
. lens cap and sun shade. Internal focus. 3 5/16 X 12 threads per inch.
  Objective lens is chipped on one side, still useable though. Sold as is.
.   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $300.00
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2747 Wye Level, Buff & Buff, 18", with mahogany box, lens cap and sun shade.
. 3 5/16" X 12 threads  PHOTO    $450.00
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2748 Dumpy  Level, Buff & Buff, 18", with mahogany box, lens cap and sun shade.
.  PHOTO    $300.00 
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2754 Dumpy  Level, David White, 10" Farm level with horizontal circle and box.
.  PHOTO    $125.00
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2755 Dumpy Level, Fennel, Kassel, Germany, 18 1/2" with dovetailed  mahogany
. box.  Lens cap and sun shade.  PHOTO     $250.00
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2758 Box, Dumpy Level, 18" , homemade " thick  pine,   Inside measure 5" wide 19" long and 8 7/8"" high.
Nicely made, good condition  web strap on it.  PHOTO   PHOTO      $25.00
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2759 Tripod, Aluminum extension leg, with lever lock, 5/8" x 11 TPI. Looks
identical to Chicago Steel Tape.  NEW!!    PHOTO        $125.00
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2760 Tripod, Berger, Aluminum extension leg, with lever lock, " x 20 TPI. 
for small builders instruments.  NEW!!     PHOTO      $125.00
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2761 Box, Dumpy Level, home made 3/8" plywood 2 metal corners missing.
  Inside measure 5 3/8" wide 19" long and 8" high. PHOTO   PHOTO      $25.00
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2775 Box, Japanese, Transit, hardwood, Finger joint, front load. 
Fair condition. Outside dimensions: 11-1/8" x 8-1/4 x 15-1/4" high. 
.  Needs work. Sold as is.   $75.00  
2776 Box, Path, Transit, softwood shipping, spring loaded, Heavy Duty,
Out side dimensions: 13" X 12" X 17 1/8" high     $100.00
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2778 Case, Kern, theodolite, aluminum, for model K1A    $100.00
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2779 Case, Kern, theodolite, aluminum, for model K1A    $100.00
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2780 Case, Kern, theodolite, aluminum, for model K1A     $100.00
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2782 Case, Topcon, AT-D4,  high impact plastic    $50.00
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2784 Case, Topcon, DM-S2 Distance Meter,  high impact plastic, NEW  $100.00
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2786 Case, Topcon, AT-D4,  high impact plastic    $50.00
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2787 Case, Path, Transit, model TR303, high impact plastic    PHOTO  PHOTO   $50.00 
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2788 Case, Path Auto Level, model S-207, high impact plastic    $50.00 
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2790 Case, Nikon, Theodolite, model NT-2, steel, handles missing  $30.00 
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2793 Case, Nikon, Theodolite, model NE-10,  high impact plastic   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   $50.00 
  Inside measure is 15 5/8" long X 8" wide and 8" high. Width and length measured at rim.
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2795 Case, Lietz/Sokkisha, Theodolite, model TM20H, high impact plastic $100.00
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2796 Case, Kern, Distance Meter, model DM500, high  impact plastic  $120.00
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2797 Case, Kern, Distance Meter, model DM500, high impact plastic   $120.00
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2798 Case, unknown, accessory, black plastic 18 1/4" X 17 1/4" X 11"
.  high impact plastic    $30.00
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2799 Case, Dietzgen, Theodolite, model 6140, steel    $120.00
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2800 Case, Dietzgen, Theodolite, model 6140, steel, no handle  $70.00
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2801 Case, Wild, Auto Level, Probably fits NAK 0 auto level 9 1/2" X 6" X 7 1/4" tall, high impact plastic  $50.00
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2802 Box, Wild, Theodolite, T1 & T2 "older models", wood pyramid shipping
. crate, padded inside, 15" square X 19" high  $200.00
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2805 Box, Zeiss, Auto Level, model Ni 2, wood, latch button missing  $50.00
.   PHOTO  PHOTO  
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2806 Case, Precision International, black leather box, foam lined, with strap,
. 11 1/4" X 7 1/2" X 8" high.  $40.00
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2809 Box, Builders Level, finger jointed mahogany, fitted, carrying strap
  Outside dimensions 13 1/8" X 6 1/8" X 7" high 
  Inside dimensions 12" long X  5" wide X 6" high  PHOTO    PHOTO  $50.00
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2810 Box, Dumpy Level , C.L.Berger & Sons, Mahogany nice condition
  Inside dimensions 19" long X  5" wide X 8 3/8"" high PHOTO    PHOTO  $75.00
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2811 Straps, Nikon, Instrument Carrying, Black, 21" long, adjusts to 36" with
. 2 snap catches, Brand new, several in stock   $10.00 ea.
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2812 Box, oak, inside measure 8 5/8" long X 5" wide X 6" high with " thick walls.
  very good condition.   PHOTO    $30.00
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2814 Box, Transit, Japanese, unknown transit with 6" horizontal circle and 5/8" X 11 leveling head.
  With 5/8" X 11 thread box tray, instrument tools, and keys. Excellent condition
   PHOTO    PHOTO    PHOTO     $100.00
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2838 Theodolite, Keuffel & Esser, model 5088 Special, Triangulation, 
. 10 second 8 inch horizontal circle, ca. 1932, Serial number 61XXX, 
. in two boxes, with lens cap, sun shade and tripod,
.  Near New condition.    PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  
  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO    $6000.00 
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.2839 Pantograph, Dietzgen, ca. 1930, made of nickel silver, model 1893, reducing 20:1 to 1:1
  and enlarging 1:1 to 1:20 in all ratios, the mounting stand is missing. The hanging wires are with it.
  I think it is complete other wise. Excellent Condition, very large, box is 70" long.
  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  $1000.00
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2850 Tacheometer, Otto Fennel $ Shone, Shift type, with striding level,
adjusting level, no box, early, rare and unusual, in great condition
and great looking.   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO   $3000.00
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2880 Theodolite, F. E. Brandis & Sons, Triangulation Theodolite, 10 second
8" horizontal circle, inverted image, three screw leveling,
  on box board, with lens cap, sun shade, and Berger 12 oz. plumb bob
ca. 1907.  no box, In excellent condition.   PHOTO   PHOTO   $2500.00 
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2911 Tilting Level, Theis & Co., 9" precision, 3 screw leveling base, 
no box   PHOTO    $250.00
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2926 Adjustable Parallel Rule, Mayline model 5501-12, black phenolic plastic,
12 inches long, new in box.   PHOTO  $20.00
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2927 Adjustable Parallel Rule, Mayline model 5501-15, black phenolic plastic,
. 15 inches long, new in box.   PHOTO  $25.00
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3015 Drafting Compass, inking,  3" spring bow, in original oiled paper wrap, with
light rust, there are nine of these at this price of  $ 3.00 each  PHOTO    
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3021 Slide Rule, Pickett, Trainer, model 120, plastic
   PHOTO  $20.00
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3022 Slide Rule, Pickett, Trainer, model 120, plastic
   PHOTO  $20.00
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3023 Slide Rule, Fuji, model 900, made in Japan, plastic.
  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO    $20.00
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3060 Wye Level, Architects, Keuffel & Esser, model 5111, with horizontal circle,
   circle, serial number 48xxx ca. 1924, with lens cap and box. 
Objective lens has a chip in it but still works fine Excellent condition    PHOTO   $350.00
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3067 Dumpy Level, David White, model 8090, 11" builders, with 15 minute
horizontal circle, with fiberglass and aluminum case.  PHOTO  $125.00
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3074 Dumpy Level, Berger, model 190B,11" builders, with  horizontal circle
  and box.  PHOTO   $125.00  See # 2760 and 4128 for a tripod.
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3723 Combination Level, A.S. Aloe, 12". With box, lens cap, trivet and 
sun shade.  Objective lens is chipped and has some separation.
EXCELLENT CONDITION OTHERWISE!!  Ca. 1923.     PHOTO  $450.00
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3724 Rod, Lenker mfg., 10'  Lenker Elevation Rod. Face graduated to 100ths.    $60.00
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3727 Wye Level, Keuffel & Esser, 18",  3" X 8 threads, With new box, lens cap and 
sun shade. Ca. 1955.   EXCELLENT CONDITION!!    PHOTO  $400.00
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3755 Auto Level, Tokyosokki Model. 0L2, 27 power, stadia hairs, steel case.
5/8" X 11 threads Good  Condition and works very well.   PHOTO   $300.00
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3769 Alidade, Hilger & Watts, Microptic, Model 6200-A100,  Glass optically read one minute
  vertical circle, Horizontal reduction scale and vertical reduction scale.
15X Telescope, vertical and horizontal 1:100 stadia, with telescope vial. ca 1970. With sun 
shade.  No compass.   In dovetailed mahogany box painted red.
 EXCELLENT CONDITION.  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO     $800.00
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3768 Compass, for plane table,  needle length 4 inches, base size 1 inch X 6 inches.
. PHOTO   $50.00
.  
3770 Alidade, W. & L. E. Gurley, model 592-C Explorers Alidade, made in 1918
  with Striding Level, Gradienter and Beaman Stadia Arc. Leather covered case, lid strap broken
  Excellent condition. PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   $500.00
.  
3772 Target, Angle Micrometer, Dietzgen model 6600M, for Philadelphia style 
. Leveling Rods, GOOD CONDITION.     PHOTO    $30.00
.
3785 Tape, 300 ft., Keuffel & Esser model #7660D Dreadnaught Band Chain
in feet and 10ths of feet with extra foot lead with K&E model 7688D Reel
and 1 tape handle Near New Condition   PHOTO    PHOTO   PHOTO   $300.00
.
3788 Tape, 300 ft., Keuffel & Esser model #7660D Dreadnaught Band Chain
in feet and 10ths of feet with extra foot lead with K&E model 7688D Reel
and 1 tape handle Excellent Condition   PHOTO    PHOTO   PHOTO    $275.00
.
3898 Case, Keuffel & Esser, Auto Level, high impact plastic, foam lined,
. 14 5/8" long X 10 1/4" wide X 9 3/8" high. These are Brand New,
. several available, they make great tool boxes too.  PHOTO   $50.00
.
3900 Box, Keuffel & Esser, for Paragon Transits with 6 inch horizontal 
circles Formica covered, in dark wood grain finish, front loading, 
10 9/16" deep X 11" wide X 20 3/16" high, Brand New,  Several 
in stock. In cardboard box. These will fit most modern large transits 
with 6 inch horizontal circles.     PHOTO   $75.00
.  
. The trivets below are similar to the trivets with photos and are for the small 12" dumpy or wye levels.
. If you are serious about buying one of the trivets below and need a photo ask. They are like the below in size.
3901 Trivet, unknown make, low, Bronze, 3" X 8 threads per inch threads per inch.   $35.00
.  
3902 Trivet, Keuffel & Esser, Bronze, 3" X 12 threads per inch.  $30.00
.  
3903 Trivet, Dietzgen, Bronze, 2.562 X 12 threads per inch.   $30.00
.  
3904 Trivet, Keuffel & Esser , Bronze, 1.375 X 16 female threads per inch.  $30.00
.  
3905 Trivet, unknown make, Bronze, 1.468 X 14 female threads per inch.  $30.00
.
.
3924 Box, Keuffel & Esser, for Paragon Dumpy Level, Formica covered,
in dark wood grain finish, top loading, with strap and buckle. 
20 3/4" long X 6 7/16" wide X 9 1/2" high, Brand New, in 
cardboard box. Several in stock. These will fit most 18" Dumpy 
Levels and Wye Levels  PHOTO   $75.00
.
3927 Dumpy Level, Buff & Buff, 18", ca 1930, with dovetailed 
mahogany box   PHOTO   $250.00
.
3928 Dumpy Level, Dietzgen, 18", model 6018, ca 1970,  in a new 
Keuffel & Esser Formica covered  box with dark wood 
grain finish.  3" X 8 threads, PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO    $200.00
.
3930 Auto Level, Geotec, model AL-21, with case
 5/8" X 11 threads    PHOTO     $300.00
.
3932 Battery Box, maker unknown, ca. 1920's. wood.  PHOTO    $100.00
.
3941 Trivet, David White, low, brass, 3 X 8 Threads, used, black wrinkle
paint finish.  $40.00
.
3943 Telescope, unknown maker, brass variable power, 1" coated objective
  lens, 15" over all length, " X 20 thread for mounting on camera tripod.
in excellent condition,  PHOTO   $200.00
.
3944 Collimator, unknown maker, 1 1/16" objective lens, 10" over all length
. #19-41230    PHOTO   $200.00
.
.
3949 Microscope Micrometer Eye Piece, Bausch & Lomb, with 6X objective
lens and fitted morocco box. FINE  PHOTO   $300.00
.
3950 Drafting set, domed lid highly figured walnut box with lift out tray, 2 ivory
ink pens, proportional dividers, 3 bow compasses and calipers
ca. 1860   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   
  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO    PHOTO   $900.00
.
3952 Battery Charger, Wild, for use with DI 10 Electronic Distance meter
used good+ condition    PHOTO   75.00
.
3953 Sling Psychrometer, Taylor, excellent condition, no box     PHOTO      $70.00
.
3956 Trivet, David White, low, 3 X 8 Threads, new, black hard plastic  PHOTO  $30.00
.  
3957 Ultraviolet Lamp, Mineralight, model UVGL58, 110V
. short and long wave.    PHOTO   $300.00
.
3958 Trivet, unknown make, Bronze, 3.150 X 14 threads per inch.  PHOTO  $30.00
.  
3959 Trivet, unknown make, Bronze, 3.150 X 14 threads per inch.  PHOTO  $30.00
.  
3960 Trivet, unknown make, Bronze, 1.485 X 14 threads per inch.  PHOTO  $30.00
  may fit instruments by L. Beckmann Co. of Toledo, Ohio
.  
3964 Surveyor's Cross, possibly French made, not marked, 4" overall length.
  Good condition  PHOTO  $75.00
.  
3965 Compass, Keuffel & Esser, Model Declinator, made for Bureau of Aircraft Production, USA
  only made from 1917 to 1919, Same as sketching table compass, but mounted to another
  brass plate that is 6 inches long. New in box    PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  $120.00
.  
3968 Compass Leveling Head, Gurley, 4 screw, for use with 4" needle plane and vernier compasses.
 A exact reproduction of ca. 1880 style. The thread size is 1.25 X 18 threads per inch.
  The actual diameter of the threads is less .007 so it should fit any original cap and or tripod
   but due to Gurley threads not always exact I can not guarantee fit.  PHOTO  $500.00
.
3976 Telescope, 3 draw, 6" closed, 1 inch objective lens, leather covered, with
sliding sun shade and lens cap, ca.1860.  PHOTO   $300.00
.
3977 Telescope, 3 draw, 6" closed, 1 inch objective lens, leather covered, with
sliding sun shade and lens cap, ca.1860.  PHOTO   $300.00
.
3984 Dumpy Level, Buff & Buff, 18", ca 1920, with lens cap and sun shade
with dovetailed mahogany box.  PHOTO    $250.00
.
3987 Auto Level, Schneider, model SM-2, no case needs work ,
5/8' X 11 threads  sold as is.    PHOTO    $100.00
.
3991 Auto Level, Hilger Watts, Model SL60-2 Autoset, with metal case. 
High order level. 32 power erect image,1.562" aperture, 1 20' field of view,
  20 minute range of compensator, 8 minute bulls eye level, 6 ft. short focus
  1:100 ratio stadia,.02 ft. per mile average accuracy, average closing error per
   mile of .004 feet is attainable. Uses standard 5/8" X 11 thread tripods.
  Best to use with wide frame extension leg wood tripods. Ca.1970.
  IN EXCELLENT CONDITION!!!  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $1000.00
.
3993 Ball Base Leveling Head, Zeiss, 73-0394, ⅝" X 11 thread, for use with
  Zeiss Th2, Th42, Th43, Rta4, Theodolites and accessories. It will fit
  any Theodolite or accessory that uses the 34mm centering system.
  PHOTO  $300.00
.  
3994 Theodolite, Zeiss, Model TH2, 1 second, with quick adjusting ball base. In K&E plastic case.
Excellent + Condition, except it needs light path adjustment and calibration.    5/8" X 11 threads
 
Please refer to the three photos included for condition. They are typical and also show the
  only apparent scratches to the finish. The lenses etc. are excellent, no scratches
  or coating problems. Every thing functions except seeing the vertical and horizontal circles.
. PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $1750.00 price reduced to $900.00. sold as is, no returns.
.  
3995 Stereo Microscope, Bausch & Lomb. 40x. No box.    PHOTO  $100.00
.
3996 Microscope, Spencer, Student. Ca 1920. No box.    PHOTO   $200.00
.
3998 Tripod head, Heller & Brightley, for large plane table. In box. Ca 1880.
RARE!!!  Attaches to 4 screw leveling base that is missing and would be
in a separate box.     PHOTO    500.00
.
4002 Tilting Level, Kern, Model GK23E Precision Engineers, 32x erect image telescope, with tripod,
sun shade, manual and metal case. Ca 1980. excellent condition, calibrated  
  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   $2000.00
.
4003 Tilting Level, Zeiss, Precision Engineers, with lens cap and sun shade
in a wood case. ca 1912.  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO                 
    PHOTO   PHOTO    PHOTO        $500.00    
.  
4006 Alidade, Buff & Buff, set of shop samples or prototype for gimbaled articulated
  "Alidade or Indicator for Ships' Compasses", This unmarked set came from Buff & Buff
made of brass, in wood box.  ca. 1902.  PHOTO  a PDF file of the Patent  $500.00
  Patented by W. S. Burgess June 23, 1903. A copy of which is included.
  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO    
  Written in pencil on the box lid and very difficult to see and read is;
  "Shop Samples Burgess Ailrcam Alidade Property of Buff & Buff Mfg. Co.
  Aibicaus (?) Frank B. Dow Jr."
.  
4009 Microscope, Zeiss, adjusting microscope for horizontal light path in 
Zeiss TH2 Theodolite with box. ca. 1970.    PHOTO  $1000.00
.
4010 Zeiss, adjusting fixture for vertical illumination in TH2 theodolite. 
ca. 1970.   PHOTO  $1000.00
.
4011 Auto Level, Lietz, Model AL-2, with lens cap, sun shade and 
 steel case. 5/8" X 11 threads   PHOTO    $300.00
   
4022 Theodolite, Zeiss, Model TH2, 1 second, with quick leveling ball base, lighting
system,Carry Handle to fit Suunto compass, COMPASS IS NOT INCLUDED, 
right angle eye piece set and carrying handle. Complete in wood
box with all accessories and carrying straps. Ca 1960. 5/8" X 11 threads  Great Set!!
excellent +++ except it needs light path work in order to view the horizontal circle.
.  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO 
.  $3000.00 Price reduced to $1500.00 sold as is.
.  
4025 Transit, Dietzgen, Model 6100, 30 second, 6" horizontal circle, 
Ca 1970. In a wood box. 3" X 8 threads  PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO   PHOTO  $1000.00
.
4029 Transit, C. L. Berger & Sons, Nadir tunnel transit with duplex standards for vertical
sighting, with counter weight. Striding level is missing.. Made without horizontal or vertical circle.
Ca 1910. One of two known to exist, and one of four known to have been made.
Made for NY City Water Board. Copy of original Berger order sheet will be included. 
. In Berger mahogany box that is probably not original to the transit.  
   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO 
   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  $4,000.00
.
4034 Collimator, CL Berger & Sons, large double telescope for use in calibrating
mining instruments with auxiliary telescope. ca 1900-1910. Used in Berger's factory.  A REAL
COOL PIECE OF BERGER'S HISTORY!!!   PHOTO     PHOTO   PHOTO   $1200.00
.
4040 Collimator, Davidson Optromics, large long range collimator. No box.
WOULD MAKE A GREAT COLLIMATION SYSTEM OR SPOTTING 
SCOPE!!   GREAT OPTICS!!   Needs reflecting reticule. PHOTO      $500.00
.
4051 Subtense Bar, Wild, GBL-2, 2 Meter, fixed tribrach and case. Ca 1955. 
NEAR NEW EXCELLENT CONDITION!!  PHOTO  PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO $800.00
. Included is a Battery Box, Wild, for target lighting, with lighting cable
  tribrach is threaded for 5/8" x 11"  tripod
.
4056 Level-trier, C. L Berger & Sons, complete in mahogany case. CA 1910.
A rare special instrument used to check level vials.  
EXCELLENT CONDITION!!    PHOTO      $1000.00
.
4057 Level-trier, C. L Berger & Sons, complete in maple case. CA 1910.
A rare special instrument used to check level vials.  
EXCELLENT CONDITION!!    PHOTO     $1000.00
.
4064 Range Finder, Unknown, 36", Ca WWII. (US Army).  with adapter 
for 5/8" x 11"  tripod.  No box.  Sold as is.  PHOTO     $100.00
.
4065 Wye Level, Berger, 18", with chipped objective lens.  Ca 1930.
In mahogany case.   PHOTO       $200.00
.
4069 Level, Starrett, model 101C. Complete with the tripod legs. Ca 1960.
PHOTO     $ 400.00
.
4071 Wye Level, F. Brandis & Sons, 18", Ca 1908.  No telescope.
In mahogany box. Sold as is.  PHOTO       $150.00
.
4076 Transit, C. L. Berger & Sons. No vertical circle. In mahogany box.
Needs work.  Sold as is.   PHOTO     $ 200.00
.
4081 Theodolite, C. L. Berger & Sons. No vertical circle. In mahogany box.
Needs work.  Sold as is.   PHOTO   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO   $400.00
.
4093 Section-meter, Path, model SM401. New Never Used. with rod target
for range pole, and instruction manual. Used for making cross sections
  directly onto it's own drawing board. Complete in wood box. Ca 1960.
A NEAT INSTRUMENT-- NEARLY EXPERIMENTAL!! very few were made
   PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO  PHOTO $1000.00
.
4095  Collimator, maybe Otto Fennel & Sohne?, Shop made on 4 screw leveling 
base with 3" x 8 threads. Nice collimator, I used it for a while and it is 
excess to my needs.  Has 2.375" diameter clear objective.  small spots on 
edges of the objective due to separation of lens cement, but useable.  21"
 over all length.  PHOTO        $400.00
.
4100 Dumpy Level, F. E. Brandis, 18" inverted image.  Ca 1909. With lens cap 
and sun shade, In mahogany box.  PHOTO   $300.00
.
4111 Cathetometer, SIP (Swiss) Ca. 1890. J. W. Queen label, 1 meter, complete
exc. condition. a rare piece of lab equipment by a top maker.  
PHOTO      $2000.00
.
4112 Dumpy Level, Buff & Buff, 18", Ca 1918, rare form, with lens cap, 
  sun shade and no box.  PHOTO      $150.00
.
4116 Box, Berger Level, 5 1/8" wide x 12- 1/8" long x 6- 3/8" deep, inside 
dimensions.  Finger jointed mahogany box.  NEW!! some storage scratches
      $80.00
.
4117 Box, Berger Level, 5 1/8" wide x 12- 1/8" long x 6- 3/8" deep, inside 
dimensions.  Finger jointed mahogany box.  NEW!!  $80.00
. PHOTO   PHOTO
.  
4118 Box, Berger Level, 5 1/8" wide x 12- 1/8" long x 6- 3/8" deep, inside 
dimensions.  Finger jointed mahogany box.  NEW!!   $80.00
. PHOTO   PHOTO
.  
4119 Box, Berger Level, 5 1/8" wide x 12- 1/8" long x 6- 3/8" deep, inside 
dimensions.  Finger jointed mahogany box.  NEW!!   $80.00
. PHOTO   PHOTO
.  
4122 Tilting Level, F.W. Breithaupt & Sohne, Kassel, Germany. Precision Tilting
Level, 30x, 9" telescope, coincidence vial, 3 screw base, 1st order 
instrument with lens cap sun shade and mahogany box.  Ca. 1935. 
5/8" X 11 threads   Excellent condition+   PHOTO    $1000.00
.  
4130 Tripod, Keuffel & Esser, 3 inch diameter flat top with 5/16" X 18 threaded
. spring loaded thumb screw. Excellent +++ Condition  PHOTO  PHOTO  $200.00
. It is for use with K&E Keuffel & Esser Model 1913 Sketching Board & Compass Model 1913
.  
4144 Box, Gurley, Alidade, 18" long x 8" wide x 5" deep inside. Mahogany. 
Leather handles, lock, and hinges are the only remaining hardware
  All interior blocking  supports have been removed.
  GOOD CONDITION!!   PHOTO   PHOTO  $125.00
.
4149 Box, Transit, mahogany, front opening, inside measure 9" wide x 10" deep
x 13 1/4" high. No door. Fair condition.      $50.00
.
4150 Box, Transit, mahogany, front opening, inside measure 9" wide x 10" deep
x 13 1/4" high. No door. Fair condition.      $50.00
.
4153 Box, homemade plywood transit box, front opening, inside measure 11 3/8"
wide X 7 3/4" deep X 15 1/2" high.   GOOD CONDITION!!     $40.00.
4154 Box for telescope, inside measure 27 1/4" long X 4 1/4" wide X 3 3/8" deep.
Pine, dovetailed, top opening with leather strap. GOOD CONDITION $70.00
.
.         Also please look through the  OPTICAL TOOLING list, and the list below.
.               Partial Instruments and Major Parts  New and more to come
.  
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. Please e-mail it is best for answering questions.
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