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Smith & Wesson Model 90 - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
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  1. Gargoyle, I put a Model 90 handcuff box in the mail for you today. It should arrive to you on Friday. Dave
  2. Thanks again Manikin for the appreciation.
  3. Nice collection musikchoo. I used to have a baseball signed by many old time players, Willy Mays, Orlando Cepeda, Willie McCovey, Juan Marichal and many others, but unfortunately it was taken in a hom...
  4. Thanks musikchoo Thanks racer4four for the appreciation. S.F. Giants take Game #1, Giants 7, Royals 1.
  5. Ken, I like the 2mm pinfire pistol watch fob below the cadillac XLR. It appears to be a Austria made Deer & Rabbit model with an overall length of 1.68 inches, 1.56 inches from end of barrel to back ...
  6. Thanks Manikin for the appreciation
  7. Thanks vetraio50 for the appreciation
  8. Thanks musikchoo. love your post 2 years ago of you and Brandon, I'm glad he recovered in time for the post-season this y...
  9. Thanks tom61375 for the appreciation:
  10. Thanks for the appreciation: tom61375 mikelv85 AzTom
  11. Thanks for the comments & appreciation: tom61375 Re-In-Vintage Kerry mikelv85 gargoylecollector
  12. Unique chain links, love it. Dave
  13. Thanks lisa for the appreciation.
  14. Thanks scott & PatSea for the appreciation.
  15. Thanks for the appreciation: Jewels Manakin aghcollect AzTom walksoftly
  16. Thanks Ken, maybe slowly, I will start posting and re-posting some items again. Thanks PatSea for the appreciation. Dave
  17. Thanks for the appreciation & comments: gargoylecollector (email sent & your comment deleted) lisa vetraio50 Ken (pops52)
  18. Thanks for the appreciation: aghcollect walksoftly Jewels
  19. Thanks for the appreciations: southcop AzTom Jewels geo26e
  20. Thanks Ken. Thanks for the appreciation: Jewels luvpocketwatches
  21. Thanks gargoyle, check out this post on the Model 90. Dave
  22. gargoyle, thank you for identifying your handcuffs as the Model 90 and not the Model 936 or 938 Stainless Steel handcuffs as noted on my previous post. I will add a new post discussing the Model 90 fo...
  23. Kerry & Ken, thanks for the concerning thoughts & encouragement. Things are much better. Thanks for the appreciation: Bigsarge mikelv85
  24. Your welcome again gargoyle. Let me know if this answered your questions. Thanks for the appreciations: aghcollect gargoylecollector Kerry Ken Manikin mikelv85 walksoftly
  25. Your welcome gargoyle. Does your handcuffs match the Model 936 or 938 I posted? If not, what are all the markings on each side of the cuffs? I'm not sure I have the energy to start reposting again li...
  26. gargoylecollector, I posted photos of the Model 103, Model 938 & Model 938 for you to view. Dave
  27. This is a link to gargoylecollectors post
  28. Ken (pops52) thank you for the kind words, but you gave me to much credit. I have not helped in museums but I have helped in the research and history of Smith & Wesson and their manufacturing of handc...
  29. gargoylecollector, you "do not" have a S&W Model 103 handcuff. The model 103 Stainless Steel handcuff was constructed with added exposed rivets on the lock case for added strength, The model 103 & 104...
  30. History on the Keystone Standard Watch Co. Dave
  31. mickeysmagic, great watch & box. Ingersoll made a COLBY and so did New Haven. I have a New Haven Colby Compensated. Is yours a New Haven or Ingersoll? Dave
  32. It's great that you were the caretaker of these for your uncle and his son. Thanks for sharing the story and your kindness. Dave
  33. kanukster, Thanks for showing your watch. Nice family heirloom. The Fahys Montauk is the case maker, Fahys is the maker, Montauk is the grade, a 20 year gold filled case. The watch movement is manu...
  34. Kerry, Mickey133 left a couple of messages for you here:
  35. Without seeing the movement and serial number on the movement (the working mechanism) all that can be said, is that it has a Waltham 24 hour dial that is placed over what looks like a paper dial under...
  36. I don't have access to my books right now, but I think Ingersoll LTD, Great Britain had a 17 jewel, 3-finger bridge movement. Like Kerry said, a photo of the movement can help answer your questions. ...
  37. BB2, the number you gave is the number on the case. We need the number on the movement to give you information on the watch. Dave
  38. BB2, This is what I found on the watch case: The case is B&B (Bates & Bacon) founded by Joseph M. Bates & George M. Bacon in Attleboro, MA in 1868. In 1901, B&B was bought out by the Philadelphia Wat...
  39. Nice watch BB2 Grade: 305 Possible Bridge Plate Design. Movement Serial Number:3760012 Estimated Production Year: 1920 Run Quantity: 600 Size: 16s Jewels: 17j Movement Configuration: Open...
  40. I have enjoyed all your great post. Thanks for sharing with us. Dave
  41. These are neat little New Haven miniature clocks. Here is the post I made awhile back of the pair I have. Dave
  42. Here is a link to a Lux Clock Collection & this shows "The Heartbeat" clock.
  43. Nice job BB2. Dave
  44. Nice watch fob. Here is some information on the connection of the Texas Cotton Palace in Waco, Texas and the Circle A Ginger Ale Co. Maybe this fob was made as the plate was, to commemorate the 1910 ...
  45. AmberRose, that was posted by crazycharacter. It is on my list also. Dave
  46. I wish I had a trashed out box for mine! Nice post Kerry. Dave
  47. Sorry. That was the wrong one. I was reading Arthur Hughes. (Printsid, you can delete my first comment) Maybe this one? Dave
  48. A little Sekiden history Dave
  49. Kerry, just tell everyone that it is a "prototype". Very Rare. Dave
  50. Nice one Kerry. This is my Ingersoll 1935 one. Dave
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