This is a post-second World War device that was used to measure amperage. Museum quality. Price: $200
A special apparatus for display and storing precious things in an airtight vacuum. Price $350
These blow torches come from a time when a tradesman was more of an artisan than a process worker. They would have been used for soldering lead, copper, zinc. In the 1940s, the oils that fuelled heaters and were delivered by the oil man were used in these torches. Now, you could use kerosene or diesel, though with caution! Price: $45
Device for Treatment of Female Hysteria!
The Powerhouse Museum describes the history of these devices, called The Shelton Vibrator. They were marketed as a replacement for a professional masseuse making it perfect for use in the home or office. This vibrator uses electricity to power a massaging head. A very special apparatus... Price: $130
Vintage Dressmaking Mannequin
She was discovered in a lady's back room! Still works and fully adjustable. c.1950s $150
Hand Operated Twist Drill
These pre-war drills were typically used on building sites and factories when electricity was not available. Cabinetmakers used the smaller, carpenters used the larger.
Price: $25 each
Cast Iron Cooking Pots
These cast iron pots were part of a very eclectic old estate. They have been cleaned and can be used for cooking (and weightlifting!) Price: $30 each
A rather unique apparatus, used to teach mechanical engineering, specifically the measurements of ratios. Price $500. #Sold#
Vintage Fire Door Track Rollers
Think of those old fire doors that ran on a track These rollers are what enabled them to work. Very rare. Price: $500
Vintage Scale Weights
An assortment ranging from tiny and light (1oz) to heavy (41lbs). Price: Varies on quantity.
Precision Wattmeter. Model PW9. Serial No: 3358
This instrument is an ironless electodynamic wattmeter. It measures watts!. Printed material includes historical data including the name of the maker (J.J. Abbott), and that it was last calibrated on 28th October 1961. Made in Huntingdale, Victoria. Price: $350