Auction Conducted at the Elegant Country Home of ANNA & ARLEN SAUNDERS.

Mr. & Mrs. Saunders intend to sell their marvelous countryside home and will soon relocate. 

This is the first day of a two weekend auction required to liquidate, in part, their lifetime accumulation.  Second auction will be conducted the following Saturday, July 29, 2017.

Mr. Saunders is a retired Ohio University Professor Emeritus School of Engineering-Industrial Technology……Mrs. Saunders is a retired Athens City School Teacher.

11250 Rosewood Lane, THE PLAINS, OHIO  45780   Athens County

Directions:  Just northwest of Athens, Ohio exit U.S. Route 33 onto State Route 682-South, near center of town turn onto Connett Road (opposite The Plains United Methodist Church),  travel ½ mile to Stop Sign, make a left turn onto LeMaster  Road,  follow 1-mile and turn left onto Rosewood Lane, short distance to auction.  Easily found.  Field Parking.

SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2017 @ 10:00am

A GAGANTIC AUCTION……This First Day Auction will Consist of a Huge Collection of WOODWORKING TOOLS, MACHINEST TOOLS and MECHANICS TOOLS.  The large two level workshop is filled to the brim with tools, accessories and related items.  Tremendously brief listing follows.


All with exceptional care.  Numerous Industrial Type Tools!

   STATIONARY WOOD WORKING TOOLS:  Delta Cabinet Unisaw with table extensions, Delta 13”  Cabinet 2-Speed Finish Planer, Rockwell 13”x5” 22-101 Industrial Planer, Delta-Rockwell 43-340  Cabinet Heavy Duty Shaper, Delta-Rockwell Floor Model Drill Press, Delta-Rockwell 4” Precision Jointer, Delta-Rockwell Scroll Saw, Delta-Rockwell Bench Drill Press, ,  Delta Band Saw-mounted, Power King 12” Throat Band Saw mounted on frame, Ridgid Edge/Belt/Spindle Sander, 2-Craftsman Radial Arm Saws-mounted,  New Delta Unisaw Motor, Chicago 5/8” Floor Drill Press, Craftsman Bench Scroll Saw, Craftsman 6” Jointer-mounted, Several Bench Grinders, 

   LOTS OF WOODWORKING HAND TOOLS and OTHER TOOLS: Two Delta Tenoning Jigs,  Mortising Attachment for drill press,  2-Shop Vacuums, Firestorm 24v Drill, Alton Professional Multi-Beam & Rotary Laser Level Kit, Vector Battery Charger, Chain Hoist, Porter Cable & Makita Orbit Sanders, Porter Cable 140 Router Jig, Task Force Disc & Belt Sander, Drill XPK Doctor, Daily Precession Die Set, Chuck Mount Sanding Drums, numerous new Sanding Drums, Buffing Pads, Sunbeam Electric Hand Saw, 12” Rockwell Belt Sander,   Makita Plunge Router, Makita Recipro Saw,  Makita Electric Hand Plane, DeWalt Plate Joiner,  Router Bits, Dovetail Jig, Circular, Band & Reciprocating Saw Blades, numerous Drill Bits including Forstner, Spade & Twist Bits, Craftsman Stacking Dado Set, Craftsman Molding Head Set & Cutters, Craftsman Finish Sander, Craftsman Bench Double Wheel Buffer, Craftsman 1hp Router, Craftsman Trammel Points, Wood Chisels, Hand Planes, Hand Saws,  Brace & Bits,  Mallets & Hammers, Combination Squares, Electric Hand Tools, Rasps & Files,  Taps & Dies, Metal Working Hammer Set, Greenfield #312 Tap/Die Set, Pipe Wrenches, Homelite Chain Saw,   assorted Paint Sprayers, Long Handle Tools, Lots of CLAMPS:  About 30 Wood Clamps including Heavy Duty Bar Clamps, Pipe Clamps & Wooden Screw Clamps,  numerous “C” Clamps, Corner Clamps..

   AIR COMPRESSOR: Dayton Speedaire  2hp Air Compressor and Various Air Operated Tools.

   WORK BENCH: Very Good 8’x4’ Work Bench with 2-Woodworkers Vises and storage areas.

   METAL CUTTING BAND SAW: Wellsaw 58B Portable Metal Cutting Band Saw.

   WELDING:  Craftsman Oxy/Acet Welding Outfit on cart, Hobart T180 Electric Welder.

   TOOL CHESTS:  Very Nice Kennedy 3-Part Mechanics Rolling Tool Chest, two 9-Drawer Machinist Tool Chests, Snap-On Rolling Tool Chest,  Snap-On Mechanics Tool Chest, Craftsman Rolling Tool Chest, several wooden Machinist Tool Chest-some in as-is condition, assorted Hand Carry Tool Boxes…Several Wooden Multi Drawer Tool Storage Cabinets.

   LUMBER:  Assorted Seasoned Cherry, Walnut and Walnut Slab Lumber.  Note:  Mr. Saunders states some of the lumbers was cut up to perhaps 200 years ago!



Note:  Lathes and milling machines are currently set-up in the tool room and in working order at time of this printing.

   METAL LATHES & MILLING MACHINES:  Working Clausing 12” Engine Precision Metal Lathe.  Sheldon 12” Quick Change Gear Metal Lathe.  Atlas Press Co. 6” Bench Metal Turning Lathe……..Clausing 8530 Vertical Milling Machine.  Rockwell Industrial Class Vertical Milling Machine. 

   All Types of  MACHINEST AND LATHE TOOLS:  Universal Chucks, Live Centers, Cutting Tools,  Tool Rests, Jaw Chucks, Machine Vises,  Follow Rests, Cutting & Boring Machine Tooling, Arbor Presses,   MUCH NOT MENTIONED!


Terms:  Cash or good check auction day. NO Buyers Fee, You Pay What You Bid.    Positive Id required.  Food by Ewing Grange.


Ottie:  P.O. Box 504, Logan, OH 43138.   Telephone 740-385-7195.  Email:

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