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11-24-2014 01:51 PM

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Inherited this drill from my father in law. I’m guessing it’s a ‘60 era drill(?) In original box, with owners manual. It’s really cool, but I need to ‘thin the herd’ of tools I own. Can anyone help with year of mfg, what it’s worth ? I plan on selling it and donating the money to the local H.S. shop. programs.

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#1 posted 11-24-2014 02:05 PM

My guess would probably be somewhere in the $50-100 range if you can find the right collector that is into vintage power tools.

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#2 posted 11-24-2014 02:54 PM

I dont remember WHO, but SOMEONE on here is into collecting old B&D power tools. Possible he might be interested in it. Search around a bit here and you can probably spot him.

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#3 posted 11-24-2014 03:04 PM

I’m not a collector but, I’d give $50 for it if I saw one close by.

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#4 posted 11-26-2014 05:29 PM

Thanks for the input, guys .

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#5 posted 11-26-2014 07:01 PM

I see them come up from time to time and the better looking old, small, non-reversible drills are typically offered for $20 – $35. Given that yours is in exceptional shape, I’d say around $50 would be about right.

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#6 posted 11-26-2014 09:10 PM

Why not check out such a thing on google or Ebay? Alistair ps it does look like the 1960’s

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#7 posted 11-26-2014 10:34 PM

Here is a picture of an add for that drill.
It was $19.88 on sale in 1964 (normally $29.95),4251589

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#8 posted 11-26-2014 11:06 PM

So the regular price new was 225 bucks in today’s money.

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