old PARAMO Bench VICE made in England, 90 lbs, 6x12 jaw

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  • Item Category: Tools
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 30, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
For your consideration is another vintage lot consisting of a top quality PARAMO Bench VICE No.6. "Hi-Duty" and "Made in England" embossed in the castings. Weighs in at 90 pounds! Deluxe model with replaceable 6 inch wide jaws. Adjustable jaw is 21 inches long end to end, with at least 12 inches of BITE. It's 9-1/2 inches tall x 9 inches wide. Replaceable jaws in good decent "used" condition and this fine example has no major apologies to include cracks, breaks, chips, excessive bang marks from a sledge, or damage of any sort. The screw has not been "sprung" and opens and closes nice and smooth. Sliding rod on end of screw rod not bent, as many are found --travels freely. Complete and in good working order. Exhibits lite wear from use from over the years, this vice is way better than just most average condition. Sold as found, just a little surface rust here and there from winters condensation, needs a lite clean up and oiling. Well seasoned it has stood the test of time, a testimony of it's mettel. Tools from England have been world renowned for century's and older products are known for the highest quality manufacture. A high quality vice is really a sound investment, with a steady track record of appreciating in value over the years. Y ou can use it for decades, then sell for a profit. So in the long run, this will cost you nothing, plus be a pleasure to use and chances are, will make or save you money in more ways than one...
Terms of sale; U. S. Bidders only (lower 48 states) No foreign orders accepted. Feel free to ask questions. If a ruler is shown, it is for sizing objects and not included as part of the sale. By bidding you agree to terms of sale including shipping expense, this is a binding contract, same as any other listing on this site.
Pick up is available for this item. Buyer is responsible for making any and all shipping arrangements, crating etc. I have found a professional local crate maker who will make a crate for 39.95, it weighs about 10 lbs. extra. I am willing to deliver this item somewhere local for shipping. FedEx use to allow items like this to be shipped with just a tag, like they do for car exhaust pipes, etc. Perhaps UPS does as well. The Post Office only takes items under 70 lbs. I am willing to work with buyer to work out shipping details to your liking. My box supplier does not carry any box's that can hold this much weight. S&H and insurance figured by size, weight and zip. (insurance is mandatory) All payment correspondence expected within 24 hours of sale end and ALL payments must be received within 7 days or so. Any and all forms of traditional payments accepted. All items sold as shown in "as is - as found" condition. Satisfaction guaranteed, returns accepted for money back refund within 7 days of receipt if not as described, less S&H. Will ship within 7 biz days of payment clearing my bank, which is usually 2 or 3 biz days after your PayPal payment has processed thru the system. Thank you for your interest and good luck bidding!