RATS Meeting

November 14, 2008, Short Pump, VA

Our November 2008 meet included a presentation on Emmert patternmaker's vises by Dick Levy and Alan Weber. Here are some of the vises they brought:






It was also time for the annual RATS donation auction. Bill Taggart donated this Millers Falls New Rogers treadle jigsaw. Chuck Modjeski was the happy winner (and highest bidder of the evening):


Bob Ziegler contributed his annual Christmas ornaments. This year they were miniature rosewood and brass try squares:


And of course, there was plenty of haggling over and chatting about old tools: