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Reference and Research

So now you have a new find, a great little..ummmm, errrr, uhhh, what the heck is it and what is it worth?

Here are some reference and research resources recommended by the members of WNYATCA.

Directory of American Tool and Machinery Patents
Or also known as DATAMP. A great site to use to check out patents

John Walter's book A Guide To Stanley Tools Identity and Value
The bible of Stanley tool collecting reference. This book has stood the test of time since 1996 and is always in high demand. If you get a copy of this book, hold on to it.

Scott Lynks Stanley Special and Custom Rules.
Great information on custom rules...