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Public Auction: Live On-site

Thursday Afternoon, May 22nd 2014 @ 2:00PM

LOCATION: 7827 96TH Street, Howard City, MI 49329

DIRECTIONS: North Grand Rapids or South of Big Rapids take US-131 to the M-82/Howard City exit #118 West 5 ½ miles to Cypress Ave. South 1 mile to 96th St. east ¾ miles. OR from Newaygo take M-82 east 9 miles to Cypress Ave. South 1 mile to 96th St. East ¾ miles to the home located on the north side of the road. (Newaygo Co.)

We have purchased a condo and with plans of selling our home of 40 years we have commissioned Art Smith Auctioneers to conduct a Live Public Auction here at our home. We invite all to attend our Auction and thank you for your interest and support.


John & Joan Klanderud

NOTE: Folks, John was a steel worker constructing bridges and great buildings around the country for 30 years. He has been retired for 10 years and has enjoyed steel fabrication and collecting blacksmith items with plans of pursuing that hobby. He volunteered with the Gideon’s and was active in prison ministry. John took great care of his tools and equipment and it shows in this fine offering at Public Auction. Be sure to make plans to be on 96th Street Thursday, May 22nd at 2:00PM for the start of this quality Live Auction out in the country.

TERMS: Cash or good check. Visa or MasterCard with 3% service fee. We subscribe to PayTec Solutions a national check collection company.

Lunch wagon, port-a-jons and wash station on site for your convenience.

Inspection on Auction day beginning at 12Noon.


2:00PM: Shop Tools

2:00PM: Collectibles, Coins & Household

Approx. 3:00PM: Case XX Collection & other Knives

Approx. 4:00PM: Tractor, Auto, Guns, followed by Blacksmith Anvils & Tools


Kitchen table w/4 chairs & 3 leafs

Oak leaded glass china cupboard


Lawn ornaments

Framed prints

Custom made steal frame glass top end table

Lawn furniture

Platform rocker


6-drawer spool cabinet

Red Wing 2gal crock & others

Primitive table top shaving mirror w/drawer

Super B tobacco cutter

Brooks Robinson signed & framed Orioles jersey

(2) Hand stitched quilts

Blanket box

Kendall Penzbest Motor Oil porcelain sign

Porcelain original & reproduction advertising signs

Borden’s 1gal milk bottles

Sparta Dairy Golden Jersey quart milk jar

Clarks United Dairy England 13mm milk bottle

½ pint Wisconsin dairy milk bottles

Painted primitive table

Ideal double wash stand

Painted bowl & frog

Cast iron dog nut cracker (reproduction)

Cast iron oil lamp wall bracket

Wood egg crate

Collector plates

Laundry hand plunger

Few vintage kitchen utensils

Wash boards

Oil lamps

Small Oak desk

One man crosscut saw

Buck saws

Cant hook

Log measuring stick

Nail kegs

Canvas water bucket

Original rivets for the Golden Gate Bridge

Few new die cast cars

Wash tubs

Screw jacks

Buzz saw blade

Steel wheels

6-drawer chest of drawers w/beveled mirror

Adirondack double rocker

Flexible Flyer sled


Coca-Cola wood bottle crates

Steel foot locker

Blue canning jars

Advertising wood boxes

Galvanized watering cans


Hobart Beta-Mig 1800 wire feed welder w/tanks on cart

Thermal Dynamics Pak Master 38XL plasma cutter

Idealarc 250 Lincoln welder

Acetylene torch set

Arcair K2000 welding torch

Leather welding apron & gloves

Welding masks

Victor torch tips

Welding rod

Shop Outfitter 2516-H compact bender

Hossfeld Mod. 1 Universal bender

Hydraulic pipe bender

Conduit benders

Sioux Chief crimper tool

Pipe vise on stand

Large pipe threader

5’x5’ welding table

IHC 1bt steel wheel rope trip plow

HD outdoor steel 6’x4’ ½” fire wood rack

7’x6’ tilt bed trailer

Walnut work bench 9’x31”

5.5hp hyd. log splitter

Stihl MS 290 chainsaw

Delta ShopMaster 10” compound miter saw on stand

Milwaukee portable band saw

Generac 4000XL 7.8hp generator on cart

Horizontal band saw

Craftsman 10’ radial arm saw

Craftsman 6hp, 33gal air compressor

Craftsman bench grinder on stand

Craftsman 1hp floor model drill press

Craftsman disc grinders

Makita ¼” die grinder

1” rotary hammer

Elect drills

Dremel contour sander

Porter Cable 18v cordless drill

Craftsman cordless drill

Dremel tool & bits

Milwaukee sawzall

B&D cordless drills

Drill press vises

Circular saw

40lb pneumatic portable soda blaster

11ft, 6-tear steel rack

Quantity of iron bar stock 4’-11’: tube steel, angle iron, etc.

Block iron

Craftsman wrench sets

Misc. USA wrenches

Crescent wrenches

Bolt cutters

Clamps & vises

Transfer punch set

Screw drivers & nut drivers

Laser levels & stands

Allen wrench sets

Pipe cutters & threaders

Stanley Bailey wood chisel set

Ridgid 24” pipe wrench

Metric deep well impact socket set

Pipe wrenches

Wood drill bit sets

Sev. drill bit sets

Tin snips

Vise grips


Nuts & bolts

Brass fittings

Sand paper

Master padlocks

Elect outlets & supplies

Staplers & staples

Hand saws

Spools of elect wire

Steel wire & cable

Quantity of new hardware

Hole saws

Coleman camp stove



Wood glue

Chalk lines

Pry bars

Rakes, hoes, shovels


Post-hole digger

Hand ground tapper

Mad ox

Elect cords

Wheel barrow

Bar clamps

Wood stove w/water coils

Fire brick slabs

Propane tanks

4ft fiberglass step ladder

Cuprum Pro 8ft fiberglass step ladder

Fiberglass wheel barrow

Fire extinguisher

Shop tools

Cables & rope

Log chains

Cement tools

Shop stand

1-ton chain fall

Organizers full


Wood clamps

Pneumatic tools

(2) Handyman jacks

Shop shelves


Log chain link breakers

Hydraulic jacks

Paint sprayer

3-ton manual hoist

Post driver

Jack stands


Roller stands

Hand lawn fertilizer

3 ton hydraulic floor jack

Saw horses

Craftsman push mower

Craftsman gas weed eater

Car ramps


4ft level

Limb saws

Gun cleaning supplies

Pole saw limb trimmer


(6) 10ft baseboard radiators (new)

(2) Pre-hung built-in blind windows

(10) 10ft steel studs


Hundreds of Foreign coins to be sold in bulk lots. Some lots contain over 100 coins. # 1 lot will consist of 16 WWII Era one, five and 10 Pfennig coins from the Third Reich


1955 Oldsmobile Holiday 88 4-door hardtop, Rocket 88 V-8, automatic, new 8.00X15” whitewall tries, new spare, Style # 55-3639SD, Body # BA-834, 90K on the odometer, runs good, newer two tone paint, VIN # 558A13072


Kubota Mod. L3710 GST, diesel, 4wd, 3pt, roll bar, 14.9x24 tires, 31.5hp w/ Kubota Mod. LA681 front loader, Ser # L3710D51866 (315 hrs, stored indoors)


Trenton anvil, 11” high, 28 ¼” long 4” face width, 1” hardy hole

Hay-Budden anvil, 11” high, 24 ¾” long, 4” face width, 1” hardy hole

Unidentified anvil, 11 3/8” high, 29 ¾” long, 4 ¼” face width, 1” hardy hole

Unidentified anvil, 12 ½” high, 30 ½” long, 4 ¾” face width, 1” hardy hole

Hay-Budden anvil, 11 ½” high, 28” long, 4 ½” face width, 1” hardy hole

Central Forge anvil, 8 ¾” high, 18 7/8” long, 4” face width, 1” hardy hole

Central Forge anvil, 8 ¾” high, 18 7/8” long, 4” face width, 1” hardy hole

Unidentified anvil, 7 ½” high, 15” long, 3 ¾” face width, 7/8” hardy hole

Peter Wright Paten anvil, 10 ½” high, 22 ½” long, 4” face width, 7/8” hardy hole, (on wood block)

Unidentified anvil, 11 ¾” high, 27 ½” long, 4 5/8” face width, 1” hardy hole, (on wood block)

Small anvil, 3 ¾” high, 7 7/8” long, 1 7/8” face width, ½” hardy hole

Large Drilling machinist anvil, 11 ¼” high, 24 ½” long, 6 ½” face width, 1” hardy hole

Quickie anvil 36 ½” long

(2) Hardy anvils

RR rail anvil 17 ¼” long (shop made)

Wells Bros. blacksmith foot vise

Leg vise 41 ½” long

Leg vise 40 ¾” long

7’x40” wood & leather blacksmith bellows

Blacksmith Swage block 24” X 24” X 6” thick

WM-Yater blacksmith Swage block, 12” X 12” X 4 ½” thick

Blacksmith Swage block 9 ½” X 7 ½” X 4 ½” thick

Heavy duty anvil stand, 23” X 24” with 1” steel top

Many blacksmith Swage block hammers

Many ball peen hammers

Many misc. metal working hammers

Many cross peen hammers


Tack hammers

16 lb. blacksmith sledge hammer

Approx. 50 blacksmith forging tongs of every description

Approx. 20 blacksmith hardys of every description

(4) Farrier tools

Several smelting ladles

(3) 7 ½” measure wheels


  1. Savage Mod. 110 30-06 Springfield bolt action, 3-9 var scope #F996255
  2. Carl Gustafs Stads 1901 Swedish Mauser 6.5mm, bolt action #99772
  3. 30-40 Krag 1891 bolt action, sporterized #17073
  4. Thompson Center .22 Classic 1 of 200 autoload, var Bushnell scope, (2) mags #6507
  5. Remington Mod. 870 Wingmaster 12ga pump #5908601V
  6. Thompson Center .54cal Hawken muzzle loader
  7. Crosman 760 pellet pump rifle


  1. Case XX BABY DOCTOR’S BONE STAG 03608 (in box)
  2. Case XX COPPERLOCK CARAMEL 1997-2007 07237 (in box)
  3. Case XX TRAPPER AMBER 1ST RUN 90144 (in box)
  4. Case XX COPPERLOCK ORG PEEL 1997-2007 07239 (in box)
  5. Case XX MUSKRAT CELEB 2007 07897 (in box)
  6. Case XX TRAPPER IRAQ FRDM 05564 (in box)
  7. Case XX MOOSE AUTUMN 85631 (in box)
  8. Case XX TRAPPER 2007 SR CLUB 7895R (in box)
  9. Case XX TRAPPER AMBER 00164 (in box)
  10. Case XX SEAHORSE AMBER 00014 (in box)
  11. Case XX TRAPPER 2008 SR CLUB 7964R (in box)
  12. Case XX TRAPPER YELLOW 80161 (in box)
  13. Case XX PEN BROWN 00083 (in box)
  14. Case XX TRAPPER BURNT 00175 (in box)
  15. Case XX TRAPPER COFFMAN HARDWARE 82870 (in box)
  16. Case XX TRAPPER 2009 SR CLUB 7843R (in box)
  17. Case XX TRAPPER JOHN WAYNE 07450 (in box)
  18. Case XX CREAM SM ’65 02732 (in box)
  19. Case XX TEXAS TOOTHPICK HRVST ORG 07400 (in box)
  20. Case XX TRAPPER PW ORED 00783 (in box)
  21. Case XX TRAPPER 1 OF 3000 LIMITED EDITION 20070 (in box)
  22. Case XX RAZOR CLASSIC 07353 (in box)
  24. Case XX TINY TOOTHPICK NATRL SHCC 5TH 07968 (in hard case)
  25. Case XX TRAPPER DR AMBER 97940 (in hard case)
  26. Case XX HALF WHITTLER TESTED RED SELECT 05353 (in hard case)
  27. Case XX STOCKMAN WALNUT C. PLATTS SONS 06356 (in tin)
  28. Case XX CANOE BRNT OAT 2007 REGULAR MEMBER  07551 (in hard case w/certificate)
  29. Case XX COPPERHEAD HNY BRN 2008 REGULAR MEMBER 07512 (in hard case w/certificate)
  30. Case XX MACKINAW WAGB 83 1944-2006 (in tin)
  31. Case XX COKEBOTTLE 2007 MACKINAC BRIDGE WALK 97343 (in hard case)
  32. Case XX TRAPPERS BLUE/NATRL 2009 MACKINAC BRIDGE WALK 91158 (in wood display case)
  35. Case XX TRAPPER CHRISTMAS SET 2009 (in display tin)
  36. Case XX BARLOW GRND DAD OLD RED PRESIDENT’S KNIFE 01352 (in display tin w/certificate)
  37. Case XX LARGE HUNTER 2007 TREASURE HUNT (in display tin w/leather sheath & certificate)
  38. Case XX JR SCOUT NVY BLUE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA 08055 (in display box)
  39. Case XX JR SCOUT NVY BLUE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA 08055 (in display box)
  40. Case XX HAWKBILL OLV GRN 2011 HOMETOWN HEROES EVENT 06873 (in tin w/certificate & signature)
  41. Case XX MINI TRAPPER RED 2011 HOMETOWN HEROES COLLECTOR APPRECIATION TOUR 07269 (in tin w/certificate & signature)
  42. Case XX COPPERHEAD RED BONE 2008 ARTISAN’S TOUR (in tin w/certificate)
  43. Case XX SEAHORSE WHTTLR BUR GRN 2009 ARTISAN’S TOUR (in tin w/certificate)
  44. Case XX SLIMLINE TRAPPER CHESTNUT BONE 2010 ARTISAN’S TOUR (in tin w/certificate)
  45. Case XX SMOOTH ORANGE BONE STOCKMAN 2007 LEGACY TOUR (in tin w/certificate)
  46. Case XX STOCKMAN CHSNT MAKING A CASE FOR AMERICA 07272 (in tin w/certificate)

(2) Case cloth18-pouch knife protectors


Remington box sets

Schatt & Morgan cutlery


Schrade Old Timer


Klein tools





Olsen Solingen Germany hunting knife

Custom skinning knife

Winchester multi tool

Gerber Bear

Approx. 25 pocket knives


Coca-Cola 5 cent

Coca-Cola 1982 Knoxville World Fair

Beaver Island


The American Boy

Roy Rogers trick knives

Carter Mondale 1980

Mr. Peanut for President 1976 (Carter)

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