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This listing is for a VINTAGE INORIGINAL CASE, MODEL "J" HAND TACHOMETER.The item appears to be Vintage, Rare and Complete in the Original Wooden Black Box. The Box has a lightweight leather covering. There is light wear and minor"dinging" to the box; it has a front closurethat closes evenly and tight; thehinges are a bit rusted, buttight. There are 7 pieces plus Instructions fitted in the box with an additional 1 1/2" metal piece that was also in the box--it probably doesn't go with the set, since the instructions don't provide for the piece. Since it was in the box, it comes with the item. Thetop underside of the box has a strip ofBlack elastic that is tight and goes over a Black, round"fitted"plastic piece thatrests on top of the paper instructions. The instructions have a hole in the center for the part to fit through. The instruction paperis very discolored,including a "ring" from where the plastic piece rests; however, the instructions are readable. The lining in the Box is a "Blue Velvet-type" ofmaterial. There are 5 metal pieces; 3 have rubber tips; 1piece is fittedtightly and I could Not remove it--I actually did Not want to "force" it out of the slot. TheTachometer is Heavy with light scratching to the metal; a small pieceof plastic on the other side of the dialhas a small "chip", which is shown in photo #8. There is a bit of dirt inside the box. The round plastic piece is 3 1/2" across and approx. 12" around. The Tachometer is Heavy, weighing nearly 1 1/2 lbs. It is 4 1/4" across, 13 1/2" aroundthe Blackrim; 10 1/2" around the metal bottom and 2 1/2" high. There is a piece extending from the Tachometer with MED. LOW HIGH. TheFace looks Clean, with a Clean and Clear Glass covering. Besides the Numbers, Etc. on the face,manufacturer's writing: BOULIN INSTRUMENT CORPORATION NEW YORK, N.Y. MADE IN U.S.A. 15672 isimprinted into the bottom of the instrument; there are Numbers Etched along the side of the instrument shown in photo #10. The cardboard instructions read in part: INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE USE AND MAINTENANCE OF THE MODEL "J" HAND TACHOMETER. Instructions do provide for what items are included in the set. HERMAN H. STIGHT COMPANY, INC. 27 PARK PLACE NEW YORK, NEW YORK. TheBox is 7" x 5" x 4" with some wear, but still in Good Shape.HTF Collectable that is also useful! Please check out our other VINTAGE TOOL CASE SETSwe have listed! Please feel free to ask ???'s prior to purchasing;our response time is usually fast. Item comes from a home shared w/kitties & a puppy.
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