Russell Jennings 5/16 inch Auger Bit New Old Stock
This is a N.O.S. new old stock wood brace auger bit marked "RUSSELL JENNINGS NO. 100 MADE IN U.S.A. 5/16" it is also stamped "SECOND" on each. These are from a box of never used bits. From what we can see, the mark "SECOND" refers to minor casting issues on the shanks area, that didn't clean up when the bits were finish ground in that area. The is no issues with these auger bits in the spiral, cutting edges, or lead screw areas, they are like new in these areas. Each one measures 7.5" long x .31" diameter with the tapered end to fit most two jaw hand braces.