North Bros. Yankee No. 41 Push Drill w/8 Bits
This is a nice clean early patented, used spiral push drill w/ 8 different sized drills (from 1/16" to 11/64") (a full set) that store in the handle. It is marked "NORTH BROS. MFG. CO. YANKEE NO. 41 PHILA PA. U.S.A. PAT. JAN.25.98 & OCT.29.01" on the nickel plated area between the handle and the knurled nut. It measures 9.5" long overall extended without the drill bit. The steel chuck and spiral system are in good useable condition with very little wear. Nickel plating is about 80% intact with some minor wear and minor scratches noted. This one has the screw type chuck, (the type patented by North Bros. before the spring chuck). The bits are are in very good used to new condition, removeable, and have a .168" diameter shank, and will except that size Yankee drill bits/points that we also offer for sale (under Yankee with the search feature). A nice, clean spiral push drill, with some scrathes on the main shaft, but in very good working condition! A hard to find early version in great shape!