Vintage Speedex Mfg Co Wire Stripper Tool 766 14-30 Made in USA Rockford, IL

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Vintage Speedex Mfg. Co Wire Stripper Tool 766 14-30 Made in USA Rockford, IL

Up for sale is a Vintage Speedex Mfg. Co Wire Stripper Tool, model 7669 14-30, proudly made in the USA in Rockford, IL. It is a fantastic addition to any vintage tool collection or a useful tool for DIY enthusiasts and professionals alike.

Key Specifications:

  • Model number: 766
  • Wire stripping range: 14-30 AWG
  • Made in: USA
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Functionality: Fully functional
  • Location: Rockford, IL
  • Approx. Dimensions (open): 6-3/4" L x 6" W
  • Approx. Weight: 11.1 Ounces

This wire stripper tool features a durable construction with a comfortable handle for easy gripping. It is designed to strip wires in the range of 14-30 gauge, making it suitable for a wide range of electrical projects. The tool is known for its precision and reliability, allowing for clean and accurate wire stripping without damaging the conductor.

Release date or age of item: Best I can figure based on internet research, this tool was released in the early 1960s.

History of the Manufacturing Company:

The Speedex Manufacturing Company was founded in Rockford, Illinois, in 1930s/1940s, the best I can figure from internet research. It specialized in producing a wide range of high-quality hand tools and equipment for various industries. Speedex tools gained a reputation for their durability, precision, and innovation. The company thrived throughout the mid-20th century, producing tools that were widely used by professionals and DIY enthusiasts alike. While the exact details of the company's history beyond the mid-20th century are limited, its legacy as a manufacturer of reliable tools is well-known among collectors and enthusiasts. Speedex Mfg. Co. went out of business in the early 1990s.

Sold as is. No warranty from the seller. No Returns. 

CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in excellent physical condition, and only used very lightly over 30 years ago, and appears to be fully functional (see pictures). This listing does not include any of the original packaging or user documentation. Please see all high resolution detailed images (which are zoom-able) of this listing to know what you are purchasing.