- South Yorkshire, England
but impressive machining, water jet cutting (through that plate like butter), wood vac impregnation - even gets out the hand tools occasionally and knows how to pin-stripe well
plenty of high level skill
not to mention the prior design work (mock-up, model?
Might be =rarest as it's the only one slathered in red and listed (nearly wrote selling, which would be doubtful) at 800 quid. (=rarest because there are plenty hopeful sellers of stuff out there).
Having said that it's quite interesting under the red (I might even bid if starting was £25)
I've noticed that, and was able to acquire a Columbian 504 vise like the one my Dad had when I was young. Speaking of high dollar vises, currently on the bay of evil there is a Wilton baby bullet vise for £ 758.90 or a Thousand Dollars equivalent................................ US vices don't command the same premium in the UK that they do in the US though.