Welcome To Survey Instrument Antique Center!|
This site is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of surveying
instrumentation. Here you will find information on instruments, products for sale,
restoration services and many other items regarding survey instrumentation and
surveying history. Gathering this information is very time consuming.
You will find many resources here and additional links to other sites to help
fill in gaps.
Notice: We will be out of the office from March
4th - March 13th
We will be unable to ship orders or respond to
emails during this time.
How to Date
Your Old Survey Instruments
We have added a new section for dating your antique survey instruments.
Just click the link above to see this newly added section.
We are always looking for more information to share so if you have information
about a specific maker please contact us and we will share it with others.
We Buy & Sell Antique Surveying Instruments &
We are always looking for old instruments and maybe you have one
sitting around in the garage, basement or attic. We buy instruments from
the early 1900's and 1800's that are of the engineering or surveying grade type
of instrument. We do not buy builders' instruments mainly because they
have such a low retail value.
Why not make some money
and sell us your old instruments?
Instruments We Have For Sale
Consignment Sales: We work directly with you to help get you the most out
of the sale of your antique survey instrument. Read More
Thinking Of Selling Your Survey Instrument?
We can buy your instruments outright so contact us before you list your survey instrument on EBay
and now with EBay even charging fees on shipping
costs we can help keep some of that money in your pocket. We use recent
completed sales of like instruments on EBay as a gauge of what the market is
doing so you can be assured that the prices we offer are what like items are
selling for on EBay. We will give you an honest evaluation of the
instrument's value based on its condition, rarity, and on today's selling price without the hassles and costs of selling
it on EBay yourself.
We pay top dollar for: Pre-1900 U.S. Made Instruments - Solar or Mining Attachments - Gurley Transits -
K&E Transits - Buff & Buff Transits -
Buff & Berger Transits - C. L. Berger & Sons Transits - and Many
We Also Buy Old Survey Instrument Parts: Do Not throw away those old parts that are laying around! We may be
interested in purchasing them, so why not make some money off those old parts
you do not know what to do with. Read More
WE DO NOT BUY
THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF INSTRUMENTS:
European or Japanese Made
Instruments Such As Wild, Kern, Sokkisha, T Cooke, Stanley, Troughton Simms,
Instruments Such As David White, Bostrom Brady, Wards, Sears, Craftsman, etc.
Weights & Measures Such As Assay Scales & Weights,
Instruments, Supplies, or Drafting Furniture
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As most realize
maintaining and supporting a website can be very time consuming and requires a
lot of work and expense. We would like to ask that if you find our
information helpful or enjoyable and you would like to help create a
better web experience that you make a small donation.
Whether you are researching an instrument to sell on EBay or just enjoy the
history of these instruments your donations will help
pay for the site maintenance and up keep and allow us to continue to offer this great
Any amount helps and you can choose just how much you want to donate.