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W. & L. E. Gurley Extension Leg Tripod W/Cap  

$275.00


This is a W. & L. E. Extension Leg Tripod.  It is in good condition and ready to go.

Approximately 55" tall with the legs together.

Female Thread Size 1.562 X 12TPI 

This should fit with most Dumpy and Wye Levels.


(Please check your thread size before ordering)

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Restored W. & L. E. Gurley Army Issued Plane Table Tripod  

$275.00


This is a very nice W. & L. E. Army issued stiff leg plane table tripod.  It has been beautifully restored from top to bottom.

Approximately 49" tall with the legs together.

Male Thread Size .562 X 18TPI


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Nice W. & L. E. Gurley Extension Leg Tripod W/Cap  

$275.00


This is a very nice W. & L. E. extension leg tripod.   All the clamps appear to work.

Approximately 60" tall with the legs together.

Male Thread Size 3.625 X 18TPI


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Eugene Dietzgen Stiff Leg Tripod  

$195.00


This is a split stiff leg tripod that should fit Dietzgen transits.   Some of the wings on the wing nuts are broken off.  There is a dent above the threads but does not interfere with the threads or an instrument attaching to the tripod.  Also one of the legs has a small split in the wood which can easily be fixed.

This tripod is approximately 54" tall with the legs together.

Male Thread Size 3.687 X 12TPI

This tripod would have been used on Transits and Wye levels. 



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Very Nice Pre-1876 W. & L. E. Gurley Mahogany Tripod W/Wooden Cap  

$400.00


This is a very nice W. & L. E. Gurley mahogany double beveled tripod.  This style tripod would have been sold by Gurley from the mid 1840's to the mid 1870's.  One of the legs has had the point replaced (see photo below) This tripod is approximately 58" tall with the legs together.

It is in very nice condition for a tripod that is 135+ years old. 

Male Thread Size 3.625 X 18TPI
Female Thread Size =1.500 X 12

This tripod would have been used on Surveyors' Transit, Smaller Engineers' Transits and 16" Wye level. 



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Very Nice W. & L. E. Gurley Mahogany Split Leg Tripod W/ Wooden Cap  

$300.00


This is a very nice W. & L. E. Gurley mahogany split leg tripod.  This style tripod would have been sold by Gurley from the mid 1890's to the mid 1920's.  This tripod is 58" tall with the legs together.

This tripod belonged to L.C. Cottrill of Andrew County Missouri.  He was the County surveyor for Andrew County from 1919 - 1920.  His name is marked on this tripod cap and gives it good background that it was used during this time frame.   L.C. taught school in Missouri until 1914.  Became the county surveyor in 1919 and was also the Republican Party Chairman for the county central committee.  He died in 1938 at the age of 77 and it lists on his death certificate that he was a retired Postmaster.

It is in beautiful original condition. 

Male Thread = 4.10 X 18 TPI
Female Thread Size = 1.500 X 12

This tripod would fit some Transits and Wye levels.


(Please check your thread size before ordering)

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Way Cool 1880's W. & L. E. Gurley Plane Table Tripod  

$475.00


This is a very cool old W. & L. E. Gurley plane table tripod.  This is a very clean tripod but unfortunately it is missing the center sphere.  It must have been attached to the board when it got separated.  This tripod actually has a wooden head with the optional leveling screws attached so you could adjust the board more accurately.

Measurement across the sphere opening is 3 1/4"

This tripod is 51" tall with the legs together.

It is in beautiful original condition. 


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Very Nice & Unique Buff & Buff or C. L. Berger & Sons Stiff Leg Tripod  
(For Three Leveling Screw Instruments)


$425.00


This is a very nice Buff & Buff or C. L. Berger & Sons stiff leg tripod dated to around the 1910's.  This tripod is for a three leveling screw style instrument with the spring loaded center bolt.  This tripod has a tag on it from the University of Oklahoma.

The tripod is 61" tall with the legs together.  The center to center measurement between the leveling screw pads are 5 3/4".

This tripod is in very good condition. 


Thread Size = 1.025 X 20 TPI

This tripod should work with older Buff & Buff or C. L. Berger & Sons Theodolites with three leveling screws. 


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Brand New Berger Heavy Duty Wood Extension Leg Tripod 5/8" X 11

$225.00


This is a brand new never used before Berger Extension leg tripod.  This is an older Berger tripod that dates to the 70's which are made much nicer than the cheap stuff available today.  If you want a tripod that will last for years than you cannot go wrong here.

It comes in its original box and will make a very nice tripod for the field. 

Thread Size = 5/8" X 11

This tripod should work with most newer instruments.

(Please check your thread size before ordering)

NOTE:  We use PayPal's shipping calculator and sometimes it does not do a very good job of calculating shipping costs.  Therefore if the shipping costs are less than what you are charged during checkout we will issue you a refund for the difference.  If PayPal does not charge enough than we will send you a separate invoice with the difference. 


We only charge the actual shipping with no handling fees so please know you are getting the best possible price on shipping.
   


 



 
Near New Berger Heavy Duty Wood Extension Leg Tripod 5/8" X 11

$235.00


This is a brand new never used before Berger Extension leg tripod.  The reason I say it is near new is it looks like it has a very little bit of over spray on it. This is an older Berger tripod that dates to the 70's which are made much nicer than the cheap stuff available today.  If you want a tripod that will last for years than you cannot go wrong here.

This tripod is very heavy duty and will hold up the heaviest of instruments.

It comes in its original box and will make a very nice tripod for the field. 

Thread Size = 5/8" X 11

This tripod should work with most newer instruments.

(Please check your thread size before ordering)

NOTE:  We use PayPal's shipping calculator and sometimes it does not do a very good job of calculating shipping costs.  Therefore if the shipping costs are less than what you are charged during checkout we will issue you a refund for the difference.  If PayPal does not charge enough than we will send you a separate invoice with the difference. 


We only charge the actual shipping with no handling fees so please know you are getting the best possible price on shipping.

   


More Tripods Coming Soon!



 
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