Indestro Wrenches

Comments

Indestro Super 888 9 piece Ignition Wrench Set in plastic roll-up kit contains: 891 13/64" x 15/64", 892 15/64" x 13/64", 892A 1/4" x 3/16", 893 7/32" x 1/4", 894 1/4" x 7/32", 895 9/32" x 5/16", 896 5/16" x 9/32", 897 11/32" x 3/8"

* missing from set: 898 3/8" x 11/32
* curved shanks as shown in 1959 Indestro catalog No. 22 pp 63

lower photos:

L to R: 891 13/64" x 15/64", 892 15/64" x 13/64", 892A 1/4" x 3/16", 893 7/32" x 1/4", 894 1/4" x 7/32", 895 9/32" x 5/16", 896 5/16" x 9/32", 897 11/32" x 3/8"
 

 

Image: 
Image 2: 
Image 3: 

Thats a nice ignition set. I don't know that I've ever come across any of those before.

Indestro model 147 6-piece SAE "Flat Box End Wrench Set"

The set includes the following:
140 - 3/8" x 7/16"
141 - 1/2" x 9/16"
142 - 5/8" x 11/16"
143 - 3/4" x 25/32"
144 - 13/16" x 7/8"
145 - 15/16" x 1"

The set is held together with a tapered stepped screw and wing nut.

Each wrench is stamped on one side with the part number, size, and "Indestro Chicago, U.S.A.". The opposite side is blank.

The length of each wrench is noted in the catalog listings.

(* A similar set was made by Sherman Klove, photos of which are posted HERE: https://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=307815 )

Image: 
Image 2: 
Image 3: 

Indestro model 147 6-piece SAE "Flat Box End Wrench Set"

The set includes the following:
140 - 3/8" x 7/16"
141 - 1/2" x 9/16"
142 - 5/8" x 11/16"
143 - 3/4" x 25/32"
144 - 13/16" x 7/8"
145 - 15/16" x 1"

The set is held together with a tapered stepped screw and wing nut.

Each wrench is stamped on one side with the part number, size, and "Indestro Chicago, U.S.A.". The opposite side is blank.

The length of each wrench is noted in the catalog listings. (The catalog images are from the 1935 and 1948 catalogs.)

(* A similar set was made by Sherman Klove, photos of which are posted HERE: https://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=307815 )

Image: 
Image 2: 
Image 3: