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Offline Rwolak

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Van Dorn electric drill
« on: February 28, 2017, 07:06:15 AM »

New to the forum.  Does anyone on here have knowledge of what a Van Dorn 5/8" chuck electric drill might be worth?  The drill is in good working order and has been in my family as long as I can remember and I'm 74.

Any response will be greatly appreciated

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Offline turnnut

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Re: Van Dorn electric drill
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2017, 09:01:18 AM »
 I am not aware of any listing for that type of tool as to the value,  to me, it is the old way of putting a price
 on them.  what the buyer is willing to pay vs what the seller is willing to let it go for.

 just my thoughts. good luck.

Offline Bill Houghton

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Re: Van Dorn electric drill
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2017, 09:28:29 AM »
Look at completed auctions on eBay (I usually filter for "sold" - I don't need to know about the failed auctions).  I just had a quick look, and prices seem to vary a lot.  If you're not familiar with how to do this, establish an account there (free), then click on the "advanced" link to the right of the search box.  Search broadly: Van Dorn drill.  Narrowing it down will miss the auctions that were described badly.

There's also Worthpoint, which accumulates years worth of online sales, but I believe that costs money to subscribe.