View Full Version : old Seattle company selling off inventory, tools

seattle smitty
04-28-2009, 03:05 PM
Industrial Rebuild, Inc., on 1st Ave. So. near the stadiums, was a great old small-engine specialist, a place we hate to lose, but the owner finally feels he has to retire. When I was there the other day, they had a tub-skid full of nothing but piston rings on the way to the recycler, and they said they have enough rings to fill two more tub-skids. There are ancient lathes, good big vises, a bead-blast cabinet, a Forney buzz-box welder, miscellaneous old engines in various states, and much more. They will close the doors in a week or two, so if you're in the area, go check it out during the week, normal business hours.

04-28-2009, 03:18 PM
I'll try to drop in over there later today and take some pictures.

04-28-2009, 05:17 PM
I remember that place. I ran into a very patient parts guy there that took the time to deal with a curious 12 year old.