View Full Version : Gerstner box identification

04-06-2010, 08:18 PM
There's a wooden machinist Gerstner type tool box on CL locally. If I go look at it, is there a way to tell if it's an authentic "Gerstner"?


04-06-2010, 08:22 PM
Check out the Gerstner site. They have a good history.
If you have a look at it it will reveal*its true linage in person. They are very nicely made and I am sure the older one are even nicer than my 4 year old one. ;-)
Good luck

04-06-2010, 08:38 PM
The locking hardware will be marked Gerstner & Sons.

Mark K
04-06-2010, 08:49 PM
There is usually a foil label front and center on a lower drawer, and there should be an ink stamp on the inside bottom panel. Pull out the bottom drawer and the front closing panel to see this.