Remnants of the Industrial Revolution: the Antique Blow Torch

The antique blow torch you found stashed in the attic or basement, or on sale for a couple bucks at a farm auction, could be a hot collectible.

antique blow torch - common Bernz Co torch
A common example of a blowtorch. Items like this one (produced by the Bernz Co., Newark, N.J. in the 1940s) are frequently seen at flea markets and on eBay.
Dick Sarpolus