Sort
Glass insulators were first produced in the 1850's for use with telegraph lines. As technology developed insulators were needed for telephone lines, electric power lines, and other applications. In the mid 1960's a few people began collecting these antique glass insulators. Today there are over 3,000 insulator collectors. Insulator clubs, local and national shows, and good reference books are...
Rank
1
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
We are currently accepting consignments for our popular auctions. Call now to reserve space. The largest and longest running insulator auction service with record setting prices in all categories for the past three decades. Seeking a quick turnaround for your prized insulators? Consign your jewels now to Pole Top for inclusion in our 2018 auction schedule! Online bidding requires registration....
Rank
2
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Hemingray.info is Christian Willis' Hemingray glass insulator web site. The Hemingray Glass Company operated between 1848-1972 and was the largest manufacturer of glass insulators in the world. This web site is dedicated to providing information on every insulator style made by Hemingray. There's...
Rank
3
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Access Price Guide information on your computer (Windows, Mac), tablet (Android or iPad*) or phone (Anrdroid or iPhone*) where you can look up prices and see the scale drawings with a few simple mouse clicks. * For delivery outside of the U.S.A. please contact Don Briel at Don.Briel@comcast.net...
Rank
4
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Insulators: The National Insulator Association (NIA) is an international organization of collectors and friends interested in electrical insulators, and other artifacts connected with the many industries associated with electrical power, telephone, telegraph, railroads and/or lightning protection...
Rank
5
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
It is with a heavy heart that, after 13 years, we announce the closing of the Insulator Store. It's been so much fun. We've sold to Hollywood Studios for A-list movies, countless theme parks (yes, those are real insulators on the old fashioned train rides!), Bass Pro Shops, a fabulous renovation project involving an old Bell building that is becoming condos, landscape architects, interior...
Rank
6
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Website dedicated to Hemingray Glass co and Hemingray made glass such as Insulators, Oil Lamps, Bottles, Fruit Jars, K of L Match safe. Welcome to the Hemingray on-line Museum. On this site you will find photos of hundreds of glassware made by Hemingray Glass Co, vintage advertising showing Hemingray glass, research articles, information on identifying Hemingray made items and naturally, many...
Rank
7
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
>The Price Guide Browser - Easy to use graphical interface to access North American Glass Insulators pricing information. Easy navigation between CD numbers and Primary Embossing are provided as well as scale drawings of all the CD shapes. " button. In this mode, you click on a Primary Embossing in pane one, and only the CD's that are valid for that Primary Embossing appear in pane two. In...
Rank
8
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Industrial style lighting, décor & hardware. Sourcing American industrial artifacts and transforming them into décor for homes, retail, bars & restaurants. Railroadware lighting & hardware products connect to early telegraph, telecom, railroad and power industries to our modern environments. RailroadWare sources American industrial artifacts and transforms them into unique decor for homes,...
Rank
9
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Hollow, post and long rod porcelain insulators: PPC specializes in high-voltage, ceramic electrical insulators for substations, power lines and precipitators. PPC Insulators is a technology leader and manufacturer of state-of-the-art electrical porcelain insulators for overhead transmission lines, substations and electrostatic precipitator applications. Traditional porcelain insulators...
Rank
10
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
The insulator hobby is relatively new compared to other hobbies like stamps and coins but has seen a large growth in the last couple of decades. Some of the first collectors got their start in the early fifties when there were still many open wire lines still up all over the country. Eventually collectors were able to find each other and hold shows. It was at one of these shows in 1973 that the...
Rank
11
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
In 2020 the main offices of NGK-LOCKE, INC. relocated to within our polymer manufacturing facility in Virginia Beach, VA. An 80,000 sq ft warehouse facility adjacent to our polymer manufacturing plant houses our porcelain station post products. Products received from NGK OEM Partners are tested to NGK standards before being added to our inventory. Porcelain products are shipped from inventory...
Rank
12
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Information on the hobby of collecting insulators and related collectibles. Contents include pictures of insulators, history of companies, patents, where to find insulators, manufacturing details, insulator terminology, books on the subject, and background on the hobby. This web site contains photographs, charts, and information on collectible glass, porcelain, plastic, rubber, wood, and...
Rank
13
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Spray foam is modern, with the formulas being constantly updated and modified to make sure they are safe, environmentally friendly and in line with contemporary building codes. Traditional insulation can retain moisture, potentially causing damage to your home and allowing mold to spread. Spray foam, on the other hand, comes in two varieties. Open cell spray foam insulation allows water to pass...
Rank
14
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Happiness Always : Camping Equipment, Garden Supplies, Motorcycle Functional Riding Gear, as well as Pet products. Time is very important to us and we value every minute we spend setting and. Every Goal. We utilize Yahoo, Google and ebay help pages to. Here at Happiness Always, we want to offer you lots of.
Rank
15
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
We are interested in buying entire collections of rare insulators, or single rare pieces. We are interested in buying insulator collections and / or individual pieces. Our interests include threadless insulators and better quality or scarce coloured threaded insulators. We are not interested in acquiring common insulators. Over the past 20 years we have purchased numerous large Canadian...
Rank
16
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
We sell ALL TYPES OF GLASS - Art Glass, EAPG, Victorian Colored Glass, Opalescent Glass, Children's Toy Glass & more. Art Nouveau Cobalt Blue Glass Handled Vase Polychrome Enamel Flowers Gilt. Moser White Cut to Blue Heavily Gilded Glass Mug Enamel Strawberry. 1876 Old Independence Hall Centennial Childrens Glass ABC Plate. Baccarat Opaline Glass Enameled Gilded Vase French Art Nouveau....
Rank
17
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
If you have an insulator you would like to learn more about, please feel free to contact the Insulator Research Service (go to www.insulators.info/irs). I can send you links to make your own Patent copies. The IRS is a good resource if you are designing an insulator display and would like additional research or copies of advertisements (over 1200), trade journal articles (over 1000) and patents...
Rank
18
Vote
Sponsor
0.0
Crown Jewels of the Wire is dedicated to the collectors of historic glass and porcelain insulators used by telegraph, telephone and electric power utilities. What Are Insulators? "Insulators? You mean those glass things on the top of telephone poles? I must have shot at hundreds of those things when I was a kid!" Insulator collectors hear that a lot, as we attempt to explain just what it is...
Rank
19
Vote
Sponsor
0.0