WELCOME international
What's NEW? Was ist NEU?
DEUTSCH EINLEITUNG
NEWSLETTER ENGLISH
NEWSLETTER DEUTSCH
WORLD OF PLUMB BOBS
WHAT IS A PLUMB BOB?
WAS IST EIN SENKLOT?
THE PLUMB LINE continuum
LEISTNER & HEIMBACH
NELSON DENNY
PATENTS of plumb bobs
PATENTE von Senkloten
PLUMB LEVEL w plumb bob
SETZWAAGE mit Senklot
Faustmann MIRROR Hypsometer
Faustmann SPIEGEL Hypsometer
EXHIBITIONS / DISPLAYS
EXHIBITIONS IN SPAIN
FELLOW COLLECTORS INFO
WASHINGTON MONUMENT
CHALK LINE / SUMITSUBO
SCHLAGSCHNUR Rötelschnur
COLLECTORS MEETINGS
SAMMLER TREFFEN
SPECIAL PLUMB BOBS
PICTURE GALLERY 1
WHAT'S IT ? - SEARCH for ...
Catalogues GER Kataloge D
Deich LANGENLONSHEIM
FRANÇAIS
NEDERLANDS
FOR SALE / VERKAUF
X-MAS / WEIHNACHTEN
 LINKS / IMPRESSUM
TEST
     
 

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On this page you find ALL ACTUAL PUBLICATIONS back to 2007.  In 2011 I did not write any new articles. Sorry.

PLEASE SCROLL DOWN !!!!!!!

It starts with this year.

2007 is on the bottom of the page.


DEUTSCHE ARTIKEL finden Sie auf der Seite (for German version go to:) "download ARTIKEL deutsch"


I PUT MY SUMMERIES OF THE DIFFERENT YEARS TOGETHER TO
ONE BIG SUMMERY OF THE YEARS 2007 TO 2012 
(CLICK ON THE MARKED WORDS AND YOU WILL GET THE INFORMATION) 

SOME REMARKS:
IN 2007 I STARTED TO WRITE WEEKLY SOME PAGES ABOUT "PATENTED PLUMB BOBS". AT THE END OF THE YEAR I PUBLISHED 50 ISSUES + 1 CALENDAR 2008. 
IN 2008 I PUBLISHED ONLY MONTHLY AN ARTICLE ABOUT GENERAL AND DIFFERENT THEMES OF PLUMB BOBS OR OTHER INSTRUMENTS FROM MY COLLECTION.
I CONTINUED WITH THIS RHYTHM UNTIL NOVEMBER 2010.
IN 2011 I DID NOT PUBLISH ANY "NEWS",

SINCE JANUARY 2012 I RESTARTED TO WRITE MONTHLY "NEWS". FOR THIS YEAR I HAVE NOT YET A "SUMMERY". (WILL COME AT THE END OF THE YEAR)

THIS SUMMERY ABOVE IS ONLY FOR MY PUBLICATIONS, BUT THERE ARE PUBLISHED ON MY WEB SITE ALSO OTHER PRESENTATIONS, ARTICLES OR SOMETHING ELSE BY OTHER COLLECTORS.
i.e.
-
THE PLUMB LINE CONTINUUM
- LEISTNER & HEIMBACH
-AND SOME PRESENTATIONS DURING THE MEETINGS.( I HAVE STILL TO MAKE A SPECIAL SUMMERY FOR THIS):

MY PROPOSITION FOR YOU:
IN YOUR "LIBRARY" YOU COULD PUT THE FOLLOWING "BOOKS":
(CLICK ON THE LINES AND YOU WILL GET ALL ISSUES OF THAT YEAR IN ONE PDF-FILE; PLEASE BE PATIENT, THE TIME FOR DOWNLOAD DEPENDS ON YOUR COMPUTER INSTALLATION. SOME FILES ARE BIG AND HAVE A LOT OF MBs!)





- 2007 PATENTED PLUMB BOBS (43 MB)  346 pages
- PLUMB BOB NEWS 2008 (39 MB)  207 pages
- PLUMB BOB NEWS 2009 (34 MB)  194 pages
- PLUMB BOB NEWS 2010 (30 MB)  150 pages
- in 2010 I did not publish any newsletter
- PLUMB BOB NEWS 2012 (WILL COME END OF THE YEAR)

Below some other presentations from the meetings etc.





- THE PLUMB LINE CONTINUUM BY BRUCE CYNAR AND NELSON DENNY (29 MB)183 pp
- THE LEISTER & HEIMBACH STORY BY NELSON DENNY + MIKE URNESS (3 MB) 16 pp
- ITALIAN PLUMB BOBS 2006 BY RICCARDO CHETONI    137 pp
- PLUMB BOBS AS A SYMBOL 2006 BY DOGAN BASAK     51 pp
- PLUMB BOBS OF THE WORLD 2006 BY WOLF RUECKER  65 pp
- USE OF PLUMB BOBS IN ARCHITECTURE 2006 BY ALI ENGINSAL  24 pp
- REPORT OF MEETING IN ISTANBUL 2006 BY WOLF RUECKER    6 pp
- PLUMB BOB EXHIBITIONS IN MUSEUMS IN SPAIN  2008 (P. GONZALES)  46 pp
- FRENCH PLUMB BOBS 2008 BY RICCARDO CHETONI   50 pp
- SHOWROOMS OF PLUMB BOB COLLECTORS WORLD WIDE 2008 BY WOLF 51 pp
- HISTORY OF THE FAUSTMANN MIRROR HYPSOMETER BY WOLF RUECKER  32 pp
- PLUMB BOBS MADE BY PROF. JOHN WITTERSHEIM BY WOLF RUECKER     52 pp
- INFORMATION: A "PATENTED PLUMB BOB" FROM DREYFUS BY WOLF RUECKER 7 pp

I WILL UPDATE THIS LISTING ...


BELOW YOU FIND THE CURRENT SITUATION/PUBLICATIONS OF THE PLUMB BOB NEWS: (SCROLL DOWN ......)

NEWSLETTER  WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2017 and 2016
(CLICK ON THE FAT MARKED LINE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD THE PDF-FILE)


Newsletter 2017-Q01: UNUSUAL PLUMB BOBS, PAT US2713211, PLUMB BOB SCULPTURE IN KLEVE, GERMANY, AUSTRIAN PATENT LEVEL "LIFA" etc.

NEWSLETTER 2016 Q02: Report of the 6th International Plumb Bob Collectors Meeting in Hamburg, GER

NEWSLETTER 2016 Q01: Jules Verne's film, Ebay 2011 plumb bobs, software for collection, ivory and glass plumb bobs, trench art, etc.

SPECIAL EDTION PLUMB BOB CALENDAR 2016





NEWSLETTER              WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2015
(CLICK ON THE FAT MARKED LINE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD THE PDF-FILE)


DOWNLOAD  ALL 5 NEWSLETTERS 2015 in 1 PDF-file (ca. 40MB)
Click on this fat marked lines for DOWNLOAD.


NEWSLETTER 2015-Q05 EBAY PLUMB BOB AUCTIONS 2010, PB COLLECTION from CANADA, British Patent GB19687 from 1907 WIESENER and a lot of other information.


Newsletter 2015-Q4 EBAY PLUMB BOB AUCTIONS 2007-2009 and other information about plumb bobs


2015 Q3 EBAY PLUMB BOB AUCTIONS 2004 to 2006 and others


2015 Q 02 EBAY PLUMB BOB AUCTIONS 1989 TO 2003


2015-Q1 ARTILLERY AND PLUMB BOBS


PLUMB BOB CALENDAR 2015 (click here for download)


                           WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2014
(CLICK ON THE FAT MARKED LINE TO READ OR DOWNLOAD THE PDF-FILE)


NEWSLETTER 2014 COMPLETE with table of content. 48M PDF-file. CLICK HERE Download needs perhaps some time.

TABLE OF CONTENT ALL ISSUES 2014 (click on this line)

2014-12 SUMITSUBO / CHALK LINES update

2014-11 DISPLAY OF A PLUMB BOB COLLECTION

2014-10 MARITIME CORNER in my museum

2014-09 COLLECTORS MEETING IN PISA part 2

2014-08 COLLECTORS MEETING PISA part 1

2014-07 THE KANT MEDAL 1784 LEANING TOWER PISA WITH PLUMB BOB

2014-06 POTPOURRI OF PLUMB BOB INFORMATION (update)

2014-05 PLUMB BOBS OF THE WORLD part 3 rest of the world

2014-04 PLUMB BOBS OF THE WORLD part 2 AMERICA

2014-03 PLUMB BOBS OF THE WORLD    part 1 EUROPE

2014-02 MECHANIZED PLUMB BOBS: KRUSE (USA) AND GREEN (UK)

2014-01 PLUMB BOB COLLECTORS CALENDAR 2014



FOR A QUICK INFORMATION YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE TABLE OF CONTENT FROM THE 2013 NEWSLETTERS. CLICK HERE

NEWSLETTER 2013 COMPLETE WITH TABLE OF CONTENT. CLICK ON THESE LINES AND YOU WILL GET THE 12 ISSUES OF 2013 IN ONE PDF-FILE (NEARLY 40MB NEED SOME TIME FOR DOWNLOAD)

WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2013 (THE MONTHLY SINGLE ISSUES IN ENGLISH)
CLICK ON THE FAT MARKED LINE TO OPEN THE PDF-FILE)


2013-12 THE DEVIL LEVEL

2013-11 VISIT OF THE TOOL FAIR IN APELDOORN, NL

2013-10 THREE SHORT STORIES ABOUT SPECIAL PLUMB BOBS

2013-09 ATKINSON+CHRISTEN+FAUSTMANN HYPSOMETERS

2013-08 GRIFFIN PATENTED LIGHTED PLUMB BOB

2013-07 HOME MADE PLUMB BOBS

2013-06 WHAT'S IT? IS THIS A PLUMB BOB? PART II

2013-05 PLUMB BOBS IN MUSEUMS

2013-04 THE NELSON DENNY COLLECTION

2013-03 WHAT'S IT? IS IT A PLUMB BOB? Part I

2013-02 PACKING, BOXES, SHEATHS etc.

2013-01 PLUMB BOB CALENDAR



TO GET AN OVERVIEW: DOWNLOAD OF THE SUMMERY FROM 2012 (CLICK ON THIS LINE FOR DOWNLOAD)

 
HERE YOU CAN DOWNLOAD ALL 12 ISSUES 2012 AND THE SUMMERY IN ONE PDF-FILE. (CLICK ON THESE LINES. THE FILE HAS NEARLY 35 MB, SO IT NEEDS SOME TIME FOR DOWNLOAD)

WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2012 (THE MONTHLY SINGLE ISSUES in ENGLISH)

BELOW the SINGLE MONTHLY ISSUES from 2012
CLICK on the line to open the file

2012-12 ARTISTS AND PLUMB BOBS


2012-11 COLLECTORS MEETING IN ATHENS, GREECE


2012-10 ROMAN PLUMB BOBS


2012-09 WALLPAPER PLUMB BOBS


2012-08 MINING PLUMMETS update


2012-07 MAKING MINIATURE PLUMB BOBS


2012-06 THE WELL WHISTLE


2012-05 NELSON DENNY plumb bob collector


2012-04 THE GRUBER LEVEL
UNIVERSAL MEASURING INSTRUMENT


2012-03 WOODEN PLUMB BOBS update


2012-02 PLUMB BOB AND ADVERTISING

CALENDAR 2012 especially for PLUMB BOB COLLECTORS This is WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2012-01 (click on the TEXT or PICTURE and you will get a PDF-file)

In 2011 I did not publish any NEWS


 SUMMERY OF ALL PUBLICATIONS FROM 2007 to 2010
(PDF-file opens after a click on this line)



BOOK COVER 2010
(You can get a paper-version of this book. Please ask for conditions)

CLICK on the line to open the file.
You can view the PDF-file and download to your computer.

SUMMERY 2010, if you want to know the content of the issues 2010

2010 complete. ALL ISSUES (actually 11/12) IN ONE FILE. Be patient. 29 MB need some time for download. 



WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2010 (Monthly in ENGLISH)

BELOW the SINGLE MONTHLY ISSUES from 2010
CLICK on the line to open the file

FIRST email 2010: DEAR READER of the NEWS ......

2010-01 LINE ADJUSTERS

2010-02 EGYPT PLUMB BOBS

2010-03 PLUMB BOB LINES


2010-04 ENGLISH PLUMB BOBS part 1


2010-05 ENGLISH PLUMB BOBS Part 2


2010-06 HIGHLIGHTS FROM MY READERS' COLLECTIONS


2010-07 MOUNT RUSHMORE PLUMB BOBS


2010-08 SPECIAL USES OF PLUMB BOBS

2010-09 100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY, PLUMB BOB PATENTS


2010-10 REPORT OF THE MEETING IN COLOGNE, GERMANY


2010-11 PLUMB BOB IN DAMS

2010-12 THE PLUMB BOB and ADVERTISING was published as 2012-02 (see above)





THE ARTICLES from 2008 and 2009 are also  available as PAPER BOOKLETS in ENGLISH or GERMAN.

















Ask for conditions: plumbbobwolf@t-online.de


Book cover 2009



WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2009 (Monthly in ENGLISH)


CLICK on the line to open the file

SUMMARY 2009, if you want to know the content of all 12 issues 2009

BELOW the SINGLE MONTHLY ISSUES from 2009

2009 complete, !!!!!!!!!!!    ALL 12 ISSUES IN ONE FILE (194 pages)   !!!!!!!!!!!!! 

2009-01 PLUMB LEVELS with plumb bobs
(not spirit levels)

2009-02 NEW WEBSITE www.plumbbob.de
ANNOUNCING WOLF'S NEW WEBSITE 

2009-03 MINIG PLUMMETS

2009-04 FAUSTMANN'S MIRROR HYPSOMETER for tree height measuring (1856)

2009-05 20 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
+ ANSWERS  ABOUT PLUMB BOBS

2009-06 THE PLUMB BOB OF WASHINGTON MONUMENT IN WASHINGTON D.C.

2009-07 TIDBITS OF CURIOUS INFORMATION ON THE SUBJECT OF PLUMB BOBS

2009-08 OTTOMAN AND ANATOLIAN (TURKEY) PLUMB BOBS

2009-09 VISIT IN A HUGE GERMAN PLANE MUSEUM

2009-10 NEW PATENTS ABOUT PLUMB BOBS (update of the 2007 PATENT NEWS)

2009-11 LEAD AS MATERIAL FOR Plumb Bobs

2009-12 PLUMB BOB AS INCLINATION INDICATOR
IN WELL HOLES


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BOOK COVER 2008

Articles from 2008:


WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2008

CLICK HERE FOR THE COMPLETE VOLUME of 2008 with all 13 issues in 1 PDF-file c

SUMMARY of WOLF'S PLUMB BOB NEWS 2008 (13 issues)



BELOW the SINGLE MONTHLY ISSUES from 2008

2008-01 FABRICATION OF PLUMB BOBS

2008-02 PLUMB BOBS
ON STAMPS, COINS AND AS MONUMENTS

2008-03 CAPS + TIPS OF PLUMB BOBS 

2008-04 PICTURES "USE OF PLUMB BOBS"
IN OLD BOOKS

2008-05 DEPTH MEASURING WITH PLUMB BOBS

2008-06 GERMAN PLUMB BOBS V2

2008-07 REPORT
OF THE PLUMB BOB COLLECTORS MEETING IN PARIS

2008-08 PLUMB BOBS and ITS RELATIVES

2008-09 THE IMPORTANCE OF CATALOGUES FOR US

2008-10 WOODEN and  METAL SPACERS

2008-11 CHALK LINES, SNAP LINES; SUMITSUBO

2008-12 100 YEARS OLD PLUMB BOB PATENTS

2008-13 X-MAS GREETING CARDS FROM FELLOW COLLETORS c


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Book cover 2007


and now from 2007 the information about PATENTED PLUMB BOBS:

WOLF'S PATENT NEWS 2007 (English) 50 issues. 346 pages!                     45MB as PDF-file
OF THE WOLF'S PATENT NEWS 2007 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
                A real high light

SUMMARY   SUMMERY OF WOLF'S PATENT NEWS 2007 PLUMB BOBS



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