Auction Status: Closed

Welcome to Open-Wire Insulator Services!
After 25 years of highly successful insulator auctions, we are taking a break.

No auctions are scheduled at the current time, but we are actively purchasing single scarce to rare insulators and complete collections. Please contact us if you are selling.
Check out our occasional FOR SALE listings on Facebook. Select "Join Group" at:

or search Facebook group: OPEN-WIRE INSULATOR SALES

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If you have already registered for any of our previous auctions, you do not need to register again, you only need to login.

If you believe you have already previously registered, but have forgotten your username or password, you may retrieve them here:

If you have not registered for any of our previous auctions, now is a great time to do so. Registering will allow you to bid in the current and future OWIS auctions, plus you will receive all auction notifications and updates via email. Please note: If you get an error that your username or email exists, it is possible you have already registered and only need to login (see above).

We provide professional services for the insulator enthusiast:

Insulator Auctions: Conducted as time permits. Our auctions are filled with dozens upon dozens of high quality seldom-seen items, most are consigned to us by noted collectors in the hobby. If you would like to receive future auction announcements, please register above.

Consignment Services: We are continuously seeking and accepting quality consignment items for future auctions. We provide full exposure for your items by offering them online AND through our free color mailings to our non Internet buyers. Yes, there are serious buyers that do not have the time nor interest in monitoring online auctions, such as eBay. Be certain that you are getting top dollar for your scarce and rare insulators by consigning to Open-Wire Insulator Services. Estate auction services are also available.

We Buy Insulators: Always looking to purchase quality insulator collections. Will travel anywhere for top quality collections! Immediate cash for scarce to rare individual insulators, too!

Sales: We offer quality insulators for outright sale. At this time we do not provide sales lists, but requests for specific items are welcomed. Most of our sales stock is available and sold at shows on our insulator show circuit.

Appraisals: Inherited a collection of quality insulators and need an appraisal? Will travel anywhere within the US and Canada to provide up-to-date appraisals, or work off your list and photos. Rates are quoted on a per case basis to serious inquiries.

If you have any questions, or require further information on any of the services offered above, please contact Dwayne Anthony at:

You are invited to view our most recent auction results by clicking on the right-side links in the above header. Look for future announcements here on our upcoming auctions.

Thank you for visiting OPEN-WIRE INSULATOR SERVICES!