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Offline martin1957

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Mystery object
« on: January 12, 2021, 02:49:16 PM »
Anyone know what this is - not the bottle of Leffe...................

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2021, 02:53:30 PM »
Bottle opener :D
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2021, 02:54:53 PM »
Heck, should be in a CZ tool kit!

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2021, 03:29:49 PM »
Harley Davidson steering stem ?

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2021, 03:42:14 PM »
Just to clarify, I dont know what it is. Someone else asked me.
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2021, 04:34:28 PM »
Pretty sure it's the moving half of a Swindens C14 double jaw revolving vice.

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2021, 06:32:12 PM »
looks like a locking key for an old cat type bit of plant
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2021, 07:01:36 PM »
whatever it is, it looks like it has lived in the sea
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2021, 07:48:12 PM »
Watchmakers hammer 😂

Seriously,  looks like something from an earth mover. My first thought was a container twist lock, but it's not symmetrical.
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2021, 09:25:46 PM »
end from a steam hammer ?

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #10 on: January 12, 2021, 11:14:27 PM »
More photos at different angles please.

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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #11 on: January 13, 2021, 07:00:29 AM »
As added above part of one of them old blacksmiths vices.



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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #12 on: January 13, 2021, 09:05:59 AM »
nothing gets Dawky's wallet open  :D
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #13 on: January 13, 2021, 12:51:43 PM »
looks a bit like one of those hold down bits  on a railway track  :-\
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Re: Mystery object
« Reply #14 on: January 14, 2021, 01:16:18 PM »
nothing gets Dawky's wallet open  :D

Is that's why its broke?
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