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Forum topic by schroeder posted 10-17-2007 04:37 AM 1159 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-17-2007 04:37 AM

Alright someone here has to know what this thing is…Those of you who have seen our shop, know Cronk is a tool collecting nut;) We absolutely have no idea what this thing is. Any help is appreciated!

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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#1 posted 10-17-2007 04:40 AM

never seen anything like that.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#2 posted 10-17-2007 04:42 AM

Thats a tough one…

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#3 posted 10-17-2007 05:16 AM

Is there a place to load a nail and are there marks as if it has been struck on top? It looks like a nailer for hardwood floors.

-- Ron Central, CA

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#4 posted 10-17-2007 05:26 AM

I tend to agree with RAH, it looks to be some kind of a nailer…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#5 posted 10-17-2007 05:27 AM

that has my vote.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#6 posted 10-17-2007 07:13 AM

Did some Googling thru their patents list and the closest thing I found was a 1960’s flooring nailer that looks exactly like this. Then I lost the pic, so I can’t post it!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#7 posted 10-17-2007 08:56 AM

Yes I agree, is a old tool for flooring nailer.

-- Pedro Rodrigues da Costa, Sintra, Portugal

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#8 posted 10-17-2007 04:49 PM

that’s cool.

-- life can always be weaved into a song.

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#9 posted 12-12-2007 03:49 AM

May you should call Norm’s great great grandfather.

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#10 posted 12-12-2007 04:22 AM

The first picture that you posted made me think of a flooring nailer. Then some of the other pictures made me question my guess.

Maybe I was right after all.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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