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Forum topic by opalko posted 01-25-2016 01:50 AM 639 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-25-2016 01:50 AM

Handle has “SARGENT CO.” on it.. Any idea what this is?

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#1 posted 01-25-2016 01:56 AM

Interesting. Kinda looks look a 10 in 1 for carving. Looks like the chuck is missing.

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#2 posted 01-25-2016 01:58 AM

Batman Utility belt screwdriver

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#3 posted 01-25-2016 02:01 AM

Nevermind. If that outer shell screws onto the chuck jaws you just put a bit in and tighten the outer shell and go to work.

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#4 posted 01-25-2016 02:12 AM

I’m with Lew

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#5 posted 01-25-2016 02:14 AM

What Fridge sez.. multi-tip screwdriver. Lots of companies made similar designs.


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#6 posted 01-25-2016 02:15 AM

All the big tool companies made these. Here are the Millers Falls versions from a 1925 catalog.

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#7 posted 01-25-2016 04:22 AM

I could use that!

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#8 posted 01-25-2016 04:34 AM

Nonetheless, it’s a pretty darn cool looking old tool!

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#9 posted 01-25-2016 11:46 AM

That is cool.

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#10 posted 01-25-2016 02:24 PM

I was gonna say it could be a jeweler’s “all-in-one” kit. But yeah, multi-tool is pretty much the same thing.

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#11 posted 01-25-2016 09:42 PM

From the bits it looks like a leather working tool. The “V” bit is used to shape the edges, like on a leather belt.

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#12 posted 01-25-2016 10:14 PM

That is one of the earliest multi-tools I have ever seen.
So cool.

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