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Forum topic by dee2 posted 04-03-2012 01:11 PM 1134 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-03-2012 01:11 PM

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There is no name or number anywhere on this tool. The chisel? piece can be replaced. It looks very old and the head is brass. I found it in a tool box along with files and grinding stones.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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#1 posted 04-03-2012 01:30 PM

a grout removal tool???? That’s my wild guess

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#2 posted 04-03-2012 01:44 PM

it looks like a hollowing tools for woodturning


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#3 posted 04-03-2012 03:03 PM

Turning tool for hollow form vessels.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#4 posted 04-03-2012 04:06 PM

Back scratcher…

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#5 posted 04-03-2012 04:08 PM

Something about it make me things it’s used in leatherwork, that it may be some kind of punch?

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#6 posted 04-03-2012 05:49 PM

Metal lathe tool I reckon.

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#7 posted 04-03-2012 06:25 PM

Definitely NOT for a metal lathe.


-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#8 posted 04-05-2012 11:28 PM

Thanks for all of your replies. I will try turning with it.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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#9 posted 04-07-2012 01:37 AM

My proctologist uses one of those. That’s why I use Zanax.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#10 posted 04-07-2012 02:45 AM

I wish the idiot Dr would have used that on me instead of Topamax!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#11 posted 04-07-2012 02:54 AM

Looks like something that should be used on a wood turning lathe. I am not sure I would want to use it though.

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