What is this tool? It's suppsed to be used in church maintenance

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Can anyone tell me what this tool is used for?

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#1 posted 656 days ago

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#2 posted 656 days ago

It’s a antique carpet stretcher.

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#3 posted 656 days ago

It looks like it may have been used during the Spanish Inquisition…

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#4 posted 656 days ago

If your dentist has one of these in his office….beware….

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#5 posted 655 days ago

Circumcision tool lol

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#6 posted 655 days ago

Well Jim … I think your’s is the only realistic response or it that just a guess?

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#7 posted 655 days ago

Could we have larger photos?

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#8 posted 655 days ago

My guess is a wick trimmer for candles that are in high places

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#9 posted 653 days ago

It’s used to extend a collection basket to reach the parishoner.

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#10 posted 653 days ago

some larger pics and of different angles would be good.

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#11 posted 652 days ago

I made the pictures bigger but all I can come up with is that it is like a long set of tongs that when opened it will eject what it has picked up. The little “skid” on the bottom of the working end would indicate that whatever this picks up or places and ejects is at that spacific hight. The way it is designed indicates that it is used horazontlally not vertically or more or less like reaching down towards the floor in front of you. Could it be used for some lawn fete game? Placing a card on some sort of ledge?

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#12 posted 652 days ago

Wick trimmer for those highly placed candles ?

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#13 posted 652 days ago

What church? I won’t go there.


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#14 posted 652 days ago

I’ve sent several workers to the hardware store over the years to get building stretchers. Maybe somebody finally found one. ;-|

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#15 posted 652 days ago

I’m voting with MrRon about extending the collection plate. I vaguely remember seeing something similar when I was a child going to my grandparents church.

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