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Forum topic by dean2336 posted 08-01-2013 07:12 PM 1317 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-01-2013 07:12 PM

a friend found this in a box of old stanley tools.

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#1 posted 08-01-2013 07:30 PM

Its a clapboard siding gauge.

My search-fu is strong. I had no idea until I googled the patent date.

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#2 posted 08-01-2013 08:13 PM

Yea it’s what he sez, umhum ! and it’s a nice one too !

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#3 posted 08-01-2013 09:21 PM

Siding gauge it is! Nice old tool!

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#4 posted 08-01-2013 09:45 PM

Whenever a tool has a patent date on it, just look it up.


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