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Old 01-28-2013, 07:42 AM
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Anyone have an idea what the heck this is?

This Weeks Mystery Item What Is It | eBay

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Old 01-28-2013, 08:27 AM
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Maybe you could ask the guys from this old house TV show
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Old 01-28-2013, 12:30 PM
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It looks like something John Wayne used in the Movie Rio Bravo to roll cigarettes...LOL
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No clue, so it is a paper weight.
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Old 01-28-2013, 01:47 PM
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It is so odd and like all specialty tools, it looks like it has no use, then you find out, ahhhh. Just wondering, there are a lot of those mystery tools on ebay and I just find them interesting.

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yes sir i agree interesting stuff.
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also you know somebody is looking for that & they may never find it because they are looking it up by it's name.
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Looks like something that would hold those old stringy mops together
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It's....ummmmm....you know......one of those
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It's a whatchamacallit !!!!:d
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Old 01-28-2013, 03:13 PM
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It looks like some type of squeegie to me !
The round gizmo could possibly be twisted to open the jaws maybe ?
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Old 01-28-2013, 03:15 PM
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Brian, I've got a couple of mystery tools in the shop - - - can I just post them here on your thread?
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Brian, I've got a couple of mystery tools in the shop - - - can I just post them here on your thread?
I think he wanted to help the guy out..
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:28 PM
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I think he wanted to help the guy out..
Yeah, after I posted that question, I decided to just do a separate thread - - - - as I mentioned in another thread, I took my brain out of gear and it's still in neutral today.

I still think it's some kind of squeegie.
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Antique chip clip ???

I swear I've seen something like that before...
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