What is it? Answers 151

Friday, January 05, 2007

866. Corrugating tool for sheet metal, used on stove pipes to fit one into another, patent number 501,644.

867. Don't know yet what this tool is for.

868. Wine bottle foil cutter, it came in a set of wine tools.

869. Probably a check valve, possibly used for allowing CO2 to escape when brewing alcohol.

3" long:

870. Fire tongs, used to pick up hot coals.

871. Ice pick, similar to the one in patent number 314,723.

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