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What’s the Purpose of This Unusual Rake?

Unusual Rake

Does anyone know the purpose/use of this “double rake”? The teeth in front are stationary; the back row moves back and forth. There is no way to control the movement of the back row of teeth. The rake is about 6 feet long. The front row is 25 inches wide and the back row is 1 inch narrower. Thanks!

Clarence Gibbs, Inman, S.C.