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February 2013 Mystery Tools D and E

Do you recognize these tools?

February 2013 Mystery Tool D

February 2013 Mystery Tool D 

This old farm tool measures about 9 inches long. One side is cast with "The Tagit Co., Inc. Rockford, Ill." The other side is cast with "US Patent 1,853,846 Can Pat 9-5-33."

February 2013 Mystery Tool E

February 2013 Mystery Tool E 

This old farm tool measures 17-1/2 inches long. It is cast with "USA Pat.d. No. 178,168. Can. applied. Waterman Manitowoc Wis No. 8."

If you recognize either of these mystery tools, leave a comment below.

Check back here March 19 for the correct answer or find it in the April issue of Farm Collector.

Have a tool you want to submit? Email us at with at least one photo taken in a well-lit area against a plain background. Include dimensions and any markings on the piece.

gary richardson
3/19/2013 3:38:47 PM

Tool d is a terminal puller (via us patent #)

ronald wroblewsky
2/23/2013 12:46:00 AM

tool e is a lifter that attaches to combine header to lift downed grain