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July 2013 Mystery Tool A

Do you recognize this tool?

July 2013 Mystery Tool A 

This old farm tool was found at a garage sale in Glendale, Ariz. The wooden handles, rope, handle and iron are all original. There is no name or number on the iron tongs.

If you recognize this mystery tool leave a comment below.

Check back here August 20 for the correct answer or find it in the September issue of Farm Collector.

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howard coote
7/10/2013 7:10:48 PM

It looks to me like a tool for carrying large pieces if pipe or rod, the same principle as ice tongs. This tool is designed for one man.