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May 2014 Mystery Tool C

5/16/2014 11:23:00 AM

Tags: antique farm tools, may 2014, what is it

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May 2014 Mystery Tool C

May 2014 Mystery Tool C

May 2014 Mystery Tool C

This tool measures 4 inches long (hand part), 2 inches tall; approximately 9 inches long with the flat file (1-1/2 inch of the file is broken off). File is screwed in on both sides with an open notch of 1/8 inch with the file inserted.

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5/23/2014 8:14:46 PM
this is a tool used to file down saw teeth to get them all the same length before they are set and sharpened.

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