Old Farm Tools – What Is It? January 2011 Mystery Tools Answers

Answers to the January 2011 mystery tools

January Mystery Item D
January Mystery Item D. Drive unit to pull false front end gates to silage wagons to the barn/ratchet jack for unloading material from old-style chopper wagons or boxes that were not self-unloading. Identified by John Harvey, Lawton, Iowa; Don Ede, Maynard, Iowa; Rob Deisemann, Strausstown, Pa.; Darold Krenz, Bemidji, Minn.; Gene E. Jerovitz, Kewaunee, Wis.; Homer L. Warner, Voorheesville, N.Y.; Darrell Langer, Marshall, Wis.; Dave Zylstra, Maple Lake, Minn.; Raymond Collins, Palm Bay, Fla.; Bill Rust, Gorham, Maine; Tom Larson, Charlotte, Vt.; Frank Baranoski, S. Deerfield, Mass.; Edward L. Drosehn, Peru, Mass.; W. Riley Hemingway, Freeville, N.Y.; John Neuser, Reedsville, Wis.; Ralph Farnsworth, New Haven, Vt.; Albert Mosher, Gorham, Maine; Larry Harpster, Pennsylvania Furnace, Pa.; Gordon Wolfel, San Antonio, N.M.; Glen Phillips, Freedom, N.Y.; Fred Miller, Arpin, Wis.; David C. Halstead, Cuba, N.Y.; Bernie Fenske, St. Charles, Minn.; Russell W. Crane, S. Woodstock, Vt.; Von Potts, Houston, Mo.; David G. Allen, Somers, Mt.; Diane and Roger Goodger, Milton, Wis.; Leander Wetter, Buffalo, Minn.; Bernard Geisel, Sturgeon Bay, Wis.; Alan Duffield; Harvey Dale; William Reedy; Fred W. Courser III.
Photo submitted by James Hutchcraft, Columbiaville, Mich.