March 2016 Mystery Tool E

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Do you recognize this Mystery Farm Tool?

Wood base measures 9 inches by 4 inches. Thickness of base beneath the curled metal plate tapers from 1 inch to 3/16 inch. Crank turns a pair of bevel gears. Tension on the gears can be adjusted with a setscrew. The curled metal pate apparently guides material into the gears. Two countersunk holes in the base allow attachment to a work surface with flathead screws.

Find the correct answers in the May 2016 issue of Farm Collector.

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