Mystery Solved: October 2016 Mystery Tool Answers

| 9/9/2016 10:00:00 AM

October 2016 Mystery Tool A

October 2016 Mystery Tool A

Window sash holder. This would allow the house window to be locked at any position. Identified by Wayne Irwin, Wayne, Ohio; Nick Cerbo, Parsippany, N.J.; and Earl H. Rohrbaugh, Glen Rock, Pa. See patent no. 40,819. Photos submitted by Terri Gray via email.

October 2016 Mystery Tool A patent

Patent no. 40,819: Sash holder. Patent granted to Charles B. Clark, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, Dec. 8, 1863.

October 2016 Mystery Tool B

October 2016 Mystery Tool B

Fence wire twister. Identified by Duane Plummer, Bargersville, Ind., and Richard Smith, Walnut Grove, Mo. See patent no. 410,951. Photos submitted by Herm Klein, Flint, Mich.


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