Mystery Solved! September 2012 Mystery Tool Answers

Reader Contribution by Farm Collector
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September 2012 Mystery Tool A

Unidentified. One reader believes it to be an insulator for electric lines, especially for trolley systems. Photo submitted by Chris Jerue, Cheney, Wash.

September 2012 Mystery Tool B

Disston D-17 handsaw used by framing carpenters as a crosscut and rip saw for fast, diagonal cuts. Photo submitted by William Olson, Rossevelt, Minn.

September 2012 Mystery Tool C

Unidentified. Photo submitted by Dale Brock, London, Ky.

September 2012 Mystery Tool D

Animal poke. Photo submitted by Steve Sylvester, Centuria, Wis. See patent 209,844 for a similar piece.

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