April 2013 Mystery Tool B


| 4/12/2013 9:44:51 AM


Tags: antique farm tools, april 2013, what is it,

Do you recognize this tool?

April 2013 Mystery Tool B 

April 2013 Mystery Tool B 

This old farm tool measures about 3 inches by 2 inches by 2-3/4 inches. It is made of brass with a wood handle that resembles a file handle. The internal parts are made of steel. The shaft rotates when turned up; it moves a block the moves up and down. The block is slotted with two set screws to hold a saw blade or tool of some kind. It has a foot similar to that on a sewing machine.

If you recognize this mystery tool leave a comment below.

Check back here May 14 for the correct answer or find it in the June issue of Farm Collector.