Friday, July 27, 2007

1043. Black powder flask

1044. A regular hammer with a riveting hammer on the other end, patent number 63,106.

Between the claw and the riveting hammer is a groove that can be used as a nail holder.

1045. Record turntable level for audiophiles

1046. Battery carrier

1047. Tire tread depth indicator, the numbers represent 32nds of an inch

1048. Porter safety seal for money bags, used by the Toledo Railway and Light Company, patent number 1,182,602.

With handle fully compressed:

The lower jaw reads "Receiver No. 6" and the upper is marked "Tol. Rys. & Lt. Co."

Last week's set is seen below, click here to view the entire post:

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