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Unknown Object - possibly connected with mining and America``


HondaMan
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Can anyone offer an idea of what this thing is double sided spanner

Thanks for all reasonable suggestions

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spider9

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A type of micrometer?

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carver

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It's purpose is to prise some thing apart, it has both right and left screw threads so as you turn the handle the "jaws" either come together or expand.

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Quickbeam

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A Honda 90 tool kit?

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Nontek

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Probably wrong, but looks a bit like an item from a watchmaker/repairers' toolkit.

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Mr Mistoffelees

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Looks like a hand-vice. Something similar here.

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Quickbeam

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I would guess it's for holding/clamping two parallel parts still for some reason or another.

I did Google 'unusual tools', and if you scroll down carefully, right to the bottom, you'll see that it's so unusual, that it doesn't appear on there...:)

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carver

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Worked out what it is, it's a double sided nut cracker.

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wiz-king

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I agree with nearly everyone - it's not a spanner! More like a clamp.

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carver

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The thing is it's not designed to be heavy duty, that handle does not give the impression you could apply a great deal of force to tighten or expand it.

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HondaMan

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I think it must be a hand-vice.

Many thanks

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