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    Posted 1 year ago

    Wildon
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    Can't say what the above tools are for??? Seems like cutting tools or reamers of sorts. Can anyone enlighten me as to their use????

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    VINTAGE MARBLES AXE HANDLE GOAT FOOT AXE HANDLE nos MARBLES GLADSTONE MICH AXE
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    VINTAGE MARBLES AXE HANDLE GOAT FOOT AXE HANDLE nos MARBLES GLADSTONE MICH AXE
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    1. Wildon, 1 year ago
      Can't say what the above tools are for??? Seems like cutting tools or reamers of sorts. Can anyone enlighten me as to their use????
    2. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 1 year ago
      I'll guess reamers ('lapping' tools?) for valve seats in engine block cylinder heads?
    3. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 1 year ago
      From the size I would say they are for reaming out bearings that have failed. Probably used in a machine shop.
    4. Gillian, 1 year ago
      Gunsmith tools? Too big.
    5. slackjack, 1 year ago
      Definitely valve seat cutters for an engine.
    6. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 1 year ago
      Way too much angle for any engine valves.
    7. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 1 year ago
      BB2 I thought I was the only one who noticed that.
    8. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 1 year ago
      Fhr, I was an aircraft inspector. Think about that next time you fly.
    9. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 1 year ago
      Between the 2 0f 'em there looks like 4 different available 'tapers' for whatever they were intended to cut. My 'valve seat' guess only based on their apparent approx. size, plus that they seem to be somehow 'reversible' cutters on their shafts (or maybe not, if the 'shafts' are instead 4 separate pieces which simply screw into either side of each cutter blade?) Also on 2nd look at your pics, none of the 'shafts' (whether 2 or 4 pieces ea. and no matter how they attach to the 'cutters') look like they're particularly finely machined things either...?
    10. Horseradishman1 Horseradishman1, 1 year ago
      L.O. Beard Tool Company. Lancaster Pennsylvania. Cylinder head valve cutters. A few of these and other tools they made on eBay.
    11. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 1 year ago
      Maybe for valves, but I doubt for cyl. heads on internal combustion. I would think the valves would burn easily & gap would have to be checked every 20 hrs. running time.
    12. patchas, 1 year ago
      the cutters with the steeper angle are for narrowing the valve seats after cutting the 45 degree angle. for the valve face seat.
    13. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 1 year ago
      I considered that, but those are usually only a few degrees diff. from the actual seat on either side. Just don't think they are for internal combustion.
    14. patchas, 1 year ago
      check this e-bay page for New Way valve seat cutters. https://www.ebay.com/i/123109525002?chn=ps

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