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    Posted 3 months ago

    LueLuja
    (4 items)

    Found in the same old tool box as other items, any idea. It's 7" long, 1/2" thick, 5" and 3" any one have a idea by

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    1. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 months ago
      Both look like they could have been boatwright tools. Possibly used to start the oakum before using the caulking iron and mallet.
    2. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 2 months ago
      That's what I was thinking Fhr.
    3. LueLuja LueLuja, 2 months ago
      I been looking through those type of tools, I appreciate everyone's input because not just for the item on display but were able to trace my father history and what it was he done before he was a truck driver. Thank you everyone
    4. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 2 months ago
      LueLuja Being a boatwright was a fine trade and a specialty. Unfortunately, years ago when they started making boat hulls out of fiberglass etc. the demand for a boatwright went downhill fast. Many men lost their jobs and moved on to other things. It was an example of technology putting people out of work. Sad but true.
    5. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 2 months ago
      And all this time, I was thinking it was because we are getting old & can't do anything.

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