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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby oneh2obabe » May 1st, 2013, 1:19 pm

Ropes used for bed mattress.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby Nebula » May 1st, 2013, 1:26 pm

It's an old fashioned child stretching machine, used when the little buggers won't listen.

Okay, maybe not.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby grammafreddy » May 1st, 2013, 5:39 pm

oneh2obabe wrote:Ropes used for bed mattress.


Yup - an old rope bed. The "mattress" sat on top of the stretched ropes.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby oneh2obabe » May 1st, 2013, 7:43 pm

^^^Hit the floor in a hurry when the rope broke.

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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby 1nick » May 1st, 2013, 8:03 pm

Flour dispenser?
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby oneh2obabe » May 1st, 2013, 8:11 pm

You got it. Dispenser/sifter ... fun thing to use.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby 1nick » May 1st, 2013, 8:32 pm

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I have my Dad's and the jig he made to go with it.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby Nebula » May 1st, 2013, 8:34 pm

That's a doohickey to make holes in leather. A leather punch, I should say.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby 1nick » May 1st, 2013, 8:35 pm

Nope,sorry Neb.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby Bman » May 2nd, 2013, 2:07 am

Saw tooth setter.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby 1nick » May 2nd, 2013, 6:49 am

Babs got it.
Is that cuz he's getting long in the tooth?
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby SmokeOnTheWater » May 7th, 2013, 4:12 pm

While waiting for Babbitman will post this ..

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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby zookeeper » May 7th, 2013, 4:15 pm

To re-cap an opened soda pop when you can't finish it.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby SmokeOnTheWater » May 7th, 2013, 4:34 pm

Yes Zook.
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Re: At one time common items, not now.

Postby Bsuds » May 7th, 2013, 4:37 pm

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