Thursday, September 1, 2011

Set 404

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2335. 8" long, sent in by a visitor who is looking to find the exact purpose of this device, when it's open and plugged in the red light is on:

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When the door is closed and locked, the white light is powered:

2336. 34" tall, take a look at Neatorama for more guesses and a chance to win a T-shirt:

A larger model of the same tool, 66" tall:

2337. 7" long:

2338. 32" long:

2339. 48" tall, another unidentified device:

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2340. 66" tall:


2335. A photographer's contact printer, used for making photographic images from either film negatives or positives.

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2336. These are both ice chippers:

2337. A steak tenderizer, patent number 863,717:

2338. This was marked "primitive wood pack frame", though it is shaped similar to the bed warmer seen here:

2339. No answer yet for this device:

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2340. A fish trap:

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  1. 2335 A contact printer used in photo work.

  2. 2338 : bed warmer

  3. 2335.Agree with contact printer.

  4. Correct answers so far:

    2340. fish trap
    2335. contact printer
    2337. meat tenderizer

    >2338: bed warmer

    It was marked as being something else but it does resemble the item at your link.

  5. 2335 Contact (photographic)printer
    2336 ice block cutter
    2337 meat tenderizer (cube steak cutter)

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