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2875. Approximately 3" long:
2876. 2" diameter:
2877. Sent in by someone who would like to find the purpose of this device, take a look at Neatorama for more guesses and a chance to win one of their funny T-shirts.
2880. Around 8" long:
2875. This is a spoke wrench, patent number 622,005:
2876. This is probably a vintage campaign torch, for use in parades or at political speeches:
2877. No answer yet for this device:
An update from two weeks ago:
2867. This was part of an Enterprise food grinder, a similar one can be seen on this page:
2878. Haven't yet been able to verify any of the guesses for this tool:
2879. This is a gun for inserting plugs into tires:
2880. An adding machine, patent number 414,959:
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