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Forum topic by Gentile posted 08-09-2017 10:52 PM 678 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Gentile

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08-09-2017 10:52 PM

I found a handful of these in my shop.
For the life of me I cannot remember what they’re for…

-- "I cut it twice and it's still too short"


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jimintx

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#1 posted 08-09-2017 11:08 PM

If I found them, I’d think they were “L” shaped hanging hooks. They appear to have a square-nail style of cross section. Thus, it’s an early american, or colonial, looking hanger, to me.

-- Jim, Houston, TX

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#2 posted 08-09-2017 11:38 PM

Can’t really tell the scale of those… smaller L-nails like those are used for Danish cording on furniture…

Video: Weaving a Danish Cord Seat (Fine Woodworking Magazine)

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable

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#3 posted 08-10-2017 07:50 PM

Spikes for climbing telephone poles?

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