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Old October 24th 05, 10:54 PM
Leo Lichtman
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Default Mystery tool

wrote: A very delicate press for a delicat object????
Just a quick guess.
You are right, and I will carry it a step further. I think it's a press for
a watchmaker. You place the circular plate on the table, selecting the hole
that is appropriate. You would place a gear or wheel below the vertical
pin, and turn the knurled thimble to drive a shaft either in or out.