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Old 11-26-2011, 10:20 PM   #1
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Found it in my basement while cleaning out. The holes are threaded inside and are marked from 3/16 to 5/8.






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Old 11-26-2011, 10:21 PM   #2
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that is a flaring tool for piping..not threaded groved to grip pipe when flaring it...

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Wow, that was fast! Thank you.
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Just another tool that's indispensible for what it's made to do, but totally useless for anything else.
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Most people don't use flare joints anymore.
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I had one to do "double-flaring", inherited it from my Father.
Brake lines.
It "walked off"- not cheap!!

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I either inherited this from my father, or else someone left it by accident while working down there. My mom has a whole box full of stuff that we can't figure out what it's used for, but I told her not to throw anything away. I'll probably be back with more pictures some day.
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Don't throw out anything that you've got (that looks like a tool!)
Someone might have a use for it!

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