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  1. #1
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    Whats this? a gun tool?

    This was dug up on a homesite dating to the early 1800s. It is heavy metal and about 4.5 inches long, the piece sticking out the side is slightly curved near the end and the end is tapered to an edge like that of a screwdriver. Anybody have any idea?
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    SkyPirate

  2. #2
    us
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    Re: Whats this? a gun tool?

    Quote Originally Posted by SWR
    Half-Cheek Snaffle Bit
    Yup !

  3. #3
    us
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    Re: Whats this? a gun tool?

    What is a Half-Cheek Snaffle Bit?
    SkyPirate

  4. #4

    Nov 2007
    ,M.X.T.& Tesoro Tejon
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    Re: Whats this? a gun tool?

    Its half of a snaffle,which is a type of Bit.The part that goes in a horses mouth......your steering wheel,or steering box rather....when horse back
    M.X.T , Tesoro Tejon



    "A pen in the hand of this president is far more dangerous than a gun in the hands of 200 million law-abiding citizens."

  5. #5
    us
    Dec 2004
    South Florida
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    Re: Whats this? a gun tool?


 

 

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