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Object Name Cutter, Wire
Catalog Number 1993.8.343
Maker M. Klein & Sons
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Steel;
Dimensions H-7.625 W-1.375 D-0.688 inches
Description This is a steel wire splicing tool. It has a pivot at the nose There are four different diameter slots in the jaws. There is a swivel loop on the end of one handle that locks the tool closed.
Notes A simple tool used to make the twist when splicing a fence or telephone wire.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People M. Klein & Sons
Subjects Wire
Tools
Building
Measures
Measuring
Construction
Construction equipment
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS