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|Posted: Mon May 8th, 2017 11:47 pm||
|" That old Brown & Sharp looks like a mighty fine instrument."
It is a bit special, since I found it as a kid & have had it ever since !
The fact that it actually works & is useful is a great bonus !!
I do like tools with some 'history'.
I have a few other such gems, but none quite as OdD as an archeology find !
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Well ... I never quite got round to 'Side 2'
Like every great L.P. the flip-side always has some unique 'grooves'.
It looks from 'Side-2' that the ol' No.8 was previously owned by one ... E.H.Wood.
If it wasn't already obvious from the previous photo ...
... check out the 'knurling' !
This micrometer has been SERIOUSLY USED !!
I don't figure I've worn off more than 1/2 Thou" of knurling since I've been using it !
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