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Old 06-06-21, 04:54 PM
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Default Help! Please ...Unusual military type pliers for identification

..picked this thing up today ,appears military used , no idea what country , period of exact use if anyone could help it would be appreciated .
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Old 06-06-21, 05:20 PM
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Its for pulling nails out of wood.

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Old 06-06-21, 05:29 PM
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Old 06-06-21, 10:49 PM
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Normally used for opening nailed down lids of transit cases. The sliding handle acts as a hammer for forcing the jaws into the wood around the nail.
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Old 07-06-21, 08:24 AM
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A very useful tool, there are lots on ebay, just search slide hammer nail puller, mine is broad arrow marked and dated 2004.

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Old 07-06-21, 08:49 AM
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We could've done with a few of those at Isandlwana.......
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Old 07-06-21, 12:49 PM
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A good screwdriver and screws that haven't been reused 10 tines would have been better
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In the absence of a good old screw hammer, a Mk I rifle butt?
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