[PW] ?Armstrong Antique Reversibe Ratchet?
wmadavis at gmail.com
Sat Oct 3 10:27:13 PDT 2015
Usually you would fit different-sized sockets onto it in order to
turn different-sized nuts, and switch it to reverse to turn them the
other way. The mechanism allowed you to make turns without having
to lift up the wrench and re-fit it for ever turn.
At 11:05 AM 10/3/2015, you wrote:
>I have a patron who has an antique Armstrong reversible ratchet. He
>would like to know what it is used for and how it is used. Thanks
>to anyone who can help answer this question.
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