On 2018-05-14 11:18, Bill Webber wrote: > GGs > > I don't know if this is a tool or just a part. An iron handle has a > knurled thumb wheel that turns a slotted brass axle. There is a slot > in the end. overall, it looks like something flat could be fitted > through the slot on the end and then wound on the axle. Whatever might > be wound on it would not make many turns. > > > http://billwebber .galootcentral.com/1805-014.JPG > > http://billwebber .galootcentral.com/1805-015.JPG > > http://billwebber .galootcentral.com/1805-016.JPG > > Many thanks, > > Bill W. > Nottingham, PA > > Woodworkers visit me at http: //billwebber.galootcentral.com/ > it looks like the slot extends out the top and down into the body. if the knurled knob is threaded I'd say it's a handle for some narrow blade. might fit a hacksaw blade or a keyhole blade.