The Forestry Forum is sponsored in part by:

iDRY Vacuum Kilns


Forestry Forum
Sponsored by:


TimberKing Sawmills



Toll Free 1-800-582-0470

LogRite Tools



Norwood Industries Inc.




Your source for Portable Sawmills, Edgers, Resaws, Sharpeners, Setters, Bandsaw Blades and Sawmill Parts

EZ Boardwalk Sawmills. More Saw For Less Money!

STIHLDealers.com sponsored by Northeast STIHL


Woodland Sawmills

Peterson Swingmills

 KASCO SharpTech WoodMaxx Blades

Turbosawmill

Sawmill Exchange

Michigan Firewood, your BRUTE FORCE Authorized Dealer

FARMA


Baker Products

ECHO-Bearcat

iDRY Wood Lumber Vacuum Drying for everyon

Nyle Kiln Dry Systems




Author Topic: Unknown object question  (Read 314 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Jim_Rogers

  • Senior Member x2
  • *****
  • Posts: 7339
  • Age: 67
  • Location: Georgetown, MA
  • Gender: Male
  • Keep your chisels sharp.
    • Share Post
    • jrsawmill.com
Unknown object question
« on: May 20, 2019, 10:00:28 AM »
I found this thing:



 

I have no idea what it is or what it is used for.
Does anyone have any idea?
Jim Rogers
Whatever you do, have fun doing it!
Woodmizer 1994 LT30HDG24 with 6' Bed Extension

Offline LeeB

  • Senior Member x2
  • *****
  • Posts: 7970
  • Age: 59
  • Location: Yellville Arkansas
  • Gender: Male
  • proud to be a TEXAN in Arkansas
    • Share Post
Re: Unknown object question
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2019, 10:16:28 AM »
Manual tank gauge maybe?
'98 LT40HDD/Lombardini, Case 580L, Cat D4C, JD 3032 tractor, JD 5410 tractor, Husky 346, 372 and 562XP's. Stihl MS180 and MS361, 1998 and 2006 3/4 Ton 5.9 Cummins 4x4's, 1989 Dodge D100 w/ 318, and a 1966 Chevy C60 w/ dump bed.

Online Old Greenhorn

  • Senior Member x2
  • *****
  • Posts: 1625
  • Age: 64
  • Location: Catskill Mountains, NY
  • Gender: Male
  • An old coot, still learning.
    • Share Post
Re: Unknown object question
« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2019, 12:55:37 PM »
Looks like it goes on the top of a tank, the thing on the right looks like a float. When the fluid level goes down, so does the float and it pulls the cable(?) over the pulley. What happens after that would be a wilder guess.
Oscar 328 Band Mill, Husky 450, 372 (Clone), Mule 3010, and too many hand tools. :) I mill for fun and my mental health. NYLT Certified.

I ain't the woodcutter, but I can cut wood 'til the woodcutter gets here.


Share via delicious Share via digg Share via facebook Share via linkedin Share via pinterest Share via reddit Share via stumble Share via tumblr Share via twitter

xx
Unknown type of tree, question.

Started by Jim_Rogers on Tree, Plant and Wood I.D.

4 Replies
1404 Views
Last post February 12, 2004, 02:50:31 PM
by SwampDonkey
xx
My first foreign object!

Started by ND rancher on Sawmills and Milling

20 Replies
1720 Views
Last post February 10, 2013, 07:25:19 PM
by hamish
xx
Most unique foreign object.

Started by Clevelander on Sawmills and Milling

103 Replies
11292 Views
Last post January 30, 2018, 08:26:48 PM
by Bay Beagle
grin
Most Unusual Object Found In a Saw Log

Started by prittgers on Urban and Community Forestry

50 Replies
10762 Views
Last post November 29, 2017, 09:35:39 PM
by hopm
 


Powered by EzPortal