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Offline Busted_Knuckles

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Anvil
« on: May 23, 2012, 03:18:49 PM »
Anyone recognize this unit ? Its 21" across, from the bow to the stern.

From what I can make out, its says "Wright" and below that it says "Patent". Maybe a triangle before the name wright. I could not see any markings on it, till I got it home and went at it with a wire brush.

This follow me home recently, no suckage award on this one, I had to step up to the plate to get it purchased. Not flipping it, but proud to own it, this is residing on a recently acquired welding/fab table. My current anvil, is one made out of a rail road tie. This is quite an upgrade.

This unit feels like it just over a c-note in weight. Im guessing by its age that it is an import.

Sorry, after much screwing around, I can not get the images to open when you open the page ?

http://imgs.inkfrog.com/pix/ebayphotos/04-02-2012_011.jpg
http://imgs.inkfrog.com/pix/ebayphotos/04-02-2012_012.jpg
http://imgs.inkfrog.com/pix/ebayphotos/04-02-2012_016.jpg

« Last Edit: May 23, 2012, 04:55:32 PM by rusty »

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Anvil
« on: May 23, 2012, 03:18:49 PM »

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Re: Anvil
« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2012, 04:46:05 PM »
Tool do job=Good tool

A 'Veteran'is someone who, at one point in his life, wrote a blank check made
payable to 'The United States of America,' for an amount of 'up to, and
including his life.'

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Re: Anvil
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2012, 04:56:41 PM »
BK it must be an inkfrog thing, I tried as you can see by the edit shown in your post and they just wouldn't show.

Added if it is a Peter Wright some nice info in this post.

http://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/antique-machinery-history/peter-wright-anvil-156284/
Tool do job=Good tool

A 'Veteran'is someone who, at one point in his life, wrote a blank check made
payable to 'The United States of America,' for an amount of 'up to, and
including his life.'

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Re: Anvil
« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2012, 10:18:32 PM »
Thanks for trying, at lease I know its not me. I have other images on the forum that are hosted by ink frog.. anyhow, thanks for the link too !

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Re: Anvil
« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2012, 12:30:20 AM »




Tool do job=Good tool

A 'Veteran'is someone who, at one point in his life, wrote a blank check made
payable to 'The United States of America,' for an amount of 'up to, and
including his life.'