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« on: July 28, 2010, 08:42:24 am »
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Not a clue what it was used for.

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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2010, 09:07:22 am »
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Back in the 50's they had wind up toys that had motor body's like that?Huh?Huh?Huh??

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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2010, 12:52:37 pm »
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Maybe an alarm clock? Interesting find  Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2010, 01:26:07 pm »
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I'm thinking Clock Work Toy motor?  Is there a coil spring within?



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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2010, 02:12:12 pm »
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Probly out of a toy Wise

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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2010, 03:21:58 pm »
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joy buzzer ?  

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« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2010, 03:30:28 pm »
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I think it is too big  for a joy buzzer.  I am going to try to disassemble it and clean it.   Thanks for the suggestion.

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« Reply #7 on: July 28, 2010, 04:20:33 pm »
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How big is it? (----something none of bothered to ask-----)   

Besides the guts of a wind up toy, another possibility that comes to mind is the guts of a small wind up kitchen timer.  Or a travel alarm such as

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« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2010, 05:16:26 pm »
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Here are some closer pic.  I going to soak it in some calcium, lime and rust remover - CLR.  Then soak it again in olive oil.  maybe the screws will loosen enough to disassemble the mechanism Club.

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« Reply #9 on: July 28, 2010, 05:35:28 pm »
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That lever on the side (coupled with the 3 knobs on the back) sure says travel alarm to me.

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