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Nose augers

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Long augers whose end terminates in a notched spoon blade with one projection sharpened to form a nose, and the other projection bent upward to clear and hold the shavings from the hole. HUMMEL

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<augers: woodworking tools>

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nose auger


12yrs ago

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