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What is this for? #219692
10/07/18 11:44 PM
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stamcon Offline OP
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What is this for?

I'm try to identify the use of what appears to be a cable support/clamp.
It states "Syst Schneider Model 66 Made in Austria" on it.
Thanks, Steve

Steve
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Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219693
10/08/18 08:24 AM
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Can you post another picture that has something in it to give some scale?
Maybe a ruler or something?


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Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219694
10/08/18 10:33 AM
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stamcon  Offline OP
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I don't have the item, but was told it's about 12" long and weighs about 9 lbs.


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Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219696
10/09/18 01:30 PM
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geoff in UK  Offline
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Could it be for straightening and manipulating MICC?

Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219697
10/09/18 01:38 PM
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Just a guess, but some type of crimper device. The shaft looks well machined, to go into the handle prt, which appears to hold cable of some type. The handle looks to have marks from stranding.

As I said, just a wild guess.

BTW, what is "MICC"


John
Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219698
10/09/18 03:49 PM
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geoff in UK  Offline
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Sorry, MICC = Mineral Insulated Copper Clad, often, "Pyro" here in UK. I've no idea what it's called USA, or even if it exists there.

Mainly used in demanding industrial locations or fuel stations. I visualised the pictured device is for straightening out kinks and unwanted bends.

Re: What is this for? [Re: stamcon] #219699
10/09/18 04:53 PM
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Here in the states it's just called MI cable (Mineral Insulated).


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