world famous bobski mystery thing, pic #235

Discussion in 'The Club House' started by bobski, Apr 27, 2013.

  1. bobski

    bobski Well-Known Member Sponsor

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    some kind of soaker thing? it hinges open.
     

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  2. winds-of-change

    winds-of-change The Balota's Staff Member

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    I agree. Fryer dipper or grill basket.
     
  3. bobski

    bobski Well-Known Member Sponsor

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    but its only the size of a bar of soap.
     
  4. MoreAltitude

    MoreAltitude New Member

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    That is an old time soap saver...

    1. Put a bar of soap in (or small pieces you'd normally throw away) and swish it in the water for suds and such. Common use before the days of dishwashers / cloths washers / etc...
     
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  5. DFlynt

    DFlynt New Member

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    MoreAltitude appears to be right.
     

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  6. bobski

    bobski Well-Known Member Sponsor

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    bingo!....................
     
  7. Axxe55

    Axxe55 The Apocalypse Is Coming.....

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    i always wondered what that was. my grandmother had one many, many years ago. hung on a nail on the wall of the washroom..

    i always thought it was a minnow scoop!
     
  8. HOSSFLY

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    I thought fly catcher for really fast people :eek:
     
  9. MisterMcCool

    MisterMcCool Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Identified by morealtitude