Schwartzkopf's universal spanner, model / J Schröd

Made:
1862-1888 in Darmstadt
maker:
Schroeder, J
Schwartzkopf's universal spanner, model / J Schr?der, Germany, 1888

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Schwartzkopf's universal spanner, model / J Schröder, Germany, 1888

Schwartzkopf's universal spanner was one of the first patented design for an adjustable spanner, the tool maligned by sensible engineers everywhere, but capable of working with nuts of different sizes. the spanner was patented in 1862-4, and manufactured in teh UK by the Argus Works, Sheffield.

Details

Category:
Hand and Machine Tools
Object Number:
1888-364
Materials:
cast iron and steel (metal)
type:
spanner
credit:
J Schröder