Patent Model - Improvement in Machines for Cutting Fence-Barbs from Wire

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Jacob Neimeyer, Patentee
Production date
Mar 11 1879
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Wood, iron, steel
5 3/8 x 6 1/4 x 5" (13.7 x 15.9 x 12.7cm)
The object of Neimeyer's invention "contemplates moving the wire and measuring off any desired length, and cutting it off in such a manner that neither end of the pointed barb-piece will come into contact with anything that can blunt and damage the points." (Patent Number 213,237)
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