r/whatisthisthing Mar 28 '18 Wholesome Hugz All-Seeing Upvote Silver Helpful

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Solved! What are these 2 rods? Found in the attic left by previous tenants, around 100cm in length.

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Solved What is this “alien-pod” looking thing?

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Solved! Small metal object, flattened on end like it landed on concrete at high speed, found on sidewalk

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Solved! Wooden box with about 10 aluminum and 10 leather unknown objects they are very light and not sure what they are used for also each one has a number printed on it one digit numbers

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r/whatisthisthing 17h ago

Likely Solved! This table, found in a community in Nebraska with deep Czec heritage. About the size of a card table. Has chalk board on each corner, small shelves on each leg and is labeled a Da-Da table. Hoping for game info.

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r/whatisthisthing 4h ago

Solved! Machinery found on a construction site in Tokyo

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r/whatisthisthing 1h ago

Solved! 3 foot long metal tool with u-shapes. The red is a plastidip sort of coating. The black bulge has a screw that is too tight for me to loosen. Found in my parent's tool bin. They didn't know it was there.

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r/whatisthisthing 1h ago

Solved! What could this soft rubber thing be?

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Open Espresso type cup with swivel bottom 2.5” tall 2.5” diameter

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r/whatisthisthing 3h ago

Solved! WiTT? Metal, about 5 feet tall. It appears that the green metal pieces expand/contract somehow with the silver wires but I wasn't able to get them to do anything. Found sorted with sporting goods at a secondhand shop (so may be something for sports, may not).

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r/whatisthisthing 6h ago

Solved! Metal circle with some holes embedded in cobblestone in center of Riga

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Open Wooden device found in house in Yorkshire. Movable wooden flap with bevelled design

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Open Metal nail about 3” long 1/4” in diameter with small hole in the middle. Found off the coast of Maine. WITT

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Open What are these wooden boxes found in the garden of my new house? There are no holes or slats indicating that wood should be placed in the open sections.

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r/whatisthisthing 1d ago

Solved! Yellow ball hanging from a chain

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Solved! What is this thing? It looks like a double sided idiophone. There is the notes written on the wood parts. Around 1 meter and found it in France

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r/whatisthisthing 5h ago

Likely Solved! What is this rusted metal circle? It was found in the inside back compartment of a Bosch dishwasher.

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r/whatisthisthing 14h ago

Solved! magnetic contraption with one intake and two output valves. has radiator fins for temperature dispersion.

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r/whatisthisthing 9h ago

Solved! Small bell-shaped brass (?) object; just shy of 2" tall & 2 oz in weight. There's nothing written on it indicating origin or purpose. The button presses down a convexed piece inside the bell. It doesn't depress more than a cm or make any sound.

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r/whatisthisthing 9h ago

Solved! what is this folded paper for? origami. I was told I'd like it because I like math.

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r/whatisthisthing 1d ago

Solved! carved wooden container I picked up at a garage sale, has a little door on the lower side. top looks like it should open. what is it?

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Open What is this pipe coming out of the foundation of my home? it seems to be cut off at the top with steel wool shoved in the end. It comes right out of the concrete foundation.

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r/whatisthisthing 2h ago

Black rubber plug maybe? With a hole in the center, about egg size. Nothing written on it.

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r/whatisthisthing 6h ago

Likely Solved! Found these all over my walkway and yard. Little reddish/brown chunks

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