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I found this in my Father In Laws basement, I contacted Midwest Tools but they had no idea what it does. The metal tube looks like air would pass through it, there is a small hole at the end & on the side of the needle & also one a little further up. They are all connected. Does anyone know what this is?

 

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Welcome to the forum.

 

No joy in the Vintage Tool Catalog web site, list by manufacturer (I have 19 manuals / catalogs uploaded).

 

My speculation is that a bladder could be compressed to force something through the needle and the nearby holes could be obstructed or not to act as a carburetor, instead of using a syringe.

 

 

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