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K-38 Tool list with pictures

Post by algor » Mon Aug 03, 2015 4:18 am

Starting from the helpful topic of "tractor12" (viewtopic.php?f=18&t=173320), I would like use his list and attach a pictures for each item in order to help find the correct items.

(I would like invite all members to send me by PM their pictures that I will put myself into the list, thanks for help!)

TOOL VERSION 2 K-38 Trailer

DL SET TE-56-A (6R38056A): Cable Splicers'; for cable construction and maintenance. Used with but does not include Trailer K-38.

Comprises:

1 AMPLIFIER (2C398), consists of 1 Amplifier, WE Co. #107A, 1 Cord, WE Co. W2BJ, equipped with Tool, WE Co. #513A, and Plug, WE Co. #47 and 1 Cord, WE Co. R2CF, equipped with 1 Receiver, WE Co. #108A, complete with 3 Vacuum Tubes, WE Co. type 32, or equal.

25 ANCHOR (6Z284-4), hammer, drive 1/4- by 1-inch, Diamond, or equal.

25 ANCHOR (6Z284-6), hammer, drive 1/4- by 1 1/2-inch, Diamond, or equal.

6 rolls BANDAGE TL-97 (6N9597).

3 rolls BANDAGE (6N634-14), rubber, 4 inches by 14 feet, #3040, Amer E Co., or equal.

6 BATTERY BA-2 (3A2); formerly 3A6571.

4 BATTERY BA-23 (3A23); 4 used in Test Set 1020-C.

6 BATTERY BA-27 (3A27); formerly 3A6570.

8 BATTERY BA-27 (3A27); 2 used in FLASHLIGHT TL-122-A, 6 spare.

1 BELT LC-23-B (6Q4523B-40) or LC-23-A (6Q4523A-40), 40 inch length, lineman's size 22.

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12 BLADE (6Q8010-32), hacksaw, flexible, 32 teeth per inch, 10 inch, for hand frame.

12 BLADE (6Q8110-24), hacksaw, flexible, 24 teeth per inch, 10 inch, for hand frame.

4 BOARD (6Q10001-51), fiber test, 52-hole, 1-51, Auto E. Co. #210, Kellogg #810, or equal.

4 BOARD (6Q10002-101), fiber test, 52-hole, 52-101, Auto E. Co. #811, Kellogg #811, or equal.

2 BOARD (6Q10003-202), fiber test, 52-hole, 102-152, Auto E. Co. #812, Kellogg #812, or equal.

2 BOARD (6Q10003-253), fiber test, 52-hole, 152-202, Auto E. Co. #813, Kellogg #813, or equal.

2 BOARD (6Q10004-203), fiber test, 52-hole, 203-253, Auto E. Co. #814, Kellogg #814, or equal.

2 BOARD (6Q10051), fiber test, 52-hole, 253-303, Auto E. Co. #815, Kellogg #815, or equal.

50 BOARD (6Q10051) test, linen, splicers',numbered 51 to 99 and 1 to 51 (AT&T Co. spec. 6623).

50 BOARD (6Q10068) test, linen, splicers',numbered 1 to 68 (AT&T Co. spec. 6255).

1 BOOK (6D7100), specification, cable splicing, #4860 with supplements A,B, and C, ATT&T Co., or equal, with Binder #106, or equal.

6 BOOK (6D7101), specification, AT&T Co. with six Binder #106, or equal

1 CAN (6Z1716), safety, red, 3-gallon, 3/8-inch flexible spout #252, Protectoseal #247, or equal.

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12 CLAMP (5B3508), bonding ribbon, rolled zinc, 1/2-inch wide, 5/16-inch holes, WE Co. #510982, or equal.

1 CLEANER (6Q27052), file, Nicholson #2, or equal.

1 pair CLIMBERS LC-5 (6Q28205).

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12 CLIP ( ), transfer, AT&T Co. spec. 6869, or equal.

6 CLOTH (6N1621), cable wrapping, cotton, waterproof, approximately 25 by 40 inches, Auto E Co. #546, or equal.

6 CLOTH MC-74 (6N1574).

6 CLOTH MC-76 (6N1576).

2 CLOTH (6N1637), wiping, for upright joint, 1 3/4-inch center opening by 11-inch O.D., Williams, or equal.

2 CLOTH (6N1638), wiping, for upright joint, 3 3/4-inch center opening by 14-inch O.D., Williams, or equal.

1 COIL (3C395), exploring, WE Co. #75-A or equal; for use with WE Co. #108 amplifier.

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6 CORD (3EW2AK), test with clips, WE Co. #W2AK, or equal.

10 cans DESICCANT (6G250-1), 1/2-pint, W. A. Hammond Drierite Co., or equal.

1 set DIES (6Q31004), marking, steel figures, 1/4-inch set.

1 set DIES (6Q31104), marking, steel figures, 1/4-inch set

1 DIPPER ( 6Q31716), paraffin, black pressed steel, 4 13/16-inch diameter at top, 3 1/4 inches deep, 1 3/4-pint capacity, mild steel hooked handle riveted on.

1 DRESSER 96Q31966), cable-wood, WE Co. dwg. 466-13, or equal.

1 DRIFT PIN TL-81 (6Q31981).

1 DRIFT PIN TL-98 (6Q31998).

1 DRIFT PIN TL-99 (6Q31999).

1 DRILL (6Q35311), 4-point, 1/4 inch, 8 inches long, "Diamond N," or equal.
1 DRILL (6Q35310), 4-point, 3/8 inch, 8 inches long, "Diamond N," or equal.
1 DRILL (6Q35312), 4-point, 1/2 inch, 8 inches long, "Diamond N," or equal.
1 DRILL (6Q35313), 4-point, 3/4 inch, 8 inches long, "Diamond N," or equal.
1 DRILL SET( 6Q35309 ), Di-Forge, "Diamond," with type C holder, Graybar, or equal.

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(Bags BG-46 and BG-47 with set of drills)

1 FILE (6Q38027), combination, splicers', WE Co. spec. type H, or equal.

1 FILE (6Q38030-8), flat, 8-inch, bastard.

1 FILE (6Q38120-6), half-round, 6-inch, bastard.

1 FLASHLIGHT TL-122-A (6Z4002A.1).

1 FORM (6Q40003), bonding tool, aluminum, aerial, Slindelar Bonding Tool Co., or equal.

10 FORM (6Q40004), soldering, for bonding ribbon, 7/8-inch, WE Co. or equal, AT&T Co. spec. 6531.

1 FRAME (6Q41000), hacksaw, adjustable, 8- to 12-inch.

2 FUNNEL (6Z4021-8), seamless, small, 1/2-pint, Masback #1062N, or equal.

1 FURNACE (6Q43167 ), with both gasoline and kerosene orifices, wrench, cleaning needle, and 7 5/8-inch by 5 1/2-inch hood, Wall Mfg. Supply Co. #50 Dreadnaught big Brute Splicers', or equal.

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(Thanks to Robin)

1 HAMMER TL-39 (6Q49139).

1 HAMMER (6Q49600), lineman's, double-faced, 2 1/4-pound, Bell System Pattern, Vaughan & Bushnell, Graybar #13.

1 HAMMER ( 6Q50018 ), riveting, 18-ounce.

3 HANDLE ( 6Q51131-5), file, Millers Falls #448, or equal.

3 HANDLE ( 6Q51185-5.1), soldering iron, spec. NN-H-106.

1 HANDLINE (6Z5045), aerial, 60 feet of 1/2-inch rope with ring spliced in one end, ring and open hook in other end, sheave block having shell integral with a hook, AT&T Co. spec 6859.

1 HANDSET ( 4B1158), lineman's with #4 dial and switch; equipped with W2BT cords and JP clips, WE Co. #1011BW, or equal.

1 HOOK (6253100), manhole cover, Cope Inc. type "A," or equal.

2 HOOK (6Q52961), pot, 5/16-inch steel, 10 3/8-inch over-all, WE Co., or equal.

2 HOOK (6Q53519), shave, oval, 5 3/4 inches over-all, with sheath, Pexto, Bell Systems Pattern, or equal.

10 pounds INSULATING COMPOUND IC-5 (6N3005).

1 KETTLE (6Q58013), compound, double-jacketed, 5-quart, Wall Mfg. Supply Co., or equal.

1 KIT (6Z6600), first-aid, 5 by 4 by 3 inches, Johnson & Johnson Co., or equal.

2 KNIFE TL-29 (6Q60229).

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(Thanks to Robin)

2 KNIFE ( ), chipping, 3-inch blade with sheath, WE Co. #531388, or equal.

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(Thanks to Robin)

1 LADLE (6Q62531), pouring, 3 1/2-inch, 3/8-pint, Auto E Co. #S-5712.

1 LADLE (6Q62530), melting, wrought-iron handle, double-lip, 3-inch.

10 pounds MARLINE RP-2 (6Z6981).

1 MEGGER (3F3230), "Supper-Meg," O-100-megohm, 500-volt, James G. Biddle #619, or equal.

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1 MIRROR (6N3100), cable splicers', steel, chromium-plated case, WE Co., or equal.

5 pounds OAKUM (6Z7250), plumbers', 7-strand, 1 3/4-inch diameter, untarred, Manning, Mazwell, & Moore, or equal.

1 can OIL (6G1385), neat's-foot, 1-pint.

1 can Oil (6G1389), splicing, cold stripping, in pint can, WE Co., or equal.

1 can PAINT (6G1409), asphalt, 1-pint.

1 PAN (6R2321), drip, approximately 21 by 18 by 4 inches, smooth, polished, blued steel, All-Steel Equip. Co., or equal.

8 pounds PARAFIN WAX IC-4 (6N4004).

1 can PASTE (6N4102), soldering, 2-ounce.

3 rolls PASTER MC-73-A (6N4273A).

2 PICK (6R3002), test, complete with cord and test clip.

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1 PLIERS TL-103 (6R4603)

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1 PLIERS TL-107 (6R4607)

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1 PLIERS TL-126 (6R4626)

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2 POINT (6N4600), test, cable splicers', with cord and test clips.

1 POT (6R6360), paint, P.B., nonspillable, Salisburry, or equal.

1 POT (6R6300.1), paraffin melting, 10-inch I.D. by 7 1/2 inches deep, with clamp-on lid, capacity 9 quarts.

1 POT (6R6350D), plumbers' melting, 6 inch.

1 PUNCH (6R7508), center, 1/2-inch.

1 PUNCH (6N4402), sleeve, 5/32-inch, Bell System standard, WE Co.,or equal.

1 PUNCH (6N4403), sleeve, 1/4-inch, Bell System standard, WE Co., or equal.

50 feet RIBBON (6N4903), bonding, copper, 3/8 inch wide, #16 B&S. Auto E Co., or equal.

2 RULE (6R9606), 6-foot, boxwood, "Zig-Zag," rivet-joint, Stanley #806, or equal.

1 SAW (6R10314), cable, 14-inch, E.C. Atkins324, or equal.

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2 SCISSORS (6R38005/1), 5-inch, electricians', Wiss #175E, or equal.

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(Thanks to Robin)

24 SCREW (5B10004-2.5), lag, steel, galvanized, 1/4- by 2 1/2-inch.

48 SCREW (6L9110-8), wood, round head, steel, galvanized, 1-inch, #10.

48 SCREW (5B14010-20), wood, round head, steel, galvanized, 2 1/2-inch, #10.

1SCREWDRIVER TL-21 (6R15310).

1 SCREWDRIVER TL-44 (6R16510).

1 SCREWDRIVER TL-106 (6R16810).

1 SCREWDRIVER SET TL-128 (6R19100).

1 SHOVEL (6R22010), manhole, Bell System Pattern #70, WE Co., or equal.

2 boxes SLEEVE FT-96 (6N6008), 700 per box.

6 boxes SLEEVE FT-97 (6N6010), 400 per box.

2 boxes SLEEVE FT-98 (6N6016), 300 per box.

1 roll SLEEVING FT-90 (6N6890), Auto E Co. #2, or equal.

1 SNIP (6R24011), tinners',Compton #10, or equal.

5 pounds SOLDER M-30 (6N7530),

1 spool SOLDER M-31 (6N7531).

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(Thanks to Robin)

5 pounds SOLDER M-33 (6N7533).

50 pounds SOLDER (6N7605), arsenic content, in pigs, Belmont S&R Works, Inc., or equal.

9 pounds SOLDER (6N7606), stearine core, Bell System, WE Co., or equal.

1 pound SOLDER (6N7600), wire, half and half, #10.

1 SOLDERING IRON (6R24524-1), size 3.

1 SOLDERING IRON (6R24540), size 5.

1 SOLDERING IRON (6R24564), size 8.

1 SOLDERING IRON TL-117 (6R24617).

6 sticks STEARINE COMPOUND IC-3 (6N8003).

5 STRIP (6R32605), leather, 1/8- by 2- by 24 inch strap leather; for insulated joints.

10 SUPPORT (6R32800), aerial cable, 22-inch, #3, national %3, or equal.

10 SUPPORT (6R32801), aerial cable, 22-inch, #5, WE Co., or equal.

12 TAGS (4z7293), cable, round, Bell System, WE Co., or equal.

12 TAGS (4Z7294), cable, octagonal, Bell System, WE Co., or equal.

12 TAGS (4Z7295), terminal, Bell System, WE Co., or equal.

2 TAPE TL-83 (6N8583). 2 TAPE TL-192 (6N8592).

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1 TAPE TL-109 (6N8609).

2 rolls TAPE (6N8832-36), friction 2 inches wide, 1 1/2-pound roll.

3 rolls TAPE (6N8835), lead serving, national Lead Co., or equal.

1 roll TAPE (6R36046), measuring, linen, 5/8 inch wide, 100 feet long, Lufkin Rival #406, K and E 7495T; formerly 8A3730-4.

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3 rolls TAPE (6N8595), rubber, 2-inches wide, 30-foot roll.

6 rolls TAPE 96N8932), scotch, electrical, tan, 1/2 inch by 36 yards, Bell System, WE Co., or equal; formerly 8A3730-4.

1 TEST SET I-51 (3F4051), splicers', portable, WE Co. #1020-C, or equal.

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1 TEST SET (3F4051C), splicers', portable, WE Co. model 76A.

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2 TEST SET (3F4004), splicers', portable, WE Co. #62A, or equal.

1 THERMOMETER (6Z8642), solder and paraffin, W.C. Dillion & Co. "Temperometer," or equal.

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1 TIP (6R24617/1); for SOLDERING IRON TL-117; spare.

1 TOOL (6R41016B), screwdriver and socket wrench, WE Co. #216-B, or equal.

1 TOOL (6R41701), wire braid stripper, Diamond, or equal.

1 TORCH (6R42100-79A), blow, gasoline, 1-quart capacity, Bernz #79A Dreadnaught Heavy Duty, or equal.

1 TROUGH (6Z8719), paraffin, 14- by 28-inch, brass grommet in each corner, AT&T Co. Standard spec. 6361, or equal.

6 TUBE VT-44 (2T44); for WE Co. amplifier #108A; 3 in use, 3 spare.

2 TUBE (2V1A7GT), RCA 31A7GT; for WE Co. 76-A test set; 1 in use, 1 spare.

2 TUBE (2V3Q5GT/G), RCA 3Q5GT/G; for WE Co. 76-A test set; 1 in use, 1 spare.

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1 VISE (6R47016), 2 1/2-inch jaw, swivel base, stationary jaw, Stanley #710, or equal.

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12 WEDGE (6Z9430), lead cable, for Y joints, WE Co. #1, or equal

1 WINDSHIELD (6Q43167/1), for #50 Dreadnaught Big Brute Splicer, or equal.

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(Thanks to Robin)

200 feet WIRE W-72 (1A72).

100 feet WIRE (1A890), lead lashing, tinned bronze case.

1 pound WIRE (1A812.6), tie, copper, 0.080, 17 inches long, Bell System, WE Co., or equal.

1 WRENCH (6R57415), socket, linemans', Chance #154, or equal.

1 WRENCH TL-111 (6R 55006)
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Re: K-38 Tool list with pictures

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New pictures added today!

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Post by algor » Wed Aug 05, 2015 7:26 am

Some other pictures....

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New picture added

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Updated list!

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Re: K-38 Tool list with pictures

Post by Gordon_M » Fri Nov 13, 2015 4:25 pm

Good work Alberto

This will be a very long first post when you get finished :D
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1939 TD20 Pickup
1940 WD21 Panel
1941 Highway Trailer K-38
1943 Ben Hur
1944 Iron Fireman T-36 Snow Tractor
1944 Saginaw M19 ski trailer x 2
1950 Saginaw M19 ski trailer x 2
1953 Tucker Sno-Cat
1986 Nolan Road/Rail trailer

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Gordon_M wrote:Good work Alberto

This will be a very long first post when you get finished :D
For sure, In effect I don't like the simple things..... :wink:

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Some new pictures added.

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Post by Rml1708 » Sun Oct 25, 2020 11:37 am

Is anyone continuiing to gather photos of the tools. I have a TL-117 to add if this is being maintained somewhere else?

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1952 M100
1943 WC-52
1941 Nash-Kelvinator Ben Hur trailer
6/1/44 MB 337296 "SaMaKa"
9/42 GPW63323 "Sylvia"
9/42 Bantam trailer 9663B (in work)
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Re: K-38 Tool list with pictures

Post by chris vm » Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:34 am

Trying to fill up my K38, should like this thread continues!
Hi Algor, still there ?
I have some more information.
Thanks,
Chris.

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Post by Gordon_M » Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:36 am

I think we are still here, but haven't done anything with mine for ages.

By all means post pictures here of the tools and contents you have found.
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1939 TD20 Pickup
1940 WD21 Panel
1941 Highway Trailer K-38
1943 Ben Hur
1944 Iron Fireman T-36 Snow Tractor
1944 Saginaw M19 ski trailer x 2
1950 Saginaw M19 ski trailer x 2
1953 Tucker Sno-Cat
1986 Nolan Road/Rail trailer

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Re: K-38 Tool list with pictures

Post by algor » Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:48 pm

chris vm wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:34 am
Trying to fill up my K38, should like this thread continues!
Hi Algor, still there ?
I have some more information.
Thanks,
Chris.
Yes, I'm still there!

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