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Description
A metal hedge trimmer. The unit consists of a double set of triangular shaped cutting blades. There are 4 pairs and one single blade. The pairs move against each other thereby acting as shears. There is a wooden handle half way through the trimmer with a metal arm sleeve at the very top. A handle is used to rotate the toothed wheels - one large, one small - against each other and they in turn move the teeth in a shearing motion.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Accession No
2006.423
Credit Line
Hedge Trimmer, 2006.423. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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