The mystery of the half wrench has been solved by nearly all those who submitted guesses.
The tool was half of a monkey wrench.
Lori Focher of Bruno, Nebraska was the first to guess correctly.
Elmer Reetz of Crete, Nebraska, submitted this image of what the wrench is supposed to look like with all of its parts.
If you have any items laying around the farm and have been curious as to what they are, be sure to submit them with a bit of information about yourself and the item to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send your “What’s This” submissions to email@example.com or Jager Robinson, P.O. Box 239, Tekamah, NE 68061.