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20 TIMES PEOPLE ASKED ‘WHAT IS THIS THING?’ AND REDDIT ANSWERED –

 

 

Found in a crawlspace of a house from the 80’s next to 3 red boxes encased in concrete (pic in comments)

1

Label placed on boxes uses for radioactive airplane shipments.

 

Found this in my honda crv. Gonna leave it in until the police arrive. It unlocked the door but the alarm still went off.

2

a brute force “key” jammed into and therefore breaking the lock

 

Found outside on the ground. No markings. No clue. Smaller input jack than standard 1/8” headphone jack.

3

Clitoral stimulator

 

Found this in my house. I bet my wife it has something to do with a tie. Do I win?

4

Hoof pick for cleaning horses hooves

 

Ikea Coffee mug, what is the thing at the bottom?

5

So water doesn’t stay on the bottom if you put the mug in the dishwasher.

 

Grainy-like things? They appear inside and on my closet, and reappear whenever I clean them. What are these?

6

Termite poop. Sorry.

 

What are these swirly things? Found on Google Maps – located in Cogdell, Georgia, USA.

7

It is or was an alligator farm.

 

This pole suddenly popped up in my local park, anyone know what it is?

8

The round thing with the cooling fins is a LiDAR a laser sensor, made by a company called Ouster. Probably used for detecting people, objects etc. also in the dark.

 

Found this inside a snowboard boot I bought off this guy on Craigslist

9

That’s a dugout. Skiers best friend. Holds your hitter and a stash.

 

An opening in the bottom floor of an 1850s home in Charleston, SC

10

Probably just an way to access your crawlspace, there’s usually plumbing, wiring and potentially ductwork that periodically may need maintenance

 

Wife found this while digging in our lawn, about a foot down (Austin, TX). Weighs about 10 lbs, seems like cast iron. Quarter for scale.

11

cast iron funeraria. Probably a emblem on a gate to a family grave yard.

 

Found outside my university. Seems to have some sort of laser apparatus inside. I can take it for free. Should I?

12

That is a vacuum chamber used for material science research.

 

What is this thing in my classroom? Makes subtle fan-like sounds and changes colour on top

13

a personal avatar for children suffering from long-term illness

 

What is this mark on this grey seal (uk), I observe them on a regular basis and never seen anything like It?

14

it’s branding from pre tagging days

 

Found this in an open field. It’s about the size of a quarter.

15

It’s a byzantine follis of Basil II or Constantine VIII

 

Found on the southern shores of Lake Michigan. Seems that the wheels? were able to rotate possibly before rusting together.

16

It is part of a small, antique cast iron toy truck, probably made by Hubley or Arcade

 

This sci-fi looking place in Poland, somewhere by Krakow

17

It’s a film studio.

 

Found this in a parking lot. The six knobs on the right turn the little ones on the left. They can be locked in the “4” position with the pin. What is this thing?

18

Ford Tibbe door lock master decoder tool

 

Can anyone tell me what this wooden thing is?

19

A plant stand

 

This cylindrical container my wife bought

20

Royal Navy cordite bucket.

 

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