What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across

If you know what all the objects shown below are used for, then you either have vast knowledge (you could be a genius honestly speaking…) or you are really good at using Google search engine. There is no other explanation.

The collection presented below includes some items that puzzled a number of people who eventually asked for help online.

#1 ‘This is something we found after a demonstration.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
mulesrule/reddit

It’s a paint bullet used by the police.

#2 ‘What kind of rodent is this? It has just come out of my toilet!’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
clgmae104/reddit

It’s a flying squirrel.

#3 ‘I have found this metal object. There is no text or numbers on it. It shrinks to the size of a bracelet.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
s1l4z_behr/reddit

This is a mechanism closing the top part of a bag.

#4 ‘A bundle of cables, a wristband, a toy?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
SUPERSEANIC / reddit

This band is attached to running shoes so that you will be more visible at night.

#5 ‘I saw this weird washbasin in a toilet in a brewery in Koln, Germany.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
jingjangjones/reddit

It’s for people who are going to vomit.

#6 ‘ I found it in my father’s room. I hope it’s nothing inappropriate.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
Merciman/reddit

This is something you attach to your shoes to have a better grip while walking on ice.

#7 ‘What’s that hairy thing along escalators?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
kristhecadet/reddit

They prevent our footwear and clothes from getting into the gap below.

#8 ‘I saw that in a brewery. Is this some kind of a game?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
JjzMerheb/reddit

Yes, this is the Japanese equivalent of pinball, called Pachinko

#9 ‘What are these round metal objects at the steps? I have just hit my knee against it. It did hurt!’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
GoodShark/reddit

They are to protect the place against skateboarders.

#10 ‘I often see these buildings in the country. They never have walls!’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
WisconsinBadger414/reddit

Because these are nesting barns for swallows.

#11 ‘That’s what I found in a forest.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
SueRenni/reddit

These are parts of shotgun shells, separating gunpowder form the bullets.

#12 ‘I found this one on a bottom of an old chest. Any ideas what this could be?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
SueRenni/reddit

It is a part of an old machine used for knitting socks.

#13 ‘That’s what I found while walking on the beach.’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
Fishtails/reddit

These are squid eggs.

#14 ‘I came across it in the middle of the woods. What is it?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
me_using_reddit/reddit

It’s a one-person bomb shelter dating back to World War II.

#15  ‘I saw a man carrying this one at a subway station. Any thought what it could be?’

What Are These Things? What Do You Actually Use Them For? 15 Weird Items That Internet Users Came Across
flyin_dragon/reddit

Yes, it’s a violin case.

Which object did you find the hardest to figure out?