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#1 lyall OFFLINE  

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 05:45 PM

here are some pictures of my old floor jack
got it back around 1980 for $5.00 at an auction. nobody bid again me for it
I use it a lot. some day I need to repaint it
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Edited by lyall, March 10, 2012 - 05:46 PM.

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 06:01 PM

Never seen one like that. Thanks for the pics.

Chain drive... Hmmm.
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Posted March 10, 2012 - 06:28 PM

Never seen one like that. Thanks for the pics.



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That's pretty neat, looks like it's heavy too

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 06:31 PM

That's a cool looking old jack, would love to have one like that. Is there a name on it anywhere?

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 07:17 PM

Pretty slick all right. I wonder if the "scissors nest" helps it raise exactly vertically, rather than the usual slight rearward movement of modern floor jacks.-?---Bet that sucker wasn't made in China.

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 07:23 PM

Neat jack! Can't remember seeing one like it.

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Posted March 10, 2012 - 07:49 PM

I love things like this! Never saw one, but man look at the quality in that! Grats on the find ( I bet everyone else @ the auction thought it was junk) :thumbs:
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Posted March 10, 2012 - 08:08 PM

Believe it or not I have one just like it, mine is kinda rusty right now but I intend on getting it back in working order this summer.

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 04:25 AM

Now that's a neat jack.I have never seen one quite like that one.Thanks for the photo.
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Posted March 11, 2012 - 08:25 AM

That is cool. I've had chain drive on a bicycle, go-kart, motorcycle, pocket watch, billfold, etc. But never on a floor jack. I like it. Thanks for sharing. Rick
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Posted March 11, 2012 - 10:18 AM

I bet that jack has lifted a few Model T's in its lifetime! VERY COOL! :thumbs:

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 10:23 AM

That certainly is an interesting design. Any idea how old it is? Thanks for sharing.

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 10:39 AM

Very cool looking!

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 10:54 AM

I too happen to have a jack that looks like it, except for it being the hydraulic version.

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Posted March 11, 2012 - 11:02 AM

Casey - I would like to see your floor jack to see the different between them
thanks
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