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Car Jack

From the Collection of Maldon Vintage Machinery Museum Inc Vincents Road Maldon Victoria

Description
Mechanical mobile car jack made by the TREWELLAH company of Trentham for APAC Industries Ltd.
Known as a "Service Jack" used for servicing cars and light vehicles.
Mounted on 4 wheels, two being castors.
Painted red.
Size
L 175 x W 39 x H 116 cm
Object Registration
VMVM 94
Keywords
tools, automotive, servicing
When Made
Possibly 1960s
Inscriptions & Markings
On a brass plate fixed to top of body "APAC / Service Jack No. 247 / Range 4 5/8" to 19 3/4" / Capacity 5000 lb / Caution: Do not overload / This jack is guaranteed to raised 5000 lb / Overloading renders this guarantee null and void / lubricate jack thoroughly before using / always keep jack clean and well oiled / Manufactured in Australia /
APAC Industries Limited. / South Australia"
Last updated
7 Aug 2019 at 11:52PM