The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
Can someone identify the car? Thanks
REVERSE chop! Love it. Gary
Anyone know more about what this gizmo might be made for? Gary
Isn't that old Bob Zimmerman? From Duluth? Gary
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Looks like him but the pic seems too old...Dylan was in his 20's in the early 60's.
Pogie Plant, Port Arthur, TX
Parade, Port Arthur, TX
Corpus Christi, TX
The next time maybe they will consider building storm drains along with the paving!!
I think its a winch for launching gliders , now I think they tow them up with light aircraft ..
or for tethering weather balloons
Might be raising a windmill tower.
This one is to launch gliders up in the air.
On a trip with the Dutch Corvair Club in 2016 we visited an airfield where they used a similar (but more modern) stationary engine to launch gliders.
i've owned several tow trucks, and i cant imagine a winch running fast enough to launch a plane! that baby must be spinnin!
Driver Education in the 50s
Curtis Aero Camper, late 30s
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