The Rod & Tubing Machine shortly after the Sand Line Drum was added to make it a Double Drum Machine - Adding the 2nd drum and the weight of the cable made the machine too heavy for the 1937 Chevrolet and my Dad later had the machine mounted on a 1941 Ford Truck. But, as long as it was still mounted on the 37 chevy each time it was parked in the yard at our house the guys would take the weight off the back tires by backing the machine up on a block of wood about 8 inches in diameter. As a small boy I used to watch the guys back up on the block each time the machine was brought to the house. You can see the block of wood standing up at the rear of the machine.
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