Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

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gearling
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Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by gearling » October 12th, 2017, 11:34 pm

One of my friends just recently acquired a pneumatic tire machine and traded his old "Henderson Tire Changer" to me !!! Yeeeeehaaaaw!!! No more wrestling those split rims around on the shop floor like the monkey and the football !!!! Will get pics in the daylight... :D :D :D

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markp213
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by markp213 » October 13th, 2017, 4:46 pm

That sounds very interesting! Post us a youtube video if you can. I'd like to see that in action!

gearling
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by gearling » October 16th, 2017, 8:50 am

Got it set up. Ain't she purty?
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Rob29
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by Rob29 » October 16th, 2017, 2:42 pm

Cool piece of history. Nice to know where we can go to get tires mounted now. :lol:

gearling
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by gearling » October 16th, 2017, 7:47 pm

Yes, it is. Billy is 77, he got it when he was a teenager, and it was an old machine then.
By all means, come on down! I'll stoke up the smoker, we'll have some bbq and beer!

rfj52
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by rfj52 » October 19th, 2017, 5:38 am

I have one almost exactly like it, was my father inlaws and I saved it from the dumpster . Watch out for those split rings!!!!!

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AAholic
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Re: Vintage Manual Tire Changer!

Post by AAholic » October 19th, 2017, 12:56 pm

Here's one on fee bay, not mine (yet anyway)

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Hender ... Sw1T5Zmvtz
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