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Old 01-01-2020, 03:00 PM   #8
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Default Re: 1937-39 Steering Box

Originally Posted by Andy View Post
One clue to tell a 37-39 from a 40-48 is the bottom plate. The 37-39 should have the adapter to mount the light switch. If no adapter, look to see if the tube going up inside the steering shaft is brass or steel. Brass is 37-39.
The bottom plates with the brass tubes can be found. You can also change them out with 13/32" brass tubing found at hobby shops.
All the tubes I've encountered through '48 were brass.
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