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Old 27-02-21, 23:15
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What was this hatch for?

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Old 27-02-21, 23:16
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Battery access.


Note that this is an Aust 44 pattern cab with demountable doors.



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Old 28-02-21, 00:19
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Battery access.

Note that this is an Aust 44 pattern cab with demountable doors.
Now that's posh!

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Old 28-02-21, 00:38
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Yes, it was rather. GMH Aust manufactured Chev cabs only. GMH were quite resourceful and innovative in their re-design of the Cab 13 for local manufacture.

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Old 28-02-21, 04:50
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Is this shrinking done on the corner panel ? Looks like heat spots , Could be spot welds I guess

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Old 28-02-21, 05:42
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... and a No.8 artillery tractor body.


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Old 28-02-21, 09:10
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Old 28-02-21, 22:50
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If you are in Darwin the Blitz in the Aircraft Museum at the airport has this setup.
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