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Help ID these older Speedometers; or look what we found in the rain at the Carlisle Corvette Show.


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Ok, while every other person over the age of 40 was fawning over the C8 Corvettes(my, don’t they look like the Acura NSX?)- we found these two relics in a vendor’s misc. box. They are about 4 1/4 inches in diameter. One has a nickel plated bezel, the other chrome. Any ideas? Thanks.

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Thanks, I agree the bottom one is Ford, most likely 1937. In fact, it is marked “37” on the rim. What is interesting is that this one has a 4 place trip odometer- all the others I’ve seen are 3 digits. Many seem to be Waltham units, this one has no maker’s mark. However, the speedo gear is marked  “Delco Appliance Corp”, Rochester. I guess Ford was using multiple vendors in that timeframe. Now, what about the other speedo??????

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