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1948 Austin K8 Mobile Generating set
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No: 863   Contributor: Graham Kircher   Year: 1948   Manufacturer: Austin   Country: Australia
1948 Austin K8 Mobile Generating set

1948 Austin K 8 Mobile Generating set, Ex Airport Queensland, Australia.
Picture added on 26 May 2008
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i wonder if this Austin K6 radiator was copied for narrow 1950s radiator for peterbilts california hauler.

Added by John on 03 May 2009.
Actually, this is a wartime Austin K6, two of which I drove across Scotland to go for scrap when in the RAF in 1958. Coincidentally, they were both generating sets!

Added by Chris H on 30 August 2012.
I would like to know when it came to Australia, and if it was refugee cargo that arrived in 1942, as I am chasing Austin K2ys.

Added by Rupert Condick on 01 September 2017.
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