National Geographic : 1917 Sep
TRY ITYOURSELF Weed Chain-Jack The Jack That Saves Your Back Simply a few pulls on its chain and the heaviest car is raised or lowered without danger and without exertion To operate a Weed Chain-Jack it is not necessary to get down in a cramped strained position and grovel in mud, grease or dust under a car to work a "handle" that is apt to fly up with unpleasant results. To lift a car with the Weed Chain-Jack, simply give a few pulls on its endless chain while you stand erect-clear from springs, tire carriers and other projections. To lower i, a car pull the chain in opposite direction. Up or down-there's no labor. Weed Powerful - Safe - Easily Operated Never gets out of order. Gears and chain wheels protected by a stamped steel-housing. Chain heavily plated to prevent rusting. Has a strong cap, providing the kind of sup port from which an axle will not slip, while a broad base prevents the jack from upsetting h_When Raise on uneven roads. Every Height When Height When Height When Raised Weed Chain- Jack is Size L Raised with submitted to a lifting test a Auxiliarv Sten Up and will support over 8 inch 8 inches 12/2 inches 141/2inches twice the weight it is ever 10 inch 10 inches 153/ inches 173/ inches required to lift. Try it 12 inch 12 inches 182 inches No Aux. Step yourself. Made in Four Sizes 12 in. Truck 12 inches 19/4 inches No Aux. Step TRIAL COUPON The 8 inch and 10 inch sizes are made with an auxiliary step as illustrated above. .. . . . ••[ When in operative position this step adds two inches to the height of the Jack. 4 10 ay ' Trial If your dealer does not have them, send $5.00 for American Chain Co.Inc. Say i any size for pleasure cars or $10.00 for the Truck A Dept. L , Bridgeport, Conn. size, and we will send you one, all charges prepaid. For delivery in Canada 4 ntleme send $6.00 for any size for pleasure cars or $12.00 for the Truck size. Try it 10 4 enemen. days. If not satisfied, return it to us and we will refund your money. Use Enclosed find $10.00. Send me a the coupon. * Weed Chain-Jack (size in) It the coupon. * is understood I am to try it for 10 days and Am erican Chain Com pany, Inc. * if not satisfied, I am to return it and you will V " refund the purchase price. Bridgeport Connecticut f * Name......... ................. .......... In Canada:Dominion Chain Company, Limited, Niagara Falls. Ont. 4 Largest Chain Manufacturers in the World The Complete Chain Line-all types, all sizes, all finishes-from plumbers' 4 Address ......... ............................. safety chain to ships' anchor chain. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."