Last lift. Ref 1
Lift of the lorry.

Torsby Vehicle museum Fryken Truck gallery
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Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
On the 27 of Februari 1928 the drivers Sven Ljungkvist and his helper Axel Bredsberg got the mission to plow a horse racing track on the ice of lake Fryken.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
The Scania Vabis truck from 1928 which during snow plowing 1936 on the lake Fryken sank through the ice in the depth of 67 m. After been on the bottom for almost 49 years, it was fond and salvaged as a project by North Varmland Veteran Technicians members. The motor club members in Torsby have then renovated the car.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
The three-way tipping device was intact. Some of the tires had still enough air pressure. The wagon-bridge could be reused. The head light lamps could still be switch on. The batteries could be charged (2x6 volt) one of them could be charged without any further notice.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Corrosion injuries which isn't hazardous for strength or function were not taken any action. We want to show how the many years in water had affected the material.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Photo of text from museum.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
The engine became fully renovated and in running order. Data: Chassis type: 3256. Wheel base: 3,8 m. Engine type: 1544, 4 cyl petrol engine, overhead valves. Power; 50 ps. Cylinder volume: 4,27 liter. Total weight: 4500 kg. Max load: 1400 kg. Delivery price: 18500 Skr. Data Chassityp: 3256. Delivery cost: 18500 Skr.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
The thin plate in fenders and engine hood were rusted complete out of help. In order to preserve as much as possible the truck was moved to a washing hall where it wash cleaned from mud.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Last lift. The TV-camera was equipped with a control motor. This is maneuvered the TV-camera. All of it was controlled from the boat. The result was shown on the screen in the boat. It could also when needed be saved on videotape. After searching some hours indication gave result about a place where the truck would lay. After another trial with the camera around the place the truck was found at 19.32 o'clock on the 29th of September after it become dark.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
When the truck for the first time was placed on the quay it showed a depressive view. It was of course filled with mud and the drivers cabin, build of wood, was partly destroyed.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Information text at museum. Page 1
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Information text at museum. Page 2.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Information text at museum. Page 3
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
One Scania truck from the same year on show at Ådalen museum.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
Entrance ticket to museum.
Fryken car Torsby museum. Ref. 1
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