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diabolik 28 Nov 2009 04:55

hi-lift hub adapter?
I've seen photographs of an adapter which fits to the freewheeling hubs comonly found on landcruisers, which allows a highlift jack to attach directly to the hub, allowing you to lift the wheel directly.


but, I cant find a manufacturer or retailer of this device. can anyone help?

mattsavage 28 Nov 2009 09:29

Hi. I can't give you much info, but I am pretty sure there is a company is Australia that sells these.

Big Yellow Tractor 28 Nov 2009 09:58

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Would not a liftmate be more useful

mattsavage 28 Nov 2009 10:08

I sell them! £32.87 inc vat. (the Lift Mate that is)

gren_t 28 Nov 2009 23:09

Hi chaps I have made one of those for a mate's patrol he gave me the same pic to copy.

The only thing is you need an axle stand to change the tyre.

this is where he saw the idea:
Jack Adaptor - Wheel Hub Type



mattsavage 29 Nov 2009 09:37

Yes you would need an axle stand if you are changing the wheel, but you would be better to use a bottle jack for wheel changing anyway.
This Hi Lift adaptor lets you lift a wheel very easily and quickly if it is stuck, then you can slip a sand ladder or something under the wheel and off you go!

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