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Help identify unknown factory hole on Tokheim 300
#727371 Fri Mar 29 2019 02:48 PM
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Hi all,

I have several common Tokheim’s, but none of them have this hole at the top. It is a factory hole because some type of electrical conduit goes to it from the light socket manifold.

You can see the 7” pipe that goes to the hole coming out the side of the manifold. The hole itself is about 1 3/8” dia.

Can anyone please help identify what this was for? I’m considering filling it and taking the pipe off.

Note: It is NOT the small hole for the advertisement banner - that is on the sight glass side. And the on/off switch is in the normal position, down below.

Thanks for any help,
Steve

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Re: Help identify unknown factory hole on Tokheim 300
Speedracer #727486 Mon Apr 01 2019 05:00 AM
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That allows power to be run to the optional galonizer.

Re: Help identify unknown factory hole on Tokheim 300
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The ones I've seen with that hole had a small light fixture with a red lens. I always reasoned that it indicated power was on to the pump, just my guess.


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Re: Help identify unknown factory hole on Tokheim 300
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Ok, Thanks guys. I'm just going to close her up for this restoration. I was more curious than anything.

Thanks for replies,
Steve


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Re: Help identify unknown factory hole on Tokheim 300
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Tom is correct. I have one that has the light on the side to indicate that it is on.


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