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Posted By Norvinge Saturday, August 01, 2020 8:42 PM
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Can anyone help me decide who made the 5th wheel?
It's probably from 1978.
The type plate is worn but I think it says Muncie Indiana on it.
Looks like it could say Dayton at the top of the sign.
Was it Dayton who later became part of Fontaine?

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Geoff Weeks
 Posted Sunday, August 02, 2020 3:52 AM
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I'd say you are correct, check out this pdf of the Dayton 5th patent.http://http://www.freepatentsonline.com/3787076.pdf
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