Page updated 6/2023
Marking: stamped "19mm" at socket end
Release Button: NA
Hubcap puller: NA
Comparison of 1963 vs. 1964 Lug Wrench
In addition to the 1963 version being painted black, and the 1964-65 version being plated silver, the heads of the two lug wrenches are markedly different.
(Photo courtesy of Pete Bartelli)
Another photo to the right shows two 1963 Lug Wrenches painted black.
The left-most one is reportedly an early version with a weld mark around the head.
The middle one has a shorter head.
The right one is plated silver and was found in the 1964-65 versions
(Photo courtesy of Thomas Keating)
Shaft: No Marking
Decal: no decal
Handle: Blonde - Natural Finish
Length of shaft: 141.71mm measured
Length of tip: 20.63 measured
Lug Nut: Steel Black Oxide
(Section undergoing editing 3/2023)
Years: 1962 - 65
Length of shaft: 20 3/8"
Shaft finish: Parkerized
Base: marked "Bilstein"
Lifting peg: hollow sides on ends only